Pet stress product launched in Germany
Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health has introduced its stress management product for dogs and cats, Zylkène, to the German market. The product is a dietary supplement containing alpha-casozepine, a peptide produced by the trypsin hydrolysis of the milk protein casein. According to I/SPAH, the product helps correct behavioral problems caused by stress or anxiety. It is well tolerated by both dogs and cats, says the company, and does not cause side effects.