Vegetables are good sources of vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, and are rich in fiber. Feeding vegies helps to keep your dog healthy on a low budget. They are also fitting for dogs on a weight loss program because of their low fat content. It can be used as a meal topper or treat replacement.
Dog friendly Vegetables to feed your dog include:
- Sweet potato.
- Green beans.
NB:While these vegetables are good for your dogs, you should check in with your veterinarian before feeding them to your dog, especially if your dog has an existing medical condition.
How to prepare vegetables for dogs
The preparation is as important as the vegetable itself. Ensure you are not feeding seeds with your veggies and make sure to chop it to a size your dog can easily swallow. You can prepare your veggies by blanching, steaming, or pureeing.
Toxic vegetables for dogs
Not all vegetables are good for your pet, avoid these toxic vegetables at all cost! Veggies like Onions, Leeks, Garlic, Raw potatoes, Scallions, and Garlic are poisonous for your pet.