This 100% natural dog treat are specifically beneficial for dogs in need of natural anti-inflammatories. These treats may help with sore joints, sensitive guts, or inflamed allergic skin, just to name a few. The active ingredient in turmeric is curcumin, which has antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antiviral, antibacterial, antifungal, wound healing and anticancer activities. Pumpkin seeds are full of fibre, vitamins and minerals, as well as a very clever amino acid known as cucurbitin. Cucurbitin is an amino acid which can reduce worm burdens. Pumpkin is a soluble fibre, meaning it is readily available for the body to use and easily digested. Pumpkin aids the body in the digestion process as it is a prebiotic.
The main benefits to the banana and hemp dog treats are to help decrease inflammation, such as in the skin and joints, and improve heart health. Hemp seeds contain the perfect ratio of omega 6 to omega 3 fatty acids, and when they are in the perfect ratio, they have potent anti-inflammatory effects. This is great news for dogs suffering from creaky, stiff joints, or allergic, itchy skin. Bananas are also excellent for heart health. They are crammed with potassium, which is an essential electrolyte for keeping the heart beating in a normal rhythm. Without potassium, the heart beat would be chaotic. They also contain vitamin B6, which is used in the formation of red blood cells; the cells which carry oxygen around the body.
This healthy dog treat have been specifically made to help boost the immune system, however, they may also have numerous other benefits such as improving the quality of the skin and coat, and providing plenty of energy for an active, healthy lifestyle. Coconut oil is also full of essential fatty acids, such as linoleic acid, also known as omega-6. These fatty acids improve joint health, skin health and brain health, making them extremely beneficial for older dogs with deteriorating joints or mentation, or dogs which suffer from allergic skin disease. Kale is the other main ingredient in this recipe, which benefits dogs in so many ways. It is teeming with vitamins and minerals, which benefit the cardiovascular system in many ways. It contains iron which is involved in making the haemoglobin part of the red blood cells, which carries oxygen.
The Hemp and Rosemary treats are grain free and 100% organic. They are packed with essential fatty acids and minerals. Hemp seeds contain the perfect ratio of omega 6 to omega 3 fatty acids, and when they are in the perfect ratio, they have potent anti-inflammatory effects. This is great news for dogs suffering from creaky, stiff joints, or allergic, itchy skin. Rosemary contains antioxidants, which means it can help neutralize cell-damaging free radicals in the body. It also has pathogen-fighting capabilities that extend to our pets’ bodies, where it can help against various fungi and bacteria. Chickpeas are an excellent source of folic acid, potassium and fibre, in addition to being a good source of iron, magnesium, copper, zinc and phosphorus and they contain thiamine, niacin, vitamin B6 and calcium as well.