Nutrition: Are Insects good for my pets?

Are insects really good for my pet? YES, even better than what you’re feeding them right now! Insects are loaded with protein and a large range of other nutrients that will do nothing but good for your pets health. To put it into perspective for you, chicken is 19% protein, beef is 20% and mealworms are 54%. Mealworms are the clear winner here. Studies have also revealed that insects contain more calcium, zinc and iron than chicken, pork and beef. As well as this, they have also been shown to contain an array of helpful vitamins, beneficial fats, minerals, antioxidants...