Nutrition

Nutrition for Dogs with Arthritis

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Guest post by Sonya Reichel Osteoarthritis affects one in five dogs, showing higher rates in senior pets. Joints commonly affected by arthritis include the hips, knees, elbows, shoulders and spine. The pain and inflammation associated with arthritis is observed after extensive cartilage damage has set in. It is therefore beneficial to be proactive in preventing […]

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Slippery Elm Bark for Your Dog’s Digestion

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Does this dog have a stomach ache? When my dog was a puppy, he had the occasional stomach upset, including diarrhea and constipation. It was at that time, my vet introduced me to the herb Slippery Elm Bark. Slippery Elm Bark powder provides a natural, non-toxic way to address digestive issues for both you and your dog. Slippery […]

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What is a Snood?

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So, just what is a Snood? (No, it’s not a character from a Dr. Seuss book) If you have a dog with long, floppy ears, you’ll soon realize that you need something to protect them from raw food, wet food, or bones. Really…there’s nothing like cleaning food off your dog’s ears–every time he eats! Not […]

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Pet Dental Health: Give Your Dog a Bone

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The topic of dental care for pets can involve various choices for animal guardians. Obviously, a plan of prevention is your first line of defence. But even with prevention, many dogs and cats may still need a more extensive dental cleaning. Doing your research and arming yourself with knowledge can make those decisions easier. That’s […]

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