Most dogs will eat just about anything in front of them, which means it’s up to their human companions to discern between what is healthy dog food and what is not. Read on to learn about some DIY recipes, what dogs can eat, what dogs can’t eat, nutritious dog food ingredients, and more.
These days, finding healthy foods for your family is easier than ever. With an abundance of farmers markets, the farm-to-table movement, and an overall desire to know where your food comes from, it is no surprise that people want to make sure their dogs, too, are...read more
Do you ever stop and think about how bland and boring your pooch’s diet is on a day-to-day basis? Imagine having the same processed, dry food every day for every meal. There’s no way you’d allow that to happen, and a lot of dog owners feel the same way. This is why...read more
Does your dog not seem as excited as they used to when you grab the store-bought treat pouch? It might just be that they’re bored with the same old treats. If this sounds like your dog, it might be time to explore homemade dog treats. Cooking up treats for your dog is...read more
Spoiling your dog with a special treat that’s also healthy for them doesn’t need to be difficult. Rather than scour the pet store for nutritious treats and take a chance that your dog won’t like them, why not make your pup some homemade pumpkin dog treats? Pumpkin is...read more
Can dogs eat grapes? Are raisins bad for dogs? The answer’s an easy one: no. It’s something every dog owner should know — dogs and grapes are not compatible. But, why are grapes bad for dogs? Well, basically, grapes and raisins are extremely toxic to your four-legged...read more
Wanting what’s best for your dog—and keeping them happy—don’t always go hand in hand. If that was the case, every dog treat you’ve ever given your pup would be delicious and good for them. But the fact is, a lot of store-bought dog treats aren’t the healthiest option...read more
Turmeric, a spice found in many kitchen cabinets might show potential in not only helping improve human health but canine health as well. Many researchers are looking into turmeric for dogs to see how it might help them deal with several different types of health...read more
Dogs have gas. It’s just part of having a pet. You can be sitting on your couch one night and all of a sudden get a whiff that brings tears to your eyes. While this is, of course, natural, if a dog has excessive gas, you’ll want to do something about it. Here are some...read more
Digestive problems are no fun for humans or dogs. When your dog has a problem associated with the digestive tract, they’re going to be miserable – just like you would be. What can you do, as an owner, to help your pup? The simple answer: give your dog probiotics....read more
Dogs are one of the most popular household pets in America. With their loving, loyal, and unique personalities, there’s no question how they earned the title of man (and woman’s) best friend! Whether you’ve been around dogs your entire life, you’re a first-time owner, or just want to learn more about this amazing animal, the Dr. Marty Dog Blog is here to help.
The Dr. Marty Pets Dog Blog aims to address all your questions, concerns, and curiosities about dogs. It’s important for dog owners to be well-informed about their companions, and to have a go-to source to answer any questions that arise. That’s what the Dr. Marty Dog Blog is here for! In the blog, you’ll find answers to your questions, as well as questions you didn’t even know you had. From topics such as basic dog care, dog grooming, what can dogs eat, most energetic breeds, best dogs for first time owners, common dog health conditions, and so much more, the Dr. Marty Dog Blog covers all things dog.