Category: Nutrition

  • Dog Food for Puppies - Critical Things You Need to Know

    Dog Food for Puppies – Critical Things You Need to Know

    Proper nutrition for any dog is important, but making sure that you have the right dog food for puppies is even more critical. After all, you want the healthiest dog possible for many years to come, right? There are few things more exciting in a families life than bringing home that new puppy. But, how […] More

  • 7 Foods That Cause Gout

    7 Foods That Cause Gout

    One of the biggest reasons for getting gout is eating a diet high in purines. This is because purines turn into uric acid which can accumulate in your joints leading to painful attacks. One of the best ways to prevent this disease is to eat properly. The following is a list of 7 common foods […] More

  • How Long Can Dogs Go Without Eating?

    How Long Can Dogs Go Without Eating?

    When welcoming a new pet into the home, one of the biggest challenges can be establishing a meal schedule. Many dogs are picky eaters and would rather go hungry than eat what their owners put down in front of them. There are ways to help a dog that will not eat, but it is important […] More

  • How to Make Homemade Pig Ear Dog Treats

    How to Make Homemade Pig Ear Dog Treats

    Making food for your dog has many benefits. Your dog will get to eat healthy food and you know what you dog is eating. This tutorial will show you how to make pig ear dog chew using only pig ears and olive oil. Ingredients and Supplies you Will Need You will need raw pig ears, […] More

  • What Should Your Pregnant Dog Be Eating?

    Many of you may think that our little pregnant dogs may have all kinds of strange cravings and want to eat like crazy when they’re pregnant…but dog’s are pretty controlled in all honesty. They may want a few more morsels than usual, but that’s normal. So, what should your regimen be when your dog is […] More

  • 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