Dog Food & Dog Nutrition
5 Tips For Rotating Your Dog’s Protein Source
A hot topic with dog lovers is rotating their pup’s protein source. There are many health benefits to diet rotation but it's important to make sure you're doing it right.
The Rescue Dog Diet: How An Unknown Inbred Rescue Dog In Hollywood Eats Every Day
When juice bar owner Amanda Chantal Bacon revealed her food diary in a recent Elle magazine article the Internet exploded. Here's what rescue dog Molly eats in a day.
Zuke’s Genuine Jerky Steaks Treats For Dogs Review
I like that the jerky comes in big chunks for my larger dog and I used cooking sheers to cut some of the bigger pieces up into smaller pieces for my smaller dogs.
How To: Choosing The Right Dog Treats
Treats are a great way to show your dog a little extra love.
Starting Puppy Off On The Right Paw: Picking The Best Food
There’s a lot involved in being a new pet parent and one of the most important decisions you’re going to make is picking the best food for your puppy...
Amazing Things You Didn’t Know About Your Pet’s Food
Commercial pet food has been around 150 years and a majority of dog and cat owners have major misconceptions when it comes to food and feeding their pet, did you know...
3 Ingredients You Definitely Want To See In Your Pet’s Food
Have you ever taken a look at what goes into your pet’s food? There are several dozen ingredients in your average dog or cat food, it’s important to know what's important.
Keeping your dog hydrated
Just like human beings, a dog's body is 80 percent water; here's how to make sure your best friend is properly hydrated, especially during the summer, and some pitfalls to avoid.
Why high-quality ingredients are important for your pet
The dog food aisle at your local pet supply store can be an intimidating place for pet owners looking to choose the right pet food for their pooch. So many different foods on so many different shelves, covered in photos of smiling Border Collies, romping Jack Russells and snuggly Shih Tzus. Food in bags, food […]
Dog Food & Nutrition
Getting good food for your dog or puppy
INhancer Hip & Joint Supplement Treats for dogs
Pet Product Review – INhancer Hip & Joint Supplement Treats for dogs Nutritional supplements are a staple in our house: Joey, our 12 year old Lab, needs glucosamine supplements to relieve pain and rebuild his joints damaged by arthritis; Shakespeare, our 18 month old Great Dane, must have glucosamine daily to ward off hip dysplasia, […]
Nutrition Guidelines for Adult Dogs
Nutritional requirements vary from one dog to the next. The amount of food an adult dog needs depends upon his size and level of activity. Consider these tips when feeding your adult dog: Your dog’s lifestyle is a factor. A dog of normal activity level should be fed a ‘maintenance’ diet. A sedentary ‘couch potato‘ […]
Nutrients Your Dog Needs
Certain nutrients are required by the dog's body for energy, growth and maintenance.
Frequent dog vomiting?
Question: My dog vomits regularly but seems fine afterward. Should I worry? Answer: First, make sure your dog’s not counter-surfing, raiding the trash, or somehow eating things he shouldn’t be. If not, there are many other possible causes, including a few of the most common: Parasites such as whipworms or roundworms. All dogs should be […]
Question: My dog vomits every few weeks — is this normal? Answer: Actually, yes, it can be. Just like people, some dogs have a sensitive stomach or will even vomit on an empty stomach. As long as the dog is eating, drinking, acting normally, exhibiting no other signs of illness, and showing no increase in […]
Talking turkey with your dog
Holiday eating with your dog
Are vegetarian or vegan diets ok for dogs?
Question: Are vegetarian dog foods ok for dogs? What about vegan dog foods? Answer: I have been a vegetarian for the last 25+ years of my life and am very sympathetic to ethical issues surrounding animal use as food. That said, a vegetarian diet can be appropriate for adult dogs. There are many brands out […]
Dog diet tips
Prevent your fit dog from becoming a fat dog.
Vegan dog food
Question: Have you heard any feedback on Evolution Diet dog food? It’s a vegan dog food I use just to keep away all the bad stuff that comes in regular dog food. I realize dogs are obviously carnivores, but I’ve used this vegan dog food for my dog Chubb since I got him almost 3 […]
Question: Is my dog’s diarrhea anything to worry about? Answer: If diarrhea is the only symptom and it goes away within a day or two, it’s likely that your dog simply ate something he shouldn’t have. But if he has any other symptoms, such as vomiting, loss of appetite, or lethargy, if there’s blood in […]