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 […]
Urinary Tract Infection In Dogs – What Is The Best Diet?
Dog owners know that there’s nothing worse than having a sick canine. Since our four-legged friends can’t speak our language, as much as we’d like them to, sometimes identifying a problem in a dog who isn’t acting as spritely as usual can be a difficult thing. One class of illnesses that can often go undiagnosed […]
Thanksgiving Dog Tips
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 […]
A Guide To Raw Food Ingredients For Dogs
There has been a lot of buzz about raw dog food diets lately. Many people, including veterinarians, swear by raw dog foods. If you are considering feeding your dog a raw dog food diet, you need to understand what ingredients to consider adding to the food that is healthy for your dog. There are tons […]
10 Winter Feeding Tips For Dogs
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 […]
Ten Tips For Picking The Best Quality Dog Food
There are so many different varieties of dog food on the market, it can be a little overwhelming picking the best quality dog food for your dog. Fortunately, there is now enough information about dog food available that if you do a little research you can definitely pick a high quality dog food for your […]
A Dog Food Guide For First Time Dog Owners
So you’ve finally decided to get a dog! Congratulations! Having a companion animal is one of the most beautiful things in the world. As a brand new dog owner, you may have a lot of questions. The most important is what to feed your dog. With thousands of brands of dog foods in a variety […]
Dog Food Ingredients To Always Avoid
When it comes to choosing the best foods for dogs, there are some dog food ingredients that should be immediate deal breakers. These dog food ingredients cause digestive issues, provide no nutritional value, and make be harmful to the health of your dog. If you are considering a dog food for your pup and see […]
Understanding Human Grade Dog Food – Is It Just Marketing Hype?
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 […]
What Are Some Of The Best Puppy Food Brands On The Market?
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 […]