N-Bone Puppy Teething Chicken Treat Sticks

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N-Bone Puppy teething treats are all natural and designed to meet the specific chewing needs of teething puppies. The flexible and pliable design of the Puppy teething treat will provide a satisfying chew treat that will not damage a puppy’s delicate and developing teeth. With dental care properties and being highly palatable, the Puppy teething treat is ideal for puppies of all sizes. Chicken flavor, no preservatives, no artificial colors, tastes great. resealable package.  Puppy love these treats!

Ingredients: Soy protein concentrate, wheat gluten, gelatin, corn gluten meal, chicken meal.

Guaranteed Analysis:

  • Crude Protein (min) 30.0%
  • Crude Fat (min) 0.5%
  • Crude Fiber (max) 2.5%
  • Moisture (max) 15.0%
  • Ash (max) 3.5%

Made in the USA.

 

Eagle Pack Holistic Select Is a Great Dog Food

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So you want to give your dog a better food, but you aren’t sure what brands you should look for? Eagle Pack holistic select food is another name to keep your eye out for.  It’s natural, contains human grade ingredients and has the highest quality meat meals, grains, fats and oils available.  Eagle Pack was not associated with any of the pet foods recalls.

Eagle Pack Dry Food Comes In:

Ingredients:  Chicken Meal, Ground Brown Rice, Ground White Rice, Oatmeal, Chicken Fat (Preserved With Natural Mixed Tocopherols), Pork Meal, Dried Beet Pulp, Anchovy, Sardine & Salmon Meals, Flaxseed, Dried Egg Product, Tomato Pomace, Menhaden Fish Oil, Carrots, Peas, Sun-Cured Alfalfa, Salt, Potassium Chloride, Quinoa (Organic), Blueberries, Apples, Inulin, Beta-Carotene, Cranberries, Dehydrated Kelp, Glucosamine Hydrochloride, Yucca Schidigera Extract, DL-Methionine, Vitamin A Acetate, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin E Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, Vitamin B12 Supplement, d-Pantothenic Acid, Niacin Supplement, Choline Chloride, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Thiamine Mononitrate, Folic Acid, Ascorbic Acid, Biotin, Lecithin, Rosemary Extract, Inositol, Polysaccharide Complexes of Zinc, Iron, Manganese, Copper and Cobalt, Potassium Iodate, Sodium Selenite, Lactobacillus acidophilus Lactobacillus casei, Enterococcus faecium, B. subtillus, Bacillus licheniformis, Bacillus coagulins, Aspergillus oryzae, and Aspergillus niger

Ingredients:  Duck Meal, Ground Brown Rice, Ground White Rice, Oatmeal, Chicken Fat (Preserved With Natural Mixed Tocopherols), Dried Beet Pulp, Dried Egg Product, Flaxseed, Tomato Pomace, Carrots, Peas, Sun-Cured Alfalfa, Salt, Potassium Chloride, Quinoa (Organic), Inulin, Apples, Blueberries, Cranberries, Beta-Carotene, Dehydrated Kelp, Glucosamine Hydrochloride, Yucca Schidigera Extract, DL-Methionine, Vitamin A Acetate, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin E Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, Vitamin B12 Supplement, d-Pantothenic Acid, Niacin Supplement, Choline Chloride, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Thiamine Mononitrate, Folic Acid, Ascorbic Acid, Biotin, Lecithin, Rosemary Extract, Inositol, Polysaccharide Complexes of Zinc, Iron, Manganese, Copper and Cobalt, Potassium Iodate, Sodium Selenite, Lactobacillus acidophilus Lactobacillus casei, Enterococcus faecium, B. subtillus, Bacillus licheniformis, Bacillus coagulins, Aspergillus oryzae, and Aspergillus niger.

