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Why You Should Try Krill Oil for Dogs

5 monthes ago   |   By Best Bully Sticks

Krill are small shrimp-like crustaceans that travel the ocean in large swarms. They're popular food for whales and other sea creatures but that's not all.
When made into krill oil, they're a highly beneficial supplement for dogs and have similar benefits to fish oil.
What is krill oil?
Krill oil is an extract made from krill. They're rich with omega-3s, especially docosahexaenoic acid and eicosapentaenoic .
Omega-3s are well-known for their many health benefits that help the heart, kidney, brain, eyes, skin, coat, and joints. The omega-3s in krill oil could be more beneficial for dogs than...
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Beware: What to Avoid in Dog Treats & Dog Food

Beware: What to Avoid in Dog Treats & Dog Food

5 monthes ago   |   By Best Bully Sticks

For most dogs, mealtime is the best time of the day.
And yet, food is something our pets have little control over. Dog owners have a responsibility to feed their pups food that will keep them going-but what if your dog food is doing more harm than good?
To keep your pet healthy, make sure you do your research on dog treats and dog food. Here are three things to watch for-and if you ever have any questions, talk to your vet.
Artificial vs. natural preservatives
You need preservatives to keep dog treats and dog food fresh. However, not all preservatives are created equal. Artificial...
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