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My Dog Has Pancreatitis. Can a Raw Dog Food Diet Help?

While it’s true that our dogs are carnivores, it’s important to note that they are also very resourceful scavengers and, as such, can survive eating foods that are essentially detrimental to their health and longevity.  Yes, your dog can live off of kibble and canned pet foods (which are high in carbohydrates) and they may

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4 Common Diseases That Promote Dog Obesity

By Robert Mueller, B. Pharm. We know that maintaining a healthy weight is one of the keys to us enjoying the best quality of life.  This fact is as true for us as it is for our pets.  However, when our pets are plagued by disease, it often makes it more difficult for us to

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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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