If you care about the kind of food you give to your dog, the first thing you should learn to do is read the ingredients list that comes on every package so you can find the healthiest dog food for your new furry friend. After all, kibble didn’t start that way, people had to feed […]
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Of all the diet ideas out there for our pets, the raw dog food diet is one of the more controversial. According to its proponents, food loses important nutrients in the cooking process, and so eating raw food exclusively is better for our health than if we cooked that food first.
Dog-lovers know that dogs are just like people. For this reason, they are the best friends in the world, but they’re also susceptible to some of the emotional struggles that humans can have. Most dog owners at some point want to know how to help an anxious dog, and a hidden solution is often through […]
Having a brand new adorable puppy is exciting and rewarding. However, for first time puppy owners especially, navigating through the endless variety of puppy foods on the market can be confusing and overwhelming. Thankfully, we’re here to help you choose the best wet food for puppies in this article just for you.
Bloat in dogs is a much more serious problem than one might immediately expect. If “bloating” doesn’t incite fear in the hearts of dog owners, try Gastric Dilatation-Volvulus (GDV), the scientific term for complications of a bloated stomach. That one is a little scarier. Research shows, in fact, that bloating is the second leading killer […]
Thanksgiving is a beautiful holiday, as it brings families and friends closer together in the shared joy of eating way too much food. However, as we know, our dogs are a part of our family as well, and it would be terrible to leave them out of the festivities! Unfortunately fixing your pup a plate […]
The seasonal change from summer to winter can also impact your dog’s health. In the winter dogs are less active than in the Spring, Summer, and Fall, so you may want to make some adjustments to their diet to help support a healthy weight through the winter months. Here are ten winter feeding tips for […]
When shopping for the best quality dog food, you may run into the “human grade ingredients” label. Human grade dog food manufacturers use a different set of standards to grade the quality of their ingredients. They are typically much higher quality dog foods than those that use traditional ingredients. These foods are a great option […]
Surely you’ve seen it before in movies or television. Before taking the major step in raising your own child, many young adults, either in or out of college, will make the decision to purchase or adopt a puppy. Many people see raising a puppy as a way to understand what it takes to raise your […]
Adult dogs and puppies are two completely different animals. They have different nutritional needs and different levels of energy. How do you know if you should be feeding your puppy a puppy food formula or a dog food formula? Let’s take a look at the difference between adult dog food and puppy food so that […]