Food Types, Treats & Supplements
There are a number of pet food options readily available to pet parents including fresh, kibble and raw. What are these different types and which ones are right for your pet's health and your life.
Whatever they’re appetite is for them, tomatoes are typically safe for dogs as an occasional treat. Just be sure to feed them the fruit, as the leafy green tomato plant’s vines contain two potentially harmful chemicals.
When it comes to bone broth for dogs, the benefits are much the same. From joint health to organ function to digestive benefits, bone broth can do your dog quite a bit of good. Plus, most dogs seem to have a natural appetite for it. Win-win.
Your leftover pumpkin seeds can be fed to dogs, in fact they are even beneficial to your dog's health. And there’s more than one reason why we say pumpkins seeds are good for dogs.
From raw, fresh leaves to hard candies, asking can dogs eat mint? is sort of like asking can people eat mint? It depends on the mint, and how it’s ingested.
Can dogs eat carrots? We’ll spare you the suspense. Yes. Dogs can eat carrots. We’d actually even encourage it! In moderation, of course.
Part three of three in a fiber series — If you’ve ever wondered about fiber and your pet, look no further than the three-part series from the Nom Nom R&D team. This third article focuses on fiber and its place in the feline diet.
Part one of three in a fiber series — With all the dietary and nutritional information out there, it can be hard to have the full confidence that you’re doing the right thing for the health of your dog or cat. We round-up research focusing on dietary fibers, how companion animals process and use them in their gastric-system, and how much they might need in their diet.
Fish oil offers many proven health benefits for dogs and cats. Before deciding which is the best fish oil product to give to our pets, it is important to understand what properties within fish oil make it so beneficial, so you can make an informed purchase. We will also examine the many benefits of fish oil for cats and dogs and the evidence behind these health claims.
A raw dog food diet (as opposed to a cooked dog food diet) is made of ingredients that are uncooked. Typically they are high-meat diets, but this may include toxin-housing organ meats, or leftover parts of the carcass after the rest of the cuts of meat have been removed.
Dental care for dogs is crucial to their health but is often neglected. Dental treats for dogs offer a tastier and easier alternative. Our guide walks you through why dental care is so important for dogs, how treats can play a part in dental hygiene, the types of dental treats available, what to buy and what to avoid based on evidence.