Posts Categorized: Dogs

Are Peas and Potatoes Problematic?

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You may have recently heard about an FDA statement regarding alleged associations between pet foods and a heart disease called DCM – dilated cardiomyopathy. In their statement, the FDA implicated certain ingredients (particularly potatoes and legumes like peas) and types of food (such as grain-free diets) as having potential associations with this condition. Please allow […]

Get Special Coupons for Halo® Dog Food and Cat Food

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  For blog readers, newsletter subscribers and Halo social media fans only, we’re happy to offer these printable store coupons for Halo products. Why Buy Halo? As you know, Halo uses real WHOLE meat, poultry, or fish, and NO “meat meal” of ANY kind, like “chicken meal” or “fish meal”. “Meat meal” is a high-heat processed, dehydrated combination […]

Is it Natural for Dogs to Eat Meat: Are Dogs Carnivores or Omnivores?

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Though the dog’s taxonomic family Canidae falls under the order Carnivora, dogs are not carnivores. Order Carnivora includes obligate carnivores, such as the Felidae family, it also includes the omnivorous Canidae and even the herbivorous Ailuropodidae – panda bears! This taxonomic classification has been so problematic as it has led many to infer that dogs […]