Glucosamine for Dogs supplements are not only for the older dogs with arthritis, but dogs of all ages can also benefit from them. Make sure to check this list before choosing a supplement for your dog: Choose a Supplement with Multiple Active Ingredients For maximum efficacy, it is important to go for the joint supplement that contains more than two of the available … [Read more...] about 6 Tips To Choose The Best Glucosamine Product For Your Dog
Contrary to popular belief, senior dogs require more or the same amount of protein in their diet as junior dogs, according to veterinary nutritionists, 25% of their calorie intake should be composed of protein. The idea that geriatric dogs require low protein intake in their diet is associated with the belief that high protein diets overwork the kidneys leading to kidney and … [Read more...] about Debunking The Myth: Should Senior Dogs Eat Less Protein?
Supper yummy ! 2 cups whole wheat flour 1/2 cup soy flour 1 teaspoon bone meal -- optional 2 tablespoons nutritional yeast 1 tablespoon lecithin -- optional 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder 3 tablespoons alfalfa sprouts -- chopped 1 cup brown rice -- cooked 3 tablespoons canola oil 1/2 cup water Directions: Combine flours, bone meal, yeast, lecithin, … [Read more...] about Alfalfa Hearts Recipe
A vital means to have a happy and healthy dog is ensuring that they get enough mental stimulation through dog brain exercises. This helps keep the dog engaged, less irritable and cheerful. Below are some ways to keep the dog mentally stimulated: Play Hide and Go Seek To play this game, start by asking your dog to sit and stay. As the dog waits, go and hide quietly in … [Read more...] about 10 Cool Tips to Keep Your Dog Mentally Stimulated
Fear and phobias are common in dogs that have had previous bad experiences, poor socialization and, in other cases some are genetically predisposed. Most of these phobias start early on when they are puppies and perpetuate all thorough adulthood unless they are desensitized or eliminated with the help of a dog trainer or veterinary behaviorist. These are the most common: … [Read more...] about Can You Tell If Your Pooch Suffers From One Of These 10 Common Phobias?