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Tricky Numbers on Dog Food Labels: Reading a Guaranteed Analysis

September 15th, 2015

The guaranteed analysis is one of the most important things to check on a dog food label. As the name implies, it guarantees the amounts of certain nutrients, vitamins, and… Read more

Artificial colors and animal digest are the mark of cheap dog foods.

The Disgusting Truth about Animal Byproduct & Animal Digest

September 14th, 2015

The animal food industry has a dark side, and it’s called “vague labeling.” I’m talking about animal byproduct and animal digest. Animal Byproduct By-products are the leftover remains from animal… Read more

Dogs should play in wheat fields, not eat them!

Grain-Free Diets? Yes, but there’s a catch.

September 4th, 2015

You may have seen a number of commercials promoting dog foods with “healthy white rice,” brown rice, or even “healthy” whole corn. Here’s the facts: no matter what kind of… Read more

Dogs Descend From Wolves Biologically Appropriate Diets

Your dog is a wolf, feed it like one— Biologically Appropriate Diets

September 1st, 2015

The most important factor in choosing the best food for your dog is insuring that the diet is biologically appropriate. Domesticated dogs descend from wolves, which means they are biologically… Read more

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10 Key Things to Understand when Reading Your Dog’s Food Label

July 15th, 2015

More and more, people have become accustomed to checking the nutrition facts on the packaging of their foods. We obsess over calorie counts, grams of sugar, and vitamins in our… Read more




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