There’s a common misconception among pet owners that our pets require a high protein diet that consists mostly of meat – which is essentially the food that our omnivorous dogs and obligate carnivorous cats require […]
Now that we covered some of the basics about skin, let’s talk about itching and scratching a bit. There are several reasons why dogs and cats itch and scratch. They can be classified into four […]
Dogs get ear infections for lots of reasons. Some dogs with floppy ears are just prone to more ear infections, like spaniels and hounds. Dogs who spend time in water can get moisture trapped underneath their ears which can cause ear infections.
But did you know that your dog’s food can be a contributor or could even be causing your dog’s recurring ear infections? An overgrowth of yeast could mean that your dog is not getting the nutrition it needs out of its food. Your dog may be itching its ears, scratching its ears more than normal or rubbing its ears on objects or people.
Now that we know what a food allergy IS, let’s talk about what CAUSES a food allergy. To date, common food ingredients responsible for allergies are chicken, beef, dairy products, pork, lamb, fish, eggs, corn, […]
This post was written by an intern at our home office. It has some interesting facts about potatoes and nutrition. Plus, at the end there is the best sentence ever “Why not let your canine […]
Whether you are new to a town or have just gotten yourself a furry companion, the next thing you ought to do is to find your four-legged friend a credible Veterinarian – the second imperative […]
We’ve got exciting news. We’ve been quietly working on something behind the scenes and we’re finally ready to unveil it. We’ve written our first e-book called 8 Signs Your Pet Needs A New Diet. How […]
I want you to think about your favorite food for a moment. Mine is French toast. Now imagine sitting down to a meal of your favorite food. Think about having that favorite meal at […]
I bet you know at least one dog or cat who’s picky about their food. It’s pretty common for them to turn up their nose at some – or many – of the foods that […]
Winter has arrived for most of us. Here in the Pacific Northwest, we even have snow! Winter is a great time for snuggling with your pets by the fire, playing catch with snowballs and taking […]