Diet and Nutrition

Feeding Avocados - Good or Bad?

It has been brought to my attention that there are differing opinions in regards to whether avocados are safe for dogs. See this extract from Wikipedia: There is documented evidence that animals such as cats, dogs, cattle, goats, rabbits, rat...

Diet For The Diabetic Dog

It may come as a surprise for some people, but dogs like human beings can develop diabetes if food intake containing lots of sugar is not controlled by the pet owner. It is important that we always feed our dogs healthy and nutritious food coupled...

Dealing With A Dog Food Allergy

Just as humans allergies can show up as a sneeze or rash, your dog's allergies can manifest as itchiness -- or even ear infections. In fact, if your dog's allergic to his food, it can cause him to scratch himself constantly, even with no obvious p...

Chocolate and Your Dogs Health--What you should Know

Who can resist Chocolates for Valentine's Day? Your dogs health depends on it! (resisting, that is). We humans get to indulge because most of us know when to stop. But your dog won't quit after just a few. Give her a chance and she'll down the who...

BARF Diet For Dogs - Not As Gross As It Sounds!

Are you just starting to research the BARF diet for dogs

5 Tips For Feeding A Happy, Healthy Dog

Do you really know all there is to know about your canine companion

Feeding Your Pet

The bottom line on pet foods is simple. We have a rough idea of the essential nutrients necessary for pets. We know some of the toxic levels for nutrients. Other than that, it is hard to be sure about any nutritional claims. Studying nutrient need...