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Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Beef Heart, spine problem, beef hearts
Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Beef Heart, spine problem, beef hearts, raw veggies

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Bichon digestive problems, vegetarian type, bichon
Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Bichon digestive problems, vegetarian type, bichon, kidneys

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): IBD, prescription diets, protein source
Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): IBD, prescription diets, protein source, lymphangiectasia

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): food reviews with pet nurse marie or recipes..., merrick dog foods, long hair chihuahua
merrick dog foods, long hair chihuahua, chicken soup for the dog lover: Hello Sharon: Yes, I understand your concern about dog food choices. So many to choose from .... Here are a few ideas for you and your kids. You can get some Chicken Soup for the Dog lover s Soul - This is a dry dog food. Another good one is the Merrick...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): grain free dog food pug; Wellness Core review; Merrick grain free food ; Pet Nurse Marie can help :, pug dog; pugs ; pet nurse marie;
pug dog; pugs ; pet nurse marie;: Hi Steve and Roxie the pug!!! Yes, the Wellness Core is a wonderful food - keep using that food and add some green beans to her diet. JUST 1/2 a cup of canned green beans per day will do the trick. Make sure they are no added salt or rinsed them. Green...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Honest Kitchen, rigorous criteria, decent idea
rigorous criteria, decent idea, kitchen food: Hi Lindsey, A quicker-than-usual answer here today as I am running way behind with work at the moment. The short answer is, I do like THK. Several of my list members are using it to good effect, I ve researched the foods on behalf of clients and found...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Hot Spots Collie / NuVET for hot spots, Acidophilus 1 Billion CFUs, Nuvet hot spots; nuvet collie ; acidophilus nu vet ; pet nurse marie;
Nuvet hot spots; nuvet collie ; acidophilus nu vet ; pet nurse marie;: Hi Bill - Yes, I bet your Collie has some Environmental Allergies besides the food allergies. I would love to help you kids... And, YES Wasilla is beautiful but cold! Ok, how about you try this kid on some rice and Wellness CORE dog food / YOU should...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): IBD, l glutamine, fiber levels
l glutamine, fiber levels, cocker spaniel: Hi Kishli, To start with, I do not recomend anyone attempt a home made diet for any dog, much less one with a serious health issue like IBD, without professional guidance. Your dog will need the protein, fat and fiber levels carefully adjusted not only...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): my mini schnauzer's diet, health and wellbeing, science diet
health and wellbeing, science diet, ingredient quality: Hi Mary-Lou, My apologies for not replying sooner - somehow this question got lost in my Inbox (I have no idea what happened!) and it was only today when I was notified by AllExperts that I had a late question that I saw this one. So sorry! Let s see what...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): NuVET Pet Wafers will Explode your pitbulls' muscle mass....:, explode pitbull muscle; pitbull too think; pitbulld weight loss;
explode pitbull muscle; pitbull too think; pitbulld weight loss;: Jason, It will take some time and good food to get her back to muscle and bulk. Right now her body has relaxed to give birth to the pups... Her body has released hormones to aide her in relaxing the muscles. I would suggest a good food for this mom...HOW...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Pom Hair Loss / How about a food change ( Innova ) and Some Vitamin E / and NuVET Plus, Pom hair loss; dog hair loss nuvet plus ; vitamin e canine dosage;
Pom hair loss; dog hair loss nuvet plus ; vitamin e canine dosage;: Susan, Yes, I would love to make a food change over with your kids. Can you find some Wellness Core Dog food or Innova Evo Dog food at the local pet store? I would like to see if you could find a better brand than the ones you are currently using. If you...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): ROTTI'S KIDNEY'S, chicken soup mix, urine specific gravity
chicken soup mix, urine specific gravity, water theraphy: Hi Becky, Ok, first of all, I understand that you are doing everything you can naturally to give your dog a long and painfree life. I want to say that I am not being critical here, I see the love and care you have put into this. So, when I say there are...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Shih-tzu with UTI; struvites; crystals in urine; SoJo natural dog food diet;, crystals in urine, holistic dog food
crystals in urine, holistic dog food, white blood cells: Hi - YOU are Welcome! Commercial dog foods with high grains are one of the main causes of crystals and UTIs.... A Holistic grain free food will make a big difference in your life. The SoJO is fun because it is Holistic and Almost all home-made with a little...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): skin issues, parasitic mites, scalpel blade
parasitic mites, scalpel blade, thyroid problems: Dear Sheri, First of all, I will NOT try to play doctor with your dog s health but I am going to make a few suggestions. And I am going to send you some cautions about what what your vet may suggest if he/she hasn t already. PLEASE KEEP IN MIND THAT I AM...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): spitting up, food dish, big mouthful
food dish, big mouthful, boiled chicken: Usually the chicken and rice works fairly well. For now, why don t you try some Old Roy. Perhaps even wet it down. I don t have information on how well Old Roy, and I doubt those bashing it do either. if you look at the ingredients, it may be similar to...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Teacup yorkie, dietary care, cheese bread
dietary care, cheese bread, vitamins and minerals: I would be happy to formulate a nutritionally excellent home made diet for her I am sure she would eat, if you are interested please visit my site at www.thepossiblecanine.com and check under Services. I would also strongly suggest you investigate some...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Too Thin 4 year old Male German Shepherd, green tripe, male german shepherd
green tripe, male german shepherd, vienna mo: Hi Linda, I ve been having a couple of frustrating computer issues and subsequently am set back here a lot. My apologies for the late reply. Personally, I would not add any more vitamins and definitely not minerals to a kibble fed dog s meals. I don...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Urine Crystals jack russell; cranberry dosage canine; NuVET Plus Dosage for UTI:, revival animal health, innova evo
revival animal health, innova evo, potassium citrate: Follow up - from Pet Nurse Marie: *********** Did you try the cranberry and new food? I sure hope my suggestions help your jack russel kid... Keep me posted... ************** Hello Jamie and Dolly !!!! Yes, you came to the right place! I would...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): my yorkie's diet, science diet, best bet
science diet, best bet, low fat foods: Sonia, your best bet is a properly formulated home made diet developed in conjunction with you vet. I would be happy to do this for you but it is a professional service and I would require a lot more information about you dog. If you think you might be interested...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): I have two 8 month old Great Dane females, great dane puppies, immune system booster
great dane puppies, immune system booster, loose stools: Hi Nicole and the Dane Girls! Solid Gold is a great food but the change over was a shock to the system... Here is what you can do to help them: Make sure you add water to the food - always - Let it sit about 15 minutes before you feed them.... ( Bloat...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): amount of water dogs need, natural instincts, water dogs
natural instincts, water dogs, obedience train: Try letting him drink his fill after ever meal and maybe a few other times a day, at least 4-5 times a day. Then take the water up. This could also be a leadership challenge. Neuter him if not already. Then obedience train him. The key to most behavior...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Best Food for my puppy ; blue buffalo is a good dog food;, innova puppy, hills prescription diet
innova puppy, hills prescription diet, puppy blue: Hill s RX diet review; puppy and blue buffalo dog food ; puppy feeding ; Diana ; Sorry but your vet is just trying to sell you that junk food. Don t do it... Blue Buffalo is a fine food for your baby - YOU can also do some Innova PUPPY or Wellness PUPPY-...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Boxer Puppy, boxer puppy, reinforcement method
boxer puppy, reinforcement method, puppy development: Hi Stephen, Science Diet uses good research but very low quality ingredients. Here s the Puppy Formula: Lamb Meal, Brewers Rice, Rice Flour, Corn Gluten Meal, Ground Whole Grain Wheat, Animal Fat (preserved with mixed tocopherols and citric acid),...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): boxer with heart condition, acorn squash, protein diet
acorn squash, protein diet, beef heart: Hi Trelena, Aww, I m so sorry to hear about this. Would you be interested in a home made diet? I can help if you want to work with me on this, or check my website at www.thepossiblecanine.com under Services. I would also suggest joining the yahoogroups...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Canine Bladder Stones, canine bladder stones, royal canin urinary
canine bladder stones, royal canin urinary, kv vet: _____________-Follow up _______________________ Canine Bladder stones: Hi Anne - did you try any of the home cooking recipes for your little one? Let me know if your baby liked the home-cooking? Marie Peppers LPN MA ask the PET Nurse mtnmom@gci.net...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Chow Chow's Skin, cod liver oil, jean dodds
cod liver oil, jean dodds, chow chow: Hi Lacey, Chows are known to have a number of health issues and several centre around coat. Have a look here for more information: http://www.barkbytes.com/bremed/chow.htm Seborrhea usually smells awful, so I m wondering about that one, but this girl...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Collapsed Trachea Yorkie; pet Nurse Marie can help yorkies...!, nuvet plus yorkie; yorkie trachea;
nuvet plus yorkie; yorkie trachea;: Hello Lisa - this is a common problem with many breeds. YOUR vet sounds like he/she is doing a good job! Don t worry about the heart as long as you are caring for this problem the heart should be ok. Just keep on top of the situation. Here are some things...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): cross breed puppy and raw food, raw food diets, raw food diet
raw food diets, raw food diet, puppy bear: Hi Marsha, There is a lot of controversy about many areas of dog nutrition and indeed, raw diets are one major issue. I could write a short novel here about the pros and cons, but the bottom line is this. 1) Raw food diets are often touted as panaceas...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dalmatian pup diarrhea, dandruff and farts, flint river ranch, puppy food
flint river ranch, puppy food, slow switch: Hi Danielle, Wow, you do have a lot going on there. Of course you want the best for your puppy, and it s often difficult to find one food for two dogs - I have two adults of the same breed, and they eat sigificantly different diets. With the breed and...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Diet, chicken leg quarters, chicken livers
chicken leg quarters, chicken livers, roasted beef: Hi there - Well, the diet I m seeing here is going to be low in (just eyeballing it) VitaminD, calcium, iodine, copper, iron and zinc, manganese and possibly other nutrients as well. The 2 cups of Merricks helps a lot here. But I would either have a properly...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Diet for a dog that has heart worms and doesn't eat., minor attempts, heart worms
minor attempts, heart worms, winter squash: Evonee, your dog is very ill and requires a consultation ifwe are to work on a diet. Please see my website at www.thepossiblecanine.com under Services. In the meantime, I would be offering a wide variety of cooked foods, including white rice with chicken,...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog Food, raw diet, reccomendations
raw diet, reccomendations, premix: Hi Kim, If you want to do a raw dehydrated or premix I can think of no better product than The Honest Kitchen. Have a look at www.thehonestkitchen.com and let me know what you think. No one diet is ideal for all dogs so some of yours may do well with this...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): My Dog Has a Food Allergy, jack russell terrier, commercial dog food
jack russell terrier, commercial dog food, skin allergy: I need a little time to answer your question and I will try. If your family will not stop the treats then the dog is going to suffer in a big way down the line. if they will not listen to you, then maybe it s best to remove the dog?? I hate it when families...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog Food for English mastiff; mastiff supplements and oils;, english mastiff, canine supplement
english mastiff, canine supplement, wolf pack: Hello Sheryl- I love that name Huckleberry!!! I wonder if you raise up his feeding area / raise up the dishes - then he will take in LESS air. Too much air intake can cause a bunch of gas in Huckleberry s belly. As for foods, the Natural Choice is a...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog food, premium dog foods, commercial dog food
premium dog foods, commercial dog food, article about nutrition: There are many high end or premium dog foods out there. I would never go for just a cheaper or less expensive brand of commercial food because you would be sacrificing nutrtion and giving your dog too many syntethic ingredients. I home cook and feed Raw plus...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog food?, dogs food, food question
dogs food, food question, chicken and rice: Your are putting me in a tough spot. I have extensive experience with Pro Plan chicken and rice and have seen thousands of dogs thriving on it. I have no doubt it is as good as anything. Pedigree? Well I do know the dog guide school that had me feeding...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog food and feeding, cheese eggs, pug puppy
cheese eggs, pug puppy, eaglepack: Hi Cnidy, It s certainly true that small dogs can be finicky, and also that offering real food (I never think in terms of people food - more like processed or whole) can bias your dog to a preference, but that s understandable. It sounds to me like...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog food for a lab/great dane puppy., nuvet great danes; nuvet vitamins; labs;
nuvet great danes; nuvet vitamins; labs;: Hello Amber - if your dog is very healthy you can go right to an adult dog food. Sometimes PUPPY foods make DANE s legs ( bones ) grow too fast. Now, the ones I sure do like are Innova, Wellness and Merrick or even Solid Gold Brands. They are above average...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog Hotspots, apple cyder vinegar, hepar sulph
apple cyder vinegar, hepar sulph, labx: In all fairness, this is not enough information for me to help you very much. Are you adding adequate levels of all the nutrients fish is low in? Copper iron zinc etc? Are you adding VitaminD,and calcium? What about carbs/fiber? I would be happy to analyze...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): dog dite, maximum growth, mohit
maximum growth, mohit, doberman: I m not sure I understand the question here. You have a puppy and you want to achieve maximum growth? If this is an adult dog, there are no supplements to increase height,and if this is a pup, you want to grow her very carefully, not too fast and not with...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): dog foods Evo Core; Merrick ; Solid Gold Dog Food; NuVET Vitamins;, Innova EVO, Merrick dog food; Wellness Core dog food;
Innova EVO, Merrick dog food; Wellness Core dog food;: Solid Gold Dog Food ; Wellness Formual ; Merrick dog food ; Follow up - Mely, Just wondering what you decided to feed? What brand did you choose? Let me know if you need any more help. Talk care ... Marie Peppers LPN MA **********************************************************...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Feeding a Fox Terrier (mini), puppy food, adult dogs
puppy food, adult dogs, digestive enzymes: Hi there, Oh my gosh, I have so many suggestions..you have no idea. But I need to know a couple of things first if you don t mind. Are you at all interested in feeding them naturally or homecooking or going raw? Need to know this.If you haven t done any research...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Food Allergies and Struvite stones, free dog food, homemade dog food
free dog food, homemade dog food, natures recipe: Hi - yes, the Tuna and rice meal is for one meal of YOUR sized dog s needs....Give or take a little... Make enough for 3-4 feedings and try giving 1/4 of that mix / then cut that 1/4 into (1/2)- so, now you have two meals for the day. If your dog seems very...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): French Mastiff not eating; sojo dog food parvo puppy; nuvet parvo puppy ;, mastiff pup, french mastiff
mastiff pup, french mastiff, tuna helper: Hello Mindy -------------Follow up -------------- How is your kid doing? Did you try the new food? Need any help please contact me by my private e-mail... mtnmom@gci.net Marie Peppers LPN MA ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Mindy -...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): low fat dog food, fat content, dog food
Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): low fat dog food, fat content, dog food, several times

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Storage Mite, ragweed, and corn allergy in Dog, dry dog food, mites
Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Storage Mite, ragweed, and corn allergy in Dog, dry dog food, mites, bridget