Ingredients:  Anchovy, Sardine & Salmon Meals, Oatmeal, Ground Brown Rice, Ground White Rice, Menhaden Fish Oil, Dried Beet Pulp, Flaxseed, Dried Egg Product, Carrots, Sun-Cured Alfalfa, Peas, Salt, Potassium Chloride, Quinoa (Organic), Apples, Blueberries, Inulin, Beta-Carotene, Cranberries, Dehydrated Kelp, Glucosamine Hydrochloride, Yucca Schidigera Extract, DL-Methionine, Vitamin A Acetate, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin E Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, Vitamin B12 Supplement, d-Pantothenic Acid, Niacin Supplement, Choline Chloride, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Thiamine Mononitrate, Folic Acid, Ascorbic Acid, Biotin, Lecithin, Rosemary Extract, Inositol, Polysaccharide Complexes of Zinc, Iron, Manganese, Copper and Cobalt, Potassium Iodate, Sodium Selenite, Lactobacillus acidophilus Lactobacillus casei, Enterococcus faecium, B. subtillus, Bacillus licheniformis, Bacillus coagulins, Aspergillus oryzae, and Aspergillus niger.

Ingredients:  Lamb Meal, Ground Brown Rice, Ground White Rice, Chicken Fat (Preserved With Natural Mixed Tocopherols), Oatmeal, Dried Beet Pulp, Flaxseed, Dried Egg Product, Carrots, Sun-Cured Alfalfa, Peas, Salt, Potassium Chloride, Quinoa (Organic), Apples, Blueberries, Inulin, Taurine, Beta-Carotene, Cranberries, Dehydrated Kelp, Glucosamine Hydrochloride, Yucca Schidigera Extract, DL-Methionine, Vitamin A Acetate, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin E Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, Vitamin B12 Supplement, d-Pantothenic Acid, Niacin Supplement, Choline Chloride, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Thiamine Mononitrate, Folic Acid, Ascorbic Acid, Biotin, Lecithin, Rosemary Extract, Inositol, Polysaccharide Complexes of Zinc, Iron, Manganese, Copper and Cobalt, Potassium Iodate, Sodium Selenite, Lactobacillus acidophilus Lactobacillus casei, Enterococcus faecium, B. subtillus, Bacillus licheniformis, Bacillus coagulins, Aspergillus oryzae, and Aspergillus niger.

Ingredients:  Anchovy & Sardine Meal, Ground Brown Rice, Ground White Rice, Chicken Fat (Preserved With Natural Mixed Tocopherols), Chicken Meal, Pork Meal, Oatmeal, Dried Beet Pulp, Flaxseed, Dried Egg Product, Carrots, Sun-Cured Alfalfa, Peas, Salt, Potassium Chloride, Quinoa (Organic), Apples, Blueberries, Inulin, L-Carnitine, Beta-Carotene, Cranberries, Dehydrated Kelp, Glucosamine Hydrochloride, Yucca Schidigera Extract, DL-Methionine, Vitamin A Acetate, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin E Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, Vitamin B12 Supplement, d-Pantothenic Acid, Niacin Supplement, Choline Chloride, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Thiamine Mononitrate, Folic Acid, Ascorbic Acid, Biotin, Lecithin, Rosemary Extract, Inositol, Polysaccharide Complexes of Zinc, Iron, Manganese, Copper and Cobalt, Potassium Iodate, Sodium Selenite, Lactobacillus acidophilus, Lactobacillus casei, Enterococcus faecium, B. subtilus, Bacillus licheniformis, Bacillus coagulins, Aspergillus oryzae, and Aspergillus niger.

