Carrots and apples are great, healthy foods for satisfing your dog’s sweet tooth. Our Carrot and Apple treats have the natural deliciousness of carrots and apples, with a dollop of molasses for extra sweetness.
Carrots are rich in vitamin A, and are a good source of vitamin B6, and vitamin K. Vitamin A is important for vision, growth & development, immune function, and reproduction. Vitamin B6 helps to convert food into energy and is important for the metabolism of glucose. Vitamin K is important for the development of healthy bones and blood cells.
Carrots contain decent amounts of vitamin C, niacin, manganese, potassium, and phosphorus. Vitamin C is important for the immune system, skin & hair, and connective tissues such as tendons and ligaments. Niacin helps to convert food into energy. Manganese plays an essential role in development, the metabolism and the antioxidant system. Potassium is necessary for the health of all living cells and phosphorus is necessary for the development of healthy bones and muscles.
Molasses is rich in magnesium, vitamin B6, iron, and calcium. Magnesium is important for strong bones and healthy nerves. Iron is an essential part of red blood cells, which carry oxygen to the body. Calcium is an essential component of bones and is also necessary for healthy muscles.
Apples contain vitamin B6 and vitamin C.
Carrots and apples are both high in fibre and low in fat, which makes them great for your dog’s digestive system. Carrots and apples are also low in calories, so if you’re watching your dog’s weight, give our Carrot & Apple treats a try.