Fat Soluble Vitamins: Conversion Math for Vitamin A, Vitamin D, and Vitamin E

There are four essential fat soluble vitamins that dogs need: Vitamin A, Vitamin D, Vitamin E, and Vitamin K.Of these, vitamins A, D, and E aren’t expressed consistently in mg as vitamin K is. Instead, these vitamins are expressed in various units of measurement...Read More

Essential Fat Soluble Vitamins for Dogs

Essential Fat-Soluble Vitamins for Dogs was updated in January 2020 to add additional details about Fibrous Osteodystrophy to the fat-soluble vitamins for dogs, vitamin D tab.• Fat-soluble vitamins are A, D, E, and K. These vitamins are digested and absorbed using similar mechanisms as...Read More

NRC Nutrient Requirements for Adult Dogs at Maintenance Explained

Click the Arrow to Access the Table of Contents Links • Guide Updated January 30, 2020 Understanding How to Use the GuidelinesThe NRC nutrient requirements for adult dogs guideline provides a floor which is called minimal requirement (MR) or adequate intake (AI), a window,...Read More

Feeding Breeding Dogs • The First Four Weeks of Gestation

Click the Arrow to Access the Table of Contents Links This is part two in a series about feeding breeding dogs for pregnancy and lactationThe Early WeeksWhen you are feeding breeding dogs during the first four weeks of gestation, you do not increase your...Read More
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Appropriate Nutrition for Skeletal Development in Large & Extra-Large Breed Puppies

Click the Arrow to Access the Table of Contents Links Feeding Large & Extra Large Breed PuppiesWhen focusing on nutrition needs of large & extra-large breed puppies, it is important to feed a highly digestible, quality and balanced diet, ensuring the amount of energy...Read More