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Expert Advice: Nutrition How to Plant a Dog-Friendly Garden
Gardening is a favorite pastime among many Americans. Freshly grown fruits, vegetables, and herbs not only taste great, but can also save you money. And there’s nothing quite like eating something you cultivated yourself. It’s even better when you get to share those hard-earned spoils with your four-legged best friend. Here are some tips for […]https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/how-to-plant-a-dog-friendly-garden/ | May 17, 2018
Expert Advice: Vet's Corner Raw Food vs. Dog Kibble
“I’ve been hearing a lot about feeding dogs raw food. It seems controversial. Can you tell me what’s best for my dog?” Dog owners want the absolute best for their canine companions to ensure they live healthy, happy, and active lives. The first step in achieving that goal is feeding your dog a balanced, nutritious […]https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/vets-corner/feed-my-dog-raw-food-or-dog-kibble/ | June 5, 2018
Expert Advice: Did You Know? How to Convince Your Parents to Get a Dog: Tips for a Successful Conversation
“The best way to get a puppy is to beg for a baby brother — and they’ll settle for a puppy every time.” That one-liner by Winston Pendelton is one way to convince mom and dad to get a dog. However, if you really want to add a canine companion to your family, there are […]https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/how-to-convince-your-parents-to-get-a-dog/ | June 15, 2018
Expert Advice: Natural Foods Can Dogs Eat Tuna?
Many dog foods contain fish because it is high in protein and omega-3 fatty acids. But, what about tuna? Can dogs eat tuna? The answer is no. You shouldn’t feed your canine companion the saltwater fish because it could lead to a number of different health problems. Can Dogs Eat Raw Tuna? Fresh tuna has much […]https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-tuna/ | July 27, 2018
Expert Advice: Natural Foods Can Dogs Drink Milk?
Many canine companions love dairy products. But, can dogs drink milk? In short, maybe. Like many human foods, it should only be given to your dog in moderation. It’s also important to note that a lot of pups are lactose intolerant, and drinking milk can cause intestinal upset. How Much Milk Can Dogs Drink? Milk is […]https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-drink-milk/ | July 23, 2018
Expert Advice: Natural Foods Is Cookout Food Hazardous to Dogs?
As summer comes to an end, many people want to fire up the grill one more time and invite friends and family over to enjoy a cookout. And with so much delicious food around, dog owners and their guests may want to occasionally let the dog have a taste. However, many cookout foods are not […]https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/hazardous-cookout-food/ | September 2, 2015
Expert Advice: Nutrition 5 Interesting Things Humans Used to Feed Their Dogs
Humans have fed their dogs some pretty strange things over the years. From cabbage to hardtack, our canine companions ate items we had on hand, even if they weren’t particularly nutritious. Now, as more and more people are investing in their personal health by moving to fresh diets, it’s no surprise that they’re looking for […]https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/interesting-things-humans-used-to-feed-dogs/ | June 14, 2018
Expert Advice: Natural Foods Can Dogs Eat Mango?
Have you ever wondered, “Can dogs eat mango?” The answer is yes, they can. This fruit is full of vitamins and safe for your pup to consume, as long as it’s peeled and the pit is removed. It’s important to note that you should only give your canine companion mango in moderation. Is Mango Good […]https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-mango/ | September 10, 2018
Expert Advice: Nutrition Can Dogs Eat Bell Peppers?
For pet owners, it can be difficult to keep track of which foods are harmful to dogs. For example, can dogs eat bell peppers? In this instance, the answer is yes. Bell peppers pack a punch when it comes to nutritional value for both you and your furry friend. “They’re not toxic, and they are […]https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-bell-peppers/ | August 9, 2018
Expert Advice: Nutrition Recipe: How To Make Mini Omelettes For Dogs
Learn how to make a delicious treat for your dog in a few easy steps. These mini omelettes are easy to make and vet approved. Ingredients 2 eggs Eggs are a great source of protein and can help an upset stomach. However, eating raw egg whites can give dogs biotin deficiency, so be sure to […]https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/recipe-make-mini-omelettes-dogs/ | June 1, 2016