The Powerful Benefits of Honey for our Four-Legged Best Friends
If our pups could tell us how much they love honey in their diet, they would say “I wants honey all daa timee”. Not only does it taste great to our furry companions, but it has a full array of health benefits! Honey can help with allergies, awareness, weight maintenance, aches and pains, and anti inflammation.
Honey is known as a “superfood” with nutrients such as vitamins A, B complex, C, D, E, and K. It is also rich in enzymes and minerals like calcium, copper, iron, magnesium, and manganese. These ingredients act as natural antibacterial, antimicrobial, antiseptic, and antifungal sources.
Honey is rich in flavonoids, which are a strong source of antioxidants and aid in anti inflammation and immune system health.
Here are ways Honey can improve your dogs well being:
1. Natural Anti Inflammatory
A research study conducted by Health With Honey shows that honey and other bee products are a great Natural remedies for dogs with arthritis and other joint issues. A daily dose of honey was proven to reduce inflammation, aches, and pains within a week!
Now aches and pains in our dogs will “bee gone”!
2. Helps maintain a healthy weight
Because honey has energy, endurance, and vitality enriching properties to it, it will allow our dogs to be more active during the day. This activity will lead to helping them get the exercise they need on a daily basis in order to stay healthy!
3. Digestion Health
Honey acts as a natural lining for your dogs stomach and intestines. It does not ferment in your dog's stomach, therefore it calms and coats their stomach and intestines, allowing for easier digestion!
4. Allergy Relief
Honey is a natural remedy for seasonal allergies in our dogs. It can help prevent our dogs from experiencing many of these allergies that are associated with itchy skin, irritated bellies and paws, and hot spots. Honey works its magic by exposing your dog to very low doses of the substances causing the allergic reaction and will create immunity within your dog overtime!
Overall, honey can do wonders and help our dogs live a much happier and healthier life! We love them like children so why not give them the best quality foods!