The Big Question in Pet Nutrition: Can My Pet be Vegetarian/Vegan?

pet nutritionIt’s been well documented that a plant-based diet is healthier for humans. Many veterinarians and veterinary professionals are vegan or vegetarian for health, environmental, or animal cruelty reasons. Could this also be a good approach to pet nutrition? The Pet Experts at Wheaton Animal Hospital are exploring vegetarian and vegan diets to learn if our pets can benefit as much as we do.

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Great Snacks! Try our DIY Summer Dog Treats

Dog And A Red PopsicleCrunchy, crispy, salty, or sweet…the truth is, we love snacks. Entire aisles at the supermarket are devoted to our cravings, but a tasty morsel between meals is not an exclusively human desire. Your intelligent pooch also comes equipped with an appreciation for all manners of “snackery.”

Unfortunately, many commercial products are loaded with extra calories. However, there are numerous ways to prepare delicious summer dog treats at home. Join us as we peruse all the ways you can satisfy your pup’s cravings – and keep him or her in tip-top shape. Continue…