Yes, dogs can eat blueberries! Blueberries, which are available year round either fresh, frozen or freeze dried, are a great treat for your dog. The deep blue color comes from anthocyanidins, which are potent antioxidants, and the berries also supply Vitamin C, Vitamin K, Vitamin E, phytochemicals, manganese and fiber.
Phytochemicals are chemical compounds produced by plants including both fruits and vegetables. Some phytochemicals are thought to help protect against some cancers.
Blueberries are known to be one of the most nutritional berries for dogs. With a cup of blueberries containing just 84 calories it makes them an amazing source of these important vitamins for dogs. Plus canine studies suggest that antioxidants like those in blueberries can provide significant improvements in cognitive functions in aging dogs.
Feeding Your Dog Blueberries
When giving your dog blueberries,…