Pet Food Ingredients
on December 6, 2016

Psyllium seed husks: fiber source for dog and cat diets?

Psyllium seed husks may have a short-term benefit to dog and cat regularity, but long term benefits have not been fully described.

Psyllium seed husks are found on the label of several pet foods, but little is said by way of marketing claims about what this ingredient is and why it might be beneficial to dogs or cats. Psyllium seed husks are the ingredient most commonly associated with Metamucil, the laxative and…

To view the full article, please purchase or login.