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): food allergies sojo dog food; canidae dog food review;, commercial dog food, canned fish
commercial dog food, canned fish, food allergies: Hi Sandra, if your baby has food allergies, please get a commercial dog food made for that problem.. How about the Canidae brand? It is an excellent dog food... http://www.canidae.com/ Also, if you want to do home cooking then the SoJO mix will be great...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): good diet for mastiff pup with demodex ; mange mites nuvet plus ; Solid Gold Barking at the MOON;, old english mastiff, mastiff pup
old english mastiff, mastiff pup, demodex mite: ( FOLLOW UP) -- I am here to help: Please contact me by my private e-mail if you need more help with diet: ( mtnmom@gci.net) ***************************************** Hello , I am glad you wrote to me ...I would love to help you two!! Yes, to re-build...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Homemade Food to prevent Struvite crystals, struvite crystals, homemade dog food
struvite crystals, homemade dog food, struvite stones: Hi Barbara, Because I have seen too many problems with generic diets, because each dog is a unique being with more to them than their condition, because I do this for a living - I don t like to hand out recipes that may or may not work. Your dog is an...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): hello, fish liver, vitamins minerals
fish liver, vitamins minerals, minerals and energy: Hi Ahmed, My best advice to you is to look into a consultation with me, and I can calculate all his requirements, for fat, protein, vitamins, minerals and energy, and develop home made diets for your dog. I d use rice instead of bread, plus sweet potato...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Jack Russell with past kidney stones, mild arthritis, quality salmon
mild arthritis, quality salmon, salmon oil: Hi Kris, You are facing a very common dilemma here. your dog has a nutritionally responsive conidtion and requires a specialized diet; sadly the only ones available that help the condition also contain low quality ingredients. So you have control of the...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): kidney disease dog food, kidney disease canine:
kidney disease canine:: Sure, I would love to help you! Does your dog have stones and if so what kind? How long has your dog had kidney troubles? What food have you been feeding now? Also, what supplements is your girl on? Get back to me.... Marie Peppers LPN Ma mtnmom@gci.net...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): low fat dog food, canned dog food, table scraps
canned dog food, table scraps, protien diet: Hi again - I can t actually locate the formula online, but I can promise you the Innova has both quality ingredients (unlike the Euk) and is at an appropriate fat level for your dog. I formulate home made diets for pancreatitis all the time - there is really...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Nursing on flank, bitter apple spray, animal behaviorist
bitter apple spray, animal behaviorist, ocd in dogs: Nursing on onesself is usually a sign of stress or boredom. I am not an expert in the behavioral department but this is something I know happens with Dobies in particular. I would recommend more exercise, toys, more stimulation to start. If this doesn t help...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): natural diet, pappillon, natural diet
pappillon, natural diet, monthes: I really don t think so. How does he rate at http://www.longliveyourdog.com/twoplus/RateYourDog.aspx If he is near ideal, there isn t much you can do. It is common to add unsalted canned green beans or pumpkin without the spices to fill up a dog with material...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): natural food, salmon skin, baby carrots
salmon skin, baby carrots, pappillon: Hi Kristen, I was sure I answered this, I must be getting confused here. First, the Spot s Stew is a lot more palatable then the Eukanuba - it s a much higher quality food. So naturally your dog will want to eat more of it. You can add a little more food,...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Overweight Lab, ribs, hips
ribs, hips, aspx: While I could give you an average, it wouldn t help you determine what your dog should weight. Your dog definitely should be narrower at the waist than the hips and chest. You should be able to easily feel the ribs, but not see them. Each dog is different....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): origen adult dog food, origen dog food, moderate protein level
origen dog food, moderate protein level, black currants: Hi Brynn, This is an excellent question and one I am asked on a daily basis. I have to say I do not agree with all of the ratings systems that have become popular over the past few years. While Orijen is a good food, there is really no one food that will...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): puppy nutrition, puppy nutrition, puppy food
puppy nutrition, puppy food, acana: At about four weeks you can start mixing in some high quality canned or dry puppy food. I recommend using the best premium brand you can find, some to investigate include Solid Gold, Natural Balance, Wellness, Innova, Acana and Fromm. Rememebr to feed multiple...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): pups, feeding a puppy, puppy chow
feeding a puppy, puppy chow, getting a puppy: If the breeder is feeding a standard dog food, even an adult version, in most cases, you are better off continuing it. I have read many reports of changing to something better and the dog having problems. You should be feeding a puppy chow now. Switching...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Raw diet, raw diet, mutton
raw diet, mutton, german shepherd: There is a great mix called SoJo - here is the link - I know they sell this in many countries and offer shipping, too. This would be great for the am meal... http://www.sojos.com/index.aspx?affiliate=petnurse If they don t have SoJO in India, see if they...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Redpaw dog food, golden retriever puppy, puppy chow
golden retriever puppy, puppy chow, feeding a puppy: Among those answering dog questions on the net, it would be hard to get a consensus the sun came up. When it comes to food, the closest thing I have ever seen to one is to stick with what the breeder was feeding at least for a while. I am not familiar with...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Renal/Liver/Thyroid shar-pei; shar-pei feeding SoJo mixes; homemade dog food;, dog food ; dog food home make; sojo dog food; nuvet plus pet tabs;
dog food ; dog food home make; sojo dog food; nuvet plus pet tabs;: _____________ Follow up _______________ Hi Steven - Did you try the SoJo home cooking? ~~any feedback for me? YOUR diet looked good .... Let me know if you liked the SoJo? Thanks Marie Peppers - ask the Pet Nurse mtnmom@gci.net *************************************************...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): recipes for dog food for kidney disease; UTI and kidney stones in dogs;, calcium oxalate kidney stones, cup buckwheat groats
calcium oxalate kidney stones, cup buckwheat groats, recipes to make your own dog food: UPDATE - Glad to see you are going to try some Home cooking! Let me know if I can be of more help to you??? Marie ****************************************************************** Hi Jeri - sure, here are a few you can try that help pets with kidney...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): regarding c/d diet food, skinless chicken breasts, boneless skinless chicken breasts
skinless chicken breasts, boneless skinless chicken breasts, boneless skinless chicken: Please go buy some hormone free, antibiotic free boneless, skinless chicken breasts. Poach or steam them, add some rice or steamed sweet potato and watch him chow down. Forget the CD and kibble for now and get him on bland, aromatic food that will tempt him....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Seizures and Good Life dog food, pet food company, bloodwork
pet food company, bloodwork, artificial ingredients: Hello Angela, I m not sure you will like what I am going to say but I ll take a chance. You must get your dog OFF commercial dog foods. They are all loaded with synthetics, artificial ingredients and vitamins (created n a lab)and are bascially made from grains...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Sometime fussy eater, additives and preservatives, parmesan cheese
additives and preservatives, parmesan cheese, dogs food: If your dog is a fussy eater or is not eating at all, then I assume she has been checked out thoroughly by a vet?? Hope so. After this, please do not rely on a vet to suggest good nutrition cause it won t happen. This sounds like a simple problem to me...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Stones, bladder stones, struvite
bladder stones, struvite, ph balance: Hi Kim, Sorry to repeat myself all the time on this, but for a dog with bladder stones I can only recommend a professional diet. I develop diets for dogs like yours, for a living, and am happy to provide your vet with my rationale and recipes. I really do...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Storage Mite, ragweed, and corn allergy in Dog, storage mite, corn allergy
storage mite, corn allergy, giant schnauzer: Hello Donna, In a case like this I fully agree a home made diet, properly balanced,is optimal. If you wish to consult with me I d be delighted to help you. Please refer to my Services page at www.thepossiblecanine.com for what I can offer. I look forward...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Supplements for Homemade Diet, fish body oils, canned mackerel
fish body oils, canned mackerel, homemade diet: Your dog needs a minimum of 1250 mgs of calcium per day, and often a little more to ensure absorption. He needs 285 mcgs iodine as well. You will need to know how much is in the kelp and then figure on at least half this. But this is an estimate, the amount...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): my shih tzu male marking : uti infection :, urinary infection, urine test
urinary infection, urine test, shih tzu: Hello Pennie, Could your boy be marking his territory? Some males tend to lift the leg and only a drop will come out .... Also, If you think he is having urine troubles take him to the vet for a urine test..... He may have a urinary infection.... ...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): i think my dog will become dangerously overweight, thyroid test, exercise level
thyroid test, exercise level, protein level: Hi Ravin, Well first of all, at 30 pounds an average caloric requirement for an adult, moderately active dog is in the ballpark of 7- 800 calories daily, so I can t think how ONE CUP of food is too much for her - the highest energy content of the best...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Underweight German Shepherd, german shepherd puppy, german shepherd puppies
german shepherd puppy, german shepherd puppies, puppy hood: That is quite common. I have a manual from large dog guide school that breeds several different breeds. It has one breed specific statement in it. Note, German Shepherd puppies typically will look very thin throughout puppy hood. They don t worry if...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Urine crystals canine ; urinary health supplements for canines; UTI; Hills Prescripton diet;, hills science diet, border collie mix
hills science diet, border collie mix, hills prescription diet: Hello Ellen - the only option other than the C/D from Hills is home made cooking - you can cook up the food 1 x per week and then freeze - just take out what you need. Let me know if you want to feed home cooking. The Problem with the Hill s C/D is it...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): weight gain, healthy choices, different answer from everyone
healthy choices, different answer from everyone, homecooking: Hi! Are you feeding your dog a good premium dog food or homecooking for him? With a great premium dog food, your dog will absorb more of the nutrients. What are you feeding him now? What does he weigh? How much exercise is he getting? Is your dog free of...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): weight loss in diabetic dogtest, prescription diet, old dog
prescription diet, old dog, insulin: Hi Deborah, I would strongly recommend a home made diet developed specifically for your dog. I am not comfortable with a generic recipe for a dog with diabetes. In working with dozens of these cases over the years I can assure you each dog will require...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Yogurth, quality puppy, puppy food
quality puppy, puppy food, applecart: Hi Peter, Your puppy is adorable! I would limit the yogurt to say 1/4 of a cup daily and not vanilla as that will have sugar in it. Just plain, high fat yogurt, and not more than 1/4 cup. I m assuming you re using a good quality puppy food, so you want to...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Can a 3 five week's old puppy eat raw egg with its puppy food, dry dog food, puppy food
dry dog food, puppy food, raw egg: Hi Dan - I would rather see you add lightly cooked meats - Also, you could do the SoJo feeding - just add this to the dry dog food...SoJO is sooooo good...And YOU are the chef. SEE here: very easy to do... YOU can get the orange bag or the green bag...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): my 3 year old cockapoo, glass shape, cockapoo
glass shape, cockapoo, food package: Hello again, I think you have solved your own problem. There is no set amount to feed any dog, no matter what the package says. And if everyone followed what was on the dog food package, ALL DOGS WOULD BE OVERWEIGHT. You have to adjust DOWN for your cockapoo...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Amount of Food for rescue pitbull mix; pitbull rescue feeding ; pitbull vitamins;, pittbull vitamins; pitbull rescue ; pitbull feeding ;
pittbull vitamins; pitbull rescue ; pitbull feeding ;: __________ follow up _______ I am here to help - Let me know how you are doing with your new rescue? I hope she is eating well??? Marie Peppers LPN MA mtnmom@gci.net ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Hi Erica - That was Great of you to rescue...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Baileys ongoing stomach issues/MCT's, mast cell tumors, high carb diet
mast cell tumors, high carb diet, low fat high carb diet: Follow up : LET me know if you need more help? Are you going to try the recipes? I am here is you want more help... Marie Peppers LPN MA ********************************************** Hi Jennifer - I understand your concern - I have a few recipes...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Bichon Poodle Recipe, egg shell, homemade diet
egg shell, homemade diet, chicken liver: Hi - I would not fast a dog unless they had been ill. I would just offer water for the 24 hrs and then do chicken and white rice. I don t believe in fasting a dog at all. I just don t think it is a good idea. Keep on your research.... That s how you...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Boiled hamburger canine home cooking ; dog food cooking with sojo ;, activia yogurt, boykin spaniel
activia yogurt, boykin spaniel, hunting dogs: Hi Ryan - I take care of a kennel full of Boykin Spaniels...Beautiful hunting dogs! How about we try a few things for your gal. I would love for you to try the SoJo home cooking and add your cooked hamburger or white meats to the SoJo mix. We get our...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): best natural food for my lhasa apso, vet check, dogs food
vet check, dogs food, natural diet: You may not like this answer, but if you really want the best for her, feed a dry commercial food. Most dogs can be trained to eat all they need of such a food. If the dog never did eat very well, and has seen the vet since the problem existed, you may be...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Calcium Oxalate Uroliths, calcium oxalate uroliths, poodle cross
calcium oxalate uroliths, poodle cross, prescription food: Hi Catherine, I commend your decision to home prepare your dog s food. With any dog, but especially one who has a nutritionally responsive condition, I highly recommend you engage the services of a professional to formulate the diet for you. I have yet...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Chihuahua won't eat dog food., dogs food, meal time
dogs food, meal time, german shepherds: I would have her examined by a vet. Be sure and ask his opinion of her body condition. If you aren t offering what she was eating before, try it if you know what it was. Many dogs will wolf down more than is good for them and look for more. Others refuse...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Chronic loose stool, health food store, plant enzymes
health food store, plant enzymes, good bacteria: Could be an allergy or food sensitivity. Science diet has a lot of ingredients, and she may be allergic to something, even to grains. To clear up diarrhea short-term, I fast a dog for 24 hours, then feed cooked white rice with a little chicken in it...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Crystals in Urine & Diet, high protien diets, crystals in urine
high protien diets, crystals in urine, struvite crystals: Hi Patti, A number of dogs with struvite crystals can go back to a better food once the infection has been cleared up. I would ask your vet to re-do the urine test once the antibiotics are finished, and see if you can go to a premium food. I d suggest a...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dachshund, miniature dachshund, dog owner
miniature dachshund, dog owner, dachshund: Your dog definitely should be narrower at the waist than the hips and chest. You should be able to easily feel the ribs, but not see them. Each dog is different. Standard recommendations are a good place to start, but each dog must have its food and exercise...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Digestive Enzyme and Probiotic Recommendations, omega3 fatty acids, plant enzymes
omega3 fatty acids, plant enzymes, fish product: This is a fullspecrum enzyme that could work well for your dog. My suggestion is to give it a try, and as long as you dont see evidence of gastric upset, especially loose stool, it would be great to continue. Slowed digestion can show up in myriad different...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): DOG, litter mates, type of food
litter mates, type of food, dog food: Unfortunately no. I don t know why some dogs turn out smaller than their litter mates. You need to accept that he is going to be small. Just keep feeding him what you are. Adding anything to dog food will upset the casreful balance and could create severe...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Doberman is too skinny!!, peanut butter salmon, vet work
peanut butter salmon, vet work, energy dense food: Hi Miriam, At this point, the only suggestion I can make is - barring any veternary issues - this dog needs more food. I am not a fan of adding large quantities of any one single food item - oil, meat etc - I prefer to simply increase the caloric total by...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog Food: Types & Amounts, breed puppy, puppy mill
breed puppy, puppy mill, duck potato: Hi, Ok, you are feeding dry and wet foods. This is bascially ok except I question you LAMB choice. I absolutely will not feed my dogs lamb or pork. Lamb is not what it is touted to be and it s a risky food to feed since it is so easy to mix in animal and...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog throwing up, yellow bile, dry dog food
yellow bile, dry dog food, table scraps: Have you talked to the the vet about it? Is what he throws up undigested food or just a little yellow bile? Smaller dogs will sometimes do that if they go too long without eating. They need at least 2 meals a day. If it is undigested food, it could...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Can dog eat peanut butter?, butter in moderation, good fats
butter in moderation, good fats, peanut butters: Organic Pnut butter in moderation is ok. Organic Pnut butter is the best and safest to give. I don t know how you want or why you want to give your dog pnut butter...I never use it myself but plenty of people do. The harmful things in popular brands of peanut...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): What dog food to choose?, german sheppard, factual evidence
german sheppard, factual evidence, abundant evidence: If they were doing OK on the Iams, go back to it. There isn t a single bit of factual evidence that premium foods such as Blue Buffalo are better than Iams and other common brands. The service dog schools provide abundant evidence that dogs thrive on Iams...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): dog food reactions., hip dysplacia, puppy chow
hip dysplacia, puppy chow, lab pup: I would discontinue it. No matter what they are fed, dogs will reach their genetically programmed size sooner or later. Puppy chow uses the same science that puts an abundance of affordable meat on our tables through rapid growth. Unfortunately, the faster...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): dog food secret, dr foster smith, cow brains
dr foster smith, cow brains, commercial dog food: HI, AM USING ALL CAPS SO YOU CAN DISTINGUISH MY PERSONAL RESPONSE TO YOU FROM THE ARTICLE BELOW THAT i USED MANY, MANY TIMES WITH PEOPLE. YES, A VERY HIGH PERCENTAGE OF COMMERCIAL DOG FOOD ARE POISIONING OUR DOGS--NOT QUICKLY MIND YOU--OVER TIME. MUCH OF...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): my dog want eat his food; dog food recipes;, low sodium chicken broth, dog food recipes
low sodium chicken broth, dog food recipes, health food store: Wow Cindy - I wonder if Hershey will like you cooking for him. We have a food called SoJo mix - you add the lightly cooked meats to the SoJo mix. Soooo gooooood- Many picky dogs and cats love the SoJo food: here is the link to see : I like the GREEN bag...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Eating Grass, little salmon, salmon oil
little salmon, salmon oil, skinny side: Hi - that was so nice of you to adopt this big kid! Sometimes it does mean that they are missing something in the diet... can also mean nothing at all. How about we add some supplements anyway: It is good for him to have x-tra because the supplements in...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Enlarged Heart & Eating, calories in a day, mackenzie river
calories in a day, mackenzie river, collard greens: Hi again, I definitely hear your dilemma. And now I understand completely what your concerns are. All I can suggest is something very mundane and ordinary. If you are going to run out of moose, then start mixing what moose you have with some other RAW...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Fox Terrier puppy always hungry, fox terrier puppy, purina one
fox terrier puppy, purina one, quality puppy: Hi, I m sorry it took me so long to get back to you. I have had my own dog problems--I have three. Your dog is how old? 3 1/2 months old? I don t necessarily think you are doing anything wrong. I think you have a high energy dog (how s his weight?)who...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Doberman is too skinny!!, vet check, dogs food
Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Doberman is too skinny!!, vet check, dogs food, german shepherds

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Purina DCO dog food, loose stools, ween
Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Purina DCO dog food, loose stools, ween, newfoundland

