Monday, October 8, 2012

The Truth About Pet Nutrition

There are a lot of dog gurus out there that recommend buying the most expensive boutique dog brands is the only way to nutrition your dog. Although this is a great way to give your canine friend the best food possible it is not necessary and you will find that a lot of local and international brand names will be sufficient in giving your pet everything it needs to grow healthy and strong. In this article we will explain some of the truths about pet food nutrition and hopefully guide you on buying brand names like Eukanuba.

  • It is important to stay away from cereal-based foods as these are not going to be the best option for your pet. There are however exceptions where the ingredients are made from whole grain wheat which is rich in fibre. You will find that only a few brands offer these food and they will be priced slightly more than supermarket own brands.
  • Next it is advisable that you give your dog a high nutritional diet from as early as possible, because while your companion is growing so is its immune and digestive system. There are a large number of dogs that have a poor colon system as they are not able to flush out any free radicals that maybe lying in their intestines.
  • Depending on the breed of your dog you may also want to give them a food like pro plan. The company offers a huge range of foods that are suited to different sizes of dogs giving them the right nutrition they need.
  • While you are giving them the best natural dog food possible with real meats and healthy chunks you may also want to consider giving your pet extra supplements. The reason for doing this is to help fend off any parasites and also give them a natural looking shiny coat. Also joint supplements are very popular with a lot of owners as this prolongs the life of your animal’s legs and can reduce the effects of ageing and arthritis in later life.
  • The best place for you to buy your dogs food is to go online. You can buy popular brands such as Naturediet at discounted prices meaning that you can spend the savings on toys and accessories for your pet.

These are just a few tips on how to give the best nutritional value for your dog and ensure that it grows up to be a strong and healthy adult. 


Chubskulit Rose said...

Hmmnnn, this would be great for our fur babies!