Menu – Beat the Heat

Supplemental Recipe*: A Seasonal diet that would most resemble what dogs would naturally eat this time of year.

Ingredients & Benefits:

Rabbit- cooling energy, supports the liver, cools the blood, Yin tonic, Qi tonic, low calorie, anti-allergenic

Cucumber- cooling energy clears inflammation, quenches thirst, promotes urine flow, contains iron, calcium, carotene, thiamine, riboflavin and vitamin c

Papaya- neutral energy, tonifies Qi and blood, supports digestion, disperses blood stagnation, resolves dampness; treats indigestion, diarrhea, persistent cough, and intestinal parasites; contains antioxidants, minerals and vitamins

Zucchini- cooling energy, clears inflammation, detoxifies, mild diuretic; contains phytonutrients, folate, magnesium, potassium, and high levels of fiber, vitamins A and C, and manganese

Spinach- neutral to cooling energy, supports digestion, treats Yin deficiency, nourishes the blood; contains iron, folic acid, vitamin k, protein, carotene and many other minerals

Banana- cooling energy, clears heat, Yin tonic, lubricates intestines, detoxifies; treats constipation, bloody diarrhea due to food poisoning and hemorrhoids; contains chromium, copper, potassium and B vitamins

Cottage Cheese- neutral energy, moisturizing, nourishes blood, heart and lungs, high in protein, low in fat and carbohydrates, contains live enzyme probiotics which are beneficial for overall gastrointestinal health

Honey- cooling energy, nourishes Yin, lubricates dryness, tonifies weakness, harmonizes, strengthens spleen; treats constipation, ulcers, dry cough, and burns

Parsley- slightly warming energy, regulates flow of Qi, improves digestion, removes stagnant food; treats abdominal discomfort and indigestion, detoxifies, contains antioxidants, Super Oxide Dismutase, carotenoids, lutein, zeaxanthin, beta carotene, chlorophyll and potassium

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