Vitamins and Minerals are indispensable for human beings and if you have been wondering whether they hold the same value for your furry friend, the answer is YES. Dogs need vitamins and minerals just like humans and if they are not given a prescribed dose of the same, it may result in stunted growth. The following guide will help you to understand the need for vitamins and minerals in a more nuanced manner.

Vitamins

Human beings need Vitamin A, Vitamin B, Vitamin C, Vitamin D, Vitamin E, Vitamin K. And do not be amazed when we tell you that your dog also needs exactly these very vitamins.

1 Carrots, Berries, Eggs, Butter, Sweet potatoes and Organ meats like Beef or Chicken liver – Replete with Vitamin A and Plant oils, Leafy green vegetables, Seeds, Wheat germ, Bran, Whole grains, Liver- Rich in Vitamin E, these food items are imperative for your dog as they facilitate growth, fetal development, immune function, and cell function.

2. Whole grains, Beans, Vegetables, Nuts, Dairy products:  These food items contain Vitamin B-12 which aids in cell growth.

3. Fruits, Vegetable and Organ meats: Source of Vitamin C, these boost immunity, promote healing and fights illness.

4. Fish oil, Fatty fish, Egg yolks, Dairy products, Liver, Beef and Cottage cheese: These food items are rich in Vitamin D which helps strengthen your dog’s bones and teeth.

5. Liver, Leafy green vegetables, Milk, Cabbage, Fish: They are a source of Vitamin K which activates dog’s blood’s capacity to clot.

Minerals

Minerals are one essential class of nutrients that must be included in a healthy, balanced diet. They are crucial for the proper development and function of your dog’s body. Specific minerals must also be present in a dog food in the right amounts to provide optimal health.

 Minerals help in the formation of bone and cartilage, regulate nerve and muscle function, fluid balance regulation, the transportation of oxygen in the bloodstream and hormone production. Minerals work together to coordinate various body functions and maintain normal activities on a daily basis

Now that we know the vitamins and minerals that must be included in our pet’s diet, the next step is to make sure that we provide them with the necessary vitamins and minerals on a daily basis. This includes feeding them and often force-feeding them vegetables and carrots and other dairy products. Sometimes our pets are vegetarians and miss out the nutrition which comes with non-vegetarian food items. So in such a scenario, instead of force-feeding them, you can opt for our product CHEWLICIOUS

Chewlicious Chhurpi Bars are organic vegetarian nutritious treats which are made up of Yak Milk. It is organically produced in the Upper Himalayas of Sikkim and is packaged with our love. Your dog is bound to love it because it is made up of cheese and is thus extremely delicious. The texture of Chewlicious is hard which makes it long lasting, this will keep your dog occupied and will prevent it from chewing harmful substances. Besides being rich in vitamins and minerals, it is also rich in protein. It also promotes oral health and keeps the gum strong and healthy.

 

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