Released: 12/5/2012

Nutramax Laboratories, Inc. Introduces Cosequin® Joint Health Supplement for Dogs and Dermaquin® Plus Omega-3 Fish Oil Supplement for Dogs in Walmart Stores Nationwide

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Contact: Julia Wyatt

Lancaster, SC – November 28, 2012 – Nutramax Laboratories, Inc., the maker of Cosequin, the #1 Veterinarian recommended joint health supplement retail brand*, is proud to announce a nationwide launch of Cosequin for Dogs into Walmart stores. Cosequin is formulated to support, nourish and maintain the health of your pet’s joints and cartilage. Included in the product launch is Dermaquin Plus, an omega-3 fish oil supplement for dogs supporting skin and coat health plus overall wellness.

Nutramax Laboratories Cosequin and Dermaquin ProductsCosequin for Dogs is available through your local Walmart store in three convenient formulations: Cosequin Standard Strength, Cosequin Advanced Strength Joint Support with added Multi-Vitamins and Cosequin DS Plus MSM Maximum Strength Joint Health Support. " We are happy to work with Walmart to provide their customers with joint health support options for their four-legged family members," said Robert Devlin, DVM, Senior Director, Veterinary Science Division. "Pets play such an important part of our lives providing us with joy and comfort. Nutramax Laboratories wants to help keep them moving and comfortable with Cosequin."

"Jungle Jack Hanna", Director Emeritus of the Columbus Zoo, has been the Cosequin brand spokesperson for the past two years. He first became aware of Cosequin when recommended to use it to help support his dog, Tasha, by his veterinarian. "Tasha is a normal aging yellow labrador and Cosequin helps keep her moving," stated Jungle Jack. "I don’t endorse many products, but I am pleased to support Cosequin and Nutramax Laboratories."

Nutramax Laboratories will also introduce Dermaquin Plus into Walmart. Dermaquin Plus, an omega-3 fish oil supplement, provides more health benefits than vegetable oil-based omega-3 products such as flaxseed oil.

About Nutramax Laboratories, Inc.:

Nutramax Laboratories, Inc. develops nutritional supplements for pets to help improve their quality of life. Products include Cosequin, the #1 veterinarian-recommended joint health supplement retail brand,* and Dasuquin, a professional strength joint health supplement available through veterinarians. Other Nutramax Laboratories health supplements include products for skin/coat health plus overall wellness, liver health, digestive health, and urinary tract health. To learn more, contact Nutramax Laboratories at 888 886-6442 or visit

*Source: Among retail brands. Survey conducted in July 2012 of small animal veterinarians who recommended oral joint health supplements.


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