The Shark Cartilage dog treats are a natural and healthy treat for your best friend, made from only Australian shark cartilage. There are countless nutrients found in these treats, such as omega 3 fatty acids (for joint and skin health), calcium (for bone health), and protein (for muscle health), to name a few. There are two sizes to these treats, the standard size, and the thick size for a long-lasting treat for larger dogs.
The Shark Cartilage treats also come in a powder form to sprinkle over the food of dogs suffering from afflictions, such as arthritis and other joint pain. The dose should be low to start with in order to see how your dog reacts.
Powder: 100% pure hi grade shark cartilage powder from Australian caught shark. A great source of Chondroitin Sulphate, Glucosamine Sulphate, Protein & Calcium.
Powder Dosage: See below for daily guide of powder. Once results are seen (normally 4-6 weeks) you can reduce to a maintenance amount of 50-80% of dose. Dosage is a guide and can be varied depending on your dogs results. Results vary and there is no guarantees that your dog will see improvements. research suggests 80% of dogs see some form of improvement when taking it regularly.
|Pet’s weight||Initial Dose|
|< 15kg||5 grams / 1 tsp|
|15 – 30kg||10 grams /2 tsp|
|30 – 40kg||15 grams / 3 tsp|
|40+kg||20grams / 4 tsp|
Our shark products are either 100% North Queensland Black Tip or Australian Gummy shark. These are both common sharks in Australia caught using sustainable practices with quota’s strictly managed by the Australian Fisheries. They are declared as least concern by the IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature). They are very common in our Australian waters and not endangered. No threatened shark species are used in our products.
Please also note that these fish are primarily caught for human consumption, often referred to as flake in fish and chip shops and we mainly use the non human consumption left overs which would otherwise be discarded. Nothing is wasted. We do not catch endangered sharks to use just their fins, tails or skin for dog products! We use the left overs of common sustainably fished Australian shark used for human consumption.
100% Australian caught Gummy Shark and dried in Australia. Gummy shark is used in fish and ship shops in Australia and generally sold under the name flake. We use the left overs.
Gummy shark is classed as fully sustainable and has a quota which is strictly monitored by the Australia Fisheries.
We 100% do not use unsustainable, endangered shark species for any of our shark products.
Product of Australia: Manufactured in Australia using 100% Australian Shark
Single ingredient product with no preservatives, additives, colours, added sugar, or anything else!
Lowest Fat Dog Treats (Under 5%)
Long Lasting – Mini to Small Dogs
Anti-Inflammatory And Joints
This is a natural product so sizes and weights vary based on the size and part of the animal. The following is an indication on average only.
approximate sizes: 15cm long (both thick and thin) and thickness thick 2-3cm, standard 1-2cm
There are approximately 80-100 pieces in the standard thickness bags and 40 in the thick bags.
Please note that there can be a reasonable variation in this number depending on the batch and the section of cartilage.