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Heart Healthy Dog Food: Updated FDA Findings on DCM & Heart Disease

We know that eating a healthy, balanced diet is key to keeping ourselves and our dogs healthy. But what if the very foods that we thought were healthy for our dogs were, in fact, increasing their risk of canine dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) and heart disease?  Recent updates from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

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Hydration Awareness: Tips to Avoid Doggie Dehydration & Heat Stroke | Pet Plate

Hydration Awareness: Tips to Avoid Doggie Dehydration & Heat Stroke July is National Pet Hydration Month, and for good reason: it’s right in the center of the boiling hot summer, when heat stroke is of primary concern. But ensuring your dog gets enough water is always important.  Unsurprisingly, the reasons dogs need water are the

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Weight Management for Dogs: What to Know About Your Food Choices, Portions & More

Pet parents, listen up! Caring for your pup means more than just grabbing whatever store-bought dog food is on sale and hoping for the best. What, when, and how you’re feeding your dog matters. In this article, we’ll go through everything you need to know about helping your dog manage their weight, as well as

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