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Deborah Shores, DVM

Deborah Shores, DVM
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In the last 8 years, Dr. Shores has worked as a clinical veterinarian for dogs, cats, small mammals and non-human primates as well as a writer on the subject of pet health. Her passion is breaking down the intricacies of proper dog health care and dog nutrition.

Best Dog Food for Rottweilers: 5 Vet Recommended Brands

Rottweilers are amazing, beautiful dogs with personalities to match. These dogs are smart and easy to train, which is what makes them an excellent...

Best Dog Food for Golden Retrievers: 5 Vet Recommended Brands

From the moment they are born, Golden Retrievers are balls of sweet, silly fun. They are friendly dogs that enjoy spending time with adults,...

Best Dog Food for German Shepherds: 8 Vet Recommended Brands

Dog lovers are hard-pressed to find a pup as reliable and dedicated as the German Shepherd. The German Shepherd dog, or GSD (as vets...

How to Know Which Dog Food is Good for Your Dog

Shopping for dog food can be a bit of a challenge, especially if you are looking to change your pet’s current diet, you have...

Holistic Dog Care: The Ultimate Evidence-based Guide

When people hear the term "holistic" they typically think about alternative medicine. It brings to mind acupuncture and herbal remedies alone. This is a common...

Raw Diet for Dogs 101: The Ultimate Guide

The concept of raw diet for dogs and general raw dog feeding is based on the carnivorous nature of dogs. Our domesticated canines belong to...

Best Food for Dogs 101: Dog Food Buying Guide

Introduction   There are tons of options out there for best food for dogs available today, and it can be very intimidating for new pet parents...

10 Vet Recommended Dog Food Brands That Are Inexpensive

As a veterinarian, dog lovers are always asking me for my opinion on what are top vet recommended dog food brands that are healthy...

Vet Recommended Safe Dog Treats for Snacking

Take a walk down the aisles of any “big-box” pet store and you will be overwhelmed by all the dog treats that are available...

Dog Products Related Health Issues That Vets Often Run Into

Pet parents spend hundreds, if not thousands, of dollars a year on their canine companions. They buy dog beds, chew toys, leashes, collars, and...

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