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Why cats can not be vegetarian

Cats are carnivores which means meat is the main ingredient in their diet. Plant-based proteins don’t contain the amino acids that cats need.   Cats need much more protein in their diets than other animals and need certain amino acids like taurine which is only found in animal based proteins. Additionally, there are certain vitamins cats […]

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Total-Zymes® and Total-Biotics® improvements

NWC Naturals is committed to providing high quality products at an affordable cost to consumers. Investing in your pet’s health today will help them have a happy and healthy life. Total-Zymes® now contains inulin from chicory as a pre-biotic. Total-Biotics® now has even more inulin from chicory as a pre-biotic. This ingredient has always been […]

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Why enzymes and probiotics for pets are necessary

In a pet store, most often, digestive enzymes and probiotics are displayed in the remedy isle. The message that sends is to get these products after a problem shows up. That is like changing the oil in the family car after you have engine problems. Oil changes are normal necessary maintenance for a car. Digestive […]

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What all pet supply stores should know about digestion

Q: What can retailers do to help educate consumers on dog digestive health? A: Retailers need to reason with pet owners and teach them that dogs and cats are essentially raw food consumers and in the wild are not going to catch their dinner and then Bar-B-Q it. Commercially produced raw food is fine, but […]

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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 […]