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Understanding The Guaranteed Analysis Panel

Understanding The Guaranteed Analysis Panel

Picking a good dog food is essential for the health of your pup. In order to find a good dog food, you need to understand how to not only read a dog food label but to understand what they mean. Dog food labels have two sections. The first is...

Healthiest Dog Food Vegetables

Why Are Dog Foods Made With Vegetables?

Dogs are direct descendents of wolves so they are carnivores, right? Right! Regardless of what you’ve been told, dogs are not omnivores, they are in fact carnivores. They are designed to survive off of meat. So then why are there vegetables...

Top Five Ingredients To Avoid In Dog Food

Top Five Ingredients To Avoid In Dog Food

The ingredients in your dog’s food matter. With some many different dog food brands on the market, it is hard to know what the best food is for your dog. You can research dog food reviews and dog food comparison charts online, but since you...

What To Look For On A Dog Food Label

What To Look For On A Dog Food Labels

With so many dog food brands on the market it is hard to tell which one is the healthiest for your dog. You can pour through online dog food reviews, read about the top 10 dog foods, and study dog food comparison charts but these can just leave...

Named Meat Sources

Safety Considerations When Feeding A Raw...

Dog food trends come and go. So it is really important to understand which trends will improve your dog’s diet and which are just a fad. Raw dog food diets are an emerging trend that may provided a lot of benefits to your dog. However since...

Are Grain Free Dog Foods Better?

Are Grain Free Dog Foods Better?

You see the word “grain-free” on dog food labels all the time, but is it really better to feed your dog grain-free food? Dogs are carnivores, but they can get balanced nutrition from an omnivore diet. So when choosing a dog food, it’s...

How To Choose The Best Holistic Dog Food

How To Choose The Best Holistic Dog Food

We love our dogs and we want them to live long, happy lives. So we take great care to make sure we feed our dogs the best dog food available. One of the best ways to keep your dog healthy is to feed them a holistic dog food. However, there are...

Transitioning Your Dog To The BARF Diet

Switching Your Dog to the BARF Diet

Switching your dog to the BARF diet (biologically appropriate raw foods) can greatly increase their health and longevity. A raw food diet for dogs is a healthier, more natural, and more nutritionally complete diet than cooked or store bought...

Homemade Dog Food

Should You Make Your Own Dog Food? Things to...

When it comes to providing your dog with well-balanced, wholesome nutrition many dog owners worry that commercial dog foods simply aren’t enough. It is true that many commercial pet foods are made with low-quality ingredients and only meet...

What Is The Best Dry Dog Food

How is Dry Kibble Made?

When shopping for a new commercial dog food you probably take the time to read the label as well as the list of ingredients. But have you ever thought about how dry dog food, or kibble, is made? There are several different production methods...

Canned Dog Food

How is Canned Dog Food Made?

When it comes to choosing a commercial pet food for your dog, your first big decision is whether to go with canned or dry food. Many dogs prefer canned food because it has more flavor and a more meat-like texture. Canned food can be more...

Choose Dog Food

How To Read A Dog Food Nutrition Label

When it comes to keeping your dog healthy, the most important thing you must do is to provide him with a high-quality diet. Choosing a dog food can be difficult because there are so many options to choose from. Walking down the pet food aisle...

Dog Food Allergies

Common Allergies Caused By Dog Food

Does your dog suffer from dry, itchy skin that never seems to go away? Does he experience chronic or recurring ear infections that respond to treatment but come back as soon as the treatment ends? Has your dog experienced vomiting, diarrhea or...

Dog Food Information

Best Dog Food for Weight Loss

Many dog owners love to spoil their pets, giving in to their begging behavior with rewards of treats and table scraps. While a few treats here and there will not likely harm your pet, overfeeding can lead to obesity which is a very serious and...

Dog Food In Bowl

Best Dog Food for Picky Eaters

Dogs are notorious for eating anything and everything that comes their way. At least, in most cases that is the truth. Some dogs, on the other hand, are picky eaters and they turn up their noses to almost everything offered to them. If your dog...

Dog Food Alergies

Best Dog Food for Dogs with Allergies

It may come as a surprise to you to learn that it is not just humans who are susceptible to food allergies – many dogs suffer from food allergies as well. In fact, about 10% of all allergies seen in dogs are related to food. A food allergy...