Dogs are part of the family, and we not only want to share a home with our furry kids, spend quality time together, share our wallets, but also share the delicious food in our hands. After all, the body structure of dogs is different from ours. Some complementary foods are beneficial and can be eaten with confidence, while others are absolutely fasting, otherwise it will harm their lives. Parents must be careful. Today, the editor of GGH will introduce you to the article about ingredients for dogs.
Vegetables that dogs can eat every day
These vegetables have many benefits for the dog's body and can be added to the dog's diet in moderation every day. Dogs are carnivorous animals, and the proportion of vegetable ingredients should account for 25%-33% of the staple food. When feeding, vegetables need to be cut into suitable sizes, boiled in clean water, or made into vegetable meatballs for feeding.
Asparagus: Rich in resveratrol and various minerals, natural antioxidant and anti-inflammatory agent.
Cauliflower/Broccoli: Cruciferous super food, can supplement vitamin C, protect stomach and help excrete toxins.
Celery: Promote digestion and metabolism, protect cardiovascular health, reduce inflammation.
cucumber: Contains flavonoids and tannins to protect dog's heart and lung health. Many dogs love it due to its crunchy texture and is a good source of hydration.
Pumpkin: Protect dog eyesight, rich fiber can promote intestinal peristalsis.
carrot: Protect the health of dog's skin, brain and liver, increase appetite and meet the dog's need for biting.
peeled potatoes: Good for dog's heart health, can enhance immunity, and improve skin anti-allergic ability.
In addition, most common leafy vegetables can also be fed to dogs, such as sweet potato leaves, cabbage, spinach, lettuce, cabbage, kale, lettuce, and amaranth, just cook and feed. Every time you feed a new type of vegetable, you should feed it in a small amount, and observe whether the dog has any abnormal reaction in the next four hours, and then decide whether it is suitable for the dog to eat.
Vegetable fasting for dogs
Most spices are not suitable for dogs to eat, especially forbidden to feedonion,shallots,Chinese chivesandAllum Sativa (Galic), the sulfide in it will destroy red blood cells and cause hemolysis, which may directly cause vomiting, diarrhea, fever, shock and breathing difficulties in dogs.
Safe to Feed Fruits to Dogs
Make a mixed fruit platter that you can share with your dog while watching TV and movies. If your dog likes to eat a certain fruit, you can also reward it when it behaves well.
Some berries: blueberries, blackberries, strawberries
Flat fruits: banana, dragon fruit, lotus root, orange, citrus, pecans, apples, dragon fruit
Fruits that dogs can eat but control the amount of fruit
Especially for dogs with kidney and heart health problems, the owner should avoid feeding the following fruits to avoid increasing the burden on the liver and kidneys.
Fruits with high sugar content: honeydew melon, watermelon, durian, papaya
Fruits that are likely to cause allergies and discomfort: pineapple, mangosteen, mango, kiwi
Fruits that dogs should never eat
Grapes: Both fresh and dried, may cause vomiting, diarrhea, and kidney failure.
Cherries: The stems, leaves, and pits of cherries contain cyanide, which can cause respiratory failure and shock in dogs.
Lime: Contains high concentrations of citric acid and essential oils, which can cause vomiting and diarrhea in dogs, and long-term exposure can affect the nervous system of dogs.
Avocado: Beef fruit is difficult to digest, which will cause indigestion in dogs, and eating too much will damage the spleen and stomach.
Human foods that dogs should never eat
chocolate:Theobromine and caffeine in chocolate can harm the central nervous system of dogs. Chocolate is a very dangerous food. Eating it incorrectly may cause the dog to vomit, have diarrhea, convulsions, coma, and even death in severe cases.
Alcohol:It can cause poisoning in dogs. In a short period of time, there may be a drop in body temperature, behavior changes, drooling, and severe cases can lead to seizures and heart attacks.
Macadamia, pistachios Other nuts:Nut fruits generally contain microtoxins, which are harmless to humans, but may cause paralysis in dogs and damage the pancreas
Salt:Long-term consumption of salt-flavored food will damage the dog's heart and kidneys and other organs. Avoid feeding human dishes directly in daily feeding.
bone:Dogs do not chew carefully, and the finely divided chicken bones are likely to be swallowed directly, piercing the esophagus and intestinal tract, causing massive bleeding. Hard bones can damage your dog's teeth.
tea:Theophylline and caffeine can cause excessive plasma concentrations in dogs, causing symptoms of intoxication.
Sea urchin and seafood:May cause symptoms such as diarrhea and gastroenteritis, allergies
Human food can be given to dogs in small amounts
Pure Wheat Bread
raw sun dried sweet potato
Original Chicken Jerky
Sugar-free yogurt: avoid products with xylitol and other sugar substitutes in the ingredient list
Shelled eggs, quail eggs: Feed no more than two per day
Natural Unsweetened Apple Cider Vinegar
Corn carrot lean meat soup soup dregs: Pets cannot escape the fate of eating soup dregs. Some soup ingredients can be eaten by dogs. It is true that the soup dregs can be fed to dogs, which is healthy and environmentally friendly. Pay attention to pick up the soup dregs before seasoning, and do not add fishy ingredients such as tangerine peel and ginger.
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