Low Glycemic Index Dog Food

Best Low Glycemic Index Dog Food

The nutrients in carbohydrates are an important source of energy for your dog. But not all carbs are created equal. The glycemic index (GI) is a way of ranking carbohydrates on how they affect blood sugar levels. Foods with a high GI raise blood sugar levels quickly, while those with a low GI raise blood …

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Worst Dog Food for Heart Disease

Millions of American dogs are suffering from a serious health problem that many pet owners are not even aware of. I’m talking about heart disease, specifically dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM). And the root of this problem is most likely poor-quality dog food. In this blog post, I’ll be discussing the worst dog foods for heart disease …

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DCM in Dogs Linked with Grain-free, Peas and Lentils Diets

Canine morbidity and mortality have been found to be impacted by the health of the heart. Dilated cardiomyopathy is the second most popular cardiac disease and with DCM, “dilation of the cardiac chambers reduce leading to systolic function and can progress to heart failure, arrhythmias, and sudden death” as per the literature review in this …

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Dog Kidney Failure Symptoms Shaking

dog kidney failure symptoms shaking

Shaking in a dog can be a sign of many different things, from excitement to pain. However, when coupled with other symptoms, it can indicate that the dog is suffering from kidney failure. From the 4th stage of a dog’s chronic kidney failure, shaking and twitching are common symptoms and they are brought about by …

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