Shitake mushrooms are edible mushrooms native to East Asia. They are known for their antiviral, antifungal, and antibacterial properties. They are a good source of zinc making them ideal for dogs with skin and digestive issues.
The mushrooms are rich in antioxidants that support immune function and may even reduce the risk of cancer. Their high fiber content promotes feelings of satiety making them an ideal weight loss companion. They are low in sodium and free of saturated fats, properties that are beneficial for heart health. They have been shown to reduce cholesterol levels.