Hippocrates once said: “Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food.” In today’s world of fast food, processed food, and modern pharmaceuticals, the idea of “food as medicine” has been lost and forgotten. Long ago, in ancient … [Read more...]
Dog Food Nutrition
All our ingredients are from the USA except the vitamin/mineral premix and guar gum (in the feline diet). The guar gum is from India.
Trouw Nutrition sources vitamins and minerals globally. They come from the USA if they are available.
None of them come from China.
Copper is A Common Dog Food Ingredient Commercial pet food contains numerous vitamins and minerals. Why are they all in there? Each nutrient has its own function. Why is copper in dog food? Copper is necessary for a number of … [Read more...]
Cushing’s disease is one of the main endocrine diseases that cause hyperlipidemia (too much fat in the blood) in dogs. Hyperlipidemia is easily diagnosed on routine blood work. The ultimate dietary goal for dogs with Cushing’s disease … [Read more...]
A ketogenic diet for dogs helps prevent seizures in dogs with epilepsy, according to a recent trial published in the British Journal of Medicine. Of the 21 dogs in the trial, seven experienced a 50% reduction in seizure frequency, while … [Read more...]
Their pleading eyes look at you every single day. It's hard for all of us to look into those sweet little eyes and say "no" to our pets, especially when it comes to food. Heavy Characters There is the grazer: "Oh, I just can't be … [Read more...]
The overwhelming majority of us consider our pets family members. As a "mom" I can tell you that when my four-legged child doesn’t eat, I fix the problem. Fixing the problem, though, can be difficult. But, one way to help is by … [Read more...]