Natural Sunscreen Foods for Dogs (Infographic)

Dogs can suffer from sunburns and skin damage just like humans can. Some foods and natural supplements offer properties that help protect your dog (and you) from the sun and its damaging effects. Including more natural sunscreen foods in your dog’s diet is a convenient way to protect them from the merciless rays of Summer.

Q&A: The Role of Vitamin B12 in Natural Pet Nutrition ©

We received the following e-mail from Josette Amirault in Quebec, Canada. She has graciously agreed to allow us to publish her question and our answer here. Since Vitamin B12 is an essential nutrient in natural pet nutrition, we have provided additional information about its role, natural sources and symptoms of deficiency.

Myrtle (Myrtus communis) for Dogs

I received an e-mail last week asking about the benefits of Myrtle (Myrtus communis) for dogs.  The writer was considering Natural Defense  dog treats (or ‘oral health snacks’, as they call them), which contain this herb for its dental benefits.  I decided to post my reply on the All Natural Pet Care blog in the […]

Blackwood Pet Food Raises the Bar ©

We’ve come a long way from the days of squinting at fine print and wondering why we can’t pronounce half of the ingredients in pet food, let alone understand them. Educated pet parents are demanding more from products and it’s quickly graduating from demand to expectation. A few pet food companies will never get it.  […]