Feeding an adult dog

  • Feeding An Adult Dog

    Feeding An Adult Dog

    Your guide to proper feeding of an adult dog.

  • How To: Choosing The Right Dog Treats

    How To: Choosing The Right Dog Treats

    Treats are a great way to show your dog a little extra love.

  • Nutrition Guidelines for Adult Dogs

    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‘ […]

  • Feeling bloated isn’t just a nuisance for dogs

    Feeling bloated isn’t just a nuisance for dogs

    Everyone feels bloated at times, and nobody enjoys it. Just like humans, dogs can become bloated for a variety of reasons. A major difference for your dog is that his bloat can quickly become a serious, even life-threatening condition, if left untreated. Bloat occurs when your pet’s abdominal area fills with fluid, foam or excess […]

  • Your dog can have allergies, too

    Your dog can have allergies, too

    Allergies are quite common in dogs. Anything from pollen to chicken flavored treats can bring on an unpleasant reaction. Learn the symptoms and how to treat dog allergies.

  • Safe bones for dogs?

    Safe bones for dogs?

    Question: What kinds of bones are safe to give my dog? Answer: There are many different kinds of bones out there, so treating your dog to one once in a while will take a bit of research and some common sense. The most important thing to know is that chicken bones are never a safe […]

  • Vegetarian dog food?

    Vegetarian dog food?

    Question: I know that dogs like meat, but I’d like to feed mine a vegetarian diet. Is that safe? Answer: Your dog can live a long and healthy life on a strictly vegetarian diet, but just as you would for yourself, make sure that she’s receiving plenty of protein and all the essential vitamins and […]

  • Dogs need fat?

    Dogs need fat?

    Question: Is fat important to my dog’s health and, if so, what is the best kind? Answer: Dietary fat is the most concentrated source of energy for the dog. It also provides essential fatty acids and aids in nutrient utilization and transportation. Fat is involved in cell integrity and metabolic regulation. So, yes, fat is […]

  • Know when to say when

    Know when to say when

    Some dogs seem to be bottomless pits when it comes to eating. This tendency is probably inherited from their ancestors whose food supply was not so regular. They had to gorge themselves whenever the opportunity presented itself. As a result, it’s up you to regulate your dog’s meals. How your dog is fed may be […]

  • Feeding people food to dogs

    Feeding people food to dogs

    Safe, healthy ways to share your meal with your dog

  • Dietary guidelines for adult dogs

    Dietary 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‘ […]