Ingredients:  Anchovy & Sardine Meal, Chicken Fat (Preserved With Natural Mixed Tocopherols), Ground Brown
Rice, Ground White Rice, Chicken Meal, Pork Meal, Oatmeal, Dried Beet Pulp, Flaxseed, Dried Egg Product,
Carrots, Sun-Cured Alfalfa, Peas, Salt, Potassium Chloride, Quinoa (Organic), Apples, Blueberries, Inulin,
L-Carnitine, Beta-Carotene, Cranberries, Dehydrated Kelp, Glucosamine Hydrochloride, Yucca Schidigera
Extract, DL-Methionine, Vitamin A Acetate, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin E Supplement, Riboflavin
Supplement, Vitamin B12 Supplement, d-Pantothenic Acid, Niacin Supplement, Choline Chloride, Pyridoxine
Hydrochloride, Thiamine Mononitrate, Folic Acid, Ascorbic Acid, Biotin, Lecithin, Rosemary Extract, Inositol,
Polysaccharide Complexes of Zinc, Iron, Manganese, Copper and Cobalt, Potassium Iodate, Sodium Selenite,
Lactobacillus acidophilus, Lactobacillus casei, Enterococcus faecium, B. subtilus, Bacillus licheniformis, Bacillus
coagulins, Aspergillus oryzae, and Aspergillus niger.

Ingredients:  Lamb Meal, Ground Brown Rice, Ground White Rice, Chicken Meal, Dried Beet Pulp, Oatmeal, Chicken Fat (Preserved With Natural Mixed Tocopherols), Anchovy & Sardine Meals, Flaxseed, Dried Egg
Product, Menhaden Fish Oil, Carrots, Sun-Cured Alfalfa, Peas, Salt, Potassium Chloride, Quinoa (Organic), Blueberries, Apples, Inulin, L-Carnitine, Taurine, Beta-Carotene, Cranberries, Dehydrated Kelp, Glucosamine Hydrochloride, Yucca Schidigera Extract, DL-Methionine, Vitamin A Acetate, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin E Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, Vitamin B12 Supplement, d-Pantothenic Acid, Niacin Supplement, Choline Chloride, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Thiamine Mononitrate, Folic Acid, Ascorbic Acid, Biotin, Lecithin, Rosemary Extract, Inositol, Polysaccharide Complexes of Zinc, Iron, Manganese, Copper and Cobalt, Potassium Iodate, Sodium Selenite, Lactobacillus acidophilus Lactobacillus casei, Enterococcus faecium, B. subtillus, Bacillus licheniformis, Bacillus coagulins, Aspergillus oryzae, and Aspergillus niger.

Ingredients:  Chicken Meal, Ground Brown Rice, Ground White Rice, Oatmeal, Chicken Fat (Preserved With Natural Mixed Tocopherols), Dried Beet Pulp, Pork Meal, Anchovy & Sardine Meals, Dried Egg Product, Flaxseed, Tomato Pomace, Carrots, Sun-Cured Alfalfa, Peas, Salt, Potassium Chloride, Quinoa (Organic), Apples, Blueberries, Inulin, L-Carnitine, Taurine, Beta-Carotene, Cranberries, Dehydrated Kelp, Glucosamine Hydrochloride, Yucca Schidigera Extract, DL-Methionine, Vitamin A Acetate, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin E Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, Vitamin B12 Supplement, d-Pantothenic Acid, Niacin Supplement, Choline Chloride, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Thiamine Mononitrate, Folic Acid, Ascorbic Acid, Biotin, Lecithin, Rosemary Extract, Inositol, Polysaccharide Complexes of Zinc, Iron, Manganese, Copper and Cobalt, Potassium Iodate, Sodium Selenite, Lactobacillus acidophilus Lactobacillus casei, Enterococcus faecium, B. subtillus, Bacillus licheniformis, Bacillus coagulins, Aspergillus oryzae, and Aspergillus niger.

 

Ingredients:  Chicken Meal, Ground Brown Rice, Ground White Rice, Oatmeal, Chicken Fat (Preserved With Natural Mixed Tocopherols), Anchovy & Sardine Meals, Pork Meal, Dried Beet Pulp, Dried Egg Product, Flaxseed, Tomato Pomace, Carrots, Peas, Sun-Cured Alfalfa, Salt, Potassium Chloride, Quinoa (Organic), Blueberries, Apples, Inulin, L-Carnitine, Beta-Carotene, Taurine, Cranberries, Dehydrated Kelp, Glucosamine Hydrochloride, Yucca Schidigera Extract, DL-Methionine, Vitamin A Acetate, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin E Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, Vitamin B12 Supplement, d-Pantothenic Acid, Niacin Supplement, Choline Chloride, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Thiamine Mononitrate, Folic Acid, Ascorbic Acid, Biotin, Lecithin, Rosemary Extract, Inositol, Polysaccharide Complexes of Zinc, Iron, Manganese, Copper and Cobalt, Potassium Iodate, Sodium Selenite, Lactobacillus acidophilus Lactobacillus casei, Enterococcus faecium, B. subtillus, Bacillus licheniformis, Bacillus coagulins, Aspergillus oryzae, and Aspergillus niger.

