Feeding Tips & Changing Your Dog's Food

These are our tried and true dog mom tips for feeding young puppies, adult dogs, and senior dogs. See how to get your new dog on a routine feeding schedule — exactly how much and when to feed your dog (and how to coordinate their feedings with their potty schedule). Also, how to transition your dog from one food to another without causing an upset tummy and/or diarrhea! Finally, see the best dog food and water bowls recommended for dogs. All good things to know for first time dog owners.

Switching dog food happens at least twice in a dog's life - as they transition from puppy to adult, and then from adult to senior. Here are the steps to transition your dog to a new food with ease in 5 or 10 days.

My best dog food storage ideas for the kitchen or whatever happens to be the most central location in your house. See how I store dog food and dog treats...

With 3 dogs over the past 20+ years, I've had a lot of dog bowls! Now I want something more stylish & modern that will look nice in our master bathroom. I found 'em!...

If your dog eats too fast or gulps food quickly, this partitioned dog food bowl by DogPause might be the solution you're looking for. It's a fun way to get your food gulper to eat slowly!


I purchased a raised dog food feeder for our dogs. Here's why I did... and why I recommend that you do, too.