Why are sweet potatoes so good at getting work done? Because they’re not couch potatoes!
Sweet potatoes are low in fat and high in vitamins A, B6, C, and potassium and iron. vitamin A is essential in maintaining healthy eyes, muscles, nerves, and skin. While vitamin C is crucial in maintaining a properly functioning immune system. Beta-carotene in sweet potatoes, is an antioxidant that helps reduce the risk of certain types of cancer while simultaneously providing protection against heart disease. Sweet potato is also a rich source of fiber which can aid in regular and healthy bowel movements.
These sweet vegetables can be given to your doggos when steamed, mashed, or pureed. They can be added to meals or given as a yummy treat!
Always remember, moderation is key because a happy dog is a healthy dog!