Just like for your own body, you want your afghan hound to be healthy
and strong. And just like you, a lot of this depends on the foods,
vitamins, and minerals your dog intakes. If you are wondering which
ones serve which purpose, I have gathered that information for you.
Promotes cell development and growth
Vitamins A and E
Contain essential antioxidants for fighting diseases, slowing the aging
process, and helping with maintaining a healthy weight. In addition,
vitamins A and E are important for healthy eyes and skin.
As with humans, iron helps with keeping blood flowing properly.
Important for a healthy heart
As with humans, dogs benefits include improving the immune system,
fights sickness, and promotes healing
Similar to humans, it strengthens the bones and teeth
When taken with calcium, it helps with cell energy and bone structure
Helps monitor the pressure inside and outside the cells; it also
regulates water intake by making your dog thirsty
Most of these vitamins and minerals can be found in a good-quality
dog food. Just like people check labels for ingredients, pet owners
should do the same for dog food. Furthermore, any animal-by-product
is a good choice for important minerals and vitamins. If pet owners
feed their dogs a well-balanced diet, vitamin supplements will not be