Our pets are an extension of our families. We want to take care of them as well as we take care of our human family members, and a big part of that is ensuring they have good meals to eat every day. If your pup needs to cut some carbs, this homemade low-carb dog food recipe may be what you're looking for.
Carbohydrates are known as macronutrients, the same goes for proteins and fats. They are the ones that provide calories for the body. In a low-carb diet, the calories you normally get from carbs are replaced with protein-rich foods and other fats.
Dogs that are suffering from diabetes can benefit from low-carb foods. Mainly because Type 2 Diabetes can be caused by excessive intake of carbs and sugars. Low-carb diets can help normalize the dog's blood sugar levels and even stimulate weight loss.