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Top 3 Health Benefits of Pumpkin for Dogs and Cats

Your dog or cat may be curious about the pumpkins sitting on your front porch. It's already Halloween, and your pumpkin may be beautifully carved, but might also be collecting bacteria. While it's bes…


What’s Really in My Pet’s Food?

Here's something to chew on: According to research conducted by Euromonitor and the American Pet Products Association, worldwide sales of dog and cat food have climbed to $52 billion dollars, with nea…


6 People Foods You Can Feed Your Dog

Most dogs know when you’re eating something you really enjoy. They give you those sad puppy eyes that say, “Please share.” The question that haunts you is, do I give in and offer my dog some? Is this …


Woman Eats Dog Food for 30 Days. You’ll Want to Know Why

A Washington State pet store owner is going to extreme lengths to prove that all of the dog and cat food in her Paw’s Natural Pet Emporium stores are fit for human consumption. She's eating nothing bu…


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…


Endangered Whales Are Turned into Luxury Dog Food

Update: Michinoku Farm stopped selling dog food made from endangered whales after receiving pressure from environmental groups. This success is amazing! But, let's keep in mind that many companies sti…


The Basics of Making Your Own Pet Food

Commercial pet food has a lot in common with commercial breakfast cereal: Both are tasty, uniform and power-packed with added nutrients formulated for what a body needs; and both make a nice jingle wh…


4 Tips for a Dog-Friendly Thanksgiving

Turkey Day is almost upon us and it’s going to be a fun one filled with food, family and really expert begging from our doggy friends. Here are four great tips that will help you and your dog have a w…


Is Your Pet Hungry or Does She Just Want More Food?

  By Dr. Patty Khuly, PetMD This is a tough question; a really tough one for a great many of my clients. But it’s not rocket science, so here’s my simple prescription: If your pet is ove…


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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