Dog Food & Nutrition

Articles, studies and advice on best dog food brands, interviews with vets on dog nutrition, reviews of top dog food choices and videos of how to read dog food labels, how to feed a dog, and everything else a responsible dog parent needs to know about dog foods.

Sweet Potato and Turkey Dog Treats

Recipe: Sweet Potato & Turkey Dog Treats

Homemade dog treats are a great way to add a little nutritional boost to your pet's diet. They're much healthier than most commercial treats, and cheaper than high quality commercial treats as well. These sweet potato and turkey dog treats are easy to make and very affordable.
Turkey Dinner for Dogs

Recipe: Turkey Dinner for Dogs

This recipe uses turkey as the main protein source. Instead of this turkey dinner for dogs, you could substitute different protein sources such as fish, venison or rabbit meat to add some variety to your pet's diet.
Dog Treats for Christmas

Recipe: Dog Treats for Christmas

Are you looking for a last minute gift idea for a dog or dog owner? Homemade dog treats for Christmas are a unique way to show that you care while providing a handmade gift that both dog and owner are sure to love.
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Recipe: Homemade Christmas Cookies for Dogs

Homemade Christmas cookies for dogs aren’t just something special to spoil your dog with over the holidays. They’re also a great gift idea. Making these Christmas cookies for dogs could even be a fun new family tradition.

Recipe: Dog Treats for Upset Stomach

Do you feel like eating when you stomach is upset? Probably not. Neither does your dog. These dog treats for upset stomach will help get some nourishment into your pup without making him sick. Dry kibble and commercial dog treats probably won't entice your pet to eat when he's not feeling well. Whole food ingredients in homemade dog food and treats may be enough to enough to entice him.
Berry Oatmeal for Dogs

Recipe: Berry Oatmeal for Dogs

Oatmeal is a great breakfast option for humans, and it can be a healthy choice for your dog as well. This berry oatmeal for dogs is easy to make and requires just 4 ingredients. Oatmeal is rich in soluble fiber, which helps promote healthy digestion and proper weight management. vitamins, It also contains B vitamins that help to keep your pet's skin and coat healthy. Oatmeal should not make up the largest part of your dog's diet, so this recipe should not be used as your pet's only food option. I use this oatmeal for dogs as a tasty treat that I rotate into my pet's food repertoire once in a while.
Dog Food Recipe for Large Breeds

Dog Food Recipe for Large Breeds

Nutrition is one of the biggest factors in your pet's health and well-being. Proper nutrition is important for all dogs, but a dog food recipe for large breeds needs to be catered to the unique nutritional needs of larger canines. Large breed dogs grow and develop differently than smaller breeds. Larger dogs have a lower metabolism and a larger stomach. This means they need food with a lower caloric density, and they require less calories per pound than smaller breeds.
Homemade Dog Food for Loose Stool

Recipe: Homemade Dog Food for Loose Stool

It's virtually guaranteed that your dog is going to suffer from loose stool from time to time throughout this life. Whether it's because he ate something he shouldn't have or he's fighting off a bout of the flu, this homemade dog food for loose stool may help. Diarrhea is caused by digestive upset. It's usually not something to worry about, but if it lasts for more than 48 hours, you should call your veterinarian. Likewise, if the loose stool is accompanied by other symptoms, you should contact your vet immediately.
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Can Dogs Eat Duck? 6 Awesome Benefits of Duck for Dogs

If you’re a long-time dog owner, maybe this question has run through your mind... “Can dogs eat duck?” Has your dog recently begged for a...
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Can Dogs Eat Spicy Food?

Some humans enjoy the sensation when eating spicy stuff, but some can’t even stand the heat.  If you’re a fan of spicy food, you have...
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Can Dogs Eat Eggplant? 3 Easy Tips How To Prepare It

Relax. Eggplants are generally not toxic or poisonous for dogs. Even in humans, most people disagree with liking eggplants—it's either you love it, or you...
Homemade Dog Food for Weight Loss

Recipe: Homemade Dog Food for Weight Loss

Being overweight is just as dangerous for your dog as it is for people. If you're trying to help your dog slim down, this homemade dog food for weight loss may be just what you need.

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