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Fresh Meals for Pups—Without the Mess!

Goodbye pots and pans—hello PawFoods! PawFoods makes fresh, ready-made meals for dogs that are a breeze to serve and that create zero mess! Feed...
Vetdiet

An innovative formula to promote mobility in dogs

Did you know that in 2022, dogs are living a lot longer than they used to? According to science.org, due to better health care...

Why You Have to Try Pumpkin for Dogs

Autumn is just around the corner, and love it or hate it, that means pumpkin season is coming! Pumpkin spice, pumpkin lattes, pumpkin muffins,...
turmeric supplement

Turmeric — a supplement worth considering for your dog

A spice renowned for its color and flavor, a turmeric supplement offers noteworthy health benefits to dogs as well as humans. If you are a...
Alaska Naturals

Wild Alaskan Pollock: “The World’s Best Whitefish” for you and your pet!

When Alaska became a state in 1959, sustainability was written into its state constitution. Alaska is known for its sustainable fisheries, and they are...
Yummy Combs - Bad Breath

Bad Breath: What are the underlying causes, and what to do about it?

We’ve all been there. You’re petting your dog and all of a sudden they look up at you with their big puppy dog eyes...
Yummy Combs - The human-animal bond

The Human-Animal Bond — Treating with Purpose

Every day our dogs are by our side through the many ups and downs of life. They are there for our most cherished memories...
unwanted behaviors

Unwanted behaviors and nutrition

Find out how certain dietary nutrients and calming supplements may curb aggression, anxiety and other unwanted behaviors in dogs. Did you know that nutrition plays...
keto

Why a keto diet is a good choice for your dog

A keto diet can offer multiple benefits to dogs, from weight loss to better skin health to improved cognitive function. It may even help...
Summer smoothies you can share with your dog

Smoothies you can share with your dog

Smoothies are a delicious and refreshing way to boost nutritional intake. And with a few ingredient tweaks, you can also share them your dog! Smoothies...
Are superfoods worth the hype?

Are superfoods worth the hype?

How do we know if a superfood is really “super” or just marketing fluff? As more dog and cat guardians embrace wellness and healthier eating,...
Want to switch your dog or cat to a raw diet?

Want to switch your dog or cat to a raw diet?

Raw diets have been fed for decades, but their popularity has risen significantly in recent years. If you’re considering switching your own dog or...
Enhancing your pet’s kibble-based diet

Enhancing your pet’s kibble-based diet

While many pet kibbles are improving in quality, it’s never a bad idea to add some extra nutritional value and variety to these foods....
Pet food homework: 3 steps to a better bowl

Pet food homework: 3 steps to a better bowl

From counting carbs to doing the “adulteration math”, completing your pet food homework helps you select the best food for a “forever dog”. When Susan...
Natural remedies for your dog or cat’s gut problems

Natural remedies for your dog or cat’s gut problems

From diarrhea to appetite loss, gut problems are common in dogs and cats. Here are some natural remedies that ease symptoms and help heal...
Support canine health and aging with astaxanthin

Support canine health and aging with astaxanthin

As nature’s most powerful antioxidant, astaxanthin benefits canine endurance, aging, vision health and more. Daily antioxidants are known to support canine health in a...
Essential fatty acids for dogs and cats with arthritis

Essential fatty acids for dogs and cats with arthritis

Which essential fatty acids (EFAs) do dogs and cats need as supplements, and how do they work to help alleviate the inflammation associated with...
11 herbs that are good for dogs – both inside and out

11 herbs that are good for dogs – both inside and out

Herbs add a lot to your dog’s well-being, whether they’re included in his diet or used for healing and well-being. These 11 herbs are...
Choosing the right curcumin supplement for your dog

Choosing the right curcumin supplement for your dog

Absorption and purity are just two factors to consider when choosing a curcumin supplement for your dog. Here’s what to look for, and what...
The unlikely history of commercial pet food

The unlikely history of commercial pet food

Commercial pet food was invented with convenience and profit in mind, not the health of dogs and cats. Luckily, the more recent movement back...
Decoding pet food marketing jargon

Decoding pet food marketing jargon

A look at some common marketing terms used on pet food labels and what they mean! Along with attractive graphics, pet food labels usually employ...
“Trust but verify” when selecting supplements for your dog or cat

“Trust but verify” when selecting supplements for your dog or cat

Finding answers to some simple questions can make product selection much easier. Supplements can play a key role in helping your dog or cat live...
ZIWI: Raw food meets convenience with air-dried innovation

ZIWI: Raw food meets convenience with air-dried innovation

Air drying technology locks in the goodness of this company’s raw ingredients, creating ready-serve, raw-inspired nutrition for dogs and cats. Choosing the right diet for...
Tackling your dog or cat’s skin problems with nutrition and supplements

Tackling your dog or cat’s skin problems with nutrition and supplements

Resolving allergies and other skin problems in your dog or cat involves much more than just stopping the itch. It also means getting to...
Black soldier fly-based dog food -- new novel protein for hypoallergenic diets

Black soldier fly-based dog food — new novel protein for hypoallergenic diets

Dog food made out of flies? Fly-based dog food is a new trend that's here to stay! Let's take a look at a few...
How to safely feed your dog a plant-based diet

How to safely feed your dog a plant-based diet

From health benefits to environmental sustainability, there are a lot of perks to plant-based diets. But can our dogs thrive without eating meat or...
ArtemiPet™ harnesses the power of an ancient herb to boost canine immunity  

ArtemiPet™ harnesses the power of an ancient herb to boost canine immunity  

This innovative company has brought an ancient immune-boosting herb called Artemisia annua into the modern pet market – and it’s working wonders. Last year was...
When your dog or cat loses her appetite

10 reasons why dogs and cats lose their appetite

Inappetence can have many underlying causes, from physical to behavioral. Here are some common reasons your dog or cat may lose her appetite, along...
What is limited ingredient dog food?

What is limited ingredient dog food?

You’ve heard of limited ingredient dog food -- but what is it exactly, and is it right for your canine companion? Limited ingredient dog foods...
Novel proteins for your dog or cat

Novel proteins for your dog or cat

From boar to yak, novel protein sources offer variety to your dog or cat’s diet, help with allergies, and widen your options in a...
Black soldier fly-based dog food -- new novel protein for hypoallergenic diets

Black soldier fly-based dog food — new novel protein for hypoallergenic diets

Black soldier fly larvae protein is a new ingredient found in hypoallergenic dog foods -- and it's generating a lot of buzz. Nowadays, we have...
Why it's important to support your dog or cat's gut microbiome

Why it’s important to support your dog or cat’s gut microbiome

Keeping your pet's GI tract healthy by supporting her gut microbiome is so important. Here's how the right supplements can help! In dogs and cats...