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Nutrition

What to feed, and how that works. Impact of nutrition on dermatology and overall health. Feeding trends.

Cooked Diet, For Home Cooking For Dogs

This diet is intended for regular dogs that benefit from ‘people’ quality foodstuffs and would eschew fillers, second-rate meat, by-product meals, etc. If you cook for your dog, this will ensure that your dog...

Stellar English Bulldog – Canine Ideal Body Condition & Weight

This is Chubbs – Chubbs is being managed by his owner for a life-prolonging weight The things to note are that he’s thick through the shoulders like all English Bulldogs are. That doesn’t stop him...

Why are Corn and Soy Beans Bad For Dogs?

In the first place, I don’t know that they necessarily are. It was for quite some time asserted that dogs were allergic to corn, later, started seeing things that look like allergies to soybeans....

How To Unfeed and Then Feed a Dog With Diarrhea

Here’s how you’d feed, then wean-back,  a diarrhea-dog: Download This Nice Printable Version Phase A: First 12 – 24 hours:   Water, Ice-licks*, Broth, (fat free) and plain, canned Pumpkin 1/4c. per 15 pounds twice...

How To Feed My New Puppy? How Much and When Should I Feed A Puppy

I believe in connecting meals and walks in a puppies* mind. The meals incentivize walks. They make “going out” to the bathroom into a super-eager experience. Puppies should be let out many times a...

What Should I Feed My Dog or Puppy? 

What Should I Feed My Dog or Puppy? First, folks should not ‘push growth’ in any way with puppies. Past weaning they don’t get any different calories than adults in nature. And their genetics...

How Much Vitamin D3 Will Poison a Dog?

Reference, full author’s credit and bibliography: https://www.iowaveterinaryspecialties.com/student-scholars/vitamin-d-toxicosis Vitamin D Toxicosis Written by: Lena R. History A 7 year old, female spayed, 62lb Labrador Retriever named Maple presented for ingestion of 20 gel caps of...

Pumpkin For Diarrhea in Dogs and Cats

How Does Pumpkin Treat Diarrhea AND Constipation in Dogs and Cats? Ehhhhhhhhh, so maybe the cats won’t take Pumpkin but dogs almost always will, as long as they’ll take ANYTHING. (Means that if your...

Dog Dermatitis / Dermatosis, Zinc Responsive Case Download

Dog Dermatitis / Dermatosis, Zinc Responsive Case Download A case report about a zinc responsive canine dermatosis. In other words, the dogs skin was wrecked, because it needed zinc. So what’s so special about...

Dogs That Are Very Heavy But Barely Eat At All

Dogs That Are Very Heavy But Barely Eat At All These cases are often Hypothyroid but there are other possibilities. For example, appetite suppression occurs in overweight dogs. It’s mother nature’s way of preserving...

Feedingchart

Canine and Feline Feeding Chart Based on Weight in the Middle Metabolic Years. That’d be after spay or neuter, as an adult over a year old, and all the way through to the end....