Category: Nutrition

  • Fish Oil for Dogs - Better Health for Fido

    Fish Oil for Dogs – Better Health for Fido

    “Fish oil for dogs? You gotta be kidding!” is a response I sometimes get from owners when I suggest they supplement Fido’s diet with omega 3 salmon oil capsules. After all, every dog owner knows that felines eat fish, but canines are supposed to eat dry kibbles and bits – or maybe, if they’ve been […] More

  • Dog Overeating - Which Breeds Are High-Risk?

    Dog Overeating – Which Breeds Are High-Risk?

    Hope for the opposite as we may, humans don’t enter this world on an even playing field. Even excluding complex socioeconomic issues, inequality lurks in our medical charts: some of us are genetically predisposed for medical issues such as heart disease and certain cancers. A study from Harvard’s School of Public health suggests that our […] More

  • 8 Interesting Facts About Yorkshire Terriers

    8 Interesting Facts About Yorkshire Terriers

    It is a known fact that dogs have been our best companions for as much as 33,000 years. Numerous dog breeds have been out there with different sizes, shapes and unique characteristics. Yorkshire Terriers are a small, intelligent breed and they are loved by many from all around the world. Here are 8 facts about […] More

  • 5 Benefits of Brewer's Yeast for Dogs and Cats

    5 Benefits of Brewer’s Yeast for Dogs and Cats

    The most common reason to use brewers yeast for dogs (or cats) is for its multitude of health and nutritional benefits. Brewer’s yeast is rich in essential nutrients such as zinc and protein which make it a perfect nutritional supplement for pet’s skin and coats. While making sure that your little friend has a healthy […] More

  • Dog Food Secrets - How to Stop Dog Food Allergic Problems & Double Your Dog's Life Span

    Dog Food Secrets – How to Stop Dog Food Allergic Problems & Double Your Dog’s Life Span

    Can your dog be allergic to his food? The most common causes of canine food allergies are caused by these ingredients which include meat-by-products, corn, yeast, sale, sugar, and chemical preservatives. They are often responsible for allergic reactions. Dogs who suffer from food allergies will experience reactions such as itchy skins, weepy eyes, ear infections, […] More

  • Soil Based Probiotics For Dogs

    Soil Based Probiotics For Dogs

    Dogs need supplements just as much as humans do. In fact, if their primary food is commercial pet food, dogs need supplements even more! There are basic supplements that dogs require as they get older, like digestive enzymes, and others that they need throughout life, like omega 3/6 oils, minerals, and probiotics. Why probiotics for […] More

  • 7 Facts About Drinking Water for Dogs

    7 Facts About Drinking Water for Dogs

    We know water is the elixir of life for us. But do our dogs need drinking water? If so how much? When to give themwater? 7 facts about dog’s drinking water have been listed below. 1. Dogs need water to sustain.Dogs must be fed fresh water at least 3 times a day. It is said […] More

  • My Dog Ate Catnip!

    My Dog Ate Catnip!

    When my dog ate catnip, immediately I wondered if he was going to start running around like a nut or whether, instead, he’d die. I had no idea what to expect. I think you will feel rest-assured after we discuss a few things. It won’t poison your dog! Most dogs have no negative reaction at […] More

  • How to choose best foods for good health of pets?

    How to choose best foods for good health of pets?

    Dogs remain active and happy when healthy. As a dog lover, owners want to deliver better health. Maintaining health of dogs is not easy for owners. Special quality foods and exercise is required to get a better health. But, it is essential for owners to feed high quality foods that contain all essential nutrients for […] More

  • People Foods Your Dog Can Eat

    People Foods Your Dog Can Eat

    Pasta and Rice Your pooch can have pasta once in a while. Just make sure it’s plain and cooked. Brown rice is a healthy whole grain your dog may gobble up. Mix some into his regular dog food to liven up his meal. Make human food a treat for your dog — it should be […] More

  • How to Select Top Foods for Dogs?

    How to Select Top Foods for Dogs?

    Good quality food is essential for dog to get better health. Unlike human, dogs get all essential nutrients from a single food that is given to them daily. It is essential for owners to ensure that best quality food is given that is filled with special nutrients essential for growth and development. Treats which don’’t […] More