Please refer to the Diet FAQ for detailed info on proper quantities and combinations to feed for a well-balanced diet.
Select at least three kinds of vegetables daily. A variety is necessary in order to obtain the necessary nutrients, with one each day that contains Vitamin A, indicated by an *. Add one vegetable to the diet at a time. Eliminate if it causes soft stools or diarrhea.
Alfalfa, radish & clover sprouts
Baby bok choy
Beet greens (tops)*
Broccoli (mostly leaves/stems)*
Carrot & carrot tops*
Dandelion greens and flowers (no pesticides)*
Dwarf choy sum
Pea pods (the flat edible kind: snow pea or sugar snap pea)*
Romaine lettuce (no iceberg or light colored leaf)*
(!)=Use sparingly. High in oxalates, Vitamin A or goitrogens and may be toxic in accumulated quantities over a period of time
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