Friday, December 14, 2018

Nutrition

Natural Nutrition means feeding your pet a diet based on whole and natural ingredients. Diet plays a big role in maintaining your companion’s overall wellness. As one of our Pillars of Animal Wellness, Natural Nutrition ensures the best diet for your furry friend, so it’s important to learn more about healthy dog and cat foods!

mushrooms

The health benefits of mushrooms for dogs

There are about 100,000 varieties of mushroom in the world, and as many as 700 are used for food. Here’s a look at some...
Leafy greens for dogs and cats

Leafy greens for dogs and cats

Packed with nutrients, leafy greens can give your dog or cat's diet a colorful and healthy boost. Don’t scold your dog or cat for nibbling your...
The benefits of dill for dogs

The benefits of dill for your dog

Flavorful, easy to use and fun to grow yourself, dill adds extra pizzazz and nutrition to your companion’s diet. When I was growing up, we...
stomach sad dog

8 stomach soothers for your dog

You’ve adopted a new dog from a shelter or rescue, and quickly discover his digestive system is out of whack. Calm his stomach with these...
Are grains good for your dog?

Are grains good for your dog?

Should you feed grains to your companion or not? It depends on the type, and whether it’s whole or not. In your quest for a healthy...
cranberry

Cranberry supplements for dogs

Cranberries are one of the world’s “superfoods”. They have antioxidant properties, protect urinary tract health, help prevent infections and can also fight cancer. Why not...
Buying organic for your dog

Shopping organic for your pet

If you’re like a lot of people, you probably have some questions about organic pet food. What does the term actually mean, and how...
Freeze dried and dehydrated food for your dog

Freeze dried and dehydrated food for your dog

Premium freeze dried and dehydrated pet foods offer the perfect combination of optimal nutrition and convenience. Love, exercise and nourishing food...they’re what dogs and cats...
8 steps to healthy dog treats

8 steps to healthy dog treats

What better way to love your dog than by giving him treats? The trick is choosing something that won’t pack on the pounds. Do you...
8 tasty meal toppers for your dog

Looking into pet food ingredients

One good thing comes out of pet food recalls – they urge manufacturers and regulatory bodies to pay more attention to the ingredients that...
Portuguese food for your dog

Portuguese food for your dog

Looking for something different? Try treating your companion (and yourself!) to some healthy dishes with a Portuguese flavor. Portugal is a magical place I visited...
8 tasty meal toppers for your dog

8 tasty meal toppers for your dog

These meal toppers pack a punch of flavor and nutrition, and they’re simple to make and serve. Just use them as a sauce or...
Prevent cancer with foods rich in phytochemicals

Prevent cancer with foods rich in phytochemicals

Want to help prevent cancer in your dog? Look no further than your fridge. Adding foods rich in phytochemicals to his diet can help reduce his...
Vital vitamins for pets

Vital vitamins for pets

Dr. Khalsa's desire to enhance nutritional wellness for companion animals led her to create a unique line of vitamins for dogs and cats. Good nutrition helps...
Raw feeding your cat

Raw feeding your cat

Raw feeding is one of the healthiest choices you can make for your kitty. But here are two things you need to know before...
Top 5 herbs for cats

Top 5 herbs for cats

Herbs that can naturally and effectively treat a variety of common feline health problems, with minimal risk of side effects. Cats are sensitive creatures and...
Essential fatty acids for felines

Essential fatty acids for felines

Essential fatty acids not only give your cat a sleek coat and healthy skin but they can also help reduce inflammation and protect against...

All about humane pet food

Are you feeding your pet a humane pet food? Food made from humanely-raised meats eases concerns about the treatment and welfare of the animals...
Bake your dog a cake!

Bake your dog a cake!

Does Fido have a birthday coming up? These cake recipes are mouth-watering, healthy and dog-friendly! Birthdays were a big deal when I was growing up....
Optimal nutrition for working dogs

Optimal nutrition for working dogs

Working dogs, from athletes to "search and rescue", have nutritional and supplement needs that exceed those of the average family pooch. “Butch is an agility...
Health benefits of camel milk for dogs

Health benefits of camel milk for dogs

It’s still relatively new to North Americans, but camel milk is a highly nutritious food that’s showing promise as a healing therapy for dogs. Think of...
Natural products for dogs and cats

Natural products for dogs and cats

This eco-friendly online pet store focuses on natural products for dogs and cats. Sometimes the simplest ideas have the most clout. When Marty Grosjean founded...
6 steps to a happy puppy

6 steps to a happy puppy

These six steps will get your new puppy on the road to a long and happy life. Bringing home a new puppy is exciting, but it’s...
Sugar alternatives for dogs

Sugar alternatives for dogs

Think outside the sugar jar when fixing delicious treats for your best friend. These days, there’s a lot of press about dogs eating a whole...
Mushrooms for your dog's immunity

Mushrooms for your dog’s immunity

Can medicinal mushrooms be used to boost your dog's immunity? The studies say yes! My dog, Cardiff, is a neutered Welsh terrier who has...
Why GMOs are bad for your dog

Why GMOs are bad for your dog

Have you realized your dog's health may be at risk from genetically modified ingredients (GMOs)? Here's what you need to know. Like the proverbial canary...
Brain food for your dog

Brain food for your dog

Did you know your dog's diet and nutrition may play a critical role in brain function and behavior? If you’ve ever felt lazy after eating...

Using diet to prevent disease in dogs

When your dog develops cancer and will need the proper medicine, diet and supplements can play a key role in preventing and treating the...
Feeding your puppy

Feeding your puppy

When feeding your puppy, the right diet and balance of nutrients is critical for proper development and the prevention of health problems in adulthood. Adopting...
The truth about raw food for animals

The truth about raw food for animals

A lot of myths still surround the safety of raw food diets for cats and dogs. Here are the real facts. “My gosh! You feed...
Glutathione — the king of antioxidants

Glutathione — the king of antioxidants

The glutathione antioxidant is a tiny but powerful nutrient that is vital to your dogs cell health, liver function and immunity. Mention antioxidants, and most...
Diets for kidney compromised animals

Diets for kidney compromised animals

Is your cat or dog kidney compromised? Here's how to ensure he receives the best nutrition for his condition. Kidney problems are common in...