Dog owners who are vegetarians themselves (and even some veterinarians) are eager to recommend a vegan diet for dogs. The biggest question I have is, is it really healthy for your dog? Here are the pros and cons of vegetarian diets for dogs, as I see it.
Wondering if you're feeding your dog the best food and in the best way? Here you'll find information on what you should be looking for in the list of ingredients. We're also sharing feeding tips like how much you should feed and what to look for if your dog is allergic to their food.
Personally, I can come up with a couple of reasons as to why I wouldn’t feed a dog raw food. Basically, they are the same reasons I wouldn’t feed raw food to a person. Here’s why a lot of dog owners are feeding their dogs the BARF diet — raw food and bones.
Here’s a little about our dog’s recovery from TPLO surgery for a torn ACL, as well as the stories of other dogs who’ve been through it. Plus the stories of other dogs who’ve had TPLO surgery, including their recovery highlights.
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!
Our veterinarian said dogs that spend a lot of time indoors during the winter months tend to get mild skin conditions resulting in dry, itchy, flaky skin. Guess what? A home remedy of Olive Oil will typically solve the dry skin problem throughout the entire winter season!
Here are 5 easy steps for giving your dog a pill. Trust me, it’s easy!
Rachel Ray has a fairly decent collection of pet recipes that look fun & easy to make, including: Dog Casserole, Oatmeal, Bananas & Peanut Butter Breakfast, Peanut, Orange & Carrot Salad, Doggie Pasta & Meatballs, Mini Burgers Doggie Sliders, Chicken & Rice, Ham & Cheese Sandwiches, Meat & Potato Hash, Bacon, Cheese & Barley Burgers, Chicken BLT, Olive Oil & Bacon Truffles, Sweet Potatoes, Carrots & Chicken, Peanut Butter & Carob Biscotti, Banana & Berry Pooch Smoothie, Butternut Squash Mac & Cheddar, Pumpkin Barley With Turkey, and Pooch Pate On Toast.
My dog LOVES Beneful dog food — especially the chicken and rice version. Here’s why…
I bought a box of dog treats recently that had some bugs in it. I’ve since learned to check the expiration date on the bottom of dog food and treats, just the same as we do for our own food.
Here’s a collection of my best articles about Kong toys for dogs. Practically every angle having to do with Kong dog treats & toys is covered here. See why we currently own 16 of them!
The FDA provides a number of helpful resources for pet owners. The most important one is the FDA’s Pet Food Recall List. You’ll want to check that list for all the latest recalls on dog food and dog treats. Or better yet, sign up for the FDA’s recalls e-list, so you’ll always be the FIRST to know whenever a product is added to the list.
Kong toys are all the rage — we own 16 of them… 2 dogs. And dogs can have hours of fun trying to get ‘the good stuff’ out of their Kong toys. BUT, cleaning them isn’t quite so fun. Here’s what I do… works like a charm for me!
I’ve written about the fact that choosing the right dog food is a very personal decision for a dog owner. And there is no one right answer to the question ‘What is the best dog food?’ Here’s what I feed my dogs, and why.
I purchased a raised dog food feeder for our dogs. Here’s why I did… and why I recommend that you do, too.
You’ve heard the controversy about feeding dogs raw food. Now, get the facts about dogs eating raw food… And, with the help of this book, get some of the best tips and recipes for feeding your dog the ‘BARF’ diet – Biologically Appropriate Raw Foods.
Bil-Jac frozen dog food is a great meal — AND a great treat! for your dog. We typically use the the Bil-Jac frozen dog food as a ‘special treat’ for our dogs. Biljac works especially well as a treat during training.
In case you’re wondering what ingredients to look for in your dog’s food, consider this… Here are the Top 10 nutrients your pet needs.
Have you considered serving your dog an all-natural diet? What about a vegetarian diet? If you’ve thought about it, you’re definitely not alone. Good News: Now all-natural dog foods can finally be found on the store shelves of regular supermarkets and pet stores!
How is one to know what brand of dog food is really the best for your dog? There are so many conflicting stories about the different brands, manufacturers, and types of dog foods. Choosing the right dog food for your pet is a very personal decision. Here’s how I reached a decision as to the best dog food for my dogs.
When it comes to dog food & treats, I’ve never been one to splurge on ‘extras’ just as as gravy or sauces for dog food. But when our adult dog stopped eating and started losing weight, we found IAMS Savory Sauce to be the perfect solution!
My dogs will do anything for a Liv-a-Snap! In fact, my dogs will do anything for even the tiniest smidgen of a Liv-a-Snap dog treat! I’m not kidding. Here’s why…
Each of our dogs has tried almost every variety of Nutro dog food that’s available, and we keep coming back to Nutro Natural Choice Lamb & Rice as the favorite in our household. Here’s why we love the Nutro dog food varieties.
If you’re dog is celebrating a Birthday, or some other special occasion, then he deserves an extra-special treat like these Dog-Friendly Frosted Cakes & Treats that can be shipped to your door… Or even a Dog Birthday Cake that you can make yourself! Here are some fancy treats for your dog and the party guests…
Our American Eskimo dog is 15 years young and STILL going strong. But, truth be told, we thought he would have left this world ages ago. Here’s what we’ve done so far that got him to be 105 in dog years…
Wondering what to stuff inside of your dog’s Kong toy? Here’s a list of the best Kong recipes that have worked well for other dog owners. These dog recipes make delicious treats that you can stuff inside a Kong toy.