Eagle Pack Wet Food:

Ingredients:  Duck, Duck Broth, Oatmeal, Dried Egg Product, Flaxseed, Carrots, Peas, Potatoes, Guar Gum, Potassium Chloride, Salt, Carrageenan, Cranberry Powder, Dried Kelp, Vitamins & Minerals, Blueberry Powder, Yucca Schidigera & Marigold Extract .

Ingredients:  Duck, Duck Broth, Chicken, Oatmeal, Dried Egg Product, Flaxseed, Carrots, Peas, Potatoes, Guar Gum, Potassium Chloride, Salt, Carrageenan, Cranberry Powder, Dried Kelp, Blueberry Powder, Lecithin, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Marigold Extract, Vitamins & Minerals.

Ingredients:  Tuna, Fish Broth, Chicken, Salmon, Chicken Liver, Shrimp, Oat Bran, Dried Egg Product, Carrots, Peas, Potatoes, Flaxseed, Guar Gum, Brewers Dried Yeast, Salt, Potassium Chloride, Carrageenan, Canola Oil, Cranberry Powder, Dried Kelp, Lecithin, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Vitamins & Minerals

Ingredients:  Chicken, Chicken Broth, Oat Bran, Chicken Liver, Ocean Fish, Carrots, Peas, Potatoes, Flaxseed, Dried Egg Product, Guar Gum, Brewers Dried Yeast, Salt, Potassium Chloride, Carrageenan, Tricalcium Phosphate, Canola Oil, Cranberry Powder, Dried Kelp, Choline Chloride, Inulin, Lecithin, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Vitamins & Minerals.

Ingredients:  Beef, Beef Broth, Beef Liver, Ocean Fish, Oat Bran, Carrots, Peas, Potatoes, Dried Egg Product, Flaxseed, Guar Gum, Salt, Brewers Dried Yeast, Potassium Chloride, Canola Oil, Cranberry Powder, Dried Kelp, Choline Chloride, Carrageenan, Lecithin, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Vitamins & Minerals.

Ingredients:  Chicken, Chicken Broth, Chicken Liver, Ocean Fish, Oat Bran, Carrots, Peas, Potatoes, Dried Egg Product, Flaxseed, Guar Gum, Brewers Dried Yeast, Salt, Canola Oil, Cranberry Powder, Dried Kelp, Choline Chloride, Carrageenan, Potassium Chloride, Lecithin, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Vitamins & Minerals.

Ingredients:  Lamb, Lamb Broth, Lamb Liver, Oat Bran, Carrots, Peas, Potatoes, Dried Egg Product, Flaxseed, Guar Gum, Brewers Dried Yeast, Salt, Potassium Chloride, Canola Oil, Cranberry Powder, Dried Kelp, Choline Chloride, Carrageenan, Lecithin, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Vitamins & Minerals.

Ingredients:  Chicken Broth, Chicken Liver, Chicken, Brewers Rice, Oat Bran, Dried Egg Product, Carrots, Peas, Potatoes, Flaxseed, Canola Oil, Guar Gum, Tricalcium Phosphate, Brewers Dried Yeast, Salt, Potassium Chloride, Carrageenan, Cranberry Powder, Dried Kelp, Lecithin, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Vitamins & Minerals.

