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Re: [FH] Flax oil

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  • Bill & Linda Fischbach
    I syringe feed Mittens, and add a little Safflower oil. Is there a better choice? Linda ... From: zellenesa To:
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      I syringe feed Mittens, and add a little Safflower oil. Is there a better
      choice?

      Linda

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      From: "zellenesa" <zellene.sandler@...>
      To: <feline-heart@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Wednesday, May 29, 2002 11:40 AM
      Subject: [FH] Flax oil


      > There has been a great deal of discussion on holisticat about flax
      > oil and whether cats can process veggie oils, too. There is some
      > evidence both ways. I really don't know what the scientific stuff
      > behind this is, so I cover all the bases and give Widgie a rotation
      > of oils, including Merritt Naturals Animal Essentials fatty acid
      > supp, and an organic flax oil supp. I have also used Derm Caps in the
      > past. I do see a difference in her fur and whether it's the flax or
      > the Animal Essentials which contains fish oils, I can't say.
      >
      > The one oil I would not use is the cod liver oil because of the
      > danger of overdosing the A. Many of the pet supplement companies now
      > market fatty acid supps, so there are many to choose from. EFA's are
      > good for the heart and for asthma. There have been some recent
      > articles about the benefits of fish oil for the heart. But you'd want
      > to use a fish body oil, not the liver oil.
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