Oh Hell No: Dog Treats Are Being Made from Meat of an Endangered Whale

As if we weren’t worrying enough already about the scary byproducts and dead pets that go into dog food, a Japanese food company gives us another thing to fret over, and this one should make you outraged: Whale meat in dog treats.

Michinoku Farm, a Tokyo-based company, is selling on its website “whale chews” made from endangered North American fin whales. They’re described as a “low calorie, low fat, high protein” snack. The whales are hunted in Iceland, and the meat is sent to Japan. The company …

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Compare dog food ingredients, extend life by up to 2 years

Today we had a representative from a major pet food company speak to our staff about the benefits of good pet nutrition. He elaborated on how feeding the proper diet, in the proper amount, can extend a dog’s life by as much as 2 years and delay the onset of common ailments like arthritis! Our […]

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Overweight Bullmastiff Goes on a Diet with New Dog Food and an Exercise Program

www.projectpetslimdown.com Bullmastiff Jodi, the biggest dog in the challenge, loses 21 pounds with Purina’s 90 day diet and exercise plan which includes fun home activities in their horse rink. Follow Purina veterinarians for the best nutrition and exercise solutions for your dog. Purina Project Pet Slim Down was made possible by Purina Veterinary Diet.

Dog Health Answers : Foods Important for a Dog’s Health

A dog’s health relies on high-quality food that has no or low preservative levels, higher levels of essential fatty acids and any supplements appropriate for the breed, such as glucosamine for good joint health. Find a high-quality dry dog food to maintain better health in your pet with helpfulinformation from a practicing veterinarian in this free video on dog health. Expert: James Talbott Bio: Dr. James R. Talbott is a staff veterinarian at Belle Forest Animal Hospital and Kennel in Nashville, Tenn. Filmmaker: Dimitri LaBarge

Dog Health Answers : How to Prevent Motion Sickness in Dogs

Motion sickness is common in dogs, and desensitization is the best way to ease the animal’s discomfort. Take many short trips in the car to get a dog used to the ride with helpfulinformation from a practicing veterinarian in this free video on dog health. Expert: James Talbott Bio: Dr. James R. Talbott is a staff veterinarian at Belle Forest Animal Hospital and Kennel in Nashville, Tenn. Filmmaker: Dimitri LaBarge

Canine Diseases & Treatment : Home Remedies for Dog Itching

Home remedies for dog itching include switching the animal’s food to a higher-quality diet, using an oatmeal-based shampoo, adding omega-3 fatty acids or fish oils to a dog’s diet and brushing the dog’s coat regularly. Encourage natural oil production on a dog’s fur to reduce itching withhelpful information from an experienced veterinarian in this free video on pet care. Expert: Dr. James Talbott Bio: Dr. James R. Talbott is a staff veterinarian at Belle Forest Animal Hospital and Kennel in Nashville, Tenn. Filmmaker: Dimitri LaBarge

Dog Health Treatment & Advice : What Should I Feed My Pregnant Dog?

Pregnant dogs should be fed three to four meals of high-quality dog food that is high in calories and low in fiber, adding omega-3 fatty acid supplements to the mix. Nourish a pregnant dog for healthy puppies withhealth information from a veterinarian in this free video on pet care. Expert: Dr. Aimee Beger Bio: Dr. Aimee Beger works for McClintock Animal Care Center in Tempe, Ariz. Filmmaker: Ryan Quinn

Dog Health Answers : Why Is My Dog Drinking So Much Water?

A dog may drink a lot of water due to a urinary tract infection, a kidney infection, a bladder infection, other kidney problems or dehydration due to excessive sodium in the diet. Find out the root cause of the behavior before finding the proper treatment with helpfulinformation from a practicing veterinarian in this free video on dog health. Expert: James Talbott Bio: Dr. James R. Talbott is a staff veterinarian at Belle Forest Animal Hospital and Kennel in Nashville, Tenn. Filmmaker: Dimitri LaBarge

Funny talking dog, feed me the best pet food, made with CrazyTalk5

A request from a talking dog for better pet food. Made with CrazyTalk 5. I was just having some fun, while also getting people to check out my web site: www.HollysPetFood.info. Enjoy!

Dog Health Answers : How to Use Frontline for Dogs

Frontline for dogs is applied directly to the skin between the shoulder blades, as it works with the natural oils of the skin. Avoid bathing a dog a few days before and after a Frontline application with helpfulinformation from a practicing veterinarian in this free video on dog health. Expert: James Talbott Bio: Dr. James R. Talbott is a staff veterinarian at Belle Forest Animal Hospital and Kennel in Nashville, Tenn. Filmmaker: Dimitri LaBarge