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Ten Years Later – Pet Food Recalls Continue

Posted by on Feb 15, 2017 in Dog News The Latest Poop, Featured, Pet food recalls | 0 comments

Ten Years Later – Pet Food Recalls Continue

Here we go again!  Ten Years Later – Pet Food Recalls Continue! It was on March 15, 2007, that the FDA announced that they had learned that certain pet foods were sickening and killing cats and dogs. Thy found contaminants in vegetable proteins imported into the United States from China and used as ingredients in pet food. A portion of the tainted pet food had been used to produce farm animal feed and farmed fish feed. Both the FDA and the U.S. Department of Agriculture discovered that some of the animals that ate the tainted feed had been processed into either human food or pet food....

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Well Exercised Dogs Are Smarter

Posted by on Jan 30, 2017 in Dog Intelligence, Featured, What Makes Dog's Tick?, Working With Dogs | 0 comments

Well Exercised Dogs Are Smarter

“A strong body makes the mind strong…” ~ Thomas Jefferson   Exercise not only develops a strong cardiovascular system and strengthen bones but is can stimulate brain growth!   Not just in humans, but in our dogs! Anthropologist David A. Raichlen from the University of Arizona led out in research whose findings suggested that exercise […]

“A strong body makes the mind strong…” ~ Thomas Jefferson   Exercise not only develops a strong cardiovascular system and strengthen bones but is can stimulate brain growth!   Not just in humans, but in our dogs! Anthropologist David A. Raichlen from the University of Arizona led out in research whose findings suggested that exercise helps the brain to grow, and boosts the body’s production of neurotrophins – chemicals that build and maintain brain cells.  He tested dogs, ferrets and humans in the research. In another study comparing brains of two groups of mice,...

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Indoor Winter Games for Dogs

Posted by on Jan 18, 2017 in Dog Intelligence, Featured, What Makes Dog's Tick?, Working With Dogs | Comments Off on Indoor Winter Games for Dogs

Indoor Winter Games for Dogs

With winter in full swing and most of the nation getting snow if not rain, our dogs are spending much more time indoors just as we are. However,  please don’t let the wet and cold weather hamper your dog’s fun. Dogs who don’t engage in a lot of play suffer from behavioral issues such as […]

With winter in full swing and most of the nation getting snow if not rain, our dogs are spending much more time indoors just as we are. However,  please don’t let the wet and cold weather hamper your dog’s fun. Dogs who don’t engage in a lot of play suffer from behavioral issues such as anxiety and aggression.  Let’s not allow this to happen with our dogs just because we can’t take them for a walk or have regular play time outside in the Winter. Have you read about the 2014 studies that found a correlation between interactive play and a dogs well-being? I have found...

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Conscious Eating For Our Carnivore Companions

Posted by on Dec 24, 2016 in Dog Healthy Recipe Corner, Dog Nutrition, Featured | Comments Off on Conscious Eating For Our Carnivore Companions

Conscious Eating For Our Carnivore Companions

Conscious eating or in our case conscious feeding of our dogs; simply means thinking about what you are putting into your dog’s body. Eating for our dogs, is a natural, (should be-)  healthy, and pleasurable activity for satisfying hunger. However, in our fast-food, convenient, processed food culture, feeding our dogs has become mindless for most. […]

Conscious eating or in our case conscious feeding of our dogs; simply means thinking about what you are putting into your dog’s body. Eating for our dogs, is a natural, (should be-)  healthy, and pleasurable activity for satisfying hunger. However, in our fast-food, convenient, processed food culture, feeding our dogs has become mindless for most. So, what is conscious feeding or eating for our dogs? Consciously feeding our dogs should be done with intention and attention: Feeding our *carnivore companions with the intention of caring for them according to their species or nature — a...

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More about the importance of enzymes for our dogs

Posted by on Dec 12, 2016 in Articles, Dog Nutrition, Featured | Comments Off on More about the importance of enzymes for our dogs

More about the importance of enzymes for our dogs

Little Understood Importance of Enzymes For Our Dogs Enzymes are the foundation of energy and the life force in all living things. They are responsible for building, detoxifying, and healing the body. They are also the force that allows your body to digest and absorb food. Enzymes also regulate tens of thousands of other biochemical […]

Little Understood Importance of Enzymes For Our Dogs Enzymes are the foundation of energy and the life force in all living things. They are responsible for building, detoxifying, and healing the body. They are also the force that allows your body to digest and absorb food. Enzymes also regulate tens of thousands of other biochemical functions that take place in the body every day. Even thinking involves “enzymes”. Without enzymes, seeds would not sprout, fruit would not ripen, leaves would not change color, and life would not exist. Science has now confirmed (LEL) Low Enzyme...

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