Fruits & Veggies for your Bichon Frise

2009 April 13

Fruit and vegetables are great for our Bichon Frise dogs. They provide vitamins and minerals to nourish the body and add variety to the diet. In order to help breakdown the cellulose in fruits and vegetables and aid digestion it is best to either blend the raw fruits and vegies in a food processor, lightly steam or juice them, feeding both the juice and the pulp.

Carrots are a good source of the antioxidant beta carotene, vitamins and minerals, which all help to support the immune system and aid digestion. Carrots are good for the eyes, glands and skin.

Broccoli is a member of the cruciferous family and is an important cancer fighting vegetable. It is a source of vitamins A, C and D and beta carotene, which all help to boost the immune system.

Green Beans are a good source of vitamins A, C and K, beta carotene, minerals and omega-3 fatty acids. They are beneficial for strong bones and a healthy heart. Read more here.

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