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Not All Proteins Are Created Equal

Overview of a Pet Food Proteins Dogs and cats are carnivores, which means that they are meant to eat a diet high in protein. However, when it comes to pet food, all protein sources are not created equal. This means...

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Fruits and Vegetables in Pet Food

When evaluating a pet food, the macronutrient profiles – protein, fat, and carbohydrates -- are three of the most important factors in determining the suitability of the food for your pet.  Still, there are other thin...

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Nutrients vs. Ingredients: What Makes Pet Food Healthy

By the time you read this article, I bet the pet food industry has already trained you to think that ingredients are the most important thing to consider when choosing a new pet food. Right?  Pet store salespeople, pe...