For 25 points, the answer is menadione bisulfite, which may cause anemia. The question is, what’s Vitamin K in “natural” pet food? For 50 points, the answer is retinyl palmitate, which may cause loss of appetite, irritability or bone changes. The question is, what’s Vitamin A? For 100 points, the answer is ascorbic acid, which… Continue Reading
ogs spend a lot of time eating grass. Have you ever wondered why? Although grass is a green plant that dogs have easy access to, it’s used for decorating lawns, not as a food source. Yet all dogs love to eat grass. Do they somehow know that the chlorophyll found in grass has a… Continue Reading
Dangerous aflatoxins and Mycotoxins are becoming much more prevalent in dog foods, due to recent droughts and mold-laden corn crops.
When it comes to talking about parasites most people cringe – and for a good reason. Parasites are freeloaders; they are like the guests that come to your house uninvited with no intentions of leaving. But parasites are important from an evolutionary point of view and play a large role in the natural selection process…. Continue Reading
Garlic (Allium sativum) has been valued for thousands of years for its medicinal purposes. Five thousand year old Sanskrit and Chinese medical manuscripts describe the benefits of garlic. Today, garlic is grown all over the world and is making a strong comeback as a potent, effective, natural remedy. Garlic is a member of the lily… Continue Reading