Dog Food

National Pet Week: 7 Awesome Things You Can Do For Dogs To Say Thanks

(Picture Credit: Getty Images) National Pet Week is celebrated annually during the first full week of May. That’s from May 3rd to the 9th in 2020. It was first started by the American Veterinary Medical Association in 1981 to say thanks to the pets that fill our lives with love, happiness, and companionship. Another goal …

6 Foods to Add Over Your Dog’s Kibble That May Prevent Cancer

1. Blueberries Blueberries help to starve tumor cells and contain an antioxidant compound called ellagic acid, which blocks metabolic pathways that can lead to cancer. Luckily, blueberries are one of the easier fruits to feed your dog since most pups love them! They are also an ingredient in some of the popular freeze-dried toppers for …

6 Foods to Add Over Your Dog’s Kibble That May Prevent Cancer

1. Blueberries Blueberries help to starve tumor cells and contain an antioxidant compound called ellagic acid, which blocks metabolic pathways that can lead to cancer. Luckily, blueberries are one of the easier fruits to feed your dog since most pups love them! They are also an ingredient in some of the popular freeze-dried toppers for …

7 Ways Happy, Healthy™ Topper Can Benefit Senior Dogs

Dog parents with senior dogs have to be extra careful when choosing dog food. Seniors are often pickier, especially with kibble. They need as many health boosts in their diets as possible. Therefore, the same kibble you’ve been feeding your dog his whole life just won’t cut it as he gets older. Luckily, we have …

Here Is An Easy, Affordable Way To Make Kibble Healthier!

Kibble has been the most popular type of dog food for as long as we can remember. The majority of dog parents feed their dogs kibble without even giving it a second thought. However, kibble is actually far from healthy and nutritious. You wouldn’t eat the same low-quality meal every day, so why should your …

Why I Fed My Rescue Dog Ollie For 30 Days

As the assistant editor with iHeartDogs, I think I’m pretty well informed. I’ve read nearly every piece of content that has gone out on our site in the last three years. I’ve read almost every story, article, and recall, and have grown to love dogs more and more for the amazing, loving creatures they are.  …

Oregano Oil for Dogs: What to Know

Recently, studies have shown an increasingly bright light on the potential health benefits of oregano oil for dogs. Oregano oil (or oil of oregano) has anti-bacterial, anti-viral, anti-fungal and anti-parasitic properties. But as with all essential oils, oregano oil for dogs needs to be used properly and carefully, with the emphasis on finding a therapeutic-grade …

13 Popular Dog Foods With a History of Recalls + 2 Ways to Protect Your Pup

Every dog owner fears the day that they find out their dog’s daily food was recalled. Sadly, recalls of dog food are quite common. Below we’ve compiled a list of the most popular dog food brands with large recalls within the last 10 years. Please note this is NOT a complete list of all recalled …

Older Dogs Need More Protein, Not Less. Here’s One Easy Way to Give It.

Some years back, an unfortunate myth began circulating concerning senior dogs and protein. This myth claimed that older dogs were at risk by consuming too much protein. While its possible some dogs with diagnosed kidney disease need to limit their protein, according to recent research and pet nutrition experts, most senior pups would stand to …

I Fed My Rescue Dog Ollie For 30 Days And The Difference It Made Is Incredible

As the assistant editor with iHeartDogs, I think I’m pretty well informed. I’ve read nearly every piece of content that has gone out on our site in the last three years. I’ve read almost every story, article, and recall, and have grown to love dogs more and more for the amazing, loving creatures they are.  …