Elimination Diet: A Science-Based Guide

You've just discovered that your pet has allergies and you've been advised to do an elimination diet trial. But what exactly is it, and what results should you expect? Elimination diets can be recommended by...
How to Feed Dogs in Different Life Stages (Based on Studies)

How to Feed Dogs in Different Life Stages (Based on Science)

As the dog ages, her nutritional requirements will change for a variety of reasons, most commonly due to energy expenditure and metabolism, and deteriorating health condition. Despite what you see on dog food packages, there...
Gluten Free Dog Food - A Scientific Analysis

Gluten Free Dog Food: A Science-Based Analysis

Gluten remains a hot topic, and more owners today are searching for gluten free dog food for their pets, too. Studies show that majority of dogs are actually not sensitive to gluten, but some definitely are. A...
15 Evidence-Based Dog Nutrition Tips

15 Evidence-Based Dog Nutrition Tips

Just Google the words “Dog Nutrition Tips” and you will be assaulted with a deluge of search results. There are literally thousands of so-called tips. But which ones should you trust?  We breakdown 15...
Corn for Dogs - A Scientific Look

Corn for Dogs: Is It as Bad as They Say?

Corn for dogs has been a controversial subject for years now with many claims made against this grain. When looking at the facts, can dogs eat corn or not, and is corn bad for dogs in any...
Vitamin K for Dogs

Vitamin K for Dogs: An Evidence-Based Analysis

There are some claims on the benefits of Vitamin K for dogs being thrown around in the pet community. However, majority of pet owners have never even heard about Vitamin K. Outside of some unjustified scare that Vitamin K3 has been receiving recently,...
The 5 Most Important Nutrients for Puppies (Based on Science)

The 5 Most Important Nutrients for Puppies (Based on Science)

Puppies are not just small adult dogs. They require different nutrition due to their rapid growth rate. In addition, not all puppies grow at the same rate or for the same length of time due...
How Much to Feed a Dog - A Science-Based Guide

How Much to Feed a Dog: A Science-Based Guide

As a veterinarian, "how much to feed a dog" is probably the most common question I'm asked during wellness exams. While some owners assume this to be straightforward, it’s actually a more difficult question...