Nutrition

Good nutrition is essential for the health and well-being of our animals, just like it is for us. That’s why we have to feed them according to their specific needs.

Two Important Components for Dogs

They say that a dog is a man’s best friend, but who are dogs’ best friends? In today’s article, we won’t be talking about relationships between living beings. Instead, we’ll be talking about two important components for dogs. These components…

The Fattest Cat in the World Lives in a Hotel

You can find pretty much anything on social media and what’s there can travel far and quickly. You could, for example, earn the unfortunate nickname for being the most obese person in the world even if there were no proof.…

Dog Bones – Are They Safe for Your Pet?

There are many theories on whether you should give your dog bones. While many strongly recommend against it, others believe there’s no real harm in it. Some believe that only certain types should be avoided, like chicken bones. But what…

How Fast Do Cats Grow?

As opposed to humans, cats grow very fast. At six months they can reach adult size, and can begin to run, jump and even hunt. At that age, humans can’t even begin to walk. Today, we’ll answer the question, “How…

What’s the Best Supplement for Your Dog?

It’s essential that animals obtain all the vitamins they need from their meals. However, this often isn’t the case and so the veterinarian might prescribe a particular supplement for your dog. Dog food is full of essential nutrients, and so…

The Health Risks of Canine Obesity

We’re going to devote this article to talking about the problems that obesity can cause in dogs, and how to keep it in check. But, how can we define canine obesity? Obesity is an excess of weight, caused by a…

How Do Dogs Digest Food?

If you’ve ever seen a dog throw up, you’ve probably realized that dogs don’t digest their food the same way we do. So, how do dogs digest food? And, what are the foods that are most difficult for them to…

6 Essential Nutrients Your Dog Needs

If your dog’s well fed, they’ll feel healthier, stronger and happier. It’s as simple as that. But too many times we don’t know what nutrients must be present in our dog’s diet and how to properly take care of our…

Can a Dog Eat Raw Food?

Sometimes logic leads us to the right path, sometimes it doesn’t. So, what’s the logic behind the idea that a diet of raw food is the best one for our dogs? Is it the right path to take? Let’s find…

A Meatball Recipe your Dog will Love

Natural diets are becoming more and more important for our pets. These should be based around different foods like meats, bones, vegetables, and grains, both raw and cooked. Try to avoid other products that claim to be ‘balanced.’ As part…

Healthy Snacks for your Dog

Homemade healthy snacks are an excellent way to help your dog meet his nutritional needs. They’re inexpensive and you can even use leftover meat, stews, vegetables, etc. However, when you make them, you’ll have to make sure to watch the…

There Is Now Wine for Cats

The idea that there is nothing new under the sun just doesn’t hold water when applied to products for pets. Every day brings a surprise in this thriving market. Wine for cats is the latest and greatest example of just…

Cat Nutrition: Safe Fruits for Cats

As a pet owner, it’s important to know that there are healthy and natural alternatives to traditional pet food. Before changing your animal’s diet, however, it’s important to do some research on the subject in order to find out what’s…

What Is the BARF Diet?

Have you ever heard of the BARF diet? It stands for the Biologically Appropriate Raw Food Diet, and is, as you might expect, a diet based around fresh, natural raw food for your pet. What is the BARF diet? BARF…

Learn About Canine Reproduction

The first time a dog will be in heat is at the beginning of puberty. This is at about six months of age in small dogs and about one year in large dogs. Normally, females come into heat twice a…

Why Cats Eat Grass

If you’re someone who thinks that only dogs eat grass, you’re wrong — cats do too. They do it for the same reasons why dogs eat grass, or because of something else? In this article, we’ll talk about why cats…