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Protein Spotlight: Organic Duck

At Shine Pet Food: We use whole, ground, vegetable-fed, pasture-raised ducks in our Gently Cooked Recipes.  The Benefits: Duck is a great way to spice up any pup’s diet and its nutritional perks are many, including ample omega-3 fatty acids that nurture healthy skin and a shiny coat. Duck is an excellent source for selenium, zinc, and several B vitamins. Both zinc and selenium are antioxidants that help to boost the immune system. Selenium also helps to maintain normal thyroid function.   It is higher in fat than other protein sources and should be fed in moderation to pets that are...

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