About Cardiomyopathy in Cats and Dogs
Cardiomyopathy is among the most common types of heart conditions diagnosed in dogs and cats. The disease comes in different forms, which affects cats and dogs differently.
Dilated Cardiomyopathy is most common in dogs, and results in the thinning of the walls of the heart muscle.
Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy is far more common in cats and results in the thickening of the heart muscles.
Symptoms of Cardiomyopathy in Dogs & Cats
- Breathing difficulty
- Struggle to exercise
- Lowered appetite
- Bloated appearance
- Feet that are cold to the touch
How NHV Supplements Support Your Cat or Dog
When your pet has been diagnosed with a heart condition, you’ll want to support them in every way you possibly can. 100% natural supplements by NHV are vet-formulated to work alongside conventional treatments to help your pet recover. This kit includes NHV Hearty-Heart and NHV Turmeric to help your pet fight the symptoms of Cardiomyopathy in Dogs & Cats.
Turmeric is an herb with powerful properties for detoxifying the body, reducing inflammation, and fighting bacteria. NHV’s Hearty-Heart is formulated with 9 powerful herbs for heart health, including Hawthorn, Motherwort, and Valerian.
- Promotes heart health
- Suitable for long-term use
- Helps your cat or dog maintain youthful vitality
- Promotes overall health
- Helps improve energy levels
- Increases appetite
- Boosts blood flow to the heart
- Reduces inflammation of joints
- Discomfort-reducing properties
- Improves liver function
- Supports heart and circulatory functions
- Provides relief for Arthritis
- Calms digestive disorders
- Cancer support
- Relieves dermatitis
- item number
- 1.40 LBS
- 2 x 3.4 fl. oz (100ml)
- life stages
- adult, senior, puppy/kitten
- made in
Hawthorn – A powerful herb for heart health that stabilizes heart rate. Hawthorn has been used in traditional medicine for heart failure, heart palpitations, heart weakness, and to support the circulatory system. It improves metabolic function and blood flow by dilating blood vessels and coronary arteries. It also relieves stress.
Balsam Poplar – Improves blood flow and circulation. An anti-inflammatory and discomfort-relieving herb. It was used by Native Americans for respiratory ailments and as food for horses.
Hops – Relieves tension, anxiety, and restlessness. This herb is also a mild diuretic and aids in digestion.
Valerian – A non-drowsy, mild sedative that relaxes the nervous system.
Woody Betony – Used in holistic medicine for centuries, this nerve tonic stimulates the heart and promotes energy. May also reduce blood pressure in pets.
Lobelia – Immediately relaxes and expands the respiratory system. Improves blood flow. Soothes coughing symptoms of cardiomyopathy in dogs and cats.
European Mistletoe – Has long been used as a heart supplement to regulate blood pressure and heart rate.
Motherwort – Strengthens the heart, eases heart palpitations, and improves blood flow.
Pulsatilla – An antispasmodic that helps relax the heart and soothes coughs.
Turmeric - 100% natural turmeric. Its active ingredient, curcumin, has anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antifungal, antibacterial, anticoagulant, antiseptic, and astringent properties, and is a great overall support for the cardiovascular system.
Pet's Weight Dosage
To be taken twice daily. All NHV supplements are designed to be used together, and can, therefore, be given at once for convenience.
Select your pet's weight to determine the correct dose.
To be taken twice daily. Determine your pet’s weight and then use the easy chart below to determine the correct dose. This is the minimum dosage.
Pet's Weight Dosage
0 - 15 lb = 0.5 ml
16 - 30 lb = 1.0 ml
31 - 45 lb = 1.5 ml
46 - 60 lb = 2.0 ml
61 - 75 lb = 2.5 ml
Over 75 lb = 3.0 ml
How to Administer
Shake well before use. The easiest method is to use the dropper provided and place the drops into your pet’s food or favorite treat. You can also use the dropper and squirt directly into the pet’s mouth. Some pets can be finicky, if this occurs consider hiding the drops in foods most pet’s love such as fish, chicken or yogurt or a favorite treat. If your pet only eats dry food then soak a few kibbles at feeding time.
For Best Results
Herbal dietary supplements are beneficial to the health and well-being of your pet and are safe for long-term use. Every pet responds to natural herbal supplements differently, therefore it is important to be consistent and administer the product daily. Supplements generally take two to four weeks to take effect, however this will vary from one animal to the next.
All NHV Natural Pet Products are pure herbal extracts and contain no artificial additives, preservatives or coloring. Shelf life after opening is 6 months and must be refrigerated after opening.
Cautions and Contraindications
Do not use in pregnant or nursing animals.
All information provided by NHV Natural Pet Products is for educational purposes only.
My pet has been coughing a lot. Does it mean he has a heart condition?
Coughing can be one of the symptoms of cardiomyopathy in dogs and cats. However, coughing can be caused by health problems that are not related to the heart, such as allergies, bronchitis, etc.
How does turmeric help my pet's heart condition?
Plenty of studies have shown that turmeric is powerful against pro-inflammatory diseases, cancer, neurodegenerative diseases, depression, diabetes, obesity, and heart issues.
How long can dogs live with cardiomyopathy?
Symptoms and lifespan vary greatly based on the stage and type of heart disease.
Is this kit suitable for both dogs and cats?
Yes. The supplements in this kit are safe to give to dogs, cats, and other small animals.