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Category: Nutrition

no GMO for dogs

Why GMO is bad for your dog

Could GMO be harming your dog? Like the proverbial canary down the mine shaft, dogs have become our sentinels.  They alert us to health...

food for your dog's brain

Food for your dog’s brain

If you’ve ever felt lazy after eating a big meal, or hyperactive following a sugary treat, then you have an idea of how what we eat can...

antioxidants for dogs with cancer

Antioxidants in animal cancer treatment

They’re crucial to good health, but some vets feel they interfere with conventional cancer treatments. Find out why, and how an...

supplements for pets

Should I add supplements to my animal’s diet?

Prevention is the most powerful cure. By providing your dog with supplements, you can ensure he is getting everything he needs to stay...

Top 10 herbs for your dog

Adding herbs to your dog’s diet can have a tremendous impact on his health and wellbeing. Here are ten great herbs you can grow...

supplements for senior dogs

Senior animals & supplements

Along with an optimum diet, adequate exercise and lots of loving attention, the use of appropriate supplements makes it possible for us to...

Understanding pica & your dog

Pica is a condition in which dogs crave the ingestion of unnatural food sources. While it may seem unusual, it’s actually fairly common....

raw food for dogs

Understanding raw food diets for dogs

It used to be that if you wanted to feed your companion a raw diet, you had to make it from scratch, and that meant buying all the...

holiday menu for your dog

Holiday menu for your dog

What would your dog love if she could choose a special holiday dinner? We asked Audi Donamor to come up with something fabulous and she...

homeopathy for animals

10 homeopathic remedies for dogs

Based on the principle that “like cures like”, homeopathic remedies are effective healing methods that go deep to the root of a...

cranberries for dogs

The benefits of cranberries for dogs

Cranberries are full of flavor – and they’re great for you and your animal companion. Cranberries have a long history, going all the...

vitamin B for dogs

Vitamin B recipes for your dog

Vitamin B is found in many foods, including: Alfalfa Asparagus Bananas Beans, e.g., kidney beans Cantaloupe Carrots Dairy products, e.g.,...

supplements

Supplements for your dog

Whether you feed your animal a raw or home-cooked diet, or a premium canned or dry food, the bottom line is that each animal is as unique...

diet

5 tips for the best dog diet

Feeding your animal companions a healthy diet is a crucial component of their overall well-being. Most commercial pet foods contain poor...

holiday

Holiday tips for your dog

The holiday season has arrived! It’s exciting, it’s busy and for most of us, including our animal companions, it can be a little...

animal-friendly herb garden

How to build an animal-friendly herb garden

Herbs are amazing plants. Not only do they possess many culinary and healing properties, but they’re also wonderfully fragrant and easy...

genes

The relationship between dog genes & diet

Wholesome high-quality food can help keep your dog healthy by enhancing his immune system and reducing the risk of disease. But did you...

peanut butter truffles

Peanut butter truffles

These delicious peanut butter truffles are perfect for any pup who loves treats! Looking for a yummy treat to make for your canine...

diet

Making diet choices for your dog

Feeding your dog a nutritious diet sounds daunting, especially if you lead a busy life. But it doesn’t matter whether your days are...

backyard for your dog

Building a dog-friendly backyard

Ever wonder what Rover is thinking about when he’s surveying your backyard from the porch steps? Perhaps he’s dreaming of a landscape...

essential fatty acids

Essential fatty acids for your dog

Omega 3 essential fatty acids from fish oils can help prevent and alleviate allergies, arthritis and other common canine problems. You’ve...

fruits and veggies for your dog

Top 10 fruits and veggies for your dog

A variety of nutrient-dense fruits and vegetables can help your dog live a healthier, longer life. Feed as snacks or add a tablespoon or...

pet food labels

The importance of reading dog food labels

If you want to offer your dog good nutrition, how do you know you’re giving him a good quality product? The best way is to learn how to...

homemade training treats recipe

Homemade dog training treats

Using treats to reward your dog during training sessions is a great way to positively reinforce good behaviour – and make sessions more...

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