 

Vets Choice Health Extension Cat Food

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Vets choice holistic health extenion cat food finally came out a few months ago.  A friend of mine is feeding this to her cat and the cat seems to really like it.  It doesnt suprise me though, The dog food is really great why wouldnt the cat food be.  This food comes in a 6.6lb bag & a 20lb bag

Holistic Health Extension ingredients have been carefully chosen for its nutritional benefits providing just what your feline friend needs for a healthy life.

What are the ingredients in Health Extension Holistic Cat Food?

Ingredients:

Chicken, Chicken Meal, Brown rice, Oats, Dried Egg Product, Chicken Fat (naturally preserved with mixed tocopherols), Flaxseed, Menhaden Fish Meal, Herring Oil, Sweet Potato, Cranberries, Blueberries, Tomato Pomace, Potassium Chloride, Dl-Methionine, Taurine, Chicory Root, FeloDrops (Natural Barley Malt, Apple Cider Vinegar, Goji Berry, Garlic, Astragalus, Ginger), Lactobacillus acidophilus, Bacillus subtilis, Bifidobacterium thermophilum, Bifidobacterium pseudolongum, Enterococcus faecium, Colustrum, Blue Green Algae, Jube, Choline Chloride, Zinc Amino Acid Complex (Source of Chelated Zinc), Iron Amino Acid Complex (Source of Chelated Iron), Vitamin E Supplement, Manganese Amino Acid Complex (Source of Chelated Manganese), Copper Amino Acid Complex (Source of Chelated Copper), Niacin, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Vitamin A Acetate, Calcium, Thiamine Hydrochloride, Riboflavin, Cobalt Proteinate (Source of Chelated Cobalt), Vitamin D3 Supplement, Folic Acid, Biotin, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Potassium Iodide, Sodium Selenite, Glucosamine, Condroitin

 

Vets Choice Health Extension

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Vets Choice Health Extensions is made in the USA. Its main #1 ingredient is organic chicken.  Health Extension comes in Little Bites wich is small kibble made for  small teacup, toy and miniature breed puppy and adult dogs.  Health extension original is the bigger size kibble for Med – large dogs. They also have a formula made for over weight, spayed, neutered and senior dogs wich would be the health extension lite.  This is truly an excellent food. This is the only food my dogs will actually eat. Im glad they like it because its healthy, inexpensive compaired to other healthy foods on the market and its organic! This food is made for dogs of all ages. Puppy, Adult and Senior.

This food contains:

  • No By-Products
  • No Rendered Animal Fats
  • No Corn
  • No Glutens
  • No Soy
  • No Artificial Preservatives
  • No Wheat
  • No BHT
  • No Ethoxyquin
  • No Added Sugar
  • No Artificial Flavors, Colors or Dyes

In fact, every Health Extension diet is formulated to meet the stringent nutritional levels of the AAFCO Dog Food Nutritional Program for all stages of a dog’s life and has been endorsed by the American Canine Association.

Vets Choice Holistic Health Extension was created to offer your pet the ultimate completely balanced diet containing three sources of highly digestible meat proteins. Their unique blend of nutritional supplements is what separates Health Extension from other super premium dog foods. By offering your pet this superior blend you will be proactively enabling your dog to reap the benefits of living a healthier life.

Every bite of Health Extension includes:

  • Fish oil
  • Primrose oil
  • Glucosamine
  • Condroitin
  • Colostrum
  • Blue green algae
  • Prebiotics
  • Probioitcs

What are the Ingrecients in vets choice health extension?

