Beef Kidney is an excellent organ choice for homemade diets, to be used in addition to a balanced diet as a nutrition boost, or to complement a formula that does not contain organ meats. It is recommended to feed kidney in amounts of up to 5% of the total diet.
Beef Kidney offers a highly concentrated source of selenium and provides a wide variety of B vitamins. Kidney, specifically beef kidney, is a better source of vitamin D in comparison to the other organ options.
Selenium plays a critical role in immune function and is a rich source of antioxidants. Selenium also supports the thyroid and pancreatic health, aiding in the absorption and digestion of fats.
Nutritional Analysis per 1oz (28g):
The top nutrients are based on 1oz (28g) raw weight and NRC recommended allowances for a 1000kcal diet for puppies 14 weeks to 12 months old.
|Cobalamin (B12)||7.8 mcg = 88% RA|
|Riboflavin (B2)||0.8 mg = 60% RA|
|Niacin (B3)||2.3 mg = 52% RA|
|Pyridoxine (B6)||0.19 mg = 49% RA|