Ingredient Glossary Search Results:
When looking at ingredients in any of the products that you offer your pets, if you find an ingredient that we do not capture here, please send it to us using the form below, and our Staff Veterinarian would be more than happy to send you some information.
Search by choosing Green, Yellow or Red ingredient type of your choice, or keyword search in the text box below for the ingredient name.
Items with green leaves are recommended as safe and healthy options. You will find many of these ingredients in the products on Pet Planet shelves.
Hemp Seed Oil
An oil that may be helpful to heart health, and cardiovascular function, and may help to prevent degenerative diseases. Contain 3:1 ratio of Omega-6 to Omega-3 fatty acids. Contains DHA to improve brain health and provides excellent support for skin and coat. Hemp seed oil provides antifungal, antiviral, and antibacterial properties.
Both protein and fat are sometimes broken down or hydrogenated to change their structure. The most common hydrolyzed ingredient is animal protein. Hydrolyzed protein molecules are broken down (shortened) to reduce their ability to cause an allergic response. The process has the disadvantage of reducing nutritional value and palatability. The risk of diarrhea may also be possible, especially if there is no transition time.