How Long Does It Take for a Dog to Digest Food?

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As a dog owner, you no doubt strive to do everything in your power to support your dog’s health and wellbeing. However, there’s one vital health-related consideration that you may not have given too much thought to: the movement of food through your dog’s digestive system.  While it may seem like an unusual topic to […]

4 Ways to Add Fiber to a Dog’s Diet

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Are you looking for ways to add more fiber to your dog’s diet? While fiber is not considered to be an essential ingredient in a dog’s diet, there are a handful of reasons why it may be beneficial to add fiber to a dog’s diet. Fiber not only helps dogs form normal stools, but some types […]

7 Ways to Put Your Cat on a Diet

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Have you noticed that your cat has gained a few pounds? Or maybe your cat has been overweight for a while? It might be time to consider putting your cat on a diet. You’re certainly not alone. Various studies have reported that more than half of pet cats may be overweight or obese and the […]

The Best Cat Food for a Sensitive Stomach

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A sensitive stomach cat food can give your cat back his quality of life. When eating a food that triggers a reaction like vomiting, your cat is uncomfortable at best and damaging his digestive system at worst. Picking the right cat food is crucial to a prolonged and healthy life for your cat. Our vet […]

The Best Small Breed Puppy Food

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Small-breed puppy food is important because it’s formulated to the specific nutrition needs of small-breed puppies. It takes into account both their special dietary needs as a puppy and their needs as a small breed. While it isn’t necessarily unsafe to feed a small-breed puppy a different type of dog food, a high-quality small-breed puppy […]

The Best Snuffle Mat for Dogs

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Are you looking for the perfect snuffle mat for your dog? Snuffle mats are a way to “slow feed” your dog, encouraging them to use their senses and think hard in order to find the treats or kibble hidden in the mat. This can relieve boredom and anxiety, and reduce any regurgitation of food. Our […]

The Best Dog Food For Dobermans

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Choosing the right dog food for Dobermans is important to their health and well-being. As large dogs, their dietary requirements vary slightly from smaller breeds and the breed itself is prone to a heart condition called dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) so owners should make sure their food isn’t likely to exacerbate this. Our vet advisor, Dr. […]

The Best Cat Foods for Allergies

The Best Cat and Kitten Foods for Allergies

Cat foods for allergies are often one of the first things your veterinarian may recommend when you think your cat might be suffering from allergies. Cat foods for allergies use minimal ingredients and usually have just one source of carbohydrates and hydrolyzed protein sources or novel protein sources other than beef, fish, and chicken that […]

Can Bearded Dragons Eat Cilantro? (All the Info)

Can bearded dragons eat cilantro?

You might get tempted to give your bearded dragon this herb’s cooling flavour if you’ve ever enjoyed its distinctive taste in your favourite Mexican or Indian meal. Although adding some freshly chopped cilantro to your bearded dragon’s food may seem like an excellent idea, do you know if doing so will benefit their health? Can bearded dragons […]

Can Bearded Dragons Eat Parsley? (All the Info)

Can bearded dragons eat parsley?

You might worry that since garlic or onion prove poisonous to a bearded dragon the spice parsley would, too. Instead, it affords your reptile important nutrients although it doesn’t top the list of items your pet likes to eat. Can bearded dragons eat parsley? Yes, your bearded dragon can easily eat parsley. You should only […]

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Watermelon? (All the Information)

Can guinea pigs eat watermelon?

Watermelon is a delicious, juicy fruit that the guinea pig can use in many ways. The fruit makes for a surprisingly healthy and nutritious part of your guinea pig’s diet. Read on to get more information about the benefits of watermelon to your guinea pig. Can Guinea Pigs Eat Watermelon? Yes, guinea pigs can eat […]

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Onions? (All the Information)

Can guinea pigs eat onions?

Guinea pigs are very popular pets that need healthy foods to grow strongly. However, many pet owners may try to give them foods like onions, mistakenly thinking that they may be good for them. After doing a lot of research on whether guinea pigs can eat onions (including talking with veterinarians), we’ve come to the […]

Can Bearded Dragons Eat Spinach? (All the Info)

Can bearded dragons eat spinach?

