5 Foods to Increase your Dog’s Health

April 11th, 2019

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The term ‘superfood’ is thrown around a lot as people try to improve their diets and health. But there are certain foods which are also natural health boosters for our four legged friends. Add the following foods to your pup’s diet hidden in meals or as tasty treats.

  1. Kale

Kale is full of calcium, iron, and Vitamins A, C and K. To feed your dog Kale, it is best to hide it in their usual meals.

  1. Broccoli

Broccoli is another green full of nutrients. It aids digestion, repairs skin damage, supports heart health and has cancer fighting properties.

  1. Carrots

Carrots are a great snack for your Dog to crunch on. They are full of Vitamins A, C and K. Beta Carotene which is found in Carrots can help lower the risks of heart disease and help to clean the teeth.

  1. Blueberries

Blueberries are a delicious treat which are full of antioxidants and fibre. However, don’t feed them too many as this can cause digestive issues.

  1. Spinach

Finally, Spinach is great source of iron, fibre and Vitamin K. It also helps to prevent inflammation in dogs.

Whether it’s snuck on the plate or chopped up for a snack, these 5 foods will provide plenty of nutrition.

 

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