DOG NUTRITION

/DOG NUTRITION

Just like humans, dogs also require a balance of various nutrients for leading a healthy and long life. A complete balance diet will ensure the proper balance of nutrients in the body. The various nutrients he needs for proper functioning of body are:

  1. Water: a dog’s body is 84% water so it is most important component for proper functioning of body so you need to ensure to keep your dog hydrated.
  2. Protein: it is the most important nutrient as it promotes dog’s growth. It also helps in the muscles development, It also helps in repairing damaged cells.
  3. Fats: fats provide the source of energy to the dog, it helps in the proper functioning of brain and also keeps the skin healthy. But excess of fat is injurious to health so you need to give it in adequate proportion.
  4. Minerals and vitamins: minerals are necessary for proper conducting of nerves and vitamins are important for processing bio-chemicals and also helps in preventing diseases
  5. Carbohydrates: these are considered much lower form of nutrition. It provides fibres to the body and helps the dog in the digestion.

A dog’s body need all of these nutrients in well proportions so the dog-owner needs to take care of this and must consider giving his dog a balanced diet so that he can stay healthy and also remain free of any kind of health issues.

August 2018

July 2018

Benefits of high-fiber dog food

July 5th, 2018|Categories: DOG NUTRITION|

We all are aware of the fact that how beneficial is high-fibrous food for human’s health but do you know that same applies to your furry companion’s health. The dog owners often over-looked the [...]

March 2018

Benefits of Bone Broth

March 30th, 2018|Categories: DOG NUTRITION|

Bone Broth is a liquid made up of raw or cooked bones simmered at a low heat. It’s an inexpensive super-food for dogs which is full of nutrients. Bone Broth is easy to digest [...]

Do Dogs need Fats in their Diet?

March 17th, 2018|Categories: DOG NUTRITION|

Fats are an important component of your furry friend’s diet. They require fats in good proportions as it provides energy to them and also, it helps in proper development of muscles, nerves and, body [...]

Canned Food Vs. Dry Food

March 10th, 2018|Categories: DOG NUTRITION|

Good nutritious food is essential for keeping your dog healthy. The dog owner always strives to feed their dog the best food which ensures proper functioning of their body. It’s an overwhelming situation for [...]

Human foods that are safe for dogs

March 7th, 2018|Categories: DOG NUTRITION|

Sometimes, Dog owners can’t resist themselves from sharing mouth-watering food with their furry companion but dogs and humans have different metabolism. Some human foods can be toxic to dogs whereas some human foods can [...]

January 2018

FEEDING A SENIOR DOG

January 20th, 2018|Categories: DOG NUTRITION|

When a dog enters his golden age or senior hood then dog-owner needs to give more attention towards this nutrition. A proper nutritional management plays a vital role in keeping your senior dog healthy. [...]