More Than Just Best Friends: How Dogs Impact Mental Well-Being
Since the beginning of time, dogs have been humans’ best friends. For this very reason, we’ve teamed up with Maev to continue our shared mission of giving our pets the best, all-natural wellness plan that we can.
How much food should my dog eat every day?
Weight control and weight maintenance are common, avoidable issues that put our dogs' health in danger. So how can you know how much food your dog should every day? There are three main factors that play into how much food your dog should eat
Is a raw diet the same thing as a grain free diet?
Is a raw diet the same thing as a grain free diet? The short answer is that no, a raw food diet is not the same thing as a "grain-free diet." They are two fundamentally different things, and we'll outline the contrasts across the two below.
What causes dental issues in dogs?
A lot of dogs these days need dental care, and the main culprit behind it is kibble. There are two big reasons why kibble creates a slew of dental problems in dogs: The starch found in the food causing buildup and the pH of your dog's mouth being thrown off balance.
Why the high carb content in kibble causes gut problems
There's a slew of issues with kibble, including overprocessing, low quality ingredients and high carb, low protein content. Let's talk about that last piece though: the high carb content and why it causes so many health issues for dogs, specifically in their guts.
When does kibble expire?
We'll get into it, but kibble's shelf life is way shorter than we think it is and that short shelf life can lead to major health and nutritional issues for your dog. Don't trust the expiration dates on the bag. Here's what you can do about it...
Common health issues of popular dog breeds
Sometimes our favorite qualities in our dog's breed make them prone to certain health issues. We've spelled out the common health issues of popular dog breeds, so you know what to expect and can preemptively catch the warning signs if any of these health issues start to arise. Let's get into it.
What to ask the shelter before adopting your dog...
Here are some important questions to ask the rescue or shelter before bringing a dog home, as well as the questions you shoud ask yourself before adopting to make sure your life is ready for this incredible change.
What meat and protein sources are best for my dog?
There's a lot of information circulating out there on whether or not certain meats are okay for your dog to eat or what protein-sources are best for your dog. On the whole, as long as you're feeding the highest quality meat you can afford and that fits your lifestyle...then you're doing it right.
Tips for cleaning your dog's teeth
Here are some of our favorite tips to keep your dog's teeth clean. As with many things in life, prevention is your best bet, but we have some treatment tips in there as well.