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5 Reasons to Care About Your Dog’s Health

  By PetMD We all know that proper nutrition is a cornerstone of good human health, and hopefully the petMD Nutrition Center is helping owners understand that the same is true for their dog…

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Do We Need Farm-to-Dog Food?

If you have ever watched a dog, off-leash, and free to investigate the great outdoors, you know that, besides running and frolicking, most dogs will eat an array of really disgusting stuff off the gro…

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4 Dog Food Allergy Myths

Allergies are a common problem for dogs. Typical symptoms include itchiness resulting in excess scratching, biting, or licking, and sometimes chronic or recurrent skin/ear infections. While dogs mos…

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The Biggest Health Threat to Our Pets

Pet obesity rates are on the rise, and cats are struggling the most, according to a new survey. The Association for Pet Obesity Prevention (APOP) survey found veterinarians deemed 52.5 percent of dogs…

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4 Common Reasons People Don’t Cook for Their Dogs

What's Holding You Back from Home Cooking Meals for Your Dog? Greetings everyone! Lately it seems that dog owners everywhere have a ton of healthy, natural, and organic commercial food options f…

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Healthy Nutrition for Picky Dogs

  By Dr. Jennifer Coates, PetMD Some dogs seem to barely eat enough to stay alive. Iíve had a couple of them myself, and despite being perfectly aware that slim dogs live longer than fat …

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The Essential Guide to Dog Food

By PetMD These days we often hear reports about dog foods that can harm our pets. In 2007, over one hundred dog food brands -- including some well known brands -- were recalled due to a tainted ing…

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The Dog Whisperer’s House Rules (video)

This poor pup has a problem with his behavior at meal time; he gets way too overexcited. Cesar, the Dog Whisperer, comes in to save the day, helping the family see what the problem is and how to s…

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Better Dog Nutrition Tips

If you would like to gradually improve your canine companionís diet but are not quite ready to cook a doggie stew every few days, here are a few easy changes to make. ē Water: One of the easiest th…

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