About haddock

Traditionally a cheaper alternative to cod, haddock is one of the most popular fish sold by British fish and chip shops. Unknown to many perhaps is the fact that hadddock is the most popular choice of fish for a fish supper in Scotland. But what about haddock for dogs you may well ask?

Nutrients in haddock

Haddock is a good source of vitamins B3 and B6, and of iron, magnesium and phosphorus.

Benefits of haddock for dogs

While not necessarily as good for dogs as an oily fish such as mackerel or sardines, haddock is nonetheless a good source of healthy protein. It’s a particularly ideal occasional protein source if your dog is in need of losing weight because it has less calories than oily fish.

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Preparing, cooking & serving

Remove any bones as necessary, then cook, steam or grill your dog’s haddock before serving. Never feed your dog raw haddock as there is a risk of contamination from harmful bacteria.

Gerald Pepin

Gerald Pepin

Canine Nutritionist

Gerald Pepin is a qualified canine nutritionist, writer, speaker and homemade dog food advocate. Gerald believes that good nutrition can improve or cure most canine health problems and that the natural way is always the best way when it comes to healing man's best friend. A life-long lover of German Shepherds, Gerald and his wife The Dog Chef have two GSDs and live in rural Somerset.


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