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Dog Food: 5 Guidelines to Make Dogs Healthier.

Dog food?. A healthy diet for the dog directly influences their well-being and quality of life. A dog that feeds properly will have the energy it needs to perform its daily activity, healthier dog teeth and hair, and better defenses against diseases. This article offers five guidelines to make the …

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Vegetarian dog: Can They Really Be Meet-Free?

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Vegetarian dog?. Are they real? It can be real. Be that as it may, when it does; it’s typically on the grounds that they have a proprietor who is vegetarian as well. Dogs are omnivores, and felines are carnivores. Which is the reason specialists don’t prescribe removing the meat of …

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What Dog Owners Need to Know About the FDA’s Grain-Free Diet Alert

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The FDA launched an investigation into potential links between canine heart disease and diet — specifically grain-free diets. We’ve compiled the information you need to know to understand this recent development. What is the FDA Investigating? It is easy to jump to conclusions anytime we see an FDA headline about pet food. After …

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​Can Dogs Eat Potatoes?

​Can Dogs Eat Potatoes?

Recent research has suggested that feed your dog potatoes, while not poisonous, may not be appropriate for a dog’s diet.  From the UC Davis School of Medicine: “The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recently issued an alert about reports of canine dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) in dogs eating certain pet foods containing peas, lentils, other …

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Know It All: Can I Feed My Dog Strawberries?

Can I Feed My Dog Strawberries?

Strawberries are a warm-weather favorite treat for dogs and their humans. Warm weather means that fresh fruits and vegetables are in abundance, and just as we are incorporating them into our diet, we can feed them to our dogs.  It may be hard or confusing to figure out which fruits …

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Dog Obesity: Why It’s Important To Manage His Weight

Dog Obesity: Why It’s Important To Manage His Weight

Still, as is true with humans, too many dogs are overweight, according to the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention (APOP). In its eighth annual survey of the girth of American pets, released in March 2015, the organization found that 53 percent of the nation’s dogs are overweight. International research suggests that this …

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Best Dog Food: Choosing What’s Right For Your Dog

Puppy Food: Puppy Feeding Fundamentals

In an ideal world, all kibble would be created equal. Instead, dog owners have an overwhelming array of options, all claiming to be the best dog food on the market. Wading through these choices to find a brand that is healthy, affordable, and appealing to your pet is often frustrating. …

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