Tag: puppies

Dog Food & Nutrition : Variety in a Dog’s Diet

Should I always feed my dog the same dog food? My opinion is no. Just like humans if we would have to eat a pork chop every day for 60 years, not only would our body not be getting the required nutritional supplements but we would become bored and dissatisfied. I find that most puppies…


Dog Food & Nutrition : Adding Supplements to Dog Food

To summarize this segment on dog food, I would highly recommend that you consider the Doggy Steps philosophy of not feeding your dog anything that you would not eat. Certainly, budget and time is going to be a concern, but really consider taking the ingredient label test to see what you’re feeding your dog. I’m…


Dog Food & Nutrition : Dog Food Labels & Ingredients

Dog food label ingredients. What I like to challenge my customers to doing is take a look at your dry dog food label and see what’s actually in the food. As humans are very conscious of what we eat, and what’s healthy, we should apply the same standard to our pets. Generally speaking, 85% of…


Dog Food & Nutrition : Checking Dog Food Labels for Nutritional Value

Take the dog food ingredient label yourself. As I mentioned earlier, I like customers to go home, cut the label off of their dry dog food and actually see what they’re feeding their dog. Many dog foods are comprised of a lot of non natural preservatives which instill color, texture and flavor. As I also…