Provide cat joint support and ease the pain arthritis can cause with Old Timer, an herbal tonic that helps in the management of arthritis and its symptoms. Arthritis is a degenerative disease that tends to affect the elbow joints in cats (though any joint can be affected). It’s a debilitating condition that can lead to hip dysplasia and impaired mobility.
Symptoms of Arthritis in Cats
- Walking with a bunny hop gait
- Joint pain or discomfort
- Joint swelling
- Poor appetite
- Reluctance to be handled
- Litterbox issues
- Difficulty jumping
Causes of Arthritis in Cats
- Old age
- Injuries to the muscles or joints
- Conditions such as hip dysplasia (though rare in cats)
- Infections of the joints
Additional Support Tips
Arthritis gradually becomes worse over time and can become debilitating to your cat. To help with this condition, keep your cat away from cold or damp areas and provide opportunities to stimulate them with exercise.
Also, talk to your vet about means of joint pain relief for your cat. Adding holistic supplements, such as those by NHV to your vet’s conventional treatment plan, along with other holistic therapies like hydrotherapy and acupuncture is an effective way to provide excellent cat joint support.
Pet Care Expert Tip
Getting or keeping your frosted face kitty or doggo at a healthy weight can help decrease the pressure on the bones and joints.
Extra Support with Natural Supplements
Vet-formulated, holistic supplements by NHV are safe to use long-term. They’re ethically-sourced with Non-GMO ingredients. If you have questions, ask our pet experts at NHV. We’re here to help alleviate your pet’s pain naturally.
- item number
- 0.70 LBS
- 3.4 fl. oz. (100ml)
- life stages
- adult, senior, kitten
- made in
Guggul – Eases painful arthritis symptoms.
Asian Ginseng – Contains natural immune-supporting properties.
Ginger – An antioxidant and anti-inflammatory.
Astragalus – Helps support the immune system by enhancing phagocytic activity and increasing interferon production.
Alfalfa – A plant containing vitamins, amino acids, minerals, and high protein levels.
Cayenne – A tonic with anti-inflammatory properties.
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 provide and places 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 favourite 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 wellbeing 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 Old Timer in pregnant or nursing animals. Should be used in moderation in cases of sensitive digestive tract. Speak to your vet before using our products. A second visit is recommended if your pet’s condition does not improve, or deteriorates after continued use of the supplements.
All information provided by NHV Natural Pet Products is for educational purposes only.
How Can I Tell if My Cat Has Arthritis?
Cats don't always show outward signs of arthritis. You may notice your kitty is less active, or more reluctant to jump up on to furniture.
My Cat is Young But Has joint Pain. Can I Still Use Old Timer?
Despite the name, Old Timer is also a good support for cat joint pain in younger pets!
Will this Cause my Pet to Age Prematurely?
No. Old Timer has antioxidant properties that are well known to slow down the aging process.
Does this Product Slow Down the Aging Process of my Pet?
The herbs present in this formulation have many antioxidant properties. Along with providing cat joint pain relief, antioxidants are known to slow down the aging process.