If your dog has suffered from pancreatitis recently then it is likely your vet has suggested a special diet for your dog as part of his ongoing care. You may have a few questions though, so in this article, we will explore pancreatitis in more detail and why you should feed your pet that recommended diet!
If you have a new kitten, one of the first things to think about is what you are going to feed him! There is a whole array of diets out there to choose from, including many that are specifically designed for kittens. But what is so special about these diets? Why should your kitten eat them vs a standard adult cat diet? We’ll look at this as well as some other frequently asked questions about feeding your furry friend!
A gregarious Florida alligator seemingly could not wait for a family’s birthday party to begin, so it slipped into a garage where supplies were being stored and chugged down a slab of Diet Coke. The uninvited guest surprised Naples homeowners Karyn and Jamie Dobson when they opened the connecting door from their house after hearing … Read more
Cystitis, or inflammation of the bladder, is a painful and common condition. It can have serious consequences, especially in male cats. Diet often plays a role in the management of this difficult condition, and there are some really good reasons why that is. Read on for more information about the importance of food.
As the largest organ in the body, the skin plays a key role as a barrier, minimizing water loss and protecting the body from environmental insults, meaning that using nutrition to support the skin and coat can be beneficial to overall health and well-being of patients. Why dietary modification is not just for adverse food … Read more
Many pet nutrition companies now sell specific puppy food. These foods have required a lot of research and testing in order to calculate accurate volumes and concentrations of specific nutrients for your pet’s diet. Some brands have even developed specific diets for different breeds of dog. This blog is going to explain why these diets are beneficial to your puppy.
The BVA has spoken out against accusations that it continues to ignore the evidence and is taking an “irresponsible” position on vegan diets for dogs. Publication of the largest study into the health impacts of feeding dogs on vegan rather than meat-based foods sparked widespread controversy when results appeared to suggest that vegan dogs were … Read more