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Expert Advice: Puppy Health Boosting Puppy Brains for Trainability With Omega-3 Fatty Acids
  Once the new puppy is home and settled, many of us feel at least a little apprehension underneath all the excitement as we realize the next daunting step: training. Not just house training but also socialization, basic manners, obedience, and even tricks or other skills such as agility. Resources describing the nitty-gritty details regarding […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/boosting-puppy-brains-for-trainability-with-omega-3-fatty-acids/ | May 19, 2016
Pug laying down indoors looking sad.
Expert Advice: Health Seborrhea in Dogs: Signs, Symptoms, Treatment
Seborrhea in dogs can cause flaking skin, oily skin and coat, and odor. Learn to recognize and treat this skin condition.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/seborrhea-in-dogs/ | January 16, 2024
Labrador retriever being hugged by a woman sitting next to it.
Expert Advice: Senior Dog Health How to Manage the Symptoms of Canine Arthritis
Learn how to identify arthritis in dogs, obtain a diagnosis from a veterinarian, and explore the various techniques to manage and treat the disease.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/dealing-with-canine-arthritis/ | January 15, 2021
Expert Advice: Vitamins & Supplements Fish Oil for Dogs: What to Know
Fish oil is a dietary supplement high in omega-3 fatty acids. As a supplement, it can help supports dogs' hearts, joints, coats, skin, and immune systems.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/fish-oil-for-dogs/ | May 29, 2020
Yorkshire Terrier licking its lips next to its bowl of food.
Expert Advice: General Nutrition How to Choose Healthy Dry Dog Food
Consider your dog's age, breed, and size when choosing the healthiest dry dog food. Look for protein-rich food packed with vitamins and minerals.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/choosing-healthy-dry-dog-food/ | June 27, 2024
Golden Retriever getting comforted while lying on a table at the vet.
Expert Advice: General Health Renal Dysplasia in Dogs: Signs, Symptoms, Treatment
Renal dysplasia (RD), also known as renal malformation, refers to a type of congenital chronic kidney disease. Learn more about renal dysplasia in dogs.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/renal-dysplasia-in-dogs/ | May 31, 2024
Expert Advice: Health Librela for Dogs: Uses, Side Effects, and Alternatives
Librela is a new pain management drug for canine osteoarthritis. Learn more about its advantages, limitations and when it is a suitable treatment option.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/librela-for-dogs/ | April 3, 2024
Weimaraner dog running in a lake to retrieve a treat bag
Expert Advice: Dog Breeding Keeping Dogs’ Hearts Healthy
February is American Heart Month, a good time to review how you keep your dogs fit. Keeping them in good condition is critical to your breeding program, and educating your puppy buyers will help them ensure their dogs have long, healthy lives. They need to know that their dogs, just like humans, need good nutrition, […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeding/keeping-dogs-hearts-healthy/ | February 22, 2024
Expert Advice: Dog Breeding Beyond Energy: Five Functions of Dietary Fat
Energy from canine diets is derived from three dietary components: protein, fat and carbohydrates. When it comes to dietary composition, we typically focus on protein and fat, featured in the guaranteed analysis statement on pet food to describe the minimum percentage of crude protein and fat that a diet contains — e.g., “26-16” (26% protein […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeding/beyond-energy-five-functions-dietary-fat/ | November 16, 2023
Expert Advice: Breeding Tips & Best Practices Make a Successful Puppy Formula Recommendation: 5 Questions Breeders Will Want to Ask New Pet Owners
by Russ Kelley, Scientific Services Nutritionist – Royal Canin US As a breeder, you play an important role in ensuring your puppies start on the right nutrition to give them a healthy start. And while Royal Canin provides you with tools to recommend a dog food, nothing can replace having a real, one-on-one conversation about […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeding/make-successful-puppy-formula-recommendation-5-questions-breeders-will-want-ask-new-pet-owners/ | October 17, 2023

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