The Puppy and the Dog They have been man’s companion through the ages and adapted to their owners, but they have their own behavioural and nutritional demands. Knowing and respectingthem will guarantee their health and well-being.

The cat’s feline nature is always a matter of fascination.He adapts with apparent ease to daily life, and yet he has behavioural and nutritional requirements of his own. Knowing them and respecting them will guarantee his well-being and his health.

Because of its composition, a Royal Canin Health Nutrition food provides all essential nutrients measured out with utmost precision in order to contribute every day and on a long-term basis to the well-being and health of every animal, according to his age, his size, his physiological condition and his breed.

Innovation for the sake of dogs and cats’ health. For over 40 years, Royal Canin has worked with breeder partners and veterinary nutritionists to go ever further into innovation and precision to enable us to formulate nutritional solutions which perfectly meet dogs and cats’ real needs.


Also known as: Vitamin B6

A pyridoxine deficiency is expressed by skin, nerve and blood anomalies. Pyridoxine helps prevent or treat some diseases affecting the corresponding organs.

A little background information

Pyridoxine or vitamin B6 was not discovered and isolated until the mid twentieth century and scientists continue to map its roles in the body, which would appear to be manifold.

Its role in the body

Vitamin B6 acts as a coenzyme of many enzyme systems, thus playing multiple roles in different metabolisms, especially that of amino acids.

Natural sources

Like all group B vitamins, pyridoxine is a watersoluble substance present in various foods, including yeast, wheat germ and meat. Dairy products and cereals contain only very low quantities.