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FAQs - Rose Hip Vital® Canine

Absolutely nothing. All of our Rose-Hip Vital products contain the exact same patented Rosehip powder. The whole family can share!

Rose-Hip Vital® Canine is a powerful, scientifically and clinically tested 100% natural plant-based anti-inflammatory and immune system support for dog’s joint health and wellbeing.

Clinically proven to reduce inflammation, protect cartilage, improve general health and improve performance, Rose-Hip Vital Canine’s unique combination of anti-inflammatory properties, antioxidants and natural vitamin C put it in a category all on its own.

Rose-Hip Vital® Canine contains just one single ingredient – Rosehip berries ground into a powder. That’s it, nothing else is added, however, it’s not quite that simple. Rose-Hip Vital rosehips go through patented extraction and drying processes. These processes give Rose-Hip Vital it’s powerful anti-inflammatory properties.

To find out what makes Rose-Hip Vital Canine so special click here.

Rosehips are the berry-like fruit of the wild rose bush species Rosa Canina. A wholefood known to be one of nature’s richest sources of natural vitamin C. A superfood containing 8 naturally occurring vitamins (including C, E, B1 and B6) and 23 minerals (including iron, copper, zinc and magnesium), essential fatty acids (omegas 3, 6 and 9), antioxidants and flavonoids.

GOPO® is the active compound in Rose-Hip Vital which makes it unique.

Patented extraction and drying processes isolate and activate the galactolipid/fatty acid called GOPO® which has scientifically proven anti-inflammatory and antioxidative properties.

GOPO® works by stopping excess white blood cells from gathering around inflamed tissue, thereby breaking the cycle of inflammation and protecting cartilage.

Rosehip products that do not contain GOPO® have not been shown to have anti-inflammatory properties.To watch a short video explaining how GOPO® works click here.

Yes. Rosehips are known to be one of nature’s richest sources of natural vitamin C. The patented processes used to manufacture Rose-Hip Vital® Canine maintain the integrity of the natural vitamins and minerals found in the Rosehip. The vitamin C in Rose-Hip Vital® is 100% natural and therefore absorbed more effectively then synthetic vitamin C. 2.5g of Rose-Hip Vital powder contains 12.5mg of natural vitamin C.

After approximately 3 weeks your dog should start to feel positive effects.

More than 30 scientific papers, including 9 double-blind placebo controlled trials unique to Rose-Hip Vital® products have been published in international medical journals which support the anti-inflammatory and antioxidative properties of Rose-Hip Vital®.

Yes. The potent antioxidant and vitamin C combination provide significant support to the immune system which may help with a wide variety of health issues.

There are no known side-effects and Rose-Hip Vital® Canine is shown to be well tolerated.

Yes, Rose-Hip Vital® Canine does not interfere with prescription drugs or other supplements. Always consult your dog’s healthcare professional.

Simply mix Rose-Hip Vital® Canine powder into your dog’s food. Do not mix with hot food or hot liquid.

Yes, however, we recommend introducing the product gradually to ensure tolerance. We recommend veterinary consultation if your dog has a medical history of stomach sensitivity.


No. Rose-Hip Vital® Canine is 100% plant-based.