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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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The Best Vegetables for Dogs and Cats

Submitted by admin on Wed, 12/26/2018 - 12:42

The average dog owner spends $65 on dog treats each year, yet the healthiest and least expensive treats for your pet could already be in your fridge! Many vegetables and fruits can provide a perfect chewy crunch. Especially in light of the recent rawhide recalls, asparagus spears and celery stalks are great chew-toy alternatives for dogs. Yes, really! You might need to give it a few tries if your dog is new to produce. Any crunchy or chewy vegetable can also spark a cat’s interest.

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?

Submitted by admin on Mon, 06/11/2018 - 15:37
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5 Tips for Traveling with Your Dog

Submitted by admin on Mon, 06/11/2018 - 13:07
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