Nutrition

Could A Homemade Diet Be Best for Your Dog?

A good formula for a homemade diet is one half cereal, rice, or kibbles, and one half meat, including its natural fat, with green or yellow vegetables added from time to time. Since they can be made to measure for each individual dog, these combinations would be ideal if they weren’t to much bother. Aside …

Pugs: Diet Do’s and Don’ts

Who can resist the loving and comical nature of the pug, a breed of dog who’s popularity has exploded since the release of movies such as “Men in Black,” “The Adventures of Milo and Otis,” and the animated Disney movie,” Pocahontas”. Pugs are an excellent breed choice for children, are inherently good-natured, and are particularly …

Introduction to Acidophilus?

Lactobacillus Acidophilus is a type of ‘friendly’ bacteria (AKA the garden within) that assists in the digestion of proteins, a process in which lactic acid, hydrogen peroxide, enzymes, B vitamins, and antibiotic substances that inhibit pathogenic organisms are produced. It has antifungal properties, helps reduce serum cholesterol levels, assists digestion, sweetens the breath, and enhances …