Feeding Breeding Dogs • Article being updated at Breeders' requests to include more details and math examples about calculating the caloric increase during lactation. Scheduled for republish January 2020.
Updated 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 dietary lipids. The metabolites are...Read More
The Gut Immunity ScienceThe gastrointestinal tract, or gut, is the largest immune organ in a dog's body. The gut receives and then transports, and absorbs or prepares to eliminate what enters it. Because the gut is open to the environment with Epithelial cells as...Read More
of Gestation 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 dam's food during this time. You do want...Read More