Ingredients:

Organic Chicken, Chicken Meal, Ground Brown Rice, Oatmeal, Chicken Fat (preserved with mixed tocopherols and ascorbic acid and rosemary extract). Lamb Meal, Fish Meal, Flax Seed, Dried Beet Pulp, Brewer Dried Yeast, Egg Product, Apple Cider Vinegar, Garlic, Astragalus, CoQ10, DHA, Gingko Biloba, Ginger, Primrose Oil, Glucosamine, Condroitin, Trace Mineral Salt, DL Methione, Vitamin A Acetate, D-Activated, Vitamin E Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, Vitamin B-12 Supplement, Coral Calcium, Vitamin D, Magnesium, Niacin Supplement, Choline Choride, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Thiamine Mononitrate, Folic Acid, Ester C, Biotin, Inositol, Omega 3 / Omega 6 Oils, Dehydrated Kelp, Polysaccharide Complexes of Zinc, Iron, Manganese, Copper and Cobalt, Calcium lodate, Sodium Selenite, , Yucca Schidigera Extract, Colostrum, Blue/Green Algae, Pectin, Lactobacillus acidophilus, Lactobacillus casei, Enterococcus faecium, B. Subtillus, Bacillus lichenformis, Bacillus coagulins, Aspergillus oryzae and Aspergillus niger

Understanding Kennel Cough and Its Symptoms

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Kennel cough is a fairly common and highly contagious respiratory disease in dogs. It is also known as Infectious Tracheobronchitis. It is easily spread when dogs are in close contact with infected dogs, such as; kennels, veterinary hospitals or other boarding situations. Kennel cough may be caused by a variety of disease agents, either singly or in combination with each other.

While the cough may sound serious, this disease is often harmless and dogs recover uneventfully in a week or so. Symptoms may last as long as 20 days.

What causes kennel cough?  Several different viruses and airborne bacteria cause kennel cough. The most common are parainfluenza, Bordetella bronchiseptica, and mycoplasma. It is possible that canine adenovirus, reovirus, and canine herpes virus may also contribute. In most cases of kennel cough, the disease is multifaceted and will include a combination of bacterial and viral agents.

Symptoms:Your dog may have kennel cough if your dog sounds like it is trying to clear its throat whenever it coughs. If you also notice your dog coughing whenever it is exercising or doing some other physical activity, your dog may have kennel cough. The symptoms of kennel cough typically appear a few weeks after your dog has been exposed to other dogs with kennel cough or has inhaled the disease-causing virus or bacteria.

If your dog’s coughing is severe, your dog may cough continuously and even throw up food or mucus. Take note of the color of the mucus, as its color will indicate the severity of your dog’s condition. White mucus is not so severe while green mucus is more serious. If your dog’s coughs are accompanied by green mucus, take your dog to the veterinarian right away.

Can humans catch kennel cough from their dogs?  The answer is no.

Can my cat catch kennel cough from my dog? The answer is no.

My dog was diagnosed with kennel cough. Can my other dog catch it?  YES,  ABSOLUTLY! Try keeping your dogs separated for about a week and a half.  Kennel cough needs to be treated with antibiotics, its an upper respitory infection. Don’ t have the puppy/ dog near any other dogs..it is very contagious.

What are some things I can do to prevent this from happening again?  The best prevention is not to expose your dogs to other dogs, especially if they are puppies or have other illnesses. However, dog socialization is frequently necessary and can also be beneficial for your dog. The intranasal kennel cough vaccine is recommended twice a year for all dogs that attend shows, or are boarded. The vaccine provides immunization within 72 hours. If you know your dog will be in contact with several other dogs, it is best to have the dog vaccinated a week prior to their exposure.

How long does it take for kennel cough to go away?  Kennel Cough typically lasts 1 to 2 weeks and your dog will normally be as active and eat the same as she always has.

 

The Beet Pulp Myth In Pet Foods

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Beet pulp is a very common ingredient in many different pet foods. It has long been recognized as a popular feed additive for horses and other livestock and, more recently, has also been added to many dog and cat foods.  Beet pulp is the material which remains after sugar is extracted from sugar beets—not red beets. It is a good source of fiber is a dog or cats diet.


Beet pulp is considered to be an excellent fiber source in most commercial pet foods. The addition of beet pulp to commercial dog and cat food is widespread, but the actual amount eaten per day is quite small. Beet pulp is rarely the only available fiber source; as a rule, a variety of fiber sources that cross all ranges of fermentability and solubility are recommended. In addition to being a good fiber source, beet pulp may have a slight advantage over some other fiber sources because of its benefit to the intestinal bacteria that help maintain colon health. Beet pulp is often found in many quality foods, and when fed correctly, is an ingredient that can be beneficial to almost all pets.