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): how much to feed my puppy, feeding a puppy, puppy chow
feeding a puppy, puppy chow, puppy food: That may not quite be enough and even if OK for now, will not be for long. You should be feeding a puppy chow now. Switching to an adult chow for the larger breeds at 4 months, slows growth and helps develop sturdier joints. Your dog definitely should...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): food - canine feeding - picky dog recipe:, yum yum, offer free shipping
yum yum, offer free shipping, chopped meat: SoJos Dog food; home-cooking for your King Charles dog ; Hi Jennifer, wow- poor dog But SOOOOOO lucky to have you as his family!!! I know what will help him - Sojo s Dog food mixes - you will be cooking for him - but with HELP from SoJo- He will love...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Grains and dogs., canine diet, optimal amounts
canine diet, optimal amounts, controversial topic: Hi ray, You have opened a complex and often controversial topic here. The use of grains in the canine diet has become a focal point for much debate and speculation. In scientific terms, we think more about the inclusion of carbohydrate and fiber in the...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Grains, sources of carbohydrates, complex carbohydrates
sources of carbohydrates, complex carbohydrates, ddgs: I think much of the bashing of grains in dog foods comes from those selling grain free foods. The only real rational reason for avoiding grains is that a few dogs have trouble with them. Likely some dogs don t do well with other sources of carbohydrates....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): german shepherd feeding and vitamins;, omega 3 oil, solid gold mix
omega 3 oil, solid gold mix, immune system booster: ********* Follow up on German shepherd feeding ******* Hi - Did you change over the food for your canine kid? Let me know if I can be of more help for you two.... Marie Peppers LPN MA mtnmom@gci.net ****************************************************...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): great dane, poor digestion, food dish
poor digestion, food dish, food supplements: Ok, I think I see a couple of problems here..certainly not life threatening. First of all, why the neovast?? This is totally synthetic and can make things worse. Diarrhea is ALWAYS cause by poor digestion for whatever reasons. Rather than treat your dog...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): my great dane isn't as big as most of the growth charts say he should be, vet staff, late bloomer
vet staff, late bloomer, growth spurt: Too much of too rich of a diet is the worst possible thing for a large breed puppy. Fortunately, Great Danes often refuse to eat more than they need, and sometimes even leaving their ribs showing. That is fine, as long as they are eating a complete and balanced...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Heart worm pills, heart worm, holistic vet
heart worm, holistic vet, rural area: Hi John, This is really a veterinary question. I appreciate that in your part of the world, HW meds may be necessary. I live in a lower incidence area and do not use HW at all, but test my dogs once a year. I think a holistic vet is best suited to answering...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Hepatic Dog home made recipes; dog food recipes special needs;, dog food recipes hepatic; liver disease dog food recipes; special dog food recipes;
dog food recipes hepatic; liver disease dog food recipes; special dog food recipes;: *****************Follow up on Hepatic Canine *************** Hello - Did you try any of the recipes for dog s with liver disease.. I would be glad to help: JUST Ask me... Marie Peppers LPN MA Ask the Pet Nurse mtnmom@gci.net ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Home cooked diet for bladder stones, liver shunt, crystals stones
liver shunt, crystals stones, bladder stones: Oh, poor little guy! Here is a recipe for you to cook at home: For dogs with stones: I would love to help you two.... ~~here are the recipes and a supplement: ~~ Works very well with many of my clients... Most vets will Not support you on home cooking...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Homemade dog food, homemade dog food, raw diets
homemade dog food, raw diets, egg shell: Hi again, Eagle Pack has several lines, some of which I do NOT like - but the Holistic Select is pretty good. All the foods you mention have pros and cons; Orijen is too high protein for some dogs, and I much prefer Championpetfood s sister product Acana....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Homemade food liver / hepatic canine; recipes for hepatic diagnosis;, elevated liver enzymes, milk thistle
elevated liver enzymes, milk thistle, milk proteins: Ok - your recipe is not bad at all - You were missing a good natural supplement like the NuVET - here are a few changes I would make: Yes, Good-- boiled turkey / chicken(deboned)/ red meat 1-2 x per week is fine, too. YES, Good --brown rice, ~~~(...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): hello (could it be mange)?; probiotic treatment for mastiff;, old english mastiff, vet right
old english mastiff, vet right, open wounds: __________________ follow up Mastiff with Mange __________________ Natural options for mange.... Hi - Just wondering if you tried the Probiotic for your English Mastiff kid? I am here if you need me: JusT ask Marie Peppers LPN MA Ask the Pet Nurse ...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): home cooking for chihuahua, vitamin supplement, home cooking
vitamin supplement, home cooking, early evening: You feed whatever it takes to maintain good body condition. Your dog definitely should be narrower at the waist than the hips and chest. You should be able to easily feel the ribs, but not see them. Each dog is different. Standard recommendations are a good...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): NutraGold, holistic vet, co q10
holistic vet, co q10, life abundance: Hello Sue from Sue! I am finding out quickly that the dog foods we have here in the states are not always available in other parts of the world. I have never seen Nutra Gold sold here but I checked it out and it does look like a decent food. Having said that,...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Pano, dry dog food, breed puppies
dry dog food, breed puppies, food protein: For most large breed puppies, a calcium supplement is the worst possible thing for their joints. Only in exceptional cases does a puppy need more calcium. Even if a vet recommended it, I would get a second opinion from a vet with extensive recent experience...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Pano, dry dog food, baby aspirin
dry dog food, baby aspirin, food protein: I really thought I answered your question..I did, didn t I? At any rate, I will address what I see here tomorrow. Im sorry for any confusion, I really am. As you knkow, I am not a medical person but perhaps I can make a few food and supplement suggestions....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Pano, dry dog food, fish formula
dry dog food, fish formula, food protein: Hi John, First of all I would not give any additional calcium, nor would I be using a home made diet that has not been formulated by a professional. It s tricky to balance out kibble and home made with a puppy at the best of times, but with Pano, I would...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Pano in german shepherd; natural options in treating Pano:, aspirin per day, baby aspirin
aspirin per day, baby aspirin, dry dog food: ------------------ Update --------------------- Hi - Please let me know if you use any of my suggestions? I sure do want to help ! Marie Peppers LPN MA mtnmmom@gci.net ---------------------------------------------------------- Hi John! You have done...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Pit Bull Nutrition, pit bull allergies, skin problems
pit bull allergies, skin problems, dog allergies: I would try a raw diet! Look up dog allergies and raw diets, they are great for that. You are also eliminating all grains and carbs. You can either research on how to balance your own diet, or you can buy it pre-made and frozen. It s easier and more natural...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Pitbull, puppy food, raw egg
puppy food, raw egg, beef heart: Hi Jay, I wouldn t do this with such a young puppy, I would cook the egg. But a lot of people feed raw from a very early age with no deleterious effects. I would focus on getting the best premium food for the pup and using a rotated variety of treats -...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Our Puppy What to feed him, best quality food, jack russell terrier
best quality food, jack russell terrier, natures recipe: Hi Rita, Yes, I agree that the Eukanuba is not the best quality food out there. There are however many higher quality products available now. I m not a huge fan of the two you mentioned, but I do like all of these: http://www.championpetfoods.com/acana/show-product.php?formulation=psb...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Purina DCO dog food, loose stools, loose stool
loose stools, loose stool, fecal samples: The DCO must be one of their prescription foods, and I am not familiar with it. I am very familiar with all the reviews of dog food. None of them have any basis in fact. They are all based on speculation about the ingredients. I suspect they mostly...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): probiotics- Cranberry kidney prevent kidney stones bichon; nuvet supplement bichons; sojo's dog food review;, holistic vet, kidney stones
holistic vet, kidney stones, cooked meats: ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~Follow up ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ I am here to help - let me know if my suggestions have helped you? If you would like - I can provide you with some recipes for home cooking (canine kidney / special diets) Let me know .... Marie...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): protein, glucosamine 500, black currants
glucosamine 500, black currants, lake whitefish: It is almost impossible to access enough information about a dog food to tell how good it is. Dog foods need 4 components, protein, fat, calories, and dribbles and drabs to bring up the vitamins and minerals to what a dog needs. Often they contain a grain...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): puppy chewed something shes not supposed to?, pomeranian puppy, bully sticks
pomeranian puppy, bully sticks, medium dogs: It s probably because it s not easy for young puppies to digest bones like that, or that a chunk of the bone breaking off could cause a blockage in a small dog or puppy. She should be fine though. If you see anything abnormal like vomiting or lethargy, go...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): puppy food, common allergens, corn wheat
common allergens, corn wheat, breed puppies: I suppose it could be allergies. Other reasons for bloodshot eyes is choking, such as pulling on the leash, eye infections, pink eye, etc. She might have an environmental allergy, like hayfever, or sensitive to sprays or cleaning products. She should...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Re: Food, cocker spaniel, digestive enzymes
cocker spaniel, digestive enzymes, brand food: Hello Summer!! I m not sure you will like my response to your question but I am going to be very upfront with you. First a question--have you ever researched and read about ALL commercial dog foods? Vet foods?(these happen to be the nutritionally lowest not...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Recently rescued puppy, mastiff puppy, neapolitan mastiff
mastiff puppy, neapolitan mastiff, breed puppy: Hi Samantha, Well, Premium Edge is not a bad food, I like a few others more, but this is not a standard Purina or IAMs type food,, and you are most definitely feeding enough of it! I would switch the can of Pedigree though to a better product, I REALLY...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Reluctancy to Eat, loose stools, pelleted food
loose stools, pelleted food, intact male: It is highly unusual for a healthy dog not to eat all it needs. If his ribs aren t showing, he doesn t need to eat more. Your dog definitely should be narrower at the waist than the hips and chest. You should be able to easily feel the ribs, but not see...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): riley has a sudden rash, bullseye rash, sudden rash
bullseye rash, sudden rash, groin area: Hi Linda, Increase his NuVET to 2 wafers per day for 5 days. Also, I bet it would be fine with your vet to give him 1 of a 25 mg Benadryl today and 1 night. Most vets will tell folks to give Benadryl over the phone. See your vet if this continues after...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): STRUVITE BLADDER STONES canine recipes;, struvite crystals, bladder stones
struvite crystals, bladder stones, potassium chloride: ************ Follow up ************** Please let me know if you use the recipes... I love updates???? Also, let me know if the supplements help, too... Thanks Marie Peppers LPN MA ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Hi Robin -...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): switching dog food, dry dog food, pet stains
dry dog food, pet stains, pot pie: Hi Favra, My advice to you would be to keep your dog on the same food, if she s gastrically sensitive. How fast did you switch? Some dogs are fine with sudden transitions and others require a gentler process, 25-30% at a time of the new food. But if your...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Toy poodle urinary crystals diet;, free dog food, canned pumpkin
free dog food, canned pumpkin, toy poodle: Hi again , Yes, the GRAIN free feeding and white meats added to the SoJo mix are fine for kidney stones and crystals. The problem with stones and crystals are TOO many grains and corns - also - NOT enough moisture. The SoJo green bag is grain free - YOU...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Weight and body condition, raw food diet, brewers yeast
raw food diet, brewers yeast, hip joints: Hi, It sounds like you are doing everything right. Have you had your dog checked out completely by your vet--bloodwork included? Some dogs are just naturally thin but I certainly hear your concerns. How about trying some very high calorie and higher fat content...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): YORKIE NOT EATING, separation anxiety, boiled chicken
separation anxiety, boiled chicken, yorkshire terrier: Hi, I have two Yorkies and a shih-tzu and have had some eating fussiness with the Yorkies. I hope I can help. What flies off the page to me is the shared custody as related to the eating problems you are having. What I suspect MAY be happening is that...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Yorkie-7lbs.-need help with special diet;, bladder stones, dry dog food
bladder stones, dry dog food, male yorkie: Oh Sally, poor little Yorkie! Yes, contact me when he gets home and I will help you with a home-made diet. The key is LOW fat for an angry Pancreas......... contact me by my private e-mail mtnmom@gci.net Marie Peppers LPN MA ask the Pet Nurse ...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): my 4wk old pup, litter mates, food suggestions
litter mates, food suggestions, proper food: Four weeks old? What kind of breeder would let a puppy go that soon? That is unconscionable...way too young. If you went to a pet shop then I am speechless. Feed the dog exactly what he is on for now. This pup should be with him mother and litter at this...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Allergies in Golden Oldie, golden oldie, dietary adjustment
golden oldie, dietary adjustment, powerful medicine: Hi Vicki, Blessings to you for adopting a senior! I rescued an 8 year old female Ridgeback last summer and she is just a darling - I love the old ones, myself. But, they do present with certain challenges, depending on breed and the quality of their previous...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Should I add Zinc and Magnesium?, raw beets, mg zinc
raw beets, mg zinc, zinc gluconate: Hi Darlene, The way in which a nutritionist ascertains what to add to a diet, starts off with assessing your individual dog s actual requirements, and settling on goal numbers for each one. Next, based on multiple factors but starting with body weight,...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Canidae, baked knuckle bones and probiotics., knuckle bones, week solution
knuckle bones, week solution, meat counter: Hi Kellie, Thank you for the kind words! I had this answer almost done twice yesterday and my computer crashed both times! I ve had ongoing problems all week - so my apologies for the delayed reply. Let s look at these questions one at a time. :) ...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Chloe- Pug, 2 years old on beneful food ; very poor food beneful;, poor food, urine blood
poor food, urine blood, sojo: Oh NO!!! The Iams was a poor choice but Beneful is awful and she just can t digest this product because of all the Junk fillers. YOUR other pug is lucky that the Beneful is not causing any problems.. Guiness is a lucky pug! I know you thought you were...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Complete home cooked diet, little gir, organic veggies
little gir, organic veggies, food supplementation: Hi, My responses are in all caps, ok? I have two bichon/poodle mixes. I HAVE THREE DOGS--TWO YORKIES AND A SHIH-TZU :-) I have always cooked for them--GREAT!!!!!!!...mixed healthy variety of foods. The concern I keep having, even after 3 years are:...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): canine oxalate stones treats and recipes;, calcium oxalate kidney stones, cup buckwheat groats
calcium oxalate kidney stones, cup buckwheat groats, oxalate stones: Sure Kathryn, Ask your vet if this is an ok diet: We have had many dogs on this diet for oxalate stones. TREATS and SNACKS : The following treats are acceptable for oxalate stone forming dogs: plain cooked chicken plain cooked turkey ...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): chf canine ; dog food recipe meatballs;, low sodium chicken broth, sodium chicken broth
low sodium chicken broth, sodium chicken broth, health food store: Hi - In the recipe for the meatballs - I would go with 1 egg and 1 egg white - ( not the two full eggs) because of the kidney troubles... The cottage cheese is fine and the other ingredients seem fine, too. Kidney disorders = a low protein, low phosphorus...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): chihuahua with loose stool, chronic diarhea, immune system booster
chronic diarhea, immune system booster, science diet: Hello Debbie - yes, the Science diet food is just an OK food and home cooking will be much better for both of your chi doggies! You are doing a good job with your current recipe - you are missing some vitamins but a supplement will help. Yes the Chicken,...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Diet for dog with striuvate crystals, dried cranberries, moderate numbers
dried cranberries, moderate numbers, artificial ingredients: Hi Jenny, I would have your vet run another screen and treat the infection if it has recurred. Meantime, stay on the diet - shortterm it will not harm your dog although it isn t high quality food - and it will help manage the condition. Once your dog...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Doberman Struvite Bladder stones, bladder stones, history activity
bladder stones, history activity, home remedy: Hi Tauna, My apologies for the late reply - my computer has been malfunctioning lately and I ve had to limit my time here. I am sorry to hear about your dog, but struvites are usually well managed with veterinary and nutritional care. To be honest, I don...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog ate a rabbit!, baby rabbit, animal dogs
baby rabbit, animal dogs, loose stool: Hi Jeanette, I ve been delayed here with computer problems so I assume by now you know how the rabit affected our dog. It s not likely to cause problems as a German Shepherd is a large dog, and a baby rabbit a small animal. Dogs are adapted to eat prey...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog diet, skinless chicken breasts, boneless skinless chicken breasts
skinless chicken breasts, boneless skinless chicken breasts, commercial kibble: Hello, I can guarantee you that your dogs have a bad odor because of diet. I would never add chlorophyll as a first choice. My first choice would be to address their diets. You are obviously using commercial animal foods and therein is the main reason for...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog food, puppy chow, feeding a puppy
puppy chow, feeding a puppy, getting a new puppy: I am not familiar with it. Chances are it is as good as anything. Most dog food rating systems are based on speculation about the ingredients without any studies to back them. They give low ratings to common brands that have a very successful history with...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog food, breed puppy, adult dogs
breed puppy, adult dogs, reading labels: This is the first time I have heard of this food. I researched it and it certainly, as far as commercial dog foods go, is at the high end. Having said that, why don t you home cook, learn about supplements, veggies and fruits and really start this pup out...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog food for bladder stones, dietary consultation, mini schnauzer
dietary consultation, mini schnauzer, bladder stones: My personal feeling with stones is either to have a home made diet formulated for you by a professional, or stay with the prescription food. Either way represents a fair bit of expense, but the home made food is far healthier for the dog as a whole. When ...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog food for english lab pup; nuvet english lab pup ;, beet pulp, brewers yeast
beet pulp, brewers yeast, adult dog food: Hi Rick - Well, best wishes on your new pup.... The food Nutrisource is Ok - better than some and I would call it Average. You can use this food for a few months and then go onto a better quality food - I can help with that. ( this is the adult ) - close...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog food and Innova Puppy food; Evo dog food reviews:, holistic vet, puppy food
holistic vet, puppy food, canned pumpkin: Hi - The Innova Puppy would be a good choice for him mixed with the Innova EVO - So you will be buying 2 kinds of dog food and mixing. Also, add some pure canned pumpkin to his food 1 x per day - the No added sugar kind - just 1 tablespoon per day - Also,...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog food for Siberian Husky, dry food, siberian husky
dry food, siberian husky, dog food: Hi - It is best to call the vet about this little one. You can give some pup formula mixed into the dry food / let it sit 5 minutes and serve- SO it is soft. This little one should have still been with momma, if possible. Good luck - call the ve...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Doxie, no grain dog food low fat: sojos dog food mix:, moist dog food, yum yum
moist dog food, yum yum, sojos dog food: Hi Bobbie - I have the answer to low fat wet( moist ) dog food: SoJo s green bag ( grain free mix)- YOU will be using only white meats for your dog - this SoJO s is so yum yum good - you will never turn back to canned dog food or dry again.. ** We cook...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): dog food, feeding a puppy, puppy chow
feeding a puppy, puppy chow, commercial dog food: If the breeder is feeding a commercial dog food, the best thing is to continue it for at least a couple of months. If it is hard to find or outrageously expensive, one large bag will be enough. Most of your dog foods are fine except maybe Bakers. You should...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): dog food for pom/chi's, british columbia canada, table spoons
british columbia canada, table spoons, chichuahua: Hi Lisa- A Pom and a Chi ...... Yes, I can help! How about adding some SoJo home cooking to the program.. Much better than the Iams- I am NOT a fan of Iams at all because it has too much junk fillers in the mix. Here is what I like: Innova EVO Wellness...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): shih tzu kidney stones getting stones; recipe home made dog food stones - canine stones - make your own food:, best dog food, home made dog food
best dog food, home made dog food, kidney stones: _______________-Kidney stones in shih tzu __________________ Hi - I am here to help - I can offer some recipes and supplements for your little shih tzu - What kind of crystals or stones did your baby have? Get back to me... Marie Peppers LPN MA mtnmom@gci.net...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): My dog w/kidney stone issues doesn't like Hills U/D, kidney stone, kidney stones
kidney stone, kidney stones, prescription diet: Hi Karen, Sorry I have to keep doing this, but a dog like yours should either be on a prescription diet or a professionally formulated home made programme, designed to mimic the U/D but using better ingredients. I do this for a living, and have developed...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): English Bulldog Food Allergies, protein allergy, canned dog food
protein allergy, canned dog food, dry dog food: Hi Michael and Bulldog kid! - I wonder if your bullie is just sick of a certain food... I will refer you to a few that may get her taste buds going again... 1. Give her some Solid Gold ( Barking at the Moon ) and mix that with what food you have at home...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Feeding Eggs, eggs, proteins
eggs, proteins, egg: Hi Sarah. Eggs are one of the most perfect proteins you can feed. As long as your dog can handle some extra fat, they re a great addition to the diet. I don t like to use the same treats every day, but you can safely give an egg or two a day. Just dont...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): FOOOD ALLERGY?, pomeranian puppy, symptoms of food allergy
pomeranian puppy, symptoms of food allergy, true allergy: Hi Serene, I would start off by switching your pup to a premium quality food, preferably one with a novel protein, such as duck or venison. I like the Fromm FourStar Duck and Sweet Potato, also Natural Balance has a Venison formula - and IF you can get...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Food for pug with allergies, novel proteins, environmental allergies
novel proteins, environmental allergies, types of grass: Hi Carrie, My first reply is a question; would you be willing to prepare her food yourself? I see the best results with allergic dogs on home prepaped (raw or cooked) diets, to be honest. If this is not a possibility, I d recommend looking into a limited...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Food for pug with allergies, vet check, dogs food
Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Food for pug with allergies, vet check, dogs food, german shepherds

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): feeding and diet, balanced diet, organic food
Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): feeding and diet, balanced diet, organic food, vegetables

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Need to lower my dog's PH level, pat mckay, successes
Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Need to lower my dog's PH level, pat mckay, successes, science

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Soft stools?, goldens, stools
Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Soft stools?, goldens, stools, aspx

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): senior(16) dog is ALWAYS hungry, steroids, hunger
Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): senior(16) dog is ALWAYS hungry, steroids, hunger

