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Lavish Your Dog with Healthy Balanced Fats

 

Lavish Your Dog with Healthy Balanced Fats

Fatty foods aren’t just for banquets and feasts. The scientific evidence is overwhelming—dogs who eat balanced fat diets are healthier, happier and more intelligent than dogs who do not consume a proper balance of fats.

Everything You Need to Know About DCM in Dogs

 

Everything You Need to Know About DCM in Dogs

Canine Dilated Cardiomyopathy (DCM) is a disease of a dog’s heart muscle, which results in an enlarged heart. As the heart and its chambers become dilated, it becomes harder for the heart to pump, which may cause heart valves to leak, leading to a buildup of fluids in the chest and abdomen.

How to Select the Right Holistic Dog Food

 

How to Select the Right Holistic Dog Food

Increasingly, health-conscious humans are exploring holistic food for themselves, and, naturally, want to provide the same type of wholesome food for their dogs. But what exactly is holistic dog food?

Why Switch To A Raw Diet For Your Cat

 

Why Switch To A Raw Diet For Your Cat

Your cat is an obligate carnivore evolved to use raw meat protein for quick power. A raw diet helps your feline maintain eye health, a balanced immune system, optimal energy, and weight control.

Is Cat Food Changing?

 

Is Cat Food Changing?

People who have made the switch to feeding their cats a raw meat diet invariably describe their light bulb moment — that instant when they realized the food they had been feeding just wasn’t right.

Is Your Dog’s Diet Making Them Crazy?

 

Is Your Dog’s Diet Making Them Crazy?

Is your dog is lunging and pulling at the end of his leash and acting aggressive or reactive towards other dogs? Dog reactivity, or over reactive dogs, can be a serious problem. Besides training, diet might be an issue.

Why do I Need to Introduce Darwin’s Food Slowly?

 

Why do I Need to Introduce Darwin’s Food Slowly?

If you are changing your dog’s diet from dry (kibble), canned or raw foods without vegetables to balanced, lean raw diets with vegetables like Darwin’s, it’s best to slowly introduce the new food. Over a period of seven to ten days, slowly increase the amount of Darwin’s food until your dog is eating Darwin’s full time.

Pet Fooled

 

Pet Fooled

Won’t Get Fooled Again. If you haven’t seen the documentary “Pet Fooled” , you should…before you feed your pet one more store-bought meal. It’s available right now on Netflix, iTunes, Vimeo and Amazon.com.

Why Do Dogs Eat Poop?

 

Why Do Dogs Eat Poop?

We went for a walk in farm land, and boy, was he in poop-eating heaven; cow poop, horse poop, I don’t know what poop. I was mortified. Would I ever be able to let him kiss me on the face again?

Cats & Fish: To Feed or Not To Feed

 

Cats & Fish: To Feed or Not To Feed

Fish is not a natural part of a cat diet, and yet, so many cats love it. To some extent, it’s because pet food manufacturers offer a large variety of fish-based foods.

Gut Microbes and Your Dog

 

Gut Microbes and Your Dog

A well-balanced gut microbiome is important for the health of our dogs. In this article I will discuss a healthy gut microbe, its effect on your dog’s body, their behavior and how you, through feeding a well- balanced diet, can support their gut health.

Dogs, Grass, and Microbes

 

Dogs, Grass, and Microbes

Google “why dogs eat grass” and you’ll find 2,000,000 plus articles listing reasons from eating grass to compensate for missing nutrients in their diets to eating grass when they feel nauseated. I think these explanations have some validity, however, they do not tell the whole story.