The breakthrough in understanding of the benefits of cod liver oil really came with the discovery of the functions of omega 3 fatty acids found in fish oils. Omega 3s are important in regulation of body processes, such as inflammation. They are also important in heart health, in the development of the eye and brain in young animals and in skin and hair condition. This slow release capsule ensures your pet gets the benefits of omega 3 over time without anyunpleasant taste. It’s is an excellent source of Vitamin D, needed for strong bones and absorption of calcium and vitamin A which is also important for skin and hair quality. Often given to maintain mobility and supple joints, this is a great choice for active and working dogs.