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): What to feed my chihuahua ; Science diet dog food reviews;, best dog food, science diet
best dog food, science diet, food mix: Science Diet dog food review: Hello Amy - Yes, the corn and rice in the Science Diet can be a problem for many dogs! YOU are smart to be making your own food. I have a little help for you called SoJo home cooking mixes. You will use the SoJO ( grain-free...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): What should i feed my pregnant miniature schnauzer?, miniature schnauzer, professional guidance
miniature schnauzer, professional guidance, decent food: Hi Katherine, What are you feeding now? start with that and I can help more. If it s a decent food she will simply need to eat more of it, especially in the third trimester. IS this your first breeding? Do you have a mentor, someone in the breed who can...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): feeding and diet, white potatoes, organic veggies
white potatoes, organic veggies, food supplement: Hello, Lightly steamed veggies are ok. make sure they are organic veggies and fruits (you should be using these too)or you are feeding your dog pesticides...NOT GOOD. White potatoes are horrid for dogs and sweet potatotes ok. Broccoli is fine as long as it...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): feeding puppy fresh food diet., miniature poodle puppy, porridge oats
miniature poodle puppy, porridge oats, raw broccoli: Hi Debbie, This diet is not only extremely low in calcium, it s dangerously low in multiple essential nutrients. I cannot give you a puppy diet as they are labour intensive and individualized to develop; I do that for a living and I can t spend the hours...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): food/brand, mini schauzer; dog food recipe pancreatitis;, mini schnauzer, acute pancreatitis
mini schnauzer, acute pancreatitis, cat clients: NuVET follow up? How are you doing now: How is the home-cooking going... Let me know ? I love to follow-up with my questions.... Marie Peppers LPN MA mtnmom@gci.net Wonderful - Glad you are going to try the NuVET Plus Vitamin and the SoJo Grain...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): High protein diet and stiffness in young Cattle Dog, high protein diets, high protein diet
high protein diets, high protein diet, first pup: Hi Maren, First, a question for you: have you fed your girl like this since early puppyhood? Can I ask which premix you re using? What do you mean by an all veggie raw , you mean a grainfree version? Puppies have very specific nutrient requirements...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Homemade Alternative to GD Hill's Diet; home made dog food ;, gd hill, pacreatitis
gd hill, pacreatitis, kidney stones: ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~Follow up - Dog Food Recipes ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Hi- Let me know if you need more help with a recipe for you dog s kidney disease... Many folks will cook rather then use the RX Hill s diet brands / I can help... Ask the Pet nurse Marie...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Homemade Diet for Oxalate Stones, calcium oxalate stones, smooth fox terrier
calcium oxalate stones, smooth fox terrier, human grade ingredients: ________________ follow up Australian Terrier diet _________________ Let me know if you use the SoJo home cooking mix? I understand you want options from the Hill s U/D.... I am here to help, JUST ask Marie Peppers LPN MA ask the Pet Nurse mtnmom@gci.net...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): home-made food, king charles cavalier, potassium rich foods
king charles cavalier, potassium rich foods, beef and broccoli: Hi Laura, Cavaliers are amazing little dogs, but as you likely know, prone to a number of health issues. The home made recipe you are describing here is WHOLLY inadequate nutritionally and requires a lot of adjustment to cover basic requirements such as...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): my jack russell terrier ; potty training puppy ;, jack russell terrier, innova puppy
jack russell terrier, innova puppy, little pup: Hello Dae, Well this is hard because the pup is only 10 weeks old. The odds are that he can t HOLD IT for more than 5-6 hrs at a time. You can feed 3-4 x per day - small amounts and stop the last feeding around 6 pm. Also, if the house is comfortable you...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): K/D Diet Hill's dog fodo and Cooking ; Suggestions for kidney disease dog food;, rhodesian ridgeback, nutritional ingredients
rhodesian ridgeback, nutritional ingredients, sojo: k/d hill s dog food diet; kidney diagnosis diet : pet nurse Marie: Hi - I would love to help... Did you try any of the home cooking options or the SoJo? Please give me an up-date on your mutt kid? Marie Peppers mtnmom@gci.net Ask the Pet Nurse... ...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Food for pit bull pup; nuvet pitbull pups ; Wellness puppy food;, dry dog food, wet food
dry dog food, wet food, dry food: Puppy pitbull foods; feeding your puppy pitbull ; Need anymore help? Update: Hi- Let me know if you have trouble finding the Good brands that I suggested: Also, check out my site for NuVET and Bullies: NuVET is a great puppy powder vitamin or wafers,...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): How much and what kind of food is best for a lab puppy?, purina puppy chow, feeding a puppy
purina puppy chow, feeding a puppy, lab puppy: The only real disadvantage of the Purina is the larger, softer stools it produces along with having to feed more. Better dog owners feed 2 meals a day to at least 6 months. You will read different advice on the Purina elsewhere, but nothing factual or rational...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): shih tzu kidney diet canine ; Low Potassium Foods- sojo grain free mix:, low potassium foods, holistic vet
low potassium foods, holistic vet, shih tzu diet recipes; dog food kidney: shih tzu with kidney disease; low potassium diet low phos; recipes and SoJo dog foods: Hi - I would love to know if you tried the cranberry supplements, SoJo mix and the NuVET - Please let me know how your little Shih Tzu is doing? I am here to help:...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Mastiff Mix Puppy Food and Supplements, purina puppy chow, large breed dogs
purina puppy chow, large breed dogs, enormous incentives: Most common brands of puppy chow do produce excessive growth, and I wouldn t be surprised if some of the premium brands are worse. Real facts on how dogs do on different diets are very hard to come by. The only thing I trust at all, are the practices of...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Need diet info, milk thistle, elimination diet
milk thistle, elimination diet, omega 3: Sure--with all of those meds, you need to have him on a probiotic (and not just any ole probiotic either), digestive enzyme and some fish oil for the itching. The probiotic and the fish oil should help over time. If his itching is increasing, then check out...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Need to lower my dog's PH level, bladder stones, fruits and veggies
bladder stones, fruits and veggies, prescription diets: Hi there, Here are a rew suggestions starting with a short list: Antibiotic therapy (in certain cases) Water B and C vitamin supplements Cranberry juice Salmon oil Step 1 Ask the veterinarian to prescribe a diet plan to prevent bladder crystals...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Nutro Natural Choice dry dog food, dry dog food, solid gold dog food
dry dog food, solid gold dog food, atta boy: Hi Amber - I would make sure this little one has been wormed x 2 ???? That may be the cause of the loose soft stools - Also, there could be a parasite probelm .. Bring in a stool sample to the vet. As for foods, the brands are awful that you mentioned....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): My new puppy is a picky eater, again, science diet, dry food
science diet, dry food, picky eater: I can t feel the puppy s ribs, and you lack experience. Your vet doesn t enjoy my confidence. It could be you just need to let her eat the Kirkland she will and leave her be skinny. I do know Poodles tend to be almost 2 dimensional compared to Labs. They...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): My new puppy is a picky eater, kirkland dog food, puppy food
kirkland dog food, puppy food, wet food: While I have some limited experience with Poodles, I am not sure what kind of eating habits to expect of a mix. Of course, I once had a light eating Lab. What did I do? I abandoned the Purina I was feeding him for a meat based food. He at least ate enough...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Overweight Boston Terrier, purina pro plan, boston terrier
purina pro plan, boston terrier, spayed: Nobody can say. You need to cut back to where she is slowly losing weight, and then increase it once she reaches ideal body condition, Your dog definitely should be narrower at the waist than the hips and chest. You should be able to easily feel the ribs,...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Puppy Chow For Older Dogs, purina puppy chow, chow chow
purina puppy chow, chow chow, adult dog food: Hello Hope, There is too much protein in the pup chow for your dog. So, yes, if you can place him on Adult dog food only, it will help his body systems. So, yes, the person is correct that it can hurt the kidney and liver.. Marie Peppers LPN M...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): precription CD diet; recipes for home cooking alternatives to Hills c/d, bladder stones, diet recipes
bladder stones, diet recipes, liver disease: Hello Sabina, It is good to wait for the results of the KIND of stones or crystals. Then, you can figure if the C/D would be good or some home cooking. Let me know the results, as I can give you some recipes. Marie Peppers LPN MA ask the Pet Nurse...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): premium dog foods, critical thinking skills, premium dog foods
critical thinking skills, premium dog foods, excess protein: I have never seen any evidence that premium foods are any better for dogs. When I have asked for proof of it on other sites, many times the answer I get suggests a lack of critical thinking skills. Those advocating them lose credibility with me when I catch...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): my puppy and his eating habbits, lunch meats, woobie
lunch meats, woobie, salami: Hi Nicole, What do you mean all he had to eat was bugs ? A growing pup has important nutritional needs which will not be met by feeding salami. What foods have you been using? Some of the premium diets now available are very palatable. What part of the...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): RE: Home Cooked elimination diet for Border Collie, arden grange, lovely little girl
arden grange, lovely little girl, anti histamines: I totally support your decision to use a home made eliomination diet. Have you started? How is it going? If she is too thin, aim for about 1200 calories a day. Remember to give it at least 12 weeks. And then introduce foods slowly, test thoroughly (2 weeks...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Right food for the breed, puppy food, adult dogs
puppy food, adult dogs, fourstar: Hi Jon, Glad to hear you re interested in upgrading the food! There is no Purina product I can endorse, unfortunately, they are all very mediocre at best. The good news is there are many excellent foods for growing and adult dogs you can look into. Far...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Soft stools?, golden puppy, soft stool
golden puppy, soft stool, paul owens: Hi Ray, It s fine to add extras to the diet, and meat is of course great, as long as you aren t giving SO much that it creates a nutritional imbalance of any kind. I personally use roasted poultry, poached fish and liver, broiled ground meats - and occasionally...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): senior(16) dog is ALWAYS hungry, pedigree puppy, angel tiger
pedigree puppy, angel tiger, american eskimo: Alyssa, you need to go to a premium food. Pedigree is very poor nutritionally, I believe he will do much better on a good food. Here are two I recommend for your boy: http://www.championpetfoods.com/acana/show-product.php?formulation=sd http://www.innovapet.com/products/default.asp?id=1409...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): 13 week-old Labradoodle puppy w/ crystals and high ph in urine, omega 6 fatty acids, omega 3 fatty acids
omega 6 fatty acids, omega 3 fatty acids, red blood cells: Hello Lorenzo (and, I am not a vet, I have a diploma in nutrition but not a DVM) With all foods, there are pros and cons, and I can critique all of them, really - no perfect foods, just better and worse choices. I like this food, but I also really like...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): 4yr old Golden in Kidney Failure, egg yolks, kidney failure
egg yolks, kidney failure, raw diets: Hi, Sorry it has taken me so long to get back to you but I was on the road unexpectedly. I am not a vet but here is what I know. If your dog is not uremic(meaning very high BUN levels) then the consensus seems to be to feed a moderate amount of very high...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Alternative to W/d canine canned food for dog, hills prescription diet, thyroid problem
hills prescription diet, thyroid problem, appropriate diet: He weighs 36.3 pounds? That would put his daily intake of raw food at 11.5 ounces per day. Typically when we start a dog on raw foods we start with chicken for a couple of weeks. Chicken is easy on the system and has a good meat to bone ratio. You want...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Beagle diet, sensitive stomach, science diet
sensitive stomach, science diet, diet line: Hi Diana, I m not a fan of the Science Diet line of foods. For the price of Science Diet you can get much better foods. When I look for a commercial food I m looking at quality of ingredients and bio-availability of nutrients. For example corn is a...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): boxer puppies feeding and nuvet supplements..;, puppy feeding amounts ; puppy vitamins nuvet;
puppy feeding amounts ; puppy vitamins nuvet;: Puppy feeding / NuVet powder vitamins ; Dry kibble with formula: Please let me know if they are eating a good quality brand? I can suggest some good brands if you are unsure....JUST ask: BEST wishes with the new pups.. Marie Peppers LPN MA mtnmom@gci.net...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Cat diet pancreatitis ;, meat bone meal, inflammatory bowel disease
meat bone meal, inflammatory bowel disease, raw turkey: Hi - bone meal can be purchased on-line or at many Health food stores...Check out your local yellow pages for Health food stores or go here: Bone Meal powder - NOW ( this is a good brand) http://www.iherb.com/Now-Foods-Bone-Meal-Powder-1-lb-454-g/425?at=...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Chloe, 2 year old pug (follow up question for 6/29), blood feces, immune system booster
blood feces, immune system booster, money back guarantee: ___________ follow up on Chloe the pug _________________ Hi - anymore info on Chloe? Anything I can do for you? I am here to help: Just ask... Marie Peppers LPN MA http://www.apluspetcare.com/untitled4.html ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Corgi ? spasms in trachea?'; backwards sneezing ;, corgi dogs, soft breathing
corgi dogs, soft breathing, nasal openings: __________ Update on Corgi s spasm / sneezing ___________ Thanks for getting back to me at my private e-mail: For our readers - The little Corgi is having Backwards sneezes due to weeds and excess pollen near her Ocean home Environment. WE will...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): How many calories for an over-weight beagle?, home cooked food, science diet
home cooked food, science diet, wholesome ingredients: Hi Brad, Wow, a lot to cover here but i will give it a whirl. The Hill s R/D is 242 calories a cup so you are feeding a maximum (if you sue the full cup) of 484,let s say 500 calories a day, sometimes less, if you use 3/4, and with treats, let s say an...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): canine allergies and ear infections ; nuvet and grain free dog foods for allergies;, dog allergies; canine ear infections ; dog ear infections allergies nuvet ; nuvet pet tabs;
dog allergies; canine ear infections ; dog ear infections allergies nuvet ; nuvet pet tabs;: _________ Grain-free feeding for Allergy Canine ______________ Hi again - Please let me know if you can t find the Wellness Core - There are a few more that I can refer you to. I sure do want to help you and your gal get over this mess with allergies!...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): chocolate poisoning, chocolate chip muffin, choc chip cookies
chocolate chip muffin, choc chip cookies, chocolate chips: Hi Carrie, Please relax!! Your dog didn t get enough chocolate to harm a flea. I wish the alarmists out there would back off a bit. Let me tell you a quick personal story. About five years ago my then, 1 y.o. five pound Yorkie went into my backpack and...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): How do I choose natural dry food for my dog?, mini poodle, protein food
mini poodle, protein food, protein foods: Personally, I like a range of 25 - 30%, or a little higher, but not 40% and not 20. I like the Acana Grasslands - the whole Provincial line - of grain free higher protein foods. But there is also an individual component - studies have shown some dogs can...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dal with cystrals - need food recommendation, home cooking recipes, commercial dog food
home cooking recipes, commercial dog food, holistic vet: ___________ follow up - on foods/ supplements _____________ Hi - Let me know if I can be of more help on foods ? Also, If you want to home cook , I have some recipes.... JUST ask: Marie ********************************************************************...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dalmatian with Urates and Struvites, urates, science diet
urates, science diet, flint river: I have never seen any evidence Flint River or any other brand is better than Hills. Most of what I read about dog foods is speculation based on the ingredients. You really have to dig to find any hard evidence one way or another. I recently came across...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dalmation food grain free dog food ; dogs digestion nuvet;, free dog food, food grain
free dog food, food grain, dalmatian: Hi Rita, Yes this breed has special needs with foods and supplements... Please look for the following in GRAIN Free feeding: *** Wellness Core is a wonderful food - Or, Innova EVO is a good grain free also. FEEDING amounts: YOU can give her less than...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Diet for My Dog, quality corn, diet change
quality corn, diet change, corn meal: Hi Esther, Boy do I hear you about the poor quality ingredients in the Hill s foods. It s really a shame they do such a great job with formulation and then sue low quality food sources. I would say you are best off with a home made diet, but if that isn...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog Food, liver shunt, high potassium
liver shunt, high potassium, tiny breed: Hi Ileana... for a 3 month old tiny breed with these issues I highly recommend a home made carefully (professionally) formulated diet. If you would like to explore this option please see my site at www.thepossiblecanine.com - I can help with personalized...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog food for dalmation ; blue buffalo food review;, high protein diets, high protein diet
high protein diets, high protein diet, immune system booster: Hi David - the Blue Buffalo should be ok for your Dalmation. Why don t you continue the Blue but add some WET canned to the dry - use the same formula in the canned: Do 3/4 dry kibble and 1/4 of a can of the wet Blue Dog food ( canned) Also, for the gas...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dry itchy Skin - Food allergies schnoodle dog;, dry itchy skin, immune system booster
dry itchy skin, immune system booster, referral code: ______________ Follow up on Schnoodle dog _________________ Please keep me posted on your food change over and possible supplements...? I am here to help. Keep your Vet up-to-date on your changes... Try to keep the VET in the Loop. Many vets are not trained...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): diet - weight loss with sojo grain free cooking ;, pedigree dog food, dry dog food
pedigree dog food, dry dog food, diet weight loss: Wendy - here is a dog food you can make for a few months - helps to loose weight slowly... then, after 60 days go back to the Pedigree. I know you are limited in your country. dog food diet recipe: I will send you some if you want to cook: Feeding your...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): dog with allergies!! nuvet helps; Benadryl canine dosage;, yum yum, natural dog food
yum yum, natural dog food, hard wood floors: ________________ French bulldogs - allergies __________________ Little Frenchie...and Elise, Please let me know what happens with the rash and ? allergies... I am here for you- Just ask if you need more help: Marie Peppers / Ask the pet Nurse mtnmom@gci.net...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): My dog ate a large raw breast!, raw food diets, american pit bull terrier
raw food diets, american pit bull terrier, american pit bull: Hi Abbigayl, If your girl has an allergy to chicken or beef, she may experience a flare up of symptoms such as itching... otherwise, I m sure she enjoyed her treat and will be perfectly fine. Perhaps a little loose stool, but the chicken was probably quite...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): dog food for yorkie ; yorkie vitamins nuvet vitamins; solid gold, innova pup food ;, dry dog food, nuvet vitamins
dry dog food, nuvet vitamins, referral code: Hi - yes, there are many wet canned foods out on the market - The best ---- 1. Innova PUPPY 2. Wellness Pup 3. Solid Gold pup 4. Merrick pup 5. chicken soup for the pup lover s soul All are found at a pet store - not a grocery store.... Also, you...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): dogfood, beagle pup, veterinary bills
beagle pup, veterinary bills, concrete suggestions: hi randi, There are many, many high quality premium foods on the market now if you want to use a commercial diet. they are more expensive but may well cut down on veterinary bills over the whole life of the dog, as good nutrition is so much a part of maintaining...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): My dogs weight and diet, dry dog food, miniature poodle
dry dog food, miniature poodle, vet check: Your dad is right, dry food is better for their teeth. If the dog never did eat very well, and has seen the vet since the problem existed, you may be over feeding it. A vet check still won t hurt. Many dogs will wolf down more than is good for them and look...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Fancy Feet Cat Food - Moist, wet cat food, canned cat food
wet cat food, canned cat food, vet check: While cat food is higher in protein than dogs need, a little may not hurt. What will hurt is using the cat food to entice the dogs to eat more than they need. If the dog never did eat very well, and has seen the vet since the problem existed, you may...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Finicky Eater, health food stores, omega 3s
health food stores, omega 3s, dry dog food: Hi Linda , The Roll dog food you mentioned is a good one.... I sure do understand about the dental problem your shih tzu has. Here are some options for dental health: 1. Try offering some SoJo Home cooked dog food for 1 meal per day and the ROLL dog food...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Alternative to W/d canine canned food for dog
Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Alternative to W/d canine canned food for dog

