Results of Grain Free diets have been reported by vets in some cases to help reduce various symptoms. Complex Carbohydrates such as Potato and Sweet Potato, used as an alternative to grains, provide slow releasing energy which helps keep pets fuller for longer.
What are the symptoms of a grain intolerance/sensitivity?
- Itchy ears and skin
- Wind or gas
- Loose stools
- Chronic licking/scratching
A Grain Free diet is a good way of using an “elimination diet”. These diets allow you to eliminate grains while also potentially exposing your dog to a new/novel protein source that it has never tried before. If symptoms of a grain intolerance/ sensitivity subside usually grains and/or that previous protein source is to blame for the upset.
There are many benefits to a grain free diet