Beef heart is one of the leanest of all red meats, less than 1% fat. It is a vitamin-rich protein, with a high nutrient content that has numerous health benefits for your dog. It is a muscle like other cuts of beef yet still classed as an Organ.
Heart meat is full of essential amino acids such as zinc, selenium and phosphorus. It contains more than double the elastin and collagen than other cuts of meat.
High concentrations of coenzyme Q10, also known as CoQ10 in beef heart boosts energy levels. Vital for immune systems and works as antioxidant-fighting free radicals that damage DNA. CoQ10 will also improve the blood transfer function. Preventing blood clot formation, lower blood pressure and reduce fluid in the lungs.
Feeding your dog beef heart will supply it with disease-fighting taurine and carnitine. These will also assist in preventing heart disease and heart failure.
All this makes the beef heart a superior all-around healthy chewy dog treat (aids in cleaning teeth). Cut into smaller sizes it makes the perfect training aid and should be used to supplement your dogs daily diet.