Mashed Sweet Potatoes For Your Dog!



The problem with feeding your dog typical mashed sweet potatoes is that many people will add sugar, butter, and other dairies that can easily upset your dogs stomach. In this mashed sweet potato recipe we have only included healthy ingredients that will leave your pup feeling happy, full, and most importantly... loved.


You will need:

4 medium – small sweet potatoes

¼ cup – finely cut parsley

2 teaspoons of olive oil


Boil the sweet potatoes until they are tender (about 9-12 minutes)

Drain the water and mash the potatoes until they are completely smooth.

Add in your parsley and Olive Oil.

If they are not mashing, you can add in a splash of coconut milk until you reach the desired texture.



Let the mashed sweet potatoes come down to room temperature before you feed them to your dog


Sweet potatoes:

Sweet potatoes are an excellent source of dietary fibre. This helps your dog’s digestive system to function more effectively. Sweet potatoes are also low in fat and rich in Vitamins A B and C. Vitamin A maintains healthy eyes, muscles, nerves, and skin. While vitamin C is critical for a properly functioning immune system.


Parsley:

Is a great green to add to your dogs diet! It can freshen their breath, help with urinary tract infections, and also provide itch relief. Adding a dash to the chili is great overall for your dog. It includes so many vitamins as well


Olive oil:

Extra virgin olive oil is full of vitamins and antioxidants. Adding small amounts of it to your dogs diet can contribute to a healthy coat, weight control, joint health, immunity boost, digestive health, and heart health!