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Pet Food

Should I Make My Own Pet Food?

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Many dog and cat owners have started looking at making their own pet foods in a bid to save money and provide healthier and more organic meals for their beloved four-legged friends. Some commercial pet foods on the market can be quite unhealthy, as is true for human foods too. As we’ve started to think more about the foods we put in our own bodies, so too have we started to look at what goes in our pets’ bodies. Continue reading

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Tips for Choosing the Best Pet Food for Your Dog

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pet 3It would be easy if we could pinpoint exactly what kinds of pet food in what quantities are best for dogs generally. However, just like humans no one dog is the same. In fact, because of extreme differences between breeds, one dog might be very different to another.http://www.lifestyleweblog.com/wp-includes/js/tinymce/plugins/wordpress/img/trans.gif Did you know that you can get pet food that is formulated for different breeds of dogs, for example formulated for smaller breeds like Yorkshire terriers? It’s OK if you didn’t, and perusing the supermarket aisles might give you a wrong impression. Continue reading

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Three Tips for Choosing the Best Dog Food

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pet 3Obviously all pet food that you may buy through reputable commercial channels will be safe for your dog to eat and will provide them with the nutrients they need to thrive, however we can say that not all pet food is created equal. Some will be better for your dog than others. Here are some tips for choosing the healthiest food for your dog:http://www.lifestyleweblog.com/wp-includes/js/tinymce/plugins/wordpress/img/trans.gifThe ingredients in dog food are obviously what counts. It’s important, therefore, to familiarise yourself with what kinds of ingredients are most suitable for your dog in particular. Generally speaking, you should be looking at ratios of about 50% meat and 50% vegetables. Continue reading