pet digestion

Why your pet may have digestive issues

As the pet food market changes, pets are not just livestock to be owned, but more and more are seen as members of the family. The landscape of pet food is forever changing and is becoming more and more complex. Ingredients that would never have found their way into a dog’s dinner bowl are now […]

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Why you should add digestive enzymes to your pet’s food

With a quality pet food you can give your pet all the nutrients needed if your pet is digesting the food in its entirety. Cooked pet food like kibble, canned, or even home cooked meals contain no enzymes to aid in digestion. A pet’s digestive system is not set up to digest cooked food at all. […]

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Why every dog needs digestive enzymes

If you feed your dog kibble, canned, home cooked, or commercially processed “raw” foods, he needs digestive enzymes. While these types of foods can provide high quality nutrients for your dog, once the food is cooked or heated to a temperature above 118 degrees Fahrenheit, all of the digestive enzymes in the food will have […]

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Foods that are harmful for pets

We love eating a healthy snack with our pets from time to time like this Dog Friendly “Trail Mix” Recipe (which is the perfect summer snack!) Or make these yummy treats for your dog: Rooibos Tea Dog Treats Recipe. There are, however, certain “people” foods that are NOT good for you pet. For example, while there are vegetables that […]

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Why does my pet eat grass?

When a pet does not absorb enough nutrition from their food they may begin to eat grass, dirt, or even feces. If he is not able to absorb a healthy amount of nutrition from his food he will naturally continue to eat until his system is satisfied. Even if you feed your pet a high-quality […]