Zylkene is a natural product clinically proven to help dogs and
cats manage stress and facilitate adaptation to change.
Many common situations and events can be stressful and many pets
find change however small difficult to cope with.
Since its launch in April 2008 Zylkene has been used in many
common situations which cause stress in our pets. Vets
behaviourists nurses and pet owners have all found Zylkene to be a
valuable asset in managing stress.
Zylkene is • Clinically proven in dogs & cats • Cost
effective • Easy to give • Fast-acting • Once daily •
Hypoallergenic • Preservative free • Lactose free
Zylkene has not been associated with any side effects including
sedation or memory loss and is suitable for many pets.
Zylkene is manufactured to human pharmaceutical standards (GMP) and
is available in three sizes – the different sized capsules are
also colour coded.
Zylkene only needs to be given once daily and is very easy to
give. Simply open the capsule and mix the palatable powder with
your pet’s usual food or a favourite treat. The powder is
water soluble so easily mixes with liquids such as milk cream gravy
or the oil from a tin of tuna.
For big dogs some owners prefer to give the capsule whole e.g.
hidden in a piece of cheese. However most people find mixing the
powder with their pet`s dinner or a treat to be the easiest
Zylkene is fast-acting and only needs to be started a day before
a stressful event e.g. kennel or cattery stay. However our pets are
often very clever at associating ‘cues’ with consequences e.g.
your cat may learn that seeing you pack a suitcase leads to a stay
in the cattery and may become stressed when she sees a suitcase. In
this example ideally Zylkene would be started the day before the
Zylkene 75mg: Dogs AND Cats Up to 5kg (11lb) - 1 capsule a
Dogs between 5-10kg (11-22lbs) - 2 capsules a day
Zylkene 225mg: Dogs between 10-20kg (22-44lb) - 1 capsule daily
Zylkene 450mg: Dogs between 20-40kg (44lb-88lb)- 1 capsule
Dogs over 40kg (88lbs) - 2 capsules daily