Organic Kelp Powder

Kelp Powder is a good source of iodine for pet's fed a raw diet.

IODINE

The primary function of iodine is the main component of all thyroid hormones. The production of thyroid hormones plays an active role in thermoregulation, metabolism, reproduction, growth, development, circulation, and muscle function.

The National Research Council (NRC) for dogs and cats provides recommended amounts for iodine per 1000kcal:

Adult Dogs

220mcg recommended allowance

Puppies

220mcg recommended allowance

Adult Cats

450mcg recommended allowance

Kittens

450mcg recommended allowance

Iodine is found in varying amounts in all foods. The highest concentration of iodine is found in algea.

Kelp Powder

90mg = 450mcg