Pet Nutrition – The Benefits of a Fish Diet

Posted on 09 January 2020 by WCF Select

Pet nutrition is of the upmost importance for your beloved animals. A fish diet for your pet can provide a host of nutritional benefits. Here we take a look at some of the types of fish available and the benefits they each bring. 

Salmon 

Salmon is seen as a premium fish. As such it can often be a little more expensive to buy. It is rich in Omega-3, DHA, EPA, protein and B vitamins. Salmon also offers great support for everyday health and well-being. 

Haddock 

Haddock is a popular fish of choice. It is high in B3 and B6 vitamins. Due to the over fishing of Cod, Haddock is seen as a responsible and sustainable choice of protein. 

Blue Whiting 

A North Atlantic native, Blue Whiting is a novel and sustainable catch. It is rich in Omega 3 and nutrients, as well as being a lean protein source. Trout Trout is naturally rich in Omega-3 in the form of EPA and DHA. These help support the immune system, helping to improve skin and coat condition. It also contains anti- inflammatory properties which can help support the skin, joints and heart health. 

Tuna 

Tuna is a good protein source which is highly digestible and palatable. It is also an excellent source of selenium, phosphorous, iron, magnesium and potassium as well as vitamins B6 and B12. 

With a host of products available, pet nutrition doesn’t have to be complicated. A varied diet is always important so that your pet can get all of the nutrition it needed. As fish has fantastic nutritional benefits for dogs and cats we are always looking to add to the grain free range with a high quality fish protein sources. Stay tuned to see our latest addition to the product range in the coming weeks. Click here to see our current range of cat and dog food.