For everyone who wants to be their dog's best friend . . . Love, Dog is the trusted resource to help you make the best choices for your dog's wellbeing . . . Listen to Episode 7 with neuroscientist Dr. Kathy Murphy on your favorite podcast app or click on the podcast button below. . . . Welcome to our podcast sponsors, Fig & Tyler! and Wonder Walker harnesses!
For everyone who wants to be their dog's best friend . . . Love, Dog is the trusted resource to help you make the best choices for your dog's wellbeing . . . Listen to Episode 7 with neuroscientist Dr. Kathy Murphy on your favorite podcast app or click on the podcast button below. . . . Welcome to our podcast sponsors, Fig & Tyler! and Wonder Walker harnesses!
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In our latest podcast episode, #9, Drew and I take the deep dive into brain development with neuroscientist Kathy Murphy. She explains how dogs’ brains develop throughout their lives starting in puppyhood. It’s a really big deal because if you understand some of the basics and get things right in puppyhood, you'll set the dog up for success! That means a happier dog, and a lot more joy from your companionship.

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The good news when it comes to dog nutrition is that if you enjoy feeding your dog human food, there’s a bounty of good, safe, nutritious food you can feel good about the pup eating. However, there are foods you definitely want to avoid altogether, and others you want to be careful with.

When it comes to human food, there are the ones we all know about — the definite no-no’s — like chocolate. You can add salty foods, grapes & raisins, and even avocado to the do-not-feed-to-Fido list. And there are others you’ll want to think twice about. If you’ve been feeding your dog certain foods, seemingly without any trouble, it’s possible that problems are brewing which will emerge in the future. Lastly, the raw food diet craze remains a controversial topic, but the article linked here offers some good advice on that front too.

Read the full article and learn more in DogTime.

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