Feeding Fido

Proper nutrition for your dog is critical for a long and healthy life -- here's what you need to know to keep your dog hale and hearty.
Signs of a Healthy Diet

Look for these outward signs to feel confident that your dog is benefiting from her nutritional regimen:

Each dog should have his
or her own food bowl.

  • shiny coat
  • no dry and flaky skin
  • good appetite
  • no fluctuation in weight -- either gain or loss
  • stools of the proper consistency
  • no different or stronger odor from waste
  • a normal level of energy and activity.

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