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Pumpkin is good for your dog

Fall. What do you think of when you hear that delicious word? For many of us, we think of pumpkin spice, cinnamon pine cones burning in the fire, and warm cookies baking in the oven. The markets are filled with pumpkins and baked goods and people everywhere are scouring the internet looking for scrumptious recipes. […]

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Should I give my cat vitamins?

Overdosing with vitamin and mineral supplements has been known to cause severe medical problems in cats. Many pet food companies put a lot of thought into cat foods and all the needed nutrients in a good quality food should be there so is no need to add any extra vitamins or mineral supplements. Just add […]

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Can I give my cat vegetables?

I heard that some fruits and vegetables are good for my dog. Should I give my cat veggies also? Cats are true carnivores, requiring a diet mainly of meat and meat products. Dogs are omnivores, with the ability to exist on a diet of meat and plant products combined. Because cats are carnivorous, veggies are […]

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Does my dog need vegetables?

You need vegetables to maintain a healthy diet, but does your dog? Carbohydrates are needed for the brain, thyroid and liver to function optimally. Vegetables provide dogs with essential nutrients they aren’t likely to get from other sources. Vegetables and greens can also help maintain a good pH balance, which is thrown off by an […]