Is a rich source of iodine for healthy thyroid gland protection, provides energy, stamina and supports reproductive health, high levels of magnesium, Vitamin B Complex.
Sea kelp is also a natural source of vitamins A, C, D and E, as well as minerals including zinc, iodine, magnesium, iron, potassium, copper and calcium. In fact, it contains the highest natural concentration of calcium of any food – 10 times more than milk.
Kelp is one of the richest natural sources of amino acids; kelp is 25% protein and 2% fat. Full of vitamins and minerals, these sea vegetables contain iodine, which is essential for healthy thyroid function, and iron to support circulation.
There are a variety of edible sea vegetables, but kelp is the most nutritious for dogs. That 60 different vitamins, minerals, and trace elements as well as 21 amino acids. Kelp is also a complex carbohydrate and a natural source for numerous growth hormones. What kelp is most known for is its iodine content, which helps to support your dog’s glandular system as well as its metabolism. Some of the other benefits associated with kelp include the following:
- Regulates glandular activity in the adrenal, pituitary, and thyroid glands.
- Great for skin allergies, as it helps reduce itching and inflammation.
- Contains protein and amino acids that help tissue repair.
- Iodine content helps to stimulate thyroid activity, speeding metabolism and weight loss.
- Improves glandular activity and a healthy metabolism.
- High-fibre content helps digestion.
- Can help reduce dental plaque and tarter buildup.
As part of a healthy diet, kelp can help your dog achieve balanced nutrition and improved overall health and well-being.
What’s The Difference Between Kelp and Seaweed?
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