What is Cantercal Equine™?
Cantercal is 100% natural bone and ligament supplement. Cantercal contains highly bio-available calcium & phosphorus in hydroxyapatite form, which is the building block of bone. Cantercal also contains collagen that is the major building block of the body. Collagen holds the body structures together; it also stimulates osteoblasts to lay down stronger bone. Cantercal may help in the prevention & treatment of many bone & ligament disorders.
Cantercal Key Points Cantercal is 100% Micro Crystalline Hydroxyapatite Complex (MCHC) of marine origin. Cantercal contains calcium and phosphorus as hydroxyapatite. Hydroxyapatite is the major building block of bone, it has a chemical structure of Ca10(PO4)6(OH)2. The recommended daily dose of calcium: phosphorus is 2:1; this is because of the ratio of calcium: phosphorus is 2:1 in hydroxyapatite. Cantercal also contains approximately 14% Collagen, which is the major structural protein of connective tissue. It is essential for skin, bone, tendons, ligaments, joint cartilage and many other body structures. Cantercal also contains other minerals including magnesium, boron, zinc, copper and other trace minerals. Because Cantercal contains organic minerals they are easily absorbed by the body and readily bio-available. Cantercal is manufactured from sustainably sourced fish bones from fish caught in the deep water of New Zealand’s southern coast. Cantercal may be useful in the treatment and prevention of such conditions as:
· Shin soreness
· Bone and ligament injuries
· Big head
· Joint injuries
· Assist in the growth and development of bones in young animals
Dosage 1 Level scoop (5 grams ) in feed per 200kg body weight daily