Myths About Beet Pulp:

  • Beet Pulp clogs the villae in the intestine.

False ~ Beet pulp does not clog the villae in the intestine. There are no scientific studies which support this theory and there are several studies which show how beet pulp is beneficial in promoting a healthy digestive system.

 

  • Beet pulp is harmful.

False ~ Beet pulp contains no toxins and is a very safe fiber source.

  • Saponins in the beet pulp might be responsible for bloat.

False ~ This could not be further from the truth.

  • Beet pulp is an indigestible fiber  
True, but… While this statement is true, the beet pulp is not in the food for nutritive value to the dog. It is not supposed to be digested by the dog. The beet pulp has two purposes. First, the beet pulp provides nutrition for the probiotics, but beet pulp itself is considered a periodic. Having good food available (periodic) encourages the colonization of probiotics or reseeding of the gut with good intestinal flora.
 

Dogswell Happy Hips, Vitality & Veggie Life. A Healthy 100% All Natural Dog Treats Dogs Love!

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I dont think I have found a dog yet that that did not like Dogswell Happy Hips.  My dog is very picky and does not like anything! Once I brought these home, he just cant get enough of them.  I was getting tired of waisting money on treats that he was not eating and having them just sit in my cabinets. Try these and you will thank me.

Happy Hips contain glucosamine & Condroitine wich is good for there hips and joints.  They are made with 100% all – natural chicken breast, Duck, lamb and rice.  They also come in Chicken & Sweet potato, chicken & apple and chicken & banana.  (They are considered the Veggie life treats)  They have chicken breast wrapped around a fresh piece of apple, banana or sweet potato.  They are also rich in protein, Digestible and Low in fat.

Dogswell Vitality Treats contain Flaxseed & Vitamins that help maintain eyes, skin & coat.  They come in Chicken & Sweet potato, chicken & apple and chicken & banana.

I like to use the Mellow Mut chicken breast when I travel. This keeps my dog nice and calm on a plane or in a long car ride.  This treat contains chamomile & Lavender it is also 100& Natural.  I am not fond of medications so when I found this I was excited and it really does work well.   You can also give these to hyper dogs if you just want to mellow them out for a bit.  Its the safest, healthiest way to go!

Then you have the Dogswell Happy Heart Chicken Breast Wich contains Flaxseed & Taurine. This helps maintain a healthy heart.  This is a 100% all natural chicken breast as well.  It is also rich in protein, Digestible and Low in fat.

These treats contain:

  • No Wheat
  • No Corn
  • No Soy
  • No Dairy
  • No Sugar
  • No Hormones
  • No Antibiotics
  • No Byproducts
  • No Wheat Gluten
  • No Artificial Colors
  • No Artificial Flavors
  • No Propylene Glycol
  • No Rice Protein Concentrate
  • No BHA/BHT

My Cat Wont Use The Litter Box

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Why wont my cat use the litter pan?

  • Cleanliness: When purchasing a litter pan it is important to buy an attractive one and keep it very clean so that the cat is attracted to the pan easily. It the litter pan is left unattended (dirty) the cat will not go to the bathroom in it.

 

  • Territory Marking :Most of the animals mark their territory of movement.  Incase the litter pan is outside the territory, the cat may not go to the litter pan.

 

  • Privacy : That cat always prefers privacy at the time of attending its natures call.  Find a place in your home where you can place the litter pan where your cat has privacy.  I keep mine in a walk in closet.

 

  • Health : If the cat is suffering from health problems it may find it difficult to reach the litter pan.

 

It is most important to keep the litter clean by removing the clumps from the litter pan. So that cat is attracted to the litter.

Cats prefer litter which have natural odor. Cat may not accept the litter having chemical or other additives smell.  A clumping litter is always good. This helps a cat keep itself clean.