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): how much to feed, dry dog food, quality food
dry dog food, quality food, bloat: You don t mention what food are feeding and that can mean a big difference in the amounts she needs. You ll feed more of a low quality food than you will a high quality food, sometimes by as much as half. Start with the guidelines on the bag of food and...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): food allergies, novel protein, home observation
novel protein, home observation, having such a hard time: First of all, stop listening to anyone who thinks you coddle. Ask them if they kids or grandkids and then ask them why they just don t ignore or dismiss their needs? I hate people who think our pets are just animals--in fact I don t stay around people like...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): french bulldog allergy nuvet order code 81098 ; and flora force ;, flora force, natures sunshine
flora force, natures sunshine, pepto bismol: French bulldog NuVET Plus ; bulldog allergies; Frenchie allergies; Farm Stand Select dog food; JUST looking for an update on your French Bulldog ..... HOW are things now? Any better ? Keep me posted... Hi again : Please call the NuVET folks to verify...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Giant breed feeding, newfoundland puppy, knowledgable members
newfoundland puppy, knowledgable members, giant breed: I checked into the levels of Ca:P in the Acana and they are perfectly ok for a large or giant breed. You are correct that the mineral content is extremely important! Acana makes GREAt foods, high but not excessive protein, nice ingredients, well formulated....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): garlic for dogs, red blood cells, garlic powder
red blood cells, garlic powder, 2ce: Garlic is one of those tricky things. In large amounts it can cause Heinz body anemia. Basically the dogs red blood cells are broken down and the dog becomes anemic. But in small amounts it does no harm. It does make foods more stinky which does up the...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Hot dog, agility trainers, referral code
agility trainers, referral code, diet change: Hi Ken- Good job with your research! yes, I agree that a small diet change is in order ... Add some BARKING at the MOON by solid gold to his food. Do a 50:50 mix of your food and the BARKING food - Do this mix long term..... you will see a change in a...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Itchy Dog supplements; itchy rash nuvet tabs; grain free foods ;, free dog food, iams dog food
free dog food, iams dog food, environmental allergies: Iams dog food review: NuVET Pet Tabs for allergy dogs ; lab with environmental allergies; Itchy lab - NuVET Plus Tabs and some GRAIN free foods .. SEE below - many suggestons for your itchy dog... Yes Yvonne, I can help you and your lab gal... We need...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): kidey problems and diet; nuvet , cranberry and probiotics for dogs ;, cranberry pills, revival animal health
cranberry pills, revival animal health, immune system booster: Cranberry canine dosage; SoJo home cooking mixes; Urinary infections in canine: Please give me an update? You are very Welcome! I hope my suggestions help your Sparkles! keep me posted... I love follow ups : my private e-mail mtnmom@gci.net ...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): king charles spaniel x cairn terrier, quality pet food, life abundance
quality pet food, life abundance, adult dogs: Is this a new Puppy? What did the breeder feed it? It is always best to feed a new pup what the breeder had been feeding and then OH-SO-SLOWLY introducing any new foods you want her to have. You need to get this pup on a high quality pet food made just for...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Liver Disease canine lactalose ; cancer-liver diet foods ; nuvet 1/2 dosages;, canine liver disease ; nuvet wafers and powder; nuvet liver disease; recipes canine liver ;
canine liver disease ; nuvet wafers and powder; nuvet liver disease; recipes canine liver ;: Hi guys - Poor little one! Here are some supplements that tend to help dogs with liver disease- worth a shot if you can get it into him. YOU can place the supplements in peanut butter or even some cooked up chicken that has been ground with gravy. Supplements...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Liver disease in a small cross Maltese; liver canine recipes; liver disease cooking for your dog;, heart murmur, johannesburg south africa
heart murmur, johannesburg south africa, vet products: Hi - sorry, you are right about NuVET they can t service South Africa because of Customs problems in your country. Yes, I have some recipes for dogs with liver disease. See if she likes this: I am so glad you want to cook for your little maltese rather...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Looking for dog food for urinary crystals/no oats, carob powder, kelp powder
carob powder, kelp powder, struvite crystals: __________ follow-up on Crystals in your dog s urine ___________ Let me know if you end up trying the Grain free SoJo or one of my dog food recipes? I am here to help ... Marie Peppers Ask the Pet Nurse ____________________________________________________________...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Maltipoo puppy won't eat, nuvet vitamins, canned dog food
nuvet vitamins, canned dog food, referral code: Hi Janet - My Maltese was a picky gal, too. How about giving her some Innova Pup food - the kind in the can. Offer a little dry kibble - as a treat or on a flat plate... Leave it down for her. As far as the wet food: off the Innova pup food 2-3 x per day...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Possible colitis in corgi ; flagyl canine dosage;, activia yogurt, wafer nuvet; nuvet dog vitamins ; nuvet vitamins ; nuvet tabs;
activia yogurt, wafer nuvet; nuvet dog vitamins ; nuvet vitamins ; nuvet tabs;: ___________- Probiotics and NuVET supplements ______________ I am so glad you are going to try the supplements and the NuVET wafers! Good for you! ALSO - If you ordered off the internet E-Store please let the NuVET folks know you are working with Marie...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Protein dog foods ; innova evo dog food ; blue buffalo dog food;, wafer program, solid gold dog food
wafer program, solid gold dog food, pit bull mix: Hi again - Let me know how you do with the Blue Buffalo or the Solid Gold. thanks Marie Peppers LPN MA Ask the Pet Nurse http://www.apluspetcare.com/untitled4.html ___________________________________________________________ Yes, they are all good...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): pancreatic immune deficiency diet sojo dog food mix;, low fat diets, food mix
low fat diets, food mix, natural diet: Hi Stan - I wonder if home-cooking with the SoJo grain FREE mix will be helpful? You can use all Low-fat meats - With SoJo you add your own lightly cooked meats to the mix. Grain free is wonderful for low fat diets - along with white meats added to the...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): puppy food, puzzle toys, physical workout
puzzle toys, physical workout, orijen: Hi Sharon, Orijen is a very good food, I would honestly keep her on it. Puppies are naturally full of energy, I d find ways to burn that energy through mental and physical stimulation before I d switch from a good food. Walks are great, food puzzle...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): puppy food for GSD puppy;, puppy kibble, puppy food
puppy kibble, puppy food, inner skin: Hello Vibhor - I am not able to help with recipes for pups... Mostly I do help with home-made food for dogs over 8 months old. Giving Cooked chicken and Motton is fine when added to a good puppy kibble ( dry food) I don t know what brands are available...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Salmon oil vitamin supplements, salmon oil pills, immune system booster
salmon oil pills, immune system booster, referral code: Hi Again - When you use a Pure Salmon oil you don t need Vit E because it is already in the Salmon naturally. Here is the statement from the Grizzley Folks - Production of Grizzly Salmon Oil and general info: Grizzly Salmon Oil is extremely well protected...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Shih-Tzu Diet, chicken soup for the dog lover, puppy formula
chicken soup for the dog lover, puppy formula, diamond line: Hi Stephanie, It really depends on which of the Diamond foods you are feeding. There are certainly foods in the Diamond line that are lower quality, middle of the road and good quality. Your normal Diamond isn t something I d feed. A step up from that...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): underweight itchy GSD, working dog food, thin side
working dog food, thin side, high protein: If his ribs only show a little, and he didn t itch on the old chow, you might go back to it. It is common for Shepherds to keep themselves on the thin side. If it isn t too bad, you may be better leaving well enough alone. You could also focus on the...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): uti and foods?, struvite crystals, cranberry powder
struvite crystals, cranberry powder, science diet: Hi Amanda, What about trying a home made diet? I would think if the UTI has cleared up and you are not seeing crystals now that a nice moderate premium food such as the Fromm FourStar line would be just fine. Optimally, a home made diet is the way to go....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): 12-13 yr Pekinese Diet Requirements ; Innova ; Wellness dog food ; NuVET Powder vitamins ;, pedigree canned food, thyroid levels
pedigree canned food, thyroid levels, diet requirements: SoJo Grain free dog food; thryoid levels; lightly cooked meats and SoJo: Hi Jeff- Sure, I can help - You may want to have the Vet check the Thyroid levels... Here is my plan for your senior citizen canine: 1. No more Pedigree ( see if you can find...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Allergies, true food allergies, flare ups
true food allergies, flare ups, allergy test: Hi Helena, Don t worry, you are not alone in this frustrating problem, but there is a lot you can do and I m sure I can be of some assistance with this. First of all, the fact your dog has seasonal flare ups suggests at least some of the problem is environmental....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Best diet for pregnant dogs, large breed puppy food, pregnant dogs
large breed puppy food, pregnant dogs, turkey necks: Hi ELaine, Congratulations on your girl s pregnancy - in general, what you need to do is feed more food overall, especially around the 4- 5 week period, and yet do not overfeed to the point where she gains too much weight. Four cups of Fromm Adult Gold...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Bulldog with itchy paws; Nature's Recipe dog food review;, recipe dog food, natures recipe
recipe dog food, natures recipe, recipe lamb: Bulldog vitamins ; nuvet for bullies ; quality grain-free dog foods; Hi Karen - Yes, I am glad you ordered the NuVET - Make sure you give my Name as your Pet Professional so I can work with you. Please call in and make sure you are under my name : Pet...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): bad breath, mix breed dogs, blue green algae
mix breed dogs, blue green algae, decaying teeth: Is this food maybe not right for her ? My 2 year old has had great results HI, (using caps to distinguish my response from yours--am not shouting!) HALITOSIS CAN HAPPEN TO ALL DOGS, BREEDS, SIZES AND FOR MANY REASONS. IT COULD BE THE FOOD AS YOU SUGGEST...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): beagle with EPI & Diabetes, urine glucose, vitamins minerals
urine glucose, vitamins minerals, fatty acids: Hi Kristy, I strongly urge you to make SURE the home made diet is properly balanced in term of all vitamins, minerals and fatty acids. Canine Whole Body Support is NOT intended to balance a home made diet but to bolster nutrients that may be low in a diet,...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): bladder stone & colitis diet for Schnauzer, raw meaty bones, frequent bowel movements
raw meaty bones, frequent bowel movements, raw diets: Hi Chris, I would still go with the raw diet. It seems the best dietary way to help prevent calcium oxalate stones is to reduce the amount oxalate foods in the diet. Plants are the foods high in oxalate, and you won t have these in a raw diet. Also water...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): brewers yeast with garlick pills, chicken soup for the dog lover, brewers yeast
chicken soup for the dog lover, brewers yeast, corn wheat: Hi Paul, Its possible that she s allergic to the pills, but more likely that she s got an allergy to her food. Ol Roy is a very low quality food full of high allergen fillers and some nasty preservatives. The reason dogs like it is because they spray...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): butter, meadow lea, chicken breast
meadow lea, chicken breast, proper nutrition: Hello mutyaa, A six month old dog needs specific nutrition and should be fed adequate amounts of a high quality food, developed with the needs of a growing dog in mind. Adding beef and chicken will definitely entice most dogs to eat, but it s preferable...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Canine stuvite bladder stone food, female yorkie, bladder stone
female yorkie, bladder stone, bladder stones: Hi Jeane, Yes indeed you can home prepare her food, but it is imperative you do so under the guidance of a professional in this case. For sensitive, small dogs with health conditions you must have the diet formulated for you. I work with canine urolith...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Chesapeake Bay Retriever skin rash, puppy chow, chesapeake bay retriever
puppy chow, chesapeake bay retriever, purina one: Hi Jeff, I m sorry you ve been going through all of this, when a simple change to a high quality dog food might well have been the answer, or at least alleviated much of the problem. Your dog is showing signs of food allergy/intolerance and you need...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Chicken, boiled chicken breast, vomiting bile
boiled chicken breast, vomiting bile, heidi hi: Hi Heidi, I have one important suggestion for you here; instead of feeding a lower quality food and adding fresh cooked meat, why not switch to a premium brand and ensure better health over all? Then you can use many things for treats - if chicken doesn...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Choosing Dog Food, chicken soup for the dog lover, adult dog food
chicken soup for the dog lover, adult dog food, nutro max: Hi Violet, The Nutro line used to be a fairly decent middle of the road food, however in recent years they have gone downhill. I would go for foods like Innova, Wellness, Taste of The Wild, Solid Gold or Chicken Soup for the Dog Lover s Soul (yes its a...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): calcium oxalate stone prevention diet for dogs, calcium oxolate diet recipes; canine uti; canine vitamins;
calcium oxolate diet recipes; canine uti; canine vitamins;: ***calcium oxalate stone prevention diet ( recipes) - has your boy had surgery yet? Hi Sharyn - Calcium oxalate stones ! Boy - I think that there is a very high % of dogs and cats experiencing this problem..... Yes - I would love to work with you on...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): chronic loose stools in young dog, ruptured ear drum, loose stools
ruptured ear drum, loose stools, puppy food: Hi again, Generally with a dog like yours, we would start with a limited ingredient and possibly novel protein diet - I can t say what I d use until I see the full profile. Some dogs like yours do best with restricted fat/higher fiber and others quite...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Diet for frequent UTI, apple cider vinegar, bragg apple cider vinegar
apple cider vinegar, bragg apple cider vinegar, blue green algae: It sounds to me that you are doing everything right except for, possibly, the herbal remedies you are using. I do not like herbs since they are medicinal. This could be causing some problem. DO YOU HAVE HER ON A PROBIOTIC?? A REALLY ABSORBABLE PROBIOTIC,...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Diet Ratios, excess protein, protein levels
excess protein, protein levels, vitamins and minerals: It really doesn t need to. Most dog foods are formulated to have more than enough protein and fat for most dogs. The balance is then carbohydrates. Even if a dog needs a little more of this or that, it is there. Dogs use what they need of the protein and...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog Food, frequent bowel movements, puppy food
frequent bowel movements, puppy food, proper nutrients: Hi Morgan, Congrats on the new puppy! Food can be confusing can t it. But you ve made a great choice switching him from the Iams to the Wellness. Wellness is a great high quality food and you may even see some nice changes in your pup. These include...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dogs eat dirt, yard dogs, kind of dogs
yard dogs, kind of dogs, baffling mystery: Pica refers to the habit of eating non edible objects such as dirt, paper, wood etc. Some experts posit a connection between helicobacter in the stomach and pica, although occasionally a mineral issue presents. IAMs being a lower grade food I might consider...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): diet for calcium oxalate stones in jack russel ; calcium oxalate stones canine recipes:, bonemeal kidney diets ; canine kidney disease ;
bonemeal kidney diets ; canine kidney disease ;: Great ! You want to cook for your Timex kid! YOUR vet may not support this as they are not making any money off of home cooking ..... Yes, this is the best thing for your boy. As far as bonemeal - it is 20 to 30% Phosphorus and other benefits such as...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): my dog chews his back, dog chews, skin infection
dog chews, skin infection, yorkie: Hi Kirstie, It sounds as though your yorkie may be suffering from a skin infection or an allergy. I would first have him checked out by your vet to rule out any infection. If he checks out clear there try changing his food. You ll want something that doesn...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): dog food, chicken soup for the dog lover, american bulldog
chicken soup for the dog lover, american bulldog, road food: Hi Marcia, I always try to stick with the highest quality food I possibly can. Sometimes the initial sticker price of a higher food will shock you, however there are few things that need to be kept in mind. 1. Your getting more calories per cup. 2....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): dog food, chicken soup for the dog lover, kirkland dog food
chicken soup for the dog lover, kirkland dog food, production facilites: Hi Marcia, The difference is in the ingredients. I m not positive who manufactures Kirkland, but I do know that the Chicken Soup is a Diamond food. Actually many commercial foods use Diamond facilities to produce there foods, including some of the highest...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): dog food reviews - grain free : NuVET follow up;, nuvet, dog foods
nuvet, dog foods, e mail: Hi - Just wanted an up-date? How are you doing with my suggestions? Do you need any more help? Marie Peppers LPN MA Ask the Pet Nurse mtnmom@gci.net Hi - No worries, you did come in under my register of names. Glad you did order the NuVET - As...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): dog food reviews pet nurse marie;, corgi dogs, chicken soup for the dog lover
corgi dogs, chicken soup for the dog lover, corgi mix: Hello Michaelle - Well, I like both that you mentioned. My favorite is the Chicken Soup for the Dog Lover s Soul. Feeding a quality food with No corn or a small amount of corn will help the shedding that Corgi dogs seem to get. Also, most of my clients...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): my dog keeps biting himself, skinless chicken breasts, boneless skinless chicken breasts
skinless chicken breasts, boneless skinless chicken breasts, commercial dog food: Hi, I have two Yorkies, one of whom, chews her feet incessantly--so far no blood or skin lost though, thank-God, Her eyes are also often caked etc. I, like you, have been frustrated and sick over this. My vet can offer medications but I don t want this....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): my dog keeps biting himself, veterinary intervention, fleabites
veterinary intervention, fleabites, situation under control: Kirstie, your dog likely has an allergy to fleabites and needs to be seen by a vet and cleared up. A horrible stench indicates infection and you MUST have him seen. In the event this isn t fleas, it is likely a dietary allergy or intolerance, if you tell...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): dysfunctional liver in dog ; canine hepatic recipes ;, homemade dog food, royal canine
homemade dog food, royal canine, slow transition: Daria , I see what you did wrong.... You needed to mix the Old food : Royal Canine with the new home made food - a 50:50 mix - do a slow transition ... Royal Canine has a bunch of poor junk fillers. YOUR gal is not use to good quality home cooking and...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): excessive shedding husky ; nuvet for shedding;, revival animal health, flea dips
revival animal health, flea dips, nuvet: Hi Rodney- Sure I can help repair this poor boy - Glad you did take care of the fleas! I have a better way of caring for pets with Fleas - A Natural low cost powder and some Wafer supplements. The Supplement wafers will repair the skin and coat, too. ...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Feeding puppy, large breed dogs, proper puppy
large breed dogs, proper puppy, blood sugar levels: The proper food for large breed puppies will have an ample high-quality protein source and will not contain excess calcium. Growth rate should be average for the breed. Large breed dogs, partially because of their rapid growth patterns, often have orthopedic...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Feeding a rescued cockapoo, commercial kibble, rescue dogs
commercial kibble, rescue dogs, cockapoo: oK, first of all, I have a question or two for you, ifyou don t mind. I think it is fantastic that you have rescued this dog but now I think you have to plan better for him if you are going to keep him. If you don t have the time for him, and it sounds like...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Food for 6 month puppy, puppy chow, adult dog food
puppy chow, adult dog food, puppy food: Some of the stuff the vet needs to do a skin scraping and look at it under a microscope. Since Revolution does heartworm too, you can discontinue the Heartgard. They also take care of some other things too, but not everything. You need your vet s help...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Food Problem, science diet, food problem
science diet, food problem, different foods: Hi Albert, How is weight and activity level? If he s at a good weight and isn t sluggish I would say he s doing ok. Are you free feeding him, meaning you leave his food out all day for him to eat when he wants? If so I would stop that. He should get...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Frequent UTI's, struvite crystals, breed puppies
struvite crystals, breed puppies, frequent uti: Sorry, Rachael, but I m not comfortable with commercial diet for a puppy with this issue. I d encourage you to do home made under the guidance of a professional at least till the pup is grown, since you are dealing with the special requirements of a pup as...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): What and how much to feed my yorkies, dog owner, aspx
Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): What and how much to feed my yorkies, dog owner, aspx

