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Petworks Fresh Food Topper of the Month

dog on saint patricks day

by Samantha Henson, licensed Clinical Pet Nutritionist and founder of Next Generation Pet Wellness​

St. Patrick’s Day is going to the dogs! In this healthy topper, we turn the almighty egg and some fabulous greens into a topper your pup is sure to love.

• 2 large eggs, free-range if possible
• 1 cup chopped fresh spinach
• 1 cup chopped fresh broccoli
• 1 tbsp plain greek yogurt
• 1 tsp organic coconut oil

1. Heat coconut oil in a pan over medium heat, add the eggs and spinach and scramble until the eggs are no longer runny, add to mixing bowl.

2. Steam broccoli until soft enough to puree.

3. Add broccoli and greek yogurt to a blender or food processor and blend until well incorporated.

4. Fold everything together until well mixed, store in refrigerator for up to four days.

5. Replace ¼ of your dog’s daily meals with this fresh food topper for added health benefits

Eggs – Packed with protein and rich in many essential amino and fatty acids, vitamins including A and B12, as well as folate, iron, selenium, and riboflavin. Eggs provide benefits ranging from improved skin and coat health to stronger teeth and bones.

Spinach – Incredibly nutrient-rich superfood. Dense in iron and magnesium, as well as essential vitamins A, C, and E for improved circulation, energy levels, immune function, and more.

Broccoli – Highest level of vitamin K in dog-friendly vegetables. Vitamin K can help strengthen bone structure, help with cardiovascular health, and provide anti-aging benefits when given regularly.

About the Author

Samantha HensonSamantha has spent the last 12 years dedicating her life to the health and wellness of animals. She has helped well over 1,500 cats and dogs live their happiest and healthiest lives through proper, biologically appropriate nutrition, supplementation, and exercise. She gives pet owners the tools and education they need to help their furry family members. She started Next Generation Pet Wellness as a way for people to get unbiased information about pet nutrition.

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