You know that by-products are bad news and steer clear of fillers—but there’s another, lesser known ingredient that’s been sneaking into certain dog food that you need to beware of. It’s called Carrageenan, and it's extracted from red seaweed. Sounds like it could be healthy, right? But it’s become controversial lately because some studies have
As pet parents, we’re constantly questioning whether health trends in the human world can (and should!) be applied to our pups too. So if the recent increase in the legalization of marijuana—to date, more than half of states in the U.S. have legalized the drug in some form—has got you wondering if cannabis is safe for
One of the most controversial foods when it comes to dogs is corn. And chances are that your pup has probably eaten a lot of it if he’s had commercial pet food. “Corn is a cost and convenience concession,” says Ernie Ward, veterinarian and author of Chow Hounds. But that’s no fault of pet parents: There’s a
While us humans are gorging on sugary Peeps and chocolate bunnies, you can whip up some nutritious treats for your pup to indulge in. Check out the recipes for these healthy, dog-friendly versions of some our Easter favorites—plus a kosher treat, too.
Turkey, peas, and carrots make this treat more nutritious than your stereotypical meatloaf.
For humans, Saint Patrick's Day normally means consuming not-so-healthy things like corned beef hash and green beer (and the pizza that often comes after all that beer.) But we did manage to round up some pretty nutritious green treats for our pups—including some Shamrock-shaped cookies we kinda want to eat, ourselves.
Spinach and green apple biscuits