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): What and how much to feed my yorkies, toy dogs, calorie control
toy dogs, calorie control, small dogs: I do think it s worth a try. What you would be getting here is higher levels and quality of protein with lower carbohydrate overall, and it *may* be the carb that keeps weight on your dogs. In a case like yours, if you really cannot do home cooked, continued...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): fibre, loose stools, canned pumpkin
loose stools, canned pumpkin, loose stool: Many people claim canned pumpkin, not spiced pie filling works. Has the vet checked them for parasites? Out of 20 dogs I have fed common brands, I have never had to change food to solve a loose stool problem. It has always been some sort of a parasite....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): fish oil and aple cider vinegar supplements, apple cider vinegar, cod liver oil
apple cider vinegar, cod liver oil, liver enzymes: That s cod liver oil, not fish oil! And you should not be adding it to kibble at all. Vitamins A and D can be toxic in high levels. Please stop using this product and find a fish BODy oil - such as salmon oil - instead. Going off for the night but I had to...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): food for great dane, diharrea, dr pitcairn
diharrea, dr pitcairn, organic chicken: Hi there I have a blue great dane hes almost five months old. Hes been having a problem with diharrea and i was wondering if it would be better the feed him real food like chicken and rice but not sure what all the foods he should be eating and what foods...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Homemade diet for bichons with struvites, homemade diet, immune system booster
homemade diet, immune system booster, minnesota studies: *struvites dog food recipes: Follow-up:? How are you doing with the home-cooking? Hi Joseph - Oh Boy! What a mess ... that Hill s RX diet is full of junk- I know they feel it is the WAY to Go, but NOT... Too many junk fillers - Look at the ingredients....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): ester c canine dosage; nuvet canine dosage ;, french mastiff, canine dosage
french mastiff, canine dosage, boxer mix: Did you find the ESTER C ??? Let me know if you start on the NuVET supplement, too? We can also talk oils, Salmon oil is very good. Marie Peppers mtnmom@gci.net Ask the pet Nurse. *********************** Hi - The Ester C is made in tablets or powder...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Innova Evo for puppy of 10 months; dog food innova evo;, adult dog food, referral order
adult dog food, referral order, referral code: Hi Ray - Well, the pet store gave you good advice but I would have used the white rice rather than the brown ( brown has more fiber).... Sure - the pumpkin was a good choice too... No, nothing to add at this point. Yes, food change overs should take 2 weeks...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): itchy dog, bitch puppy, loose stools
bitch puppy, loose stools, google: Hi Mandy, I looked for the ingredient list on google but couldn t find it. Are you in the UK? I d like to see the ingredients but am unable to search more right now, can you send them to me? I m wondering if a home made diet is an option for you? Catherin...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): itchy skin puppy on Iams ; changing puppy food for allergies:, low sodium chicken broth, sodium chicken broth
low sodium chicken broth, sodium chicken broth, quaker oats: Free group for pet owners- HOW to save money on your vet bills ; JOIN US http://pets.groups.yahoo.com/group/nuvetsavesmoneyonvetbills/ Hi Mandy - How about we start her on some home-made dog meatballs - cut 1 up and mix it on top of the dry dog food...(...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Liver Disease and Diet, fat soluble vitamins, low protein diet
fat soluble vitamins, low protein diet, toxic mushrooms: Hi Dede, Sorry this reply is a little late, I have had several urgent cases this past week and I can t always get here as quickly as I would like, when that happens. In your case I recommend a home prepared cooked diet with moderate protein, careful...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Liver disease dog food recipes ; hepatic dog food recipes ;, high liver function, dog food recipes
high liver function, dog food recipes, egg yokes: Hi Sasha , Yes - you do need to eat a special diet ...HOW about some home cooking for the little guy....? Here are some great recipes for dogs with liver ( hepatic ) problems. Yes, your only choice from the poor commercial foods is to HOME-cook for your...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): meat ball recipe, meat balls, meatball recipe
meat balls, meatball recipe, meat ball: hI, I believe I ans. this query for you. Just make certain that the ingredients you use in the meatball recipe are ORGANIC. If they are I have no problems whatsoever with making those meatballs. OK? I hope this is clear now as I don t want you confused. Bye...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): new dogs, runny poop, life span, quality food
life span, quality food, dog food: Hi Mariah, I m not sure what happened to my original reply, I sent it a couple of days ago and it appears to have been lost in cyberspace. I wanted to ask if switching your dogs to a premium quality food is an option for you? I do sympathize that finances...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): My Pit Bull Puppy's Skin is Itchy and Red All Over, pit bull puppy, frequent accidents
pit bull puppy, frequent accidents, food allergies: Hi Meghan, I would double check with your vet to make sure she doesn t have a skin infection. Also keep in mind that dogs with light fur (white spots) are more prone to sunburn. Overbathing can definitely be an issue. Is there anyway you can come home...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): You were right, right question, dog foods
right question, dog foods, stay calm: HI EMILIO, PLEASE DO NOT GLAZE OVER FROM THIS ANSWER. HICCUPS ARE RELATED TO DIGESTION AND NOT A GOOD SIGN AND THIS MEANS THAT YOUR POOCH IS NOT HAPPY WITH WHAT YOU ARE FEEDING HER. yES, THEY CAN BE DUE TO TOO MUCH AIR INTAKE BUT I ALWAYS HARK BACK TO DIET...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Pug with skin problems; pugs and yeast bacteria ;, innova evo, natural dog food
innova evo, natural dog food, immune system booster: Pugs : pugs; pugs with allergies; I love pugs.....! Hello Pug Momma! I would love to help your Max.... ( as for Chico, the cone sounds good ) You little Max may need to go Off the Oatmeal for a little bit of time ( in the treats)- Let s get Max on a...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Pugs with yeast infections, bacterial infections of the skin, secondary bacterial infections
bacterial infections of the skin, secondary bacterial infections, overuse of antibiotics: Pug yeast infections ; pugs ; ear infections in pug: HOW are they doing? _______________________ Follow up _________________________________________ NuVET and Probiotics - yes - they will correct this mess of yeast...Glad you decided to order the products..!!!...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Puppy food, pedigree puppy, puppy chow
pedigree puppy, puppy chow, puppy food: Go ahead and feed the adult food. An early switch to adult chow is the best practice for the larger breeds and at the worst will only slow the growth of the smaller ones. My year old Golden was on adult food when I got him at 9 weeks. If the dog never...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): How much protein for small dog, shorkie, meat protein
shorkie, meat protein, meat content: Hi Dee, While I don t find that percentage to be to high, I do question the foods digestibility. It doesn t contain enough meat protein. You can find a nice review of this food here http://www.dogfoodanalysis.com/dog_food_reviews/showproduct.php/product/1353...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): pug puppy, degree celcius, pug puppy
degree celcius, pug puppy, degree celsius: Hi Sana, Your puppy will enjoy the 20C room. Dogs like pugs over heat more quickly due to their short nose so its great that you have that room available. For the infection he really needs to see a veterinarian. I know the availability of things...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): puppy food, puppy food, good options
puppy food, good options, petco: Hi Patricia, There are many good options for growth diets now available. Some I like include: http://www.championpetfoods.com/acana/show-product.php?formulation=plb http://www.innovapet.com/products/default.asp?id=1259 http://www.naturalbalanceinc.com/dogformulas/UltDog.html...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Relocated Pitbull / Food Issues, red nose pit, vet check
red nose pit, vet check, dogs food: Now she is on the Beniful, I would stick with it. With being rehomed, she may eat better once she settles in. If the dog never did eat very well, and has seen the vet since the problem existed, you may be over feeding it. A vet check still won t hurt....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): recipe with chicken for canine struvite bladder stones, canine bladder stones, commercial kibble
canine bladder stones, commercial kibble, homecooked diet: Hi Diane, I m not exactly sure which recipes you are looking at however I don t see any reason that you couldn t use chicken or any other meat. A good variety of meat proteins helps insure maximum nutrition since different meats provide different things....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): recipes for kidney failure canine ; canine renal recipes ; canine supplements ;, google search, canine supplements
google search, canine supplements, kidney failure: Hi Camille , yes, that is the problem with the Hill s products - the ingredients cause Other problems such as itching and rashes - Too many junk fillers ... Poor ingredients. I would love to help you HOME cook for your Chi .. 1. I will offer you a few...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Selling home baked pet treats at the Farmers Market, health web site, local farmers markets
health web site, local farmers markets, true recipes: Work-at-home selling pet treats ( home-made); home-baked pet treats for sale at fair; Edna, Let me know if you start this pet treat business. I am sure many of my readers would like to know how to start this up. Good idea for moms that want to stay home...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Senior Dogfood vs. Adult Maintenance, chopped egg, plain yogurt
chopped egg, plain yogurt, toy poodle: Hi Debbie, Personally I do not support the Wellness Senior food at all. If the regular maintenance is working, no reason not to stick with it. Current research supports increased, not lowered protein for healthy seniors. You can also add whole foods such...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Shar-Pei nutrition, shar pei, raising puppies
shar pei, raising puppies, science diet: Much of what you hear comes from people selling things. Much of it is disguised as advice. Even here, one expert gives a link to the website where you can buy what she recommends. The net is filled with astroturf, what looks like grassroot support, but...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Shedding husky and flea allergy;, high protein food, immune system booster
high protein food, immune system booster, flea allergy: Hi Liz - The Call of the Wild is a very Good food! I would NOT change that at all.. Let s deal with the flea situation: I have some very good Natural Help for you.. Please get some Organic D.E. - SEE here - this is what you need - dust it on your baby...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Struvite recipes for Bichon dog ; allergies for Bichon;, cranberry biscuits, bladder stone
cranberry biscuits, bladder stone, innova evo: Grain free dog foods ; struvites recipes for dogs; home made for struvites and UTI canines: Cranberry dosages for canines ; NuVET wafers dosage for struvites; Let me know if you tried the Grain free cooking and snacks? Did you try the SoJo s or another...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Substitution for canned U/D, inflammation of the bowel, bladder stones
inflammation of the bowel, bladder stones, science diet: Hello Chris, A dog like yours requires a consultation, a home made diet developed specifically for his unique needs. I work with cases like this all the time, the nutrient levels need to be carefully adjusted to not only cover his essential requirements...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Switching foods, sensitive stomach, canned pumpkin
sensitive stomach, canned pumpkin, meat content: Hi Lucy, I would totally support your move to a higher qaulity food, there is no reason the Innova should make your new girl sick, especially as youre changing over slowly. In the event you experience some reaction such as loose stool, as long as it isn...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): stones, term mentor, organic veggies
term mentor, organic veggies, vet visit: Hi, You ask me about my diet and I will answer you as best I can. I home cook for my dogs. I, myself, work with a very, very diet knowledgeable gal who is a master at dog diets. I credit her with saving my one Yorkie s digestive life. Of course, if one...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): should I switch foods, german shepard mix, kibbles and bits
german shepard mix, kibbles and bits, playful puppy: Hi Kris, What a cutie she is! I m glad you switched her from the Kibbles and Bits, and you certainly picked a good food to change to. You can go ahead and switch her food to see if that helps with her soft stools. Both foods you are looking at are...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): should I switch foods, german shepard mix, kibbles and bits
german shepard mix, kibbles and bits, playful puppy: The service dog schools I volunteer for switch atr 4-5 months. Any time now should be OK. Since the food is unlikely to be the problem, I could see waiting to make any switches to keep from confusing things. Waiting to spay her risks her coming...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): can't find right dog food, canine nutrition, kibble
canine nutrition, kibble: hi Danielle, You are most welcome! A GOOD vet (you know they range from the sublime to the ridiculous) will know what to look for and ruling out a parasite or something like Giardia should be standard. Other conditions do spring to mind, such as EPI, but...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): what tofeed to get a parvo puppy eating again, home-made puppy formula ; puppy formula recipes;
home-made puppy formula ; puppy formula recipes;: Wow Colleen - good luck with feeding the Parvo pup. Keep up the good work and stay in touch with your VET if needed. Here is a recipe for a good solution to feed the baby : Home made pup formula- 13 oz. canned evaporated milk 13 oz water 4 oz. plain...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Weight boxer growth chart ; nuvet build bulk ;, nuvet; pitbull nuvet; boxer nuvet; boxer weight ;
nuvet; pitbull nuvet; boxer nuvet; boxer weight ;: Neutering at 8 weeks ; boxer vitamins build bulk ; boxer weight growth chart: ; Please let me know if you need more help: You can always contact me here: my private e-mail: mtnmom@gci.net ( Marie ) Hi Jennifer, I don t like when the VETS neuter...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Yogurt for dog with soft stools, sensitive digestive system, omega 3 oil
sensitive digestive system, omega 3 oil, stinging nettle: Hello Tatiana, My personal opinion on this is, if you wish to add supplements for immune support/reduced inflammation, your best bet would be to use the following: 1) fish body oil with some additional Vitamin E 2) bromelain 3) Quercetin 4) MSM 5)...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Yogurt to help digestion, omega 3 oil, temaril p
omega 3 oil, temaril p, shank bones: I heard that yogurt with live cultures is a good way to restore the balance in the digestive system, so I have been feeding him about a tablespoon of non-fat plain yogurt in the morning. Is this a good enough amount to feed a dog his size? Do you agree that...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Second question, home cooking recipes, lean hamburger
home cooking recipes, lean hamburger, immune system booster: Hi - Glad to help.... Don t worry, I don t take ratings anymore. I find that many folks did not rate anyway. Sometimes when people did not get the answer they wanted, I would get an unfair rate. So, I said, no more to that. BUT thanks anyway. The Ridgeway...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): american bulldog allergy, boneless chicken breasts, american bulldog
boneless chicken breasts, american bulldog, diet supplements: Thanks for writing. Here is what I would suggest and exactly what I would do. STOP FEEDING ANY COMMERCIAL DOGS FOODS AND ESP. STOP THE RICE IMMEDIATELY. USUALLY, not always, these allergy situations can be alleviated, and if lucky eliminated, via diet. Steroid...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): amount of food for 6 year old cairn/schnauzer mix, overweight dogs, raw health
overweight dogs, raw health, car food: Hi Sue, Sorry this reply is late. I ve been far too busy, but when I receive a whole bunch of urgent cases at once I need to respond quickly. This means volunteer work ha to wait, and I do apologize. s first of all, many dogs are hungry like this on low...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Boston Terrier Loose Stool, loose stool, old boston
loose stool, old boston, meat content: To be honest Hong-An, with all these questions I can only repeat that dogs are individuals and what is optimal for one system may not agree with another. There are absolute nutrient requirements, which are pretty static, and then there s bioindividuality....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): best nutrition/diet for 3 month old bluenose pitt, nutrition diet, science diet
nutrition diet, science diet, slow switch: All the common brands produce good results. You are nearly always better off keeping a puppy on what the breeder was feeding. I have heard of case after case of somebody even when careful to make a slow switch had nothing but trouble when they switched to...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Calcium Oxalate Stones, calcium oxalate stones, mini schaunzer
calcium oxalate stones, mini schaunzer, potassium citrate: Robin, in all fairness after reading this over? I feel you need a professional consultation to help optimize your dog s diet. Please contact me at www.thepossiblecanine.com for more information. this is too serious a condition to hand out a generic recipe...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Canine autoimmune vasculitis and diet, purina beneful, beet pulp
purina beneful, beet pulp, lamb meal: Hi Sally, My apologies for taking so long to reply. I have been overwhelmingly busy of late with both clients, writing deadlines and preparation for my upcoming seminar. It s amazing how time just gets away from us. In answer to your question; I have had...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Canine UTI, struvite crystals, kidney failure
struvite crystals, kidney failure, sharpeis: First of all, let me say how sorry I am to hear about your dog s untimely death. Five is far too young and it must have been so difficult. I lost one of mine at 8 and it was devastating. I wish you all the best with your two babies, we learn from every dog...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Chihuahua with a liver shunt, liver shunt, fruits vegetables
liver shunt, fruits vegetables, protein diet: hi Colleen, With liver shunt you really need to stay on a careful diet. I would be happy to hep you develop recipes suited to his special needs, if you want to contact me we can discuss this in much more detail. I m uncomfortable making dietary suggestions...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Concern over not eating, science diet, shepherd mix
science diet, shepherd mix, different foods: If you feel good about the Science, likely the vet s advice will work. The worst thing you can do is to bribe a dog with rich foods into eating more than it needs. Instead, Put down the dish with what the dog should eat, and give it 15 minutes to eat. Then...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): chicken and rice, parasite problem, zinc iron
parasite problem, zinc iron, iron copper: Susan, Chicken and rice is a wholly deficient diet for a dog. It lacks calcium, iodine, Vitamins A and D and a whole range of minerals- potassium, zinc, iron, copper, manganese. If you plan to keep her on this, you absolutely must learn how to supplement...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): chicken and rice, parasite problem, soft diet
parasite problem, soft diet, taking pills: Chicken and rice is commonly used as a temporary diet to settle dogs stomachs. It is not the complete and balanced diet dog need. Dog nutrition is complex, but well understood. I would never try to formulate a diet for my dog myself. Most dogs will do...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Diabetic Dog, miniature dachshund, vetsulin
miniature dachshund, vetsulin, nuvet: Innova Evo Reviews; dog food for diabletic dog ; diabetic dog ; Hello Pam , See if you can find the Innova Evo low fat canned food. I believe they sell low fat. It should be fine for her. Also, a good supplement/ vitamin like NuVET is a plus.... Many...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog Boils?, soup vegetables, food tray
soup vegetables, food tray, veterinary care: You need to take your dog t a veterinarian RIGHT AWAY. This is not a nutritional question. Your dog needs veterinary care. PLEASE take her right away. I wish you all the best, but do not let her suffer. Go right away. If this is not possible, email me at...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog with diarhea, liver enzymes, dry dog food
liver enzymes, dry dog food, natural dog food: Hi Sheila, I apologize for the late reply here, I ve been swamped with work lately and unfortunately I have to attend to that before i can get here. have you talked to your vet about this possibility? I d have liver tests run asap to ascertain if they...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog disease, soup vegetables, dog disease
soup vegetables, dog disease, food tray: Yes, you are giving her plenty of exercise..that is good. Yes, it could be that she has picked up a bacterial infection but that is no reason to not let her out to play--monitored is best to make sure she isn t eating something she should not. Commercial...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog Food question, border collie mix, hip dysplasia
border collie mix, hip dysplasia, border collie: Hi Eileen, Very smart of you to look at the Iams poor ingredients!!! Yes, Blue buff is a great food - Sure - that would be fine for your dogs and cats, too. This is an excellent choice. As for the hip dysplasia, you need to add a supplement to the pet food:...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog food, brand pinnacle, pit bull mix
brand pinnacle, pit bull mix, novel protein: The Breeder s Choice food (Pinnacle) has been featured for many years on the Whole Dog Journal s Top Dry Foods list; it s moderate protein at 23% and developed to be a low antigen diet for sensitive dogs. It does not require additional vitamins; in fact, I...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): diabetic dog food recipes; home-cooking for diabetic yorkie dog;, cup cottage cheese, freeze leftovers
cup cottage cheese, freeze leftovers, pearl barley: Diabetic dog food recipes; diabetic dog home-cooking options; Let me know if you step-MOM likes the recipes? I love follow-ups with my dog and cat friends... My private e-mail ; mtnmom@gci.net ( ask the Pet Nurse ) Here is a recipe for a diabetic dog:...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): diet for dog with diabetes;, springtime inc, canned salmon
springtime inc, canned salmon, good appetite: Meg is beautiful and very lucky to have you. I don t have any suggestions for you as all looks wonderful and balanced. You have made some great choices in foods and treats. As far as loosing her sight, yes many dogs adjust well to this loss. Glad to see...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): dog bladder stones, dog bladder stones, veterinary history
dog bladder stones, veterinary history, reoccurance: Hi Carol, That would depend on the type of stone, I formulate the diets according to the full veterinary history, type or types of stones, weight age and activity level of the dog, and a host of other factors. You shouldn t attempt a home made diet with health...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): dog fod, commercial dog food, puppy chow
commercial dog food, puppy chow, pug puppy: Your puppy should be eating a commercial puppy chow. I don t understand why there is so much negative things said about the commercial dog food. The arguments against them are completely illogical, irrational, and totally lack any scientific backing. Go...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): dog food allergies ; home-cooking for dogs and cat ; dog food recipes ;, dog food allergies, muffin tins
dog food allergies, muffin tins, meat cakes: **dog foods and recipes; Did you try the pooch recipe yet? I would be glad to help you formulate a recipe.. Colette - YES - I am glad you contacted me! The Hill s products are an awful smell and very expensive. LET s home cook for your boxer boy. ...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): dog food list and why can she only eat nutro?, potassium chloride salt, potassium iodide
potassium chloride salt, potassium iodide, tocopherol acetate: Hi - What do you mean by ill? Many times a loose stool will come along with a food change. It is best to change foods slowly and mix the old food and new food for 2-3 weeks. I only refer to quality foods that have very little to No corn. My favorites are:...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Feeding Guideline for English Mastiff puppy, mastiff puppy, english mastiff
mastiff puppy, english mastiff, calcium level: Calcium is tricky. Growing puppies must have it, but too much or in the wrong ratio to phosphorous interferes with the body utilizing what it needs. Adults can excrete the excess, but not younger puppies. I would look around for another food. I know Iams,...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Food for a 5 week old rottweiler female., puppy chow, feeding a puppy
puppy chow, feeding a puppy, breed puppies: I have seen thousands of dogs doing very well on Pro Plan chicken and rice puppy chow or growth formula from being weaned at 4 weeks to 4 months. They then switch to the adult formula. It likely is no better or worse then Pedigree or other brands. Keeping...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Canine autoimmune vasculitis and diet, cocker spaniel, dew claws
Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Canine autoimmune vasculitis and diet, cocker spaniel, dew claws, hotmail

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Chihuahua with a liver shunt, liver shunt, low residue
Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Chihuahua with a liver shunt, liver shunt, low residue, lactulose

