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BARF Raw Dog Food, Why Bones
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Today's domesticated dog is actually evolved form the wolf. That's why, whether they know it or not. They really should be eating barf raw dog food. barf is an acronym for Bones And Raw Food. One of the main ingredients of barf raw dog food is, of course, raw meaty bones.

So, what is it about raw meaty bones that makes them an essential part of barf raw dog food?

Well, raw meaty bones contain a lot of calcium. Even more than that however they contain several different vitamins and minerals that essential for your dogs health.

Most of a bone's make up is calcium phosphate. This is a mineral that is needed for a dogs bones to stay strong and healthy. It's especially important for a growing puppies. They need this mineral to build those bones strong. Calcium also helps with hormone transmission.

Fatty acids are also present in raw bones. these essential fatty acids help combat inflammation in your dogs overall system and can actually improve his skin condition. Also as your dog ages fatty acids can help prevent old age diseases such as arthritis and rheumatism.

Barf raw dog food actually a form of preventive medical care for your dog. Many age related diseases that can afflict your dog can be slowed or prevented simply by feeding barf raw dog food. These diseases can include, but are not limited to: disc degeneration, arthritis and cancer,

Raw bones will also include soluble vitamins such as A,D,E and K Puppies especially need vitamin A to help with their muscle development. Vitamin D is another essential vitamin found in raw bones in the barf raw dog food diet that is very important for muscle development and helping to keep your dogs bones strong.

Other minerals found in raw bones include Iron and Copper. Together they form up with protein to form hemoglobin an ingredient in red blood cells. Red blood cells carry oxygen to the muscles and is vital to the dogs health.

The last but not least ingredient in raw bones in the barf raw dog food diet is collagen. Collagen is necessary to keep your dogs joints and cartilage strong and supple. Without Collagen, your dog will, as it ages become stiff and arthritic. Decreasing his ability to move around and therefore affecting his health in many ways.

The raw bones included in barf raw dog food are one of the most essential parts of the diet. When planning you dogs raw food diet. Please don't forget the bones!!


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