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WHAT ARE GOOD CARBS? FARMINA DRY CAT AND DOG FOODS

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WHAT ARE GOOD CARBS? FARMINA DRY CAT AND DOG FOODS

WHICH ARE THE BEST CARBOHYDRATE OPTIONS?There are healthy carbohydrate options for dogs. To determine if a particular food is a good option, we must analyze the glycemic index, the digestibility, and the presence of other nutrients.The glycemic index is a factor that determines the rate of absorption of carbohydrates. This index rates carbohydrates by the time it takes to turn into glucose (sugar) in the bloodstream. Foods with a high glycemic index, therefore, generate a large discharge of insulin through the pancreas immediately. Insulin is the hormone that carries this sugar from the blood into the cells, which will use...

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