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Comparison of a Few Dog Foods

From the Dog Food Advisor

What’s the Best Dog Food?

After considering dozens of criteria, we determined that the best dog foods should contain:

  1. No controversial chemical preservatives
  2. No anonymous meat ingredients
  3. No artificial coloring agents
  4. No generic animal fats
  5. Substantial amounts of meat-based protein
  6. Fat-to-protein ratio 75% or lower
  7. Modest carbohydrate content

So, after ...Read More

Dog Food: Ten Scary Truths

Commercial Dog Food

 By Jan Rasmusen

  •  40% of dogs are obese …
  • 46% of dogs and 39% of cats now die of cancer…
  • Heart, kidney and liver disease are epidemic…

 Like people, dogs are what they eat. Save your dog a lot of suffering, and save yourself a fortune in vet bills, by ...Read More

Animal Hoarding Facts and Pictures

Animal hoarding is keeping a higher-than-usual number of animals as domestic pets without ability to properly house or care for them, while at the same time denying this inability. Compulsive hoarding can be characterized as a symptom of mental disorder rather than deliberate cruelty towards ...Read More