Chicken is a good source of protein, and cooked chicken can even be substituted for or added to his regular meal.
Celery is very low in fat and cholesterol and is an excellent source of fibre; vitamins A, C, and K; folate; potassium; and manganese. The crunchy veggie also might freshen up your dog’s breath, which is all the incentive some dog owners need.
Carrots are an excellent source of the antioxidant alpha-carotene and beta-carotene. These antioxidants are converted to vitamin A in the body.
Vitamin A is a fat-soluble vitamin that is important for maintaining a healthy immune system, keeping skin healthy and promoting good vision.
Tomatoes also contain antioxidants and several important vitamins and minerals, like potassium, vitamin C and vitamin K.
Red and yellow capsicums are healthy for dogs and contain high levels of vitamins A, C, E, and lots of antioxidants. It also boosts your dog’s immune system and reduce inflammation.
Sweet potatoes support a healthy digestive system thanks to their high dietary fibre content. They’re also low in fat and contain essential vitamins like B6, C, and A. It is also rich in Beta-carotene. Beta-carotene is an antioxidant that helps reduce the risk of certain types of cancer while simultaneously providing protection against heart disease.
Best recognized as added flavour for pizza, oregano is high in antioxidants and flavonoids and is reported as an antimicrobial. This non-toxic herb has been used to help with digestive problems, diarrhoea, and gas. Research using oil of oregano has also shown antifungal properties.
Another leafy herb commonly seen as a garnish on our plates is a source of flavonoids, antioxidants, and vitamins. It also contains lycopene and carotenes. Often added to dog treats as a breath freshener or used to soothe the stomach, parsley has a long history of use with dogs.
This dog-approved leafy herb, well-known for its delicious role in pesto, has antioxidant, antiviral, and antimicrobial properties.