The Dog Grocer Oysters are a great source of dietary zinc – containing the highest concentration among natural food sources. Zinc is essential in canine and feline diets – it is the second most commonly used mineral. The body has no way to store zinc; that means it needs a regular and adequate supply. Zinc is a powerful antioxidant that aids in various metabolic processes and a deficiency can present multiple symptoms including digestive issues, crusty patches of dermatitis, under functioning or overreactive immune system and malfunctioning thyroid gland.
- Individually quick frozen for easy separation
- Highest concentration of zinc among other food sources
- To be blanched before feeding; blanching increases nutritional profile of trace minerals like zinc and diminishes the risk of toxoplasmosis gondii infection associated with shellfishes.
- Frozen for at least 3 weeks to kill parasites, if any
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All frozen meats and seafoods are packaged in food grade home compostable packaging.