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Love your pet? Help them eat healthy and live their best life with articles and tips from the food and nutrition experts at EatingWell.
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Are Probiotics for Dogs Useful?

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Probiotics for dogs have flooded the market as the importance of "good" gut bacteria becomes clearer. Probiotics are the good kind of bacteria, found naturally in fermented foods like yogurt, kimchi and sauerkraut. There has been lots of promising research around probiotics and humans but is the same true for your four-legged best friend?

Healthy Foods to Avoid Feeding Dogs

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You may slip a bite or two of human food to your pup as a treat, but it's important to keep in mind not everything we eat is safe for dogs.

Healthy Pet Treats to Keep Pets Busy While You're at Work and School All Day

If you've ever had a job working from home or have spent a lot of time home alone, you already know how hard it can be to stay away from the refrigerator. Without the added stimulus of other people to talk to, problem-solve with—or simply to keep you away from the staff fridge—it's easy to fall into bad habits, like snacking all day long.

What Can I Do If My Pet Is Bored?

One of the greatest joys in owning a dog is witnessing how excited he or she gets when you return home from being away for a period of time (even when it's only 10 minutes!). There's nothing better than seeing a whiskered face at the window jumping up and down in anticipation of your arrival—which may make you wonder: Is my dog bored while I'm away from the house? Does he sleep all day, or has he been waiting for me at that window for hours?

Why Does My Cat Eat Weird Things?

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5 Tips for Traveling with Your Dog

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Why Is My Dog Eating Grass, Poop and Sticks?

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