Complete and Balanced: Standards or Marketing Buzzwords in Dog Food?

In simple terms, processed foods don’t always have the necessary nutrient levels to prevent illness. When food items like meat, grains, or veggies undergo any form of cooking or heat treatment, they lose some of their essential nutrients. This isn’t news to those in the pet food business. Likewise, the pharmaceutical world recognizes the needContinue reading “Complete and Balanced: Standards or Marketing Buzzwords in Dog Food?”

7 Beneficial Herbs for Dogs Battling Cancer

When you first hear your dog has been diagnosed with cancer, no matter the type, you can feel a pit in the bottom of your stomach. I know, I’ve felt it, when my 9-year-old Corgi was diagnosed. Back then, traditional treatments were the most discussed, while alternative treatments were left in the dark. Fortunately, nowContinue reading “7 Beneficial Herbs for Dogs Battling Cancer”

Nutritional Warriors: Top 5 Foods in the Fight Against Canine Cancer

Cancer in dogs is, unfortunately, a prevalent health issue. It’s essential to understand that while no single food can completely prevent or cure cancer, some foods have cancer-fighting properties that can help support your dog’s overall health. This blog post explores five of the best foods to include in your dog’s diet to fight againstContinue reading “Nutritional Warriors: Top 5 Foods in the Fight Against Canine Cancer”

Fermented Veggies for Dogs: Good or Bad?

Fermented veggies for dogs can be beneficial. Like us, dogs can benefit from incorporating vegetables into their diet. But how are they beneficial? And what’s the big deal about fermented veggies? Should Dogs Eat Veggies? Do you remember when you were growing up and your mother always told you to “finish eating your vegetables, orContinue reading “Fermented Veggies for Dogs: Good or Bad?”

Understanding the Importance of Manganese for Dogs

As responsible pet owners, we strive to provide our furry companions with a balanced and nutritious diet to ensure their overall health and well-being. One essential trace mineral that is often overlooked is manganese, which plays a vital role in numerous biological processes in dogs. In this blog post, we’ll delve into the importance ofContinue reading “Understanding the Importance of Manganese for Dogs”

Can Dogs Eat Chickpeas?

Can dogs eat chickpeas? The surprising answer is that they can! Not only can the can be safely consumed by canines, but can also provide them with plenty of health benefits. Chickpeas Contain Vitamins and Minerals Chick peas- a.k.a. garbanzo beans – are delicious and crunchy snacks ideal for canines. Rich in protein and fiber,Continue reading “Can Dogs Eat Chickpeas?”

Supplements for Aging Dogs

It’s difficult to admit that our pets are becoming older, whether in canine years or human years. Certain concerns, such as cognitive failure, hearing and visual issues, joint pain, allergies, and overall inflammation, may become more prevalent as your dog ages. Preventative measures can be taken to prevent these issues, regardless of how old yourContinue reading “Supplements for Aging Dogs”

Dog Cancer Diet: Is Kibble Acceptable?

When cancer hits, it’s often accompanied by weight loss, loss of muscle, and depression. All of these can significantly impact your dog’s quality of life. Consuming a good diet can improve your dog’s life tremendously. Food can actually prove to be ‘good medicine,’ in a sense… hence why dogs with cancer are often fed aContinue reading “Dog Cancer Diet: Is Kibble Acceptable?”

7 Foods Dogs Should Avoid

It’s important to feed your dog well-balanced meals to ensure he or she is getting all the nutrients they need. But, there are some foods dogs should avoid altogether. We’ve compiled a list of different foods you should never try to sneak past your dog. From avocado pits and chocolate, to onions and grapes, learnContinue reading “7 Foods Dogs Should Avoid”

Why Grass-Fed Beef is Better

The nutrient levels of foods from enormous factory farming operations and pastured, grass-fed animals are vastly different. Let’s start with a few things to keep in mind when shopping for raw meat for your dog. Here’s everything you need to know about industrial farming to get started. Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations Beef is mostly producedContinue reading “Why Grass-Fed Beef is Better”