3 Tips to Support Your Pet's Immune System

(Family Features) Up to 70% of a pet’s immune system is contained within his or her digestive system.

“The digestive tract has immune cells that provide surveillance and are the front-line protectors to catch potential issues when pets eat something that’s not good for them,” said Michael Hayek, Ph.D., director of companion animal technical innovation for Exclusive® Pet Foods. “Since the digestive tract is so large, these cells comprise a large percentage of the total immune activity in dogs and cats.”

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