Omega 3 and Omega 6 Fatty Acids for Dogs and Cats - 1-800-PetMeds

Fish oil products for humans often contain rosemary as a natural preservative. This ingredient may not be well tolerated or safe for cats. Many omega-3 products for humans also contain flavorings that may not be safe for animal consumption.

Excellent product for omega 3's. My cats love it, also makes their fur shine.

…For dogs and cats. They work best when offered with a low-fat diet to give your pet a better ratio of Omega-3 to Omega-6 fatty acids. Ideal for use in conjunction with joint support products such as Joint Care Premium Plus. May take 6-8 weeks to see full effect. For dogs and cats. Directions: For…

Omega 3, 6, 9 for Dogs and Cats by VetriScience

Excellent product for omega 3's. My cats love it, also makes their fur shine. EPA and DHA are found abundantly in cold-water fish. Flax seed oil contains ALA, another omega-3 fatty acid that requires the body to first convert ALA to EPA and DHA before utilization. Humans and dogs have limited ability to make this conversion, while cats have even less ability to make this conversion. Therefore, supplementation with high-quality omega-3 fish oil is recommended for humans, dogs and cats.

The Benefits of Omega-3 Supplementation for Cats - The Conscious Cat

So what does this mean for our pets? Virtually all cats and dogs eating commercial pet food are deficient in Omega-3 fatty acids. Quite a few of the better foods are adding Omega-3 sources such as flaxseed meal. Ground flaxseeds are a source of alpha-linolenic acid, which has benefits in its own right. However, claims that it is a good substitute for EPA and DHA are false. Dogs and cats cannot convert more than 1-2% of it to essential EPA, and none to DHA. (See our article on for details on these oils.) Therefore, our pets still need a direct (animal-based) source of those vital fatty acids. Those sources include:

Omega-3 Pet™ for Cats and Small Breed Dogs - Nordic Naturals


Omega-3 Pet™
Cats and Small Breed Dogs

Wild Anchovy and Sardine Oil

Product Size: 2 Fluid Ounces • 60 Milliliters

Note: Product is contained in a box that includes a measured dropper for ease of use and application accuracy. All three-product sizes are the same product formulation. Nordic Naturals pet products are specially formulated for dogs and cats. In order to ensure safety, please use only our Nordic Pet Collection for dogs and cats, not our human products.

Daily supplementation with our pet products is a proactive way to help maintain the overall health for your pet companion.

Nordic Naturals Omega-3 Pet™ Cats and Small Breed Dogs product is also an excellent source of the omega-3 fatty acids EPA and DHA. It is an important supplement to help support optimal pet health at home. And, it's available in soft gels, convenient for traveling with your pet companion.

Omega-3 Pet
Cats and Small Breed Dogs
Product Size: 2 Fluid Ounces • 60 Milliliters

Note: Product is contained in a box that includes a measured dropper for ease of use and application accuracy. All three product sizes are the same product formulation.

Nordic Naturals Omega-3 Pet for Cats and Small Breed Dogs product is also an excellent source of the omega-3 fatty acids EPA and DHA. It is an important supplement to help support optimal pet health at home. And, it's available in soft gels, convenient for traveling with your pet companion.