Chinese Body Sore Herbal Remedy

by Hugh
(Hong Kong)

My 13 year old Retriever has arthritis. She has acupuncture each week, and has been prescribed a Chinese Traditional Medicine called Body Sore in powder form.

I've been baking her biscuits containing the Body Sore, as she can smell it if I add it to her normal food, and won't eat it. Over the past few weeks she has become increasingly fussy with food, is being treated for a gum infection, and can't eat the biscuits. I purchased some empty pill capsules in the hope I could hide them in something, but no luck. I've tried peanut butter, cheese, ham, but as soon as she crunches the capsule, out it comes. She needs 3 capsules (2gm) twice a day.

I have tried giving them to her by the 'manual' method, but after the first capsule she gets upset...........and so do I.

I really don't know how to get her to take the powder, and I'm getting very frustrated with myself and upset for my dog.

Does anyone have any ideas?

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Herbs
by: Anonymous

I use Steve's raw goats milk yogurt! He licks it right up and its like a treat :) Food luck!

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Easy 123
by: Anonymous

My dog eats them out of my hand he's ready and he really likes it!

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How to give your dog medicine
by: JanieM

Brown one lb of ground beef
Drain
Cook two large sweet potatoes
I cook mine in the microwave potato pouch to save time
Let all cool to room temperature
Mix together
Then you make meatballs and stuff meds inside
My dogs love it!
Keep up to 4 days in the refrigerator

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Body sore
by: Anonymous

I mix my dog's body sore herbs with a bit of Kefir. Kefir is fermented milk. I know it sounds horrible and it doesn't smell that great but it is good for the gut bacteria. I myself have it every morning in a smoothie and I just feed it to the dog plain. You can buy it in the grocery dairy isle. I make my own. Either way my dog gobbles it up and licks the bowl. I hope this helps.

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chinese body sore pill
by: Anonymous

I use liversausage. Wrap it around the pill.
My little chi loves it

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take medication
by: Anonymous

I just open my dog's mouth and pop it into the back and he swallows

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How to hide body sore
by: Anonymous

Hi,

I just got this today for my dog and turned her nose up at it straight away.

I had some nutrigel on hand from when she wasn't well and I use it to give ALL of her medicines it's sweet like molasses and I mixed the body sore in it and she liked my finger clean didn't even care it was in there.

Give that a try.

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Hiding Body Sore
by: Anonymous

I mix mine in canned pumpkin and they never even notice.

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