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Alarming Statistics on Pet Obesity A Serious Cause For Concern

By Robert Mueller, B. Pharm. Obesity in dogs and cats has become an alarming problem in America and throughout the world.  A 2012 survey conducted by the Association for Pet Obesity revealed that 52.5% of dogs and 58.3% of cats seen by veterinarians across the country are considered overweight or obese.  This ever-increasing health epidemic

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Are Eggs Good For Dogs?

By Robert Mueller, B. Pharm. May is National Egg Month (remember the “incredible edible egg”?) so it seems to be the perfect time to highlight the benefits of raw eggs for dogs.  Pet owners new to feeding dogs raw meat based diets will often ask about whether raw eggs are good for dogs too.  The

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Constipation On A Raw Dog Food Diet

By Robert Mueller “Is it normal for my dog to be constipation when on a raw diet?” This is a question that we get asked every day from pet owners that are new to the concept of raw food for dogs and cats.  They expect normal bowel movements when feeding dogs raw meat so when

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Why Do Dogs Get Diarrhea On Raw Diets?

by Dr. Cathy Alinovi There are two different times dogs may have some diarrhea with raw diets: at the initial transition, then later down the road.  Okay, so that may be a no-brainer, but its important to distinguish, as the causes are different. Let’s start with soft stool at the switch to raw food: For

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