Small in size but mighty in power, chia is the edible seeds of a flowering plant Salvia Hispanica, and native to central and southern Mexico. These seeds have a unique feature wherein they absorb twelve times their weight in liquid a develop a coating that gives them a distinctive gel texture. They are mottle-colored with black, white, brown and gray, and are loaded with nutrients that can benefit your dog. They are rich in dietary minerals such as iron, magnesium, calcium, phosphorus, and zinc.
The Main Benefits are:
• Contribute to a healthy coat • Increases fiber intake • Contains lesser calories and aids in weight loss • Source of high-quality protein • Loaded with antioxidants • High in Omega-3 • A good alternative to dogs that are sensitive to fish • Reduces blood sugar • Lowers the risk of heart disease