Manuka honey contains an exceptionally high level of antibacterial properties compared to other varieties of honey.
Reduce Inflammation Associated with Joint Pain:Honey reduces inflammation, as well as inhibiting the inflammatory process. As an anti-inflammatory, it works on joints, GI issues like Colitis, and more.
In dogs who have arthritis or other chronic pain associated with swelling, using a daily dose of honey can reduce as well as avoid inflammation altogether. Looking for an all-natural, safe way to help boost your dog’s immune system? Honey might be the answer. Honey, packed with vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants, all work together to keep your dog healthy.
When choosing honey to reap its health benefits, its best to steer clear of the grocery store, and instead hit your local farmer’s market. There are three reasons why it’s best to buy local, besides supporting your community:
- Local honey can aid dogs who suffer from environmental allergies
- Most local honey is raw whereas mass-produced honey has been treated with heat killing off much of the beneficial properties
Dogs cannot only eat honey, but they benefit from it too, unfortunately, like with all things, there are a few minor risks to keep in mind.