These four vegetables are some of the healthiest and most popular vegetables for us humans to eat. Rich in various vitamins, minerals, antioxidants and nutrients they are a healthy choice as part of a nutritious diet. Is it the same for dogs? Do they get the same benefits from them? Let's take a closer look!
Broccoli, cabbage, kale and cauliflower – these four green, leafy vegetables are called “cruciferous vegetables”.
They are all considered to be very healthy for us humans so it’s normal that we wonder if we should share some with our dogs. Considering the fact that dog’s nutritional requirements are slightly different from ours and they digest their food differently, maybe some of the health benefits may not be the same.
In this text we’re exploring if these vegetables are safe for dogs to eat and if there are nutritional benefits for dogs, but also if there are any possible downsides for dogs consuming them.