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.

Wet vs Dry Dog Food

TOP #37: Wet vs Dry Dog Food ft. Dr Jennifer Adolphe, PhD

A common question pet owners have is often about the difference of wet vs dry dog food brands. Dr Adolphe is here to answer all the questions about this.
Does Hypoallergenic Dog Food Really Work

Hypoallergenic Dog Food: What It Is, Does It Really Work, and Why?

If your dog suffers from itchy skin, your veterinarian may have suggested a "diet trial" or "elimination diet" using hypoallergenic dog food as the...
homemade wet dog food

Recipe: Homemade Wet Dog Food with Beef & Turkey

This recipe uses two protein sources to offer a variety of flavor within the same meal. You could use just one meat or substitute for different protein sources such as fish, venison or rabbit meat. This homemade wet dog food would make a great for any adult pup, as long as they don't have specific dietary restrictions or needs.
Best Dog Food for German Shepherds

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 make dog food cheaply

3 Tips On How To Make Dog Food Cheaply On A Budget

The cost of dog food is one of the biggest factors to consider before adopting a pet. You can learn how to make dog food cheaply without sacrificing the quality of the meals.
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How To Make A Slow Feeder for Dogs

Eating too fast is very bad for your dog's digestion, and it can cause serious health problems. Learning how to make a slow feeder for dogs is an easy way to help slow him down.
The Vegan Dog - Can Dogs Be Vegan or Vegetarian

Can Dogs Be Vegans or Vegetarians?

As vegetarianism and veganism continue to grow in popularity, many people ask, what do vegans feed their dogs? Seeing how the majority of pet...
Top Best Dog Foods for Rottweilers

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...
Can Dogs Eat Pizza

Can Dogs Eat Pizza?

Pizza is a long-established, go-to food enjoyed by many people around the world. Brought to America by Italian immigrants in the late 1800s, pizza is...
Dog Food Made in China

12 Facts About Dog Food Made in China [Infographic]

Our dogs do not have any say over what dog food they get to eat. As pet owners, it's our responsibility to choose a food...
Top 10 Best Fresh Dog Food Services That You Should Try

Review: Fresh Dog Food Delivery Services

If you’re the type of person who shops online, there’s a chance that you’ve noticed the influx of online sellers.  When it comes to shopping...
Elimination Diet Trial - The Ultimate Science-based Guide

Dog Elimination Diet: The Ultimate Science-based Guide

The dog elimination diet is the most affordable - and, according to studies (1, 2, 3), the most reliable - approach to identifying and...

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4 Tips & Tricks for Navigating Peak Flea and Tick Season

Here it comes... the dreaded peak flea and tick season. For us pet owners, while we love those sunny beach trips and walking in the...
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Have Pet, Will Travel: Guide to Spring or Summer Trips with...

In Partnership with Merck Animal Health In my opinion, there's no better time to travel with your pet than in either spring or summer. The weather's...
Can I Afford A Dog

Can I Afford A Dog?

Owning a pet is expensive. It’s more than just planning for food and toys. If you’ve been asking yourself, can I afford a dog, here is everything you need to know. A big part of being a responsible pet owner is preparing for the endeavor financially. Creating a consistent budget can help you plan for routine expenses like food, treats and toys, as well as unexpected expenses like vet visits in the event of an emergency. Asking the question can I afford a dog is a very responsible thing to do. Many pet owners don’t plan a budget before adopting a dog, and that can get you into a lot of trouble.
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How to Get Rid of a Dog: The Right Way

Are you faced with the challenging decision of how to let go of your furry companion? We understand that circumstances change. And even...
Why Are Dogs So Loyal?

Why Are Dogs So Loyal?

One of the best qualities of our canine companions is their unwavering loyalty. Why are dogs so loyal? There are amazing stories about the unmatched loyalty of dogs - dogs that have sat on their owner’s graves, waited patiently for months for their owners to return from war and even stories of dogs walking thousands of miles to reunite with their masters.
Why Do Pets Make Us Happy?

Why Do Pets Make Us Happy?

Nothing beats the feeling of seeing a happy dog or friendly cat come running over to you looking for a pat on the head or a scratch behind the ears. Why do pets make us happy? Pets do a lot more than just keep us company. The unconditional love that they provide us with is priceless and incomparable to any love that we get other humans.

Dog Names Starting With Z

Are you looking for dog names starting with Z? Well, you're in the right place! Getting a new pup would mean preparing for a new set...
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How Many Dogs Are Too Many?

We've all been there. Pet owners of one dog think, "Maybe I should get one more." Then, once you get the second dog, you'll...
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Can Dogs Get Sick From Humans?

If you have been caring for dogs for quite a while now, you must have known we can get sick from them. Rabies, giardia—name...
Dandie Dinmont Terrier Breed profile

Dandie Dinmont Terrier Breed Profile

Not a lot of people know about this breed, but the Dandie Dinmont Terrier is not something you should ignore when you chance upon...