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): fish potato allergy diet, allergy diet, correct ratios
allergy diet, correct ratios, therapeutic diet: Hi Elspeth, My suggestion would be to have someone like myself, a trained professional, formulate the diet for you and help you monitor response, add in new foods and supplements, and not attempt to do a therapeutic diet by yourself. While it s true that...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): dog food reviews for Labs; NuVET for labs ;, innova evo, free dog food
innova evo, free dog food, immune system booster: Dog food reviews; dog food for Labs ; supplements for Labs; Walmart dog food brands ; OLE Roy dog food ???? Hi John, I would love to have you change your food brand to something with less Corn. The Walmart ( Ole Roy ) has a bunch of corn fillers and other...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Giardia Meds and Nutrition!, shih tzu rescue, stool consistency
shih tzu rescue, stool consistency, colored stools: Hi Vicki, First of all, although I have worked for a vet in past and have seen many cases of Giardia both in that capacity and in my work as a nutrition consultant, I really feel uncomfortable advising on veterinary issues. If these were my own dogs? I...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Good transitional food after diarrhea, belgian tervuren, novel source
belgian tervuren, novel source, canned pumpkin: Hi Pia, Was a cause for the diarrhea ever ascertained? Are you looking fr a longterm, balanced diet for her or a commercial food to use? Let me know and I can help more. I support the short term use of a home made bland diet such as you re using, but it...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): geriatric canine diet, natural raw diet, brewers yeast
natural raw diet, brewers yeast, commercial dog food: Hi Cynthia, Sorry for the late reply. For a commercial food I would go with Wellness, Innova or Solid Gold. You want to stay away from a lot of fillers and sugar containing foods. You can also look into a raw diet for her as well. I ve included...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): High Carbohydrate diet vs High Protein Diet & Vetsulin dosage, high carbohydrate diet, high protein diet
high carbohydrate diet, high protein diet, grand mal seizures: I spent over an hour writing to you and the letter got eaten by cyber space. I am sick over this as it had some wonderful info for you. PLEASE CALL ME AT:914-589-1094 and I will discuss this issue with you now since I don t have the time to type all of my...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): HOMEMADE DIET TO PREVENT CALCIUM OXALATE BLADDER STONES, calcium oxalate stones, calcium carbonate tablets
calcium oxalate stones, calcium carbonate tablets, low protein diet: Ok, the key is low Phos and low protein: The following 3 will work along with the NuVET supplement to balance: Only 1/2 of a NuVET wafer per day for your boy. LOW PROTEIN DIETS and low Phos: Low protein diets play a role in the treatment of kidney...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): home cooking food, peas carrots, sea kelp
peas carrots, sea kelp, wiemaraner: Hello Lynn, Yes, it certainly sounds like your dog s diet needs tweaking!! Do you use probiotics? Digestive enzymes? Are you feeding commercially? If you are then this could be the problem. If you are homecooking then I suspect that you are quite right..she...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): low fat dog food for my bishons, blue green algae, gastrointestinal hormones
blue green algae, gastrointestinal hormones, bishons: Hi Chuck, I am annoyed. I had written you quite an informative letter and somehow it gotten eaten by cyberspace. Wonder if the lost email was low fat!!! just joking Here is the email address of Donia. She is adamant and rigid about natural, holistic...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Mastiff puppy with rash, mastiff puppy, purina healthy morsels
mastiff puppy, purina healthy morsels, english mastiff: Hi Kimberly- Wow, Yes - I can help you and your pup: 1. let s slowly work her OFF the Purina and go to Innova Puppy: Wellness puppy or the Merrick brand of puppy food.... Do a 50:50 mix for 3 weeks - After the 3 weeks go 100% to the NEW food. Purina...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): min.schnauzer /8 yr old/ 3 mon King Charles spaniel, ttouch practitioner, phenobarb
ttouch practitioner, phenobarb, science diet: Hi Corinne, Ok, some of this is probably a behavioural question - I ll throw in my two cents here (I am also a TTouch practitioner in training and have some behavioural background, but it s not my expertise here at AllEx). What kind of puppy did you...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): miniature dachshund Sam itchies; allergy dogs dachshund;, tea tree shampoo, pet food companies
tea tree shampoo, pet food companies, tea tree oil: Dachshund with allergies ; itchy dachshund ; Tea tree shampoo ; Please let me know if you try the suggestions? I love to keep updated - so - Yes, send me a follow up... thanks Marie Peppers of Ask the Pet Nurse. Hello Mary, Yes, I can help you and...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Need Change of Dog Food, quality dog food, simplistic answer
quality dog food, simplistic answer, stomach problems: Hi Shelley, I am going to give you a simplistic answer FOR NOW because I have already forwarded your letter to me, to my wonderful mentor who is a true expert in diet and supplements for dogs. She is flat out amazing and as I soon I get her response I will...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): NuVet Supplements, revival animal health, canine supplements
revival animal health, canine supplements, diet suggestions: Hi Amy - Yes, the NuVET will help to reduce any UTI infections and reduces inflammation. When did you order the NuVET - do you have it yet? NuVET is a GREAT choice! As for other supplements - I would love to see him take a Cranberry supplement daily....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Preventative diet, japanese chin dogs, bladder stones
japanese chin dogs, bladder stones, dog foods: Hi Arnold, What kind of stones does your dog have? I recommend a home made diet if you are able to have it formulated specifically for A) the type of stones your dog has and B) the other factors we need to consider, as a dog is more than his or her condition,...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Pro Plan Select ( Purina ), food brand, quality foods
food brand, quality foods, purina: Hi Violet, I m not a fan of the Purina line of foods. In fact I d put them in the category of low quality foods along with most of your better known/highly advertised brands. The quality of ingredients is questionable, often times containing a lot of...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Puggle puppy with loose stool; innova puppy food and home-cooking recipes;, home cooking recipes, skinless chicken breast
home cooking recipes, skinless chicken breast, chicken breast meat: puppy feeding ; canned pure pumpkin can help: puggle pup ; dog with loose stool ; bland recipes for your dog; Bland dog food recipes ; Bland diet for dogs; Pug feeding choices; Wow, too many poops! Yes, you are correct. HOW about home cooking for...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): puppy diarrhea, puppy diarrhea, rottweiler puppy
puppy diarrhea, rottweiler puppy, feeding a puppy: If a dog is having trouble keeping anything down or continuing diarrhea try this out of the manual I have from a large, knowledgeable dog guide school. Bland recovery diet for dogs. 3 parts cooked rice, one part boiled hamburger or chicken, or cottage...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): quality dog food ; dog food reviews; dog vitamins;, quality dog food, immune system booster
quality dog food, immune system booster, environmental allergies: Hi Tammi - So glad you contacted me.... Yes, the food she is eating is a good one. You may be dealing with Environmental Allergies and not food allergies. HOW about we treat for allergies with a few supplement/vitamins. For now, let s leave the food brand...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Rescue Norwegian Elkhound, sensitive dogs, norwegian elkhound
sensitive dogs, norwegian elkhound, high quality products: Hi Tasha, The NB Duck formula is usually sued for so-called sensitive dogs, who may be intolerant or perhaps even allergic to beef, chicken, lamb and so on. If there s no reason to believe she has these problems, why not try something more palatable for...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): reasonably priced low fat dog food, hills prescription diet, bishons
hills prescription diet, bishons, complete foods: Hello Chuck! I know about pancreatic issues and having to feed low fat. There are home-cooked diets out there that are very low fat and of course this is the main issue with pancreatitis. Stick with the Hill s for a while longer but be aware that, long term,...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Solid Gold, premium dog foods, pit bull mix
premium dog foods, pit bull mix, gold question: hi Rachel, A super busy week so my apologies for the late reply. Let me address your questions here in order. 1) I really am not sure why they would not use the correct term for the fish meal, other than it s not what they use 100% of the time, so...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Sparse coat NuVET will help: Acidophalus 1 billion CFUs ;, good bacterias, allegies
good bacterias, allegies, food allergies: Probiotics for pets ; Acidphalus dosage for pets ; NuVET dosages; Carole, that was so GREAT of you to adopt this Adult Golden girl!!! Yes, I can help - sounds like environmental allegies may be the problem. Also- OVER growth of Yeast in the ears and skin...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Switching to Raw Food Frozen Diet, raw food diets, raw pet food
raw food diets, raw pet food, hip dysplasia: I think it would be good, and it s never too late for better nutrition, I ve known people who ve changed to raw diet with a senior dog, sometimes due to a medical or GI condition. In my opinion it can be easier to digest than cooked kibble. It is also more...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Purina dog food ; Orejin dog food reviews;, lean beef chuck, whole wheat bread
lean beef chuck, whole wheat bread, belgian tervuren: Purina Dog Food Review; Pet Nurse Marie dog food reviews: Dog supplements - I can help: Review on Orejin Dog food: Dog food Reviews on Purina and Orejin dog food; Hi Pia, Well, you are doing an excellent job with your feeding and supplements! Good...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): tear stains, fish zole, garlic powder
fish zole, garlic powder, science diet: Hi - Well, yes the Blue is a very good food. How about just 1/3 cup per day of the dry dog kibble. Also, see if she will eat 1/4 cup of cooked canned green beans with a dash of butter and a pinch of garlic powder .... If you have more problems : this is...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Veteables?, eagle pack holistic dog food, dark leafy greens
eagle pack holistic dog food, dark leafy greens, cup broccoli: Hi again, Buddy is just gorgeous and looks a nice weight to me, from what I can see. There s no ME (calorie level) on that site, but I was able to track it down, now I know which one you re feeding; as opposed to the food I THOUGHT you were using at 392...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Shipoo with ear infection ; Nu VET Plus for ear infection;, lean beef chuck, whole wheat bread
lean beef chuck, whole wheat bread, vomiting bile: Shipoo with ear infections; canine allergies; Yeast bacteria canine; Hi Jacalyn, Glad you did take your little shipoo to the vet. Also, glad you ordered the NuVET Plus supplement. NuVET will help to prevent future ear infections and strengthens the Immune...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Weimaraner IBS, prescription diets, vet bills
prescription diets, vet bills, skin food: Hi Aaron, I can help you a great deal, as I do this for a living and have handled countless cases just like this one; unfortunately, it is not rare. Bottom line; in a complex case like yours, professional services are advisable. I would be happy to...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): weaning puppies, weaning puppies, growth spurts
weaning puppies, growth spurts, puppy foods: Hi Susan, I would stick with a high quality commercial food. I like the All Stages type foods because they offer more even growth rather than growth spurts like puppy foods do. Some high quality foods include Wellness, Innova, Solid Gold and California...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): 2 year old lab with diabetes;, commercial dog food, loose stools
commercial dog food, loose stools, money back guarantee: Hi Linda, Yes, Most vets will tell you to use the Hill s RX dog foods. How about getting the SoJo s grain free mix? SoJo, the green bag, has a nice grain free food that is great for dogs with Diabetes. JUST use mostly white low fat and low protein meats...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Allergies and Calcium Oxalate Stones;, calcium oxalate stones, dry dog food
calcium oxalate stones, dry dog food, allergy formula: Hi Melissa, My answer to this is limited because of the calcium oxalate stone issue. How about home-cooking for the two dogs? I have a recipe that will cover them both. Are you willing to home cook ???? It will sure save you the money on the Expensive...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Calcium Oxalate Crystals home cooking recipes;, calcium oxalate stones, calcium oxalate crystals
calcium oxalate stones, calcium oxalate crystals, home cooking recipes: Silky terrier with oxalates ; Try the following : Calcium Oxalate stones in canine - Recipe for home-cooking: Now you are your Pet s Chef: *** the key is low Phos and low protein: The following 3 will work along with the NuVET supplement to balance:...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Changing to a new food, english cocker spaniel, commercial dog food
english cocker spaniel, commercial dog food, cocker spaniel: Hi, Everything you have written to me is/are the reason(s)I stopped using all commercial dog food two years ago!! I don t care how high end the product is touted to be, they all are loaded with synthetics, chemicals (that are disguised as healthy vitamins...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): canine hair loss and itching ; supplements and foods for itchy dog;, salmon oil, environmental allergies
salmon oil, environmental allergies, nuvet: Hi Chris and Hobo! Here is my answer to your boy s itching and hair loss: Give it a try : you should see results in 2-3 weeks. 1. Change this boy s food to a grain free food: slowly go off the Current Food and choose one of the following grain free...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Hill's RX dog reviews; Phos should be below .60 ;, recurring urinary tract infections, urinary tract infections
recurring urinary tract infections, urinary tract infections, special diet: Dog food as an alternative to Hill s RX diets; SEE this List - LOADS of help for you... Remember - low protein, too Phos should be .60 % or lower.... Protein, under 24 if possible http://www.dogaware.com/kidney.html#non-prescription Well, glad...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dogs with liver disease,; NuJoint -arthritis;, german shepherd mix, thyroid medicine
german shepherd mix, thyroid medicine, natural diets: Canine dog food recipes for liver disease; Nu Joint Plus for arthritis; Wow Cathy, you have some older dogs with problems. Yes, I would love to help you. As for the Shepherd Mix - how about adding some NuJoint supplements to his program. NuJOINT...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): diabetic dog diet, itchy skin conditions, insulin regulation
itchy skin conditions, insulin regulation, crude protein: Hello Carol, Ideally, a diabetic dog should be eating a diet high in fiber and low in carbohydrates, the percentage of the fat content a dog consumes should be kept to fewer than 25% of the total calories your dog eats. The fat should not be below...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): dog diets, kibbles and bits, seizures in dogs
kibbles and bits, seizures in dogs, seizure episode: Hello Ron, Please feel free to email me at DazzlinDaawg@aol.com--this would be more direct, of course. In the meantime, the gal whom I credit with helping save my Yorkie s digestive life is the one I will refer you to. She does NOT CHARGE because she ADORES...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): dog food, overactive thyroid, thyroid problems
overactive thyroid, thyroid problems, valley fever: Hello Harriet, I love the Nuvet supplements to help boost the immune system. You can go to my website to read about them. I have seen these supplements help in improving dogs with thyroid problems, maybe they will help your LuLu. If you decide to try...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): dog food for yorkie (one year, 15lbs), chicken soup for the dog lover, supermakets
chicken soup for the dog lover, supermakets, kibble: Hi Beth, How about Chicken Soup for the Dog Lover s Soul - it is a brand you can find at some pet stores and FEED and SEED stores - I have seen it in some Supermakets, too. Add a 1/4 teaspoon of peanut butter on top of the dog food --- IF that is the only...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Evo Grain free, health food store, maltese puppy
health food store, maltese puppy, digestive problem: Hello, I just lost a long letter I wrote to you and now, because of time, this will have to be truncated somewhat. I am sorry you are feeding your dog commercially at all. There isn t a product on the shelves that I would trust with any of my three dogs and...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Excessive shedding, dandruff, dry skin
dandruff, dry skin, furnaces: Hello Christian, This is a problem that a lot of owners see in the winter months when we are using our furnaces. The dry air will dry out the skin and coats and cause shedding and of course dry skin. Adding a supplement to your dogs diet is one way of...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): enough protein for puppy, salmon oil, loose stools
salmon oil, loose stools, sensitive stomach: Hi Kristi, Sure, that food is fine for this pup. I would add a few things to the mix: Each day give her 2-3 teaspoons of 2-4 % small curd cottage cheese OR 2-3 teaspoons of Activia yogurt - mixed into the dog food. I would do this for at least 2 months....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): eukaneba vs EVo for mini golden doodle, mini golden doodle, dog foods
mini golden doodle, dog foods, bigtime: Hello there, I don t know if this response will truly help or confuse you BUT I gave up on ALL commercial dog foods years ago. I don t what kinds of research you have truly done into what goes into ALL of the foods, no matter how high end, but I have or...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Finding good food for my shih tzu, thyroid test, thyroid disease
thyroid test, thyroid disease, veterinary exam: Hi Sherry, It s very difficult to recommend a food for a condition without knowing what is behind it. Many things can cause poor coat, and I like to rule out things like thyroid disease before attempting to address nutritional issues. So, two questions...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): dog diets, grand mal seizure, kibbles and bits
Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): dog diets, grand mal seizure, kibbles and bits, protein food

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Finding good food for my shih tzu, homemade diet, sherry
Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Finding good food for my shih tzu, homemade diet, sherry

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): how much to feed my golden retriever, dry dog food, golden retriever
dry dog food, golden retriever, abundance: Hello Donna, For a 88 pound dog the feeding chart on the dog food bag should tell you. Every brand (maker) says something different. If you use the kind I sell (Life s Abundance) then you would feed 3 cups of food per day. Susan Potts www.spottsgrooming.co...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): fussy eater, english bull terrier, wet food
english bull terrier, wet food, synthetic ingredients: Have you considered home cooking for your best friend? And if you do consider this, you must supplement to make sure she gets all the nutrients and vitamins she needs. Eukanuba is not a great dog food, by the way. In fact, most commercial dog foods are not...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): GSD liver failure recipes; dog food recipes for liver enzymes;, grand mal seizures, dog food recipes
grand mal seizures, dog food recipes, liver enzymes: Hi Gillian, Rescues! Good for you --- We need more folks to take in resuces. Thanks for your service to the community and the dogs, too! As far as bland diet, I do have a recipe for dogs with liver failure or poor enzymes. As for dog biscuits, they can...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): german shepherd calcium oxalate stones; recipes for oxalates;, calcium oxalate stones, home cooking recipes
calcium oxalate stones, home cooking recipes, calcium carbonate tablets: Hill s RX dog food - Alternatives - Home-cooking recipes for canine bladder stone: Calcium oxalate stones; LET me know how you do with the home cooking? OK - here is what I have for the oxalate stones- HOMEMADE DIET TO PREVENT CALCIUM OXALATE BLADDER...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Homemade Dog Food, skinless chicken breasts, calcium carbonate tablets
skinless chicken breasts, calcium carbonate tablets, dog food recipes: Hi Sandra, Pancreatitis dog food recipes - alternatives to the Hill s RX dog food; Yes - Here is the recipe for your little 18 pounder, Bobo. BASICS: You can make a low-fat chicken dog food by mixing: *three boiled and chopped, skinless chicken...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Low protein diet. for kidney failure in lab;, cup chicken broth, calcium carbonate tablets
cup chicken broth, calcium carbonate tablets, dominance aggression: Hi again : Here is a recipe for dogs with kidney failure - very safe and much less expensive than the Hill s product. SEE here and good luck: Low phos and low proteins for your dog: LOW PROTEIN DIETS for Kidney failure in Canines: ( Thanks to Lowchen...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Low purine food, low purine food, corn gluten meal
low purine food, corn gluten meal, old english bulldog: Hello Ada, No, your dog is not doomed. There are some really good dog foods on the market however I am not familiar with foods in your country. Can you get Flint River in Germany? If so yes that is what I would try. I sell it at my website. Fruits like...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): making my pet food for bladder stones, dog food recipes, health food store
dog food recipes, health food store, maggie stone: Struvites in canine ; dog food recipes for struvites: Hi - Yes - here is a recipe for your Maggie.... Good luck ladies! *** for dogs with struvite stones....( by the Way): If the UTI is under control the struvite crystals may be under control, too. ...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Performatrin Ultra Food: Puppy Food, purina puppy chow, corn gluten meal
purina puppy chow, corn gluten meal, propylene glycol: Ok - keep up the good word, and if you want a lot of solid info, join the yahoogroup or join ThePossibleCanine on facebook. But the yahoogroup has a lot more info, as it s much older. http://pets.groups.yahoo.com/group/ThePossibleCanine-Nutrition/ Here...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Puppy Food, cocker spaniel puppies, american cocker spaniel puppies
cocker spaniel puppies, american cocker spaniel puppies, poor immune system: Hi Brandi, Sometimes it can take 3 months to get rid of all the Guardia. So, you may want to take in a stool sample for the puppy in question. Next, How about some home-cooking mixed into some Wellness Puppy food? I like to do a chicken and rice mix and...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): pH strip tests, dry matter basis, holistic dog foods
dry matter basis, holistic dog foods, litmus strips: Hello Catherine, In a dog who has had struvites, if the antibiotics have cleared up the infection and the crystals have not returned, I use pretty normal numbers, actually; in a home made diet I might restrict phosphorus, but magnesium I keep at a requirement...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Re: diabetes & oxalate stones what to feed?, oxalate stones, high fiber food
oxalate stones, high fiber food, potassium citrate: Hi Katie - with the SoJo s green bag ( grain free) - you use a small amount of the mix and a larger amount of meats. The sweet potato and celery is in very small amounts.... You should give it a try and see. I can send you to one of my friends that...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Smelly Dog, grocery store brands, anal glands
grocery store brands, anal glands, sensitive dogs: Hi Sandy, If you are using grocery store brands such as Purina and IAMs, it is a great idea now to switch to a premium, higher quality food. Many of the premium companies offer foods geared to sensitive dogs; here are a few you might look into: http://www.naturalbalanceinc.com/dogformulas/VenDog.html...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Triple Pet Plaque Off, raw bones, good oral hygiene
raw bones, good oral hygiene, least three times: Hi Don, My own preference is to help dogs to good oral hygiene by feeding a home prepared diet and using raw bones regularly for chewing - plus, daily brushing (or at least three times a week). I prefer not to use any additives at all such as the one you...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Yogurt, benefits of yogurt, balanced diet
benefits of yogurt, balanced diet, careful balance: Many of the people caught up in the hype for human food extend it to their dogs. Unlike people, most dogs are eating a dog food carefully formulated to provide a complete and balanced diet. A little yogurt or some vegies might improve my diet adding nutrients...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Mastiff Cane Corso vitamins and food; Nutro review;, italian mastiff cane corso, innova puppy
italian mastiff cane corso, innova puppy, nuvet: Mastiff puppy feeding ; feeding your new puppy; Nutro dog food review; NuVET supplement for Corso dog ; Hi Amber - The Nutro is an ok food. There are many others that I do like better. You may want to mix some Innova PUPPY ( large breed pup food)...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Cancer in dogs, pet food industry, dry dog foods
pet food industry, dry dog foods, raw dog food: Trisha, I m very sorry to hear of your loss. While I can t say that feeding a quality food will prevent cancer, I like to think it eliminates diet as the cause. There are so many factors such as heredity, over vaccination, pesticides, and environment that...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog Food, purina puppy chow, lysine monohydrochloride
purina puppy chow, lysine monohydrochloride, corn gluten meal: Sarah, I m not sure why your vet said Purina was better than Diamond, you would need to ask for specifics from him/her. From an ingredients perspective, the Diamond Naturals Large Breed Puppy is a significantly higher quality dog food. Here are some specifics...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog food for a 14 yr old diabetic dog, humulin n insulin, humulin n
humulin n insulin, humulin n, life abundance: You are quite correct about that SD dog food..it is quite terrible and non-nitritions. However, your dog is 14 now and I, too, would be afraid to switch but you can if you do it SLOWLY, VERY SLOWLY. I am not a nutritionist nor a vet but I would like you to...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): my dog doesn't eat dog food, kittens, soft food
kittens, soft food, balanced diet: Once a dog has been spoiled by being fed people food, it can be tough undoing it. However, it is difficult and expensive to give a dog the complete and balanced diet it needs that way. You are right, cat food isn t the answer either. Have you discussed...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): dog medicine knowledge, female labrador, human feces
female labrador, human feces, commercial dog food: The best solution to dogs that eat their own feces is cleaning them up before they have a chance. Can you keep them away from her? Feeding the dog pineapple juice or canned pumpkin stops it is some cases. I guess you could try eating some yourself. There...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Inconsistent Interest in Eating, parsons russell terrier, commercial dog food
parsons russell terrier, commercial dog food, vet check: It is very easy to over feed small dogs. They have a reputation for being picky. I think it is mostly over feeding. Cutting out the human food was a good first step. If the dog never did eat very well, and has seen the vet since the problem existed,...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Ingredients good for skin, tibetan spaniel, coat supplement
tibetan spaniel, coat supplement, nothing artificial: Hello Herin, Yes I can, it s called Life s Abundance seen here at http:/www.pipschoice.com Great food, nothing artificial which can be the culprit of sensitive skin. Also, there is the Skin & Coat supplement that will heal the skin and make the coat healthy....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Itchy Dog Diet, nuvet ; salmon oil, sojo's dog food ;
nuvet ; salmon oil, sojo's dog food ;: Hi Darlene, Well, you need a little more balance and a proper supplement --- See here: This should be a big help. Keep me posted! Try looking for the SoJo dog food Mix -- It s like Hamburger Helper for pets. Look for the Green Bag - that is the...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Lab and Pug Foods
Cherilyn, Earthborn Primitive Natural Grain Free is a good food. Give it another 4 weeks (I recommend 6 weeks total to look for improvements before switching again). If you don t see an improvement, try California Natural Grain Free Venison. http://www.californianaturalpet.com/products/default.asp?id=1715...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Maltese enlarged heart, enlarged heart, kidneys
enlarged heart, kidneys, cpg: Hi Emm, I love the Life s Abundance food found here www.pipschoice.com The treats are healthy and a supplement (www.nuvet.com/42299) is a must. See aliments at website. Give them a try, you will see a difference. Best of health to your Maltese. ...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): older beagle diet, cod liver oil, slicker brushes
cod liver oil, slicker brushes, canidae: I am not sure diet will make that much difference. Canidae is well thought of, although I have my doubts how much good cause is behind most dog food opinions. I have seen thousands of dogs thriving on Pro Plan and other foods dismissed as junk. Have you...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Recipes to prevent Calcium Oxalate Stones;, calcium oxalate stones, calcium oxalate diet
calcium oxalate stones, calcium oxalate diet, calcium carbonate tablets: dog food recipes for low protein diets: Schnauzer calcium oxalate stones; dog food recipes oxalates: Hello, Yes, I can help with a Calcium oxalate diet for your little mini-Schnauzer.... The key is Wet food and adding some x-tra water. LOW PROTEIN...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): raw food/joints/knee, raw diets, raw bones
raw diets, raw bones, knee health: I would stick to a commercial diet, but enough less of it to achieve good body condition. See http://www.longliveyourdog.com/twoplus/RateYourDog.aspx Weight loss is one thing that will help. Your vet may have some other help. Dogs are less susceptible...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Sojos grain free dog food for kidney problems in dogs, high liver enzymes, kidney problems in dogs
high liver enzymes, kidney problems in dogs, free dog food: Debbie, SoJo s is a great product. You can use this with some Ground cooked lamb as a meat choice. I would do this brand of food about 1 week per month. ( alternate with your other options, too) You dog has many problems and it may be good to mix up your...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): siberian wont eat after it had period, vet check, dogs food
vet check, dogs food, human food: If the dog never did eat very well, and has seen the vet since the problem existed, you may be over feeding it. A vet check still won t hurt. Many dogs will wolf down more than is good for them and look for more. Others refuse to eat more than than they need....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Min pin feeding; dog food reviews; dog food help ; feeding your dog;, chicken soup for the dog lover, canned dog food
chicken soup for the dog lover, canned dog food, money back guarantee: feeding your min pin dog; dog food reviews; NuVet vitamins for your dog ; Hi Marlene - Your Min Pin should eat at least 1 good meal per day and some snacks. Yes, it does sound like he is having some weight loss. You may want to see the vet for some...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Yellow Lab home cooking
Hello Patty, Sorry to hear about your lab and his disorder. First I would ask what kind of food has he been eating? There are some foods brands on the market that are good and safe for your dog to be on. Home cooked diets are great but there is much...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): bichon frise eating habits, quality dog food, food check
quality dog food, food check, food project: If your dog appears healthy and the vet agrees, he may not need more food. However, Purina does not make quality dog food. Check out The Dog Food Project website for a list of ingredients to avoid and you will find at least a couple on that Chef Michaels...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Cheap but HEALTHY do food., cheap dog food, raising puppies
cheap dog food, raising puppies, science diet: I don t have any personal experience with Pedigree, but suspect it is just as good as similar foods bad mouthed by the reps selling Blue Buffalo and those posting to the net from the Starbucks wifi hot spots. Before the current form of the net existed,...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): DRY OR CANNED FOOD FOR STIFFER STOOLS AND EASY ON A DELICATE TUMMY, fecal checks, dog parasites
fecal checks, dog parasites, recovery diet: I am not sure dry or canned makes much difference. Canned contains more water, but dogs eating dry just make up for it by drinking more. Select a food with meat or meat meal as its first ingredient. Avoid ones with with any soy on the ingredient list. ...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Eating habits, jack russell, eating habits
jack russell, eating habits, ribs: A good place to start is the chart on the package. My Pro Plan kibble bag suggests 1 1/4-1 1/2 cups a day. I would divide it into 2 meals a day. Your dog definitely should be narrower at the waist than the hips and chest. You should be able to easily feel...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Feeding my English Setter, english setter, dog food
english setter, dog food, 4 months: Around 3 cups a day should be fine. Her growth should be leveling off now and her needs may decline. You should be feeding an all life stages food now. Switching to an adult chow for the larger breeds at 4 months, slows growth and helps develop sturdier...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Fibre in Dogs Diet, oat bran, wheat bran
oat bran, wheat bran, rice bran: Hi Lynda, I was going to say add pumpkin, but I see that you do that already. Many dogs like carrot sticks, peas or green beans which are high in fiber. Add brown rice which has three times the fiber of white rice. Add a sprinkle of bran to the dog food....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Fussy eater, calcium requirements, calcium tablets
calcium requirements, calcium tablets, canine nutrition: Very few Labs should weigh 90 pounds. Your dog definitely should be narrower at the waist than the hips and chest. You should be able to easily feel the ribs, but not see them. Each dog is different. Standard recommendations are a good place to start, but...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): bichon frise eating habits, picky eaters, ribs
Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): bichon frise eating habits, picky eaters, ribs, hips