Normally the litter layer should be about 2 to 3 inches thick in the tray. It may vary depending on the type of litter and size of the cat.

Always Remove the litter waste regularly.  Preferably within 30 minutes of the use.

How To Give Your Cat or Kitten A Flea Bath

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If your cat is infested with fleas, you’ll probably want to give her a bath. Otherwise, wash your cat as you deem necessary ‘ since cats wash themselves, they do not often need bathing.

Things You’ll Need:

Before you think of bathing, give your cat a good brushing. Use a soft brush or grooming glove for short haired felines. For cats with longer fur, use a wide-toothed comb. Don’t brush too hard.

Brush out any tangles.  Clean the cat’s ears and trim its nails. If your cat starts to get a little antsy, take everything in stages. Start with one task, then put the cat down and come back to the next task later.

While your cat is off wandering the house and working off stress, you can get the bath ready. Make sure you have a soft towel and shampoos made for your cat at hand. Remember that your cat will be licking himself after the wash, and some soaps might have a residue that could make your cat sick if ingested.

If you can, use your kitchen sink as a tub. The sink is much easier to work with than trying to bend over a tub. Place a towel in the bottom of the sink as a mat to keep your cat from slipping. The most important thing is to give your cat a bath in a warm room so that afterwards, he’ll have a warm place to dry off.

When you’re ready to bathe your cat, put cotton balls in its ears to help keep the water out. Run some lukewarm water into the sink, but don’t fill the sink all the way. You might want to fill the sink first, since the sound of the rushing water could make your cat nervous, especially if he knows what’s coming.

Try not to restrain your cat too much either. If the cat feels like it’s being trapped, you’ll have a harder time holding it through this cat care process.

Keep talking to the cat calmly and reassuringly. Don’t yell or try to scold him if he decides not to cooperate. If you’re nervous, your cat will be nervous, too. Hissing, flattened ears and yowling are all signs that you have a very stressed kitty on your hands.

To wet the coat, pour water over your cat. You can also take a thin towel, wrap it around your cat, and wet its fur through the towel. Once the fur is wet, apply shampoo, and then rinse well. When you rinse your cat, try to avoid using the spray nozzle.

Make sure that you get all the shampoo out of its fur. When you’re done rinsing, dry your cat by blotting instead of scrubbing. Blotting long fur is far more effective than rubbing the towel over the cat’s body.

If your cat will tolerate the noise from this cat care routine, you can use a hair dryer on the lowest setting. If you can’t use the dryer, that’s okay. Dry your cat as much as you can and let it go find a warm place to dry off.

The best advice for bathing a cat is to start while the cat is young so that they become familiar with this form of cat care. If you get your cat used to bathing early in life and make the first experience as enjoyable as you can, your cat will be more cooperative in the future.

Good Luck Bathing Your Kitty!

 

How To Clean A Dogs Ears

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Learning how to clean dog ears is rarely at the top of a dog owner’s to-do list, but it’s an important way to prevent some common health problems. Your dog’s ears are the perfect environment to grow bacteria and yeast, which can lead to serious infections. But, taking time to check your dog’s ears and clean them regularly will keep him happy and healthy.

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If your dog’s ears are healthy but dirty looking, you can clean them with a commercial dog ear wash. It’s best to clean your dog’s ears in the bathroom or where you won’t mind a mess.

Put a generous amount of cleaner in each ear and massage the base of the ears for thirty seconds. Then stand back and let your dog shake his head. This is very important for preventing ear infections. Wipe the visible part of the inner ears with a cotton ball or tissue to remove any excess cleaner. Don’t use a Q-tip in your dog’s ear; it could damage his ear drum.

Dog breeds with long ears, such as hounds and spaniels, or dogs that swim a lot will need to have their ears cleaned once a week. Otherwise, as long as your dog’s ears look healthy, you should only need to clean them once a month. Ask your veterinarian for specific instructions and what’s best for your dog.