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The protein content in kelp is helpful in managing tissue repair in dogs. High in trace minerals and photonutrients, kelp helps to maintain immune health, enhance the skin and coat, support a healthy heart, and improve digestion and appetite. Another supplement I considered adding to Murphy’s protocol. Since many of the benefits of this supplement are already found in Murphy’s cocktail, I opted not to add this because I did not want to overwhelm his system.

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Here are some important benefits of green foods for dogs.

Green foods include sea vegetables and certain grasses. Most green foods are considered to be “whole foods” in that they are complete foods that are safe to be fed daily. These foods are nutrient-rich in amino acids, minerals, vitamins and phytonutrients such as lycopenes and carotenes.

One of the best benefits of green food for dogs is the high mineral content, the ability to build energy, enhance the immune system, aid with digestibility and thyroid support. One of the most common sea vegetables is kelp.

Always check with your vet before changing your dog’s diet or adding supplements.