DOGS DIET & RECIPES (Free App)
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** ALSO INCLUDES RECIPES FOR YOU TO COOK YOUR OWN DOG FOOD **
Your dog deserve the best diet! Start thinking about your dogs diet today. Whether your dog is just a puppy or an adult, it is never too late. Now take a new unbiased look at both the commercial brand dog food and then raw dog food diet. Giving you enough information for you to draw your own conclusions on what is the best for your dog. A nutritious, balanced diet is essential to keeping your dog healthy. Learn what you should be feeding your dog at every stage of its life.
Unfortunately an overweight dog is not a health dog. To tell if your pet could shed a few, feel around his ribs and spine. You should be able to locate both, with only a thin layer of fat separating the skin from the bones. If you can’t find the ribcage, you have may have an overweight dog. Ask your veterinarian to evaluate your dogs weight at every check-up. Once your canine reaches maturity, ask for his optimal weight. As a rule of thumb, 15% above that weight is obese; zero to 15% is overweight. If your dog falls into either category, he is not alone. According to a 2011 study, 53% of dogs are overweight or obese.
Dogs are mammals, just like us. If we eat too much and don’t exercise enough we are going to get fat as our dogs. If we eat food that is not good for us, we tend to feel lethargic afterwards and do not want to move.Eating unhealthy for us can cause a whole slew of problems from heart disease to diabetes.
Dogs are no different.If they eat too much and get no exercise they become overweight. If they eat food that is not good for them, they to can feel lethargic and have no energy.
What they eat can affect their coat and their skin. Dogs can get most of the same diseases we do. They can get cancer, they can get heart disease, and have heart attacks. They can even get diabetes.
ome breeds are prone to obesity, while others (Greyhounds, German Shepherds, Yorkshire Terriers), are typically slim.
Cavalier King Charles Spaniels
Bernese Mountain Dogs
A dogs diet needs are not that different from our own. They require the same vitamins and minerals as we do just not in the same quantity. They require protein, carbohydrates and fats just like we do. Their stomachs work similar to ours. There are only a few differences. If we eat too much and not exercise enough, we get overweight. Overweight can bring on a whole slew of problems for us.For a dog, it is no different. If they eat too much and do not get enough exercise, they too will become overweight and they too will deal with a whole slew of problems also. The food we put into our body can affect our skin and our hair.
Poor diet in dogs could mean many things. Dogs with a poor diet do not have high energy levels, they many develop healthy problems down the line, they can be overweight or underweight. They can have teeth problems, bad breath, infections. The list goes on and on. An unbalanced diet for you dog could mean a shorter lifespan that your dog has.
Just as important as a good diet is, it is just as important.
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