Do you add Hemp to your dogs diet?
Two tablespoons of hemp protein powder contains: 90 calories,15 grams of protein, 8 grams of dietary fiber, 40 percent of the daily value (DV) for iron. Important nutrients like vitamin E, magnesium and zinc
Hemp Protein Benefits
1) Protein Powerhouse: Hemp protein powder provides 15 grams of protein. It contains a nearly perfect balance of the essential amino acids
2) Excellent Source of Fiber: Per serving, hemp protein powder contains 8 grams of dietary fiber, 90 percent of which is insoluble and 10 percent of which is soluble. Insoluble fiber helps maintain a healthy digestive system, while soluble fiber can help manage blood sugar
.3) Ideal Balance of Essential Fatty Acids: Hemp seeds provide omega-3 and omega-6 essential fatty acids (EFAs) in the nutritionally optimal 1:3 ratio.
4) Easy to Digest: As a plant-based protein, hemp powder is easy on the digestive system. It does not contain any oligosaccharides, which are chemicals present in soy and whey that can produce gas and digestive upset.
Since hemp protein lacks these compounds, it is easy to digest.Easy enough to add into your dogs diet with just a scoop or add in to treat recipe.
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