Many of you may know about hemp seed oil and hemp protein powder as well as the superfoods for human beings but what you do not know about the aforementioned products is that they can also be used by animals, especially by cats, horses as well as dogs. It has been said that hemp is filled with nutrition that is vital and essential for the health and this nutrition include good fats that are polyunsaturated (which has a naturally occurring ideal ratio of one is to three of Omega-three and Omega-six fatty acids), protein, vitamins such as E, D, C, B12, B6, B3 and also, B1, and a whole lot more. Other substances that can be found present in hemp are iron, antioxidants, fiber, magnesium, calcium, potassium and enzymes as well and these substances do not only comprises of nutrition that are good for the body, but also good for animals too.
When it comes to the health benefits of hemp towards animals, we want you to know that there are quite a number of them like the following: strengthening their immune system, improving the condition of both their skin and fur, supporting their healthy weight and increasing their energy as well. Hemp is also different when compared to other foods in such a manner that it is easily digestible by the body, not to mention how it can help the system do any recovery work that is necessary to be done to maintain their good health. Yes, it is true that the movement that encourages the inclusion of hemp into the diet of companion animals is still at its infancy period, what we can be thankful about this miracle plant is that even veterinarians are starting to slow but surely, recognize and realize the value of it, especially on the health of the animals. We are sure that you know how cats and dogs are carnivorous animals and how their primary source of food is meat. And because of this, you cannot use hemp oil and hemp protein powder as replacement for meat instead, you can use it as an added supplement to their diet.
Prior to you purchasing any hemp product that you will let your beloved animal companion consume, check first if they are cold-processed or not. If you are wondering why you have to this thing, well, that is due to the fact that many manufacturers have the tendency of refining and hot processing the hemp products they have in order to save cost, leading to the destruction of essential nutrients that are necessary for the health of your animal companion. It is our job as humans to make sure that they are getting whatever it is that their body needs.