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What is glucosamine and what are its possible benefits for dogs?

What is glucosamine and what are its possible benefits for dogs?

If you're a dog owner like me, chances are you've heard of something out there called, "Glucosamine" (usually pronounced gloo·KO·suh·meen). Maybe your veterinarian mentioned it to you during your last visit, or maybe you saw it referenced in a social media post. Either way, you've come to the right place to learn more about this important substance. In this blog post, we're going to answer two basic questions: What exactly is glucosamine? What are its possible benefits for dogs? What is glucosamine? Glucosamine is a type of amino sugar that's produced naturally and exists in the bones of animals (including both humans and dogs),...

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