What TO feed and what NOT TO feed your dog?
We DO NOT recommend feeding your dog any of the following brands, GRAIN FREE DIETS, or Boutique brands, as these diets have recently been found to be linked to cases of canine heart failure (dilated cardiomyopathy) by the FDA:
• Taste of the Wild
• Earthborn Holistic
• Blue Buffalo
• Nature's Domain
• California Natural
, Natural Balance
• Nature's Variety
• Rachael Ray Nutrish
In addition, we DO NOT recommend feeding your dog a diet with any of the following main ingredients. Diets with these as a main ingredient have been linked to cardiac issues in dogs as well.
• Potatoes and/or sweet potatoes
What DO we recommend feeding your dog?
Unlike cats, dogs are not true carnivores, they require a variety in their diet to meet their nutritional needs.
Therefore, an ideal diet for your canine companion will contain meat, grains, vegetables, and fruits. We suggest reading the label on the bag and opting for a dog food that is NOT grain free, with a label that read "complete and
balanced*. We recommend brands such as Royal Canin, Hill's Science Diet, and Purina.
These brands meet or exceed the AAFCO minimum nutritional standards and are backed by feed trials, quality control, and guaranteed
For further questions about your pet and their specific diet requirements, please
consult with your veterinarian!