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Nutrition Center - Treats

9 Ways You Can Be the BEST New Pet Parent on the Block

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Congratulations on your decision to adopt a pet. Here are a few simple tips on how to best prepare yourself, your family, and your home for the new pet.

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5 Must-Read Tips Before Buying a Food-Dispensing Dog Toy

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Dogs love treats, but wouldn't it be great if you could make your dog work a little more for those tasty treats? Food-dispensing (also known as treat-dispensing) dog toys could help you accomplish that goal. Even better, the mental and physical stimulation food-dispensing dog toys provide may decrease the chances your dog develops boredom-related behavior problems — barking and chewing, for example. Before you go out and buy a food-dispensing toy, however, you should consider the following.

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3 Dog Food Mistakes to AVOID

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A few things you DO NOT want to do if you want to keep your dog healthy and well fed.

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8 Questions to Ask Before Giving Your Pet Treats

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If used correctly, pet treats can be a great asset. However, there are important things to consider before offering your cat or dog a treat.

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8 Common Snacks That Will Prompt a Portly Pet

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A small portion of food can almost constitute a meal for your dog or cat. Don't believe us? Here are a few examples.

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nutrition Questions

  • Q: What is a good example of a properly balanced dog food?

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  • Q: What is the difference between manufactured “by” vs. “for” when it comes to my dog’s food?

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  • Q: How do I know if I am feeding my dog a properly balanced diet?

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