Adding Vitamins to Your Dog's Food
(Phoenix, AZ, USA)
My 7 month old Chihuahua has been on a homemade diet for about 2 weeks now (she loves it). Everything is cooked, pureed, and mixed together, then frozen in individual packets for each meal. One meal at 8AM, a smaller meal at 5PM, and dinner at 8-8:30PM. I add a supplement powder consisting of Brewer's Yeast, Oat Bran, Kelp Powder, Alfalfa Powder, Lecithin Granules, and Bone Meal. I also add 1/2 TBS vegetable oil to each meal.
Here are the percentages of her meals:
-40 Percent Protein (made up of 80% cooked meat, 20% dairy/Boiled Eggs)
-30 Percent Carbs (made up of 50% grains, 40% starchy vegetables, 10% beans)
-20 Percent Veggies (70% root & stalk, 30% leafy greens)
-10 Percent Boiled Hearts & Gizzards (organ meat)
My question is, can I also add to one meal 400 MG Cod Liver Oil, and 400IU Vitamin E once a week instead of a smaller amount daily?
Would it be ok to mix the contents of these gel caps together in a small glass spray bottle, then spritz a few times onto her meal once a week?
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