The omega fatty acids in Wild Gold Camelina Oil benefit your dog in many ways. The most noticeable impact is likely to be their effect on coat quality. Camelina oil provides a source of omega-6 fatty acid that is necessary for water permeability of skin and supplementation with fatty-acids is often noted to turn previously dull, dry and brittle coats into glossier coats that shed less. Additionally, omega-3 fatty acids may help reduce itching associated with hot spots due not only to their impact on coat and skin but also their anti-inflammatory properties. These powerful anti-inflammatory properties reduce inflammation throughout the body with potential benefits to joints making them a good choice for older dogs. For working and performance dogs, fatty acids provide a source of cool energy.