Spinach is often considered a super food for humans as it is packed with vitamins and minerals. But that doesn’t mean it’s a superfood for your bearded dragon. Too much spinach can make your bearded dragon sick and could potentially be fatal. So, can bearded dragons eat spinach, or should it be avoided altogether? The […]

Can Bearded Dragons Eat Green Beans ? (All the Info)

Can bearded dragons eat green beans?

The answer to this question is simple: Yes! Green beans are rich in fiber and vitamin C, making them a healthy addition to the bearded dragon’s diet. However, it’s important not to overfeed your reptile with these veggies because they can cause intestinal blockages (especially if they’re fed raw). If you want to know more […]

Can Bearded Dragons Eat Cucumbers? (All the Info)

Can bearded dragons eat cucumbers?

Bearded dragons are omnivores and eat both insects and plants. That means you will need to supplement your bearded dragon’s daily feeding of insects with fruits and veggies. Cucumbers are a common vegetable found in the average household. But you may be wondering, can bearded dragons eat cucumbers? The quick answer is, yes, bearded dragons […]

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Avocado? (All the Information)

Can Guinea Pigs eat avocados?

Whether you want to treat your guinea pigs to avocado or are looking for a new diet, you need to know if they are safe for guinea pig consumption. Avocado has many benefits and risks, so make sure you learn all about it before you pop it into your guinea pig’s cage. Below, you will […]

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Strawberries? (All the Information)

Can Guinea Pigs eat strawberries?

Guinea pigs love to snack on bits of fruits and veggies from your fridge. A common fruit found in your fridge is likely fresh strawberries. But you may find yourself asking, can guinea pigs eat strawberries? The quick answer is that guinea pigs can eat strawberries in moderation. While they shouldn’t be an everyday food, dropping […]

Can Cats Have Whipped Cream? (Everything You Need to Know)

Can cats have whipped cream?

Some cats are picky eaters, so it is difficult to say no to your feline friend when you find something they seem to love. However, if you have noticed that your cat loves dairy products like whipped cream, you might wonder if feeding it to him is safe. Whipped cream is not toxic to cats […]

Can Cats Eat Cucumbers? (Everything You Need to Know)

Can cats eat cucumbers?

Cats are usually fussy eaters, and because they are strictly carnivores in the wild, it might be strange to see your feline friend try new options. Some foods are unsafe for your kitty but can cats eat cucumbers? Cats can safely eat cucumbers in limited quantities. Cucumbers are naturally hydrating and contain 95% water. Cucumbers […]

The Farmer’s Dog Review

Farmer's Dog reviews

Farmer’s Dog food is a popular choice among pet owners looking to serve their dogs high-quality ingredients without unnecessary fillers, preservatives, and dyes. Many customers report significant and noticeable improvements in their pet’s appearance, energy, and health. For those that can fit Farmer’s Dog food into their budget, it can be an excellent addition to […]

The Farmer’s Dog vs. NomNomNow vs. Ollie

Ollie Dog Food ingredients

As a dog owner, you know the importance of feeding your dog a healthy, balanced, and nutritional diet. But with so many different brands and options out there, it can be hard to know what to choose. We’ve put together this comparison of three popular brands: Nom Nom, Ollie, and Farmer’s Dog food. We’ll look […]

Best Foods for Dogs with Allergies (Chosen By a Vet)

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Just like in humans, allergies aren’t uncommon in dogs and require special diets. There are plenty of special foods for dogs with allergies on the market, but they’re not all of equal quality. To help you sort the good from the bad, we’ve put together this guide. Our vet advisor, Dr. Danielle Morosco, selected all […]

The Best High Fiber Dog Food

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High-fiber dog foods can help your dog with several health concerns. From weight management for overweight pups to digestion improvement, your dog may benefit from a high-fiber diet to maintain a comfortable and healthy life. Our vet advisor, Dr. Jennifer Coates, DVM, reviewed dozens of high-fiber dog foods, and she chose Hill’s Prescription Diet Dry […]

Human Foods Dogs Can and Can’t Eat: Complete List, According to a Vet (in Alphabetical Order)

big list of human foods that dogs can and cant eat

There are some human foods that dogs can eat safely, as well as some human foods dogs can’t eat. If you have a dog, you might be used to seeing adorable puppy eyes begging for a bite of, well, anything that you happen to be eating. While it’s natural to want to share human food […]