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Bee Nut Buddies- Super Foods for the Love of Dogs

Veggies for Doggies

 

Arugula

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Arugula is one of the parts of the salad that looks especially leafy, and  can have some great health benefits.

  • Improved brain function due to a number of vitamins and minerals
  • Improved bone health, great for athletic, arthritic, or even growing puppies.
  • Prevention of cancer with antioxidants
  • Hydration, even during hot months- great for athletic dogs

Broccoli

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Like most high-performing greens, broccoli is high in carotenoids, which help the body rid itself of harmful compounds. Broccoli is the only green veggie with a high level of sulforaphane. Sulforaphane flushes cancer-causing chemicals from the body, making broccoli a champion among superfoods. You will find broccoli in Bee nut Buddie products.

  • Increased heart health
  • Possible increases in cognitive functioning
  • Reduction in tumor growth
  • Better digestive health due to high fiber

Brussels Sprouts

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Brussels sprouts are a great source of over a dozen vitamins and minerals, making them an easy addition high-nutrition.

  • Detoxification
  • Antioxidants for prevention of cancer
  • Anti-inflammatory properties
  • Support of the cardiovascular system

Carrots

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Everyone knows carrots offer benefits for eye health, but did you know chomping on a carrot helps maintain can help your dogs skin?

  • Large amounts of Vitamin A, which help repair skin
  • Protection against UV rays
  • Carotenoids in carrots may help prevent cancer
  • Possible help regulating blood sugar
  • Improved immune functions

Cilantro

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Cilantro promotes fat reduction in the body, making it a great herb for us in diet recipes.

  • A number of antioxidants, which help your body fight disease and cancer
  • Lower blood sugar levels
  • Reduced anxiety and discomfort due to muscle-relaxing properties
  • Improved quality of sleep

Kale

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A leader among superfoods, kale brings benefits to the entire body. A high amount of Vitamin C boosts natural collagen, increasing skin elasticity. Kale is also high in copper, protecting your skin from exposure and inflammation.

  • Promotion of cell growth from Vitamin A
  • Reduced bloating
  • Increased brain health and cognition due to the presence of omega-3 fatty acids
  • Increased heart health due to high carotenoid levels

Parsley

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Often used to decorate a dish, parsley actually comes with its fair share of nutritional power. The herb features a high concentration of man important vitamins and minerals, as well as chlorophyll.

  • A reduced risk of heart attack through blood vessel protection and conversion of dangerous molecules
  • Increased immune function
  • Reduction of the damage done to cells by free radicals
  • Reduced urinary tract, kidney, or bladder problems

Peppermint

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Peppermint has several digestive benefits, but the best one may be the taste.

  • Irritable bowel syndrome symptoms
  • Indigestion
  • Nausea

Spirulina

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Spirulina is an algae rich in a number of vitamins, minerals, and proteins.  Researchers are still working to understand all the health benefits of spirulina, known benefits include:

  • Increased immune support, which may increase the body’s ability to prevent or fight disease
  • Healthier heart functions
  • Possible protection against allergic reactions
  • Possible reduced risk of oral cancer
  • Possible reduced risk of liver disorders

Spinach

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Like broccoli and kale, spinach is loaded with properties that enhance health across your entire body. According to researchers, spinach contains over a dozen flavonoids that are beneficial in fighting cancer and inflammation in the body. The benefits of Spinach for your health are amazing, here are some to name a few:

  • Protection against eye disease
  • Strengthening of bones
  • Balancing of the high acidic
  • Boosting brainpower through omega-3 fatty acids
  • Boosting the immune system with high concentrations of several essential vitamins
  • and is found in Bee Nut Buddies Power Pouches

Sweet Potato

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Sweet potatoes contain a high concentration of Vitamin C, but they are also strong in Vitamin A, which boosts immune health and helps the body repair skin and other tissues.

  • Antioxidants that help your body fight disease such as cancer
  • Anti-inflammatory properties
  • Help regulating blood sugar
  • Antifungal properties
  • More efficient brain and nerve functions

Wheatgrass

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Like parsley, wheatgrass is a superfood

  • Wheatgrass contains an enzyme that breaks down superoxide radicals into a form the body can better manage, which slows the aging process.
  • Chlorophylls in wheatgrass diminish the impact of harmful bacteria, helping the body fight disease.
  • Chlorophylls purify the body, especially areas such as the liver.
  • Wheatgrass promotes heart health and better blood flow.
  • Chlorophylls help the body manage blood sugar levels.
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