Thorne Research Thorne Vet Canine Basic Nutrients

Canine Basic Nutrients is intended for use in all phases of a dogs life. It provides a broad range of nutrients, in a palatable form, to meet canine needs.

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Canine Basic Nutrients is intended for use in all phases of a dogs life. It provides a broad range of nutrients, in a palatable form, to meet canine needs. With modern processed food and pollution of our food, water, and environment, it is difficult to know whether dogs are getting all the basic nutrients needed for optimal health. By supplying your patients with these formulas early in their life, or before they become ill, you can enhance the quality and length of their lives.

A complete multi-vitamin and mineral formula for dogs of all ages
-Optimize canine health and vitality

-Enhance quality of life

-Vitamins and minerals in their most highly-absorbable forms

-For all phases of a dogs life

The macrominerals (calcium, magnesium, and potassium) are provided as well-absorbed citrate-malate chelates. The trace minerals (zinc, copper, iron) are supplied in the highly bioavailable bisglycinate chelates. Chromium is supplied as Thorne Researchs patented Ultrachrome®. Vitamins B2, B6, B12, and folate are provided in their active, tissue-ready forms (riboflavin 5-phosphate, pyridoxyl 5-phosphate, methylcobalamin, and 5-methyltetrahydrofolate, respectively).

This formula can be combined with other ThorneVET products that support specific systems as indicated.

For use in dogs only.

One capsule per 25 lbs body weight daily


Active Ingredients Per Capsule:
Calcium ... 50mg
d-Alpha Tocopheryl ... 37.3mg
(Vitamin E)(45 IU)
Ascorbic Acid ... 25mg
(Vitamin C)
Magnesium ... 25mg
Riboflavin 5-Phosphate Sodium ... 10mg
(Vitamin B2)
Calcium Pantothenate ... 10.9mg
(Vitamin B5)
Niacin ... 10mg
Niacinamide ... 10mg
Thiamin ... 10mg
(Thiamin HCl)
Choline Citrate ... 5mg
Pyridoxal 5-Phosphate ... 5mg
(Vitamin B6)
Beta-Carotene ... 3.34mg
(1, 000 IU)
Vitamin A Palmitate ... 2mg
(500 IU)
Inositol ... 1mg
Potassium ... 1mg
Zinc ... 500mcg
Iron ... 250mcg
Chromium ... 20mcg
(Chelidamate Arginate)*
Biotin ... 10mcg
Copper ... 10mcg
Folate ... 10mcg
Methylcobalamin ... 10mcg
(Vitamin B12)
Selenium ... 10mcg
Vitamin K1 ... 5mcg
Vitamin D3 ... 1.9mcg
(75 IU)

Inactive Ingredients: Hypromellose (derived from cellulose) capsule, Alaska pollock (dried skins) (Theragra chalcogramma).

*ThorneVETs trade name for Chromium (4 oxopyridine, 2, 6-dicarboxylate, arginate) is UltraChrome®. Its use in this product is protected by U.S. Patent No. 5, 665, 385.

or use in dogs only.

Safe use in pregnant animals or animals intended for breeding has not been proven.

If animals condition worsens or does not improve, stop product administration and consult your veterinarian.

Potential for long-term effects.

For animal use only.

Keep out of the reach of children and animals. In case of accidental overdose, contact a health professional immediately.

WARNING: Accidental overdose of iron-containing products is a leading cause of fatal poisoning in children under six. Keep this product out of reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, call a doctor or a poison control center immediately.

The Cautions and Warnings for individual ThorneVET products are required to be included on the label by the National Animal Supplement Council (NASC) and were written by the NASCs Scientific Advisory Risk Assessment Committee.