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): MIX ENGLISH COCKER SPANIEL, mites, dog food
Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): MIX ENGLISH COCKER SPANIEL, mites, dog food, vet

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): feeding puppy, boston terrier puppies, feeding a puppy
boston terrier puppies, feeding a puppy, puppy chow: Half a cup each of 3 times a day or what the package suggests would be a good place to start. Larger breeds, I would say cut back to 2, but the little ones need more meals for at least a few more months. You should be feeding a puppy chow now. Despite...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Healthy but Cheap dog food., cheap dog food, kirkland dog food
cheap dog food, kirkland dog food, food brands: Hi Jason, I hear your concern, however if you look at the ingredients and the way most foods are made, the less expensive foods are not fit to feed a pet. Now you are asking about 50 pounds for around $50.00? that s about a buck per pound and there are...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Lick Granulomas ; Dog Food Reviews; food allergy in dogs;, lick granuloma; excessive licking and scratching in canine; canine rashes; nuvet for your canines
lick granuloma; excessive licking and scratching in canine; canine rashes; nuvet for your canines: Dog food for allergy pets; Lick granuloma in canine; LET me know how you do? I would love a follow-up in about 30 days. thanks. Hi Leigh, I looked into the Lassie Brand and it is free of corn. Just wanted to make sure. There are better foods on...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): lchoc labrador diet, puppy food, high protein
puppy food, high protein, balanced diet: I would pick one of the common brands of adult kibble. Just give her plenty of it. Peggy came to us at 7 months and 55 pounds withher ribs showing. She was a large, high energy, field Lab. She showed no sign of weight gain until we were piling in 7 cups...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): low residue dog food, solid gold food, diet supplements
solid gold food, diet supplements, science diet: Yes Patricia, The food I use and recommend to all is found at http://www.pipschoice.com Be sure to check out the testimonials from many dog owners and see how their dogs adjusted to this great food and try a free sample. I also highly suggest you put your...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Making homemade dog food, homemade dog food, dry dog food
homemade dog food, dry dog food, macadamia nuts: Hi Melissa, I would not give her human meds for one thing. I recommend a supplement called NuVet Plus http://www.nuvet.com/42299 and give her one wafer in the morning and 1/2 at night. The food thing is tricky for sure. One thing that you will need to...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): MIX ENGLISH COCKER SPANIEL, english cocker spaniel, cocker spaniel
english cocker spaniel, cocker spaniel, nuvet: Can be an allergy, bugs, or a reaction to something in the food or environment. I would suggest you try NuVet Plus supplements. http://www.nuvet.com/42299 is the website the toll-free is 1-800-474-7044 and let them know you heard it from Spotts Grooming....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Miniature Schnauzer - Diet for Fatty Lipomas, commercial dog food, life abundance
commercial dog food, life abundance, diet change: Hello Michelle, I am NOT a proponent of any commercial dog food but sometimes we ALL fall into this scenario. I cook for my dogs and take as organic a route as I can..I m not a purist and do use a little kibble (that I actually sell on line from a good company)...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Trying to pick a new canned food for Jake, vet care, canine nutrition
vet care, canine nutrition, journal of nutrition: The truth is, I have very little data to base an opinion on. Unfortunately most of the people on the internet feel their reasoning is more valid than any study would be. Hardly any of the real information about canine nutrition is available for free on the...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): I have a 25 days old bull terrier puppy, nuvet vitamins, egg yolks
nuvet vitamins, egg yolks, puppy formula: Hello Hina, Well, is there any puppy food in your country that you can purchase? Even human baby food is great for a little puppy that is this young. I would make up some puppy formula and have him drink that up in a small saucer or bowl. Here is a recipe...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): alternative to Hill's W/D canned dog food ; canine cardiomyeopathy, calcium carbonate tablets, high fiber food
calcium carbonate tablets, high fiber food, proper veterinary care: Hi again, Yes, would love to help - Please be aware: **Answers are not a substitute for proper veterinary care. When in doubt please consult your veterinarian. Now, I can help : PASS the recipes by your VET ( as per my statement above:) CHICKEN...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Coat and Food Questions, surolan, labrador retriever
surolan, labrador retriever, adult formula: If she walks through much salt, the Muttluks might help. I grit my teeth about all the salt my dogs walk through, but they seem to do fine, but dogs are different. Some Labs have ear infections. Usually they clear up OK, but often keep coming back....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Cocker Spaniel - Stomach and Leg Trouble, cocker spaniel health questions and answers; free cocker spaniel help ; vet nurse marie and NuVet
cocker spaniel health questions and answers; free cocker spaniel help ; vet nurse marie and NuVet: cocker spaniel vet; cocker spaniel blood work; cocker spaniel pancreatitis; cocker spaniel health; Poor little Echo! I would have the vet run some blood work on her. Just to see if there is infection. The Stomach x-ray won t show too much so blood...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): dog food for liver disease; hepatic dog food recipes; nuvet for dogs;, hepatic dogs; dog food recipes ; dog food for hepatic disease dogs; liver shunt;
hepatic dogs; dog food recipes ; dog food for hepatic disease dogs; liver shunt;: dog food alternatives to Hill s RX food; liver shunt; canine dog food recipes for liver failure; canine abdominal swelling ; Hi Dawn, I am so sorry about the poor hepatic diagnosis. Yes, we can do some home cooking for this gal. Make sure you show...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog Food, canine puppy, lhasa apso
canine puppy, lhasa apso, canine nutrition: Mixing the different brands may not be much of a problem, but if she ever develops food allergies, the more different types of protein she was exposed to while young, the harder it may be to work around it. Canine nutrition is well known. All the modern...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): food allergies, hills prescription diet, free dog food
hills prescription diet, free dog food, organic lamb: If he is still having problems on the Z/D, he may have more problems than food allergies. The quickest and easiest way to identify the allergens is to have the vet run blood tests. It isn t cheap. You could look a what he was eating before and earlier....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Hill's ID ~ Hepatic, canine hepatic diet; dog food recipes ; dog food; dogs;
canine hepatic diet; dog food recipes ; dog food; dogs; : Hi Shirley, So sorry for the loss of your Sister. Now, as far as NuVET and Chicken Liver -- there is a very small amount for taste and flavor - Also, if she won t eat it, they will give you a full refund... ( Yes, even a Taste Guarantee) --- They would...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Life's Abundance Dog food for Mastiff;, tea tree oil, english mastiff
tea tree oil, english mastiff, hind legs: Hi Alex, Please call the VET for an appointment. I can give you some help but it would be BEST to have a VET take a look at the areas. You may want to start this kid onto Life s Abundance dog food: Excellent and quality: See here: http://www.lifesabundance.com/bulldogs...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Low Protein Diet for my dog, high protein foods, low protein diet
high protein foods, low protein diet, liver enzymes: With a little discipline on the part of the owner, most dogs can be trained to eat kibble. It is far easier to assure a dog of a proper diet by feeding a commercial food than homemade. None of the recipes you will find have been tested. They are backed...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): lab puppy feeding, puppy chow, feeding a puppy
puppy chow, feeding a puppy, lab puppy: She may actually need more. You should be feeding a puppy chow now. Switching to an adult chow for the larger breeds at 4 months, slows growth and helps develop sturdier joints. Your dog definitely should be narrower at the waist than the hips and chest....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Respiratory illness feline ; cat antibiotics ;, wet cat food, albuterol inhaler
wet cat food, albuterol inhaler, asthma treatments: Oh Jennifer, So sorry for you two! The sores are many times viral and related to the infection and not the antibiotic. The stool problem can be related to the poor fluid intake and medications. You may want to call your vet for a follow-up visit. ...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): The right dog food, science diet, dog foods
science diet, dog foods, goldens: Any of the common brands should be fine. Most of them have some corn, but it is well down the ingredient list. It has also been highly processed to where it is quite digestible. That dogs can t digest corn is part of the standard hype put out be those selling...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Shit-zu poor eating, vet check, dogs food
vet check, dogs food, dogs need: If the dog never did eat very well, and has seen the vet since the problem existed, you may be over feeding it. A vet check still won t hurt. Many dogs will wolf down more than is good for them and look for more. Others refuse to eat more than than they need....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): schnoodle kideny stones; cystitis in canine;, low fat canine diet; dog food recipes for kindey stones; canine kidney stones; uti; crystals;
low fat canine diet; dog food recipes for kindey stones; canine kidney stones; uti; crystals;: Kidney stones canine; dog food recipes; bladder stones in dog; urinary crystals in canine ; canine bladder health; Hi; You can try the following recipes - I am sure they will like the taste. Don t feed the Purina as it will not be good for his conditon....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): soft bowel movements, border collies, recovery diet
border collies, recovery diet, border collie: Runny movements are seldom due to the food. Has the vet checked and rechecked stool samples for parasites? There is one other thing. If a dog is having trouble keeping anything down or continuing diarrhea try this out of the manual I have from a large,...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): 10 month old Newf with constant diarrhea, raw food diet, constant diarrhea
raw food diet, constant diarrhea, vet techs: Hi Bonnie, Well first of all, I feel you can trust ME, I ve studied and worked in this field for many years and have a strong following that includes many vets, vet techs and breeders; I am deeply committed to this work and to helping owners provide the...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): my 15 year old dog, canned dog food, digestive enzymes
canned dog food, digestive enzymes, homemade food: Hi Mary, You are doing really well! The dietary needs of an older dog are indeed different and without teeth, softer food is of course easier on her. What kind of canned food are you using? She may have some digestive issues now, and a home prepared diet...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): My 16yr old Pitbull, homemade dog food, 16yr
homemade dog food, 16yr, wondering what type: Please don t mess with her diet. Chances are, whatever dog food she is on now provides a better diet than anything you could do. Dogs don t digest food the same way as we do. Depending on how it is processed, the nutrients in something may be either unavailable...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Ammonium Urate found is Westie's urine - ?, liver test, liver conditions
liver test, liver conditions, bladder stones: Hello Naomi, There are some liver conditions that can lead to the development of ammonia urate stones: http://www.petplace.com/dogs/urolithiasis-urate-in-dogs/page1.aspx But the one I am thinking of is usually earlier onset, so it remains to be seen what...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Bladder stones: my 10 yr old shih tzu ;, calcium oxalate stones, calcium carbonate tablets
calcium oxalate stones, calcium carbonate tablets, low protein diet: We have had many dogs on this diet for oxalate stones. Recipes below: This is an alternative to the Hill s diets: TREATS and SNACKS : The following treats are acceptable for oxalate stone forming dogs: plain cooked chicken plain cooked turkey...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Bladder stones oxolate or struvites;, poodle schnauzer, calcium carbonate tablets
poodle schnauzer, calcium carbonate tablets, poultry manure: Hello again.. The two breeds, that your dog is mixed with, have problems with stones very often. Yes - I have some recipes that I can refer you to. LOW PROTEIN DIETS and low Phos: Low protein diets play a role in the treatment of kidney disease. ...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Canine urine infection, omega 6 fatty acids, omega 3 fatty acids
omega 6 fatty acids, omega 3 fatty acids, l casei: Hello Tarita, Sorry to hear about your little guy. Yes, the product is called NuVet Plus and you can only get it with a breeders/groomers order code. If you call 800-474-7044 give them code number 42299 or tell them Susan at Spotts Grooming told you....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Confused, canidea, male boxer
canidea, male boxer, science diet: Hi Gary, Great news! I m pleased to hear there s been improvement already. I d be fine with you adding a Tbsp per meal,and then if you want to wean that down to, say, 2 tsps a meal you can try that down the road as well. There is always some trial-and-error...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): cooking dog food; dog food recipes;, calcium carbonate tablets, dog food recipes
calcium carbonate tablets, dog food recipes, free dog food: Hi Mary, Try this recipe for your little Skipperke dog: Very helpful... doggie **** EGG & POTATO Recipe (low-protein, low-phosphorous, high-potassium, normal sodium)* for Dogs 2 eggs, large, cooked 3 cups potato, boiled with skin 2 tablespoon...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Dog is always sick, quality dog food, chocolate male
quality dog food, chocolate male, sinus problems: I hate to disagree with your vet, but I know dogs will do very well on foods such as Pedigree, Royal Canin, and Eukanuba. You need to choose one of them and cut out everything else. Over fed dogs often are fussy and sickly. The worst thing you can do is...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): dog 98 pounds, 3˝ years old, orijen, dogs health
orijen, dogs health, vitamins and minerals: Hello Mcken, Dogs will usually drink the amount of water that their bodies need. If there is some medical problem than that could be an issue. Consult with your vet about this, as he has a better understanding about your dogs health. There is a wonderful...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): dog's weight problem ; canine obesity;, whole wheat pasta, quality dog food
whole wheat pasta, quality dog food, nuvet: Hi Judy, How about putting this boy on a low fat Quality dog food? Here is a great site on Canine obesity: http://www.dogfoodproject.com/index.php?page=canine_obesity Fromm Dog foods are great: see here: http://www.frommfamily.com/products-fs-d-d-grain-free-surf-and-turf.php...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Follow-up, high protein diets, sensitive dogs
high protein diets, sensitive dogs, protein breakdown: Hi Gary, Well since you joined the yahoogroup you can ask there and no one will tell you it s too many questions! I can t be available all the time for volunteer work, but my moderators and many members there possess much experience too, and I drop in whenever...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Food for puppy, maltese poodle cross, dry dog food
maltese poodle cross, dry dog food, vet check: Maybe he needs to go longer without food. If the dog never did eat very well, and has seen the vet since the problem existed, you may be over feeding it. A vet check still won t hurt. Many dogs will snarf down more than is good for them and look for more....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): what to feed daushund;, adult dogs, food package
adult dogs, food package, tweenie: Hi Travis - Well, great for you! I love to see adult dogs rescued.... How about feeding a quality food such as: Innova small bites; Wellness ; Merrick ; Canadie - they all can be found at your local pet store. The back of the dog food package will give...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): feeding, cocapoo, ribs
cocapoo, ribs, hips: Your dog definitely should be narrower at the waist than the hips and chest. You should be able to easily feel the ribs, but not see them. Each dog is different. Standard recommendations are a good place to start, but each dog must have its food and exercise...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Home diet for my dog!, rump steak, little pup
rump steak, little pup, good recipes: Hello Ian, It sure does sound like your little pup is a very picky eater. The one thing I would like to suggest to you is - not to allow him to take control of you as the owner. By this I mean, dogs that are catered to in regards to eating habits will...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Homemade Food, homemade dog food, energy nutrients
homemade dog food, energy nutrients, canine diet: Hi again, Yes, there is a lot I would ask you, but this is a professional service, as follows: 1. Basic Recipes for Healthy Dogs – $75.00 and up You receive: For the basic fee I will formulate one large-batch recipe, personally tailored to your dog’s...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): high protein dog food, low protein diet, protein food
low protein diet, protein food, high protein: Hi Gigi, Several things to address here, so let s chunk it down into indivdual questions and I ll do my best to help make this often misunderstood area more clear. you asked: Is it possible to give a dog too much protein? Well, yes it is. Although...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): high protein dog food, pedigree dog food, kidney problems
pedigree dog food, kidney problems, high protein: Hi GiGi - The Orijen is so much better quality than the pedigree dog food. How about you give the Orijen Senior and add some green beans to the food. ( *Give a little LESS of the dog food and make up with the green beans or even some green peas......) Never...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): high protein dog food, table scraps, high protein
table scraps, high protein, spayed female: I would put both dogs back on the Pedigree or whatever they were eating unless you were seeing problems. While those that judge a dog food by its ingredients bash Pedigree, the truth is, it has all the nutrition Orijen and other such foods have. The ingredients...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): How to make homemade dog food, cortisone shot, commercial dog food
cortisone shot, commercial dog food, homemade dog food: Donald, I JUST WROTE YOU A LOOOONG RESPONSE and it got lost in space and I am miffed. I spend a lot of time on this letter. So, Please write to me at: DazzlinDaawg@aol.com and I will get you on the right track with your pooch. Keep in mind, that ALL commercial...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): labradorXdane, 3˝ years old, 98 pounds, orijen, bottle water
orijen, bottle water, ribs: That doesn t seem like a lot. Most Labs spill more than that. I guess it is OK if he seems to be doing well. I am a little concerned about his weight. Most Labs shouldn t be 98 pounds. Your dog definitely should be narrower at the waist than the hips...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Mixing Dry dog food - Omega 6 and 3, cod liver oil, omega 3 oils
cod liver oil, omega 3 oils, dry dog food: At least here, all the dog foods are formulated to have enough of each of the nutrients the AAFCO calls for. Amino acids, fatty acids, vitamins, etc, a certain amount of each needs to be there. there also need to be calories. Most foods have a generous amount...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): down pasterns, caucasian ovcharka, protein food
caucasian ovcharka, protein food, adult food: Feeding plain raw meat/adult food to a growing large breed dog is asking for serious problems. Puppies have very exacting nutrient requirements you can never accomplish with raw eat and an adult food. I would recommend either a home made diet that is formulated...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Recipe for Yorkie with Early Stage Renal Failure, yellow wax beans, calcium carbonate tablets
yellow wax beans, calcium carbonate tablets, dog food recipes: Yorkie in renal failure - dog food recipes for renal failure: I am so sorry - here is a recipe - pass this by your vet... Much better than the Hill s canned stuff! Here is a recipe for dogs with kidney disease: HOME-cooking for your dog- Egg...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): raw chicken necks and backs for a Westie, raw meaty bones, leba iii
raw meaty bones, leba iii, commercial diets: Hi Thelma, I d stick with the larger bones and also consider using a toothbrush if at all possible, and/or LEBA III for tartar. Nothing against raw but I would want to watch the minerals in a Westie s diet and the Acana will provide plenty of those. ...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): SD Food, struvite crystals, lhaso
struvite crystals, lhaso, loose stool: Hi Dawn, The presence of struvite crystals in tandem with a bacterial infection need not impose a longterm dietary change, in the same way actual stones will. You can use any moderate protein, high quality commercial food such as Fromm FourStar or Acana....

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Sensitive stomach Bull Mastiff, bull mastiff, sensitive stomach
bull mastiff, sensitive stomach, soft stool: I am active on many dog forums and food is always a hot topic. There are many people like you feeding high end foods and having problems. Many of them go through a half dozen or more different brands trying to find one their dog will do well on. In my...

Dog Food (Canine Diet and Nutrition): Shar pei allergies on Nutro;, shar pei, environmental allergies
shar pei, environmental allergies, english bulldog: Hi David - POOR kid / Environmental allergies... Here are some foods to look for at the local pet store. Get canned and dry - do a mix of dry and then some canned as a topper. What I mean by a topper is 1/2 a can per day - on top of the dry. Look for grain...