Inflammatory Bowel Disease - also called IBD- is a disease that targets the gastrointestinal tract of dogs. When a dog has IBD the gastrointestinal tract will become so inflamed that it is unable to function properly to digest and absorb nutrients. IBD is the most common gastrointestinal disease seen in dogs and makes up nearly [...]
Homemade Dog Food Recipe – Fish and Sweet Potato: using cod, salmon, sweet potatoes, carrots, broccoli walnut oil, and balanceIT supplement.
There are many different ways that a company might test food to make sure that it meets nutrient adequacy. The first of which is simply testing the food to check that it meets AAFCO nutrient standards by laboratory analysis, another is by feeding the foods to staff dogs and monitoring their health. Both of these [...]
What are the risks of Salmonella in Raw Dog Food in comparison to Kibble? Comparative research looking at raw vs. kibble dog food risk for pathogens.
Homemade Dog Food Recipe – Beef and Sweet Potato: using lean ground beef, sweet potatoes, carrots, bell pepper, walnut oil, fish oil and balanceIT supplement.
Looking at ingredients lists to compare dog foods is probably one of the most difficult ways to compare foods. Though it can be simple to glance at ingredients lists to see if foods contain potential allergens if your dog has food allergies or if it contains potentially toxin ingredients - it can be very difficult [...]
Homemade Dog Food Recipe - Chicken and Quinoa: using chicken breast, chicken thighs, spinach, blueberries, walnut oil, fish oil and balanceIT supplement.
There are FIVE areas of the dog food bag that you can use to compare dog foods: the title, the guaranteed analysis, the ingredients, the AAFCO statement, and the marketing claims/statements.
Leptospirosis in dogs can be a potentially life-threatening disease spread in the urine of infected animals. Recommendations on the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of Canine Leptospirosis can vary on a case-by-case basis based on several different factors.
A homemade dog food recipe - using pork, oats, blueberries, bell peppers, broccoli, walnut oil, and supplements. Complete and balanced for adult dogs.