Everything you need to know about dog nutrition, food that your dog can eat, other food that your dog should not eat, nutritious dog food ingredients, common allergens in food, healthy dog food and treat recipes, and what kind of supplements you should (and shouldn’t) include in your dog’s diet.
We’re in the “dog days” of summer! That means these are the HOTTEST days of the year — which makes it more important than ever to help your furry pal stay hydrated. If your pet spends time outside, they’re at risk of overheating… And indoors, their body temperature...read more
Don't you just love this time of year? The days are longer, the weather warms up, and summer's in full swing. And I know your kitty has been enjoying those extra hours to nap in the sun! My cat Miko can’t resist curling up in a sunny spot — especially if he can also...read more
Can dogs eat garlic? Well, the evidence suggests that garlic can hurt both dogs and cats. While you might think it’s a great herb to add to your food – and it’s a staple ingredient in many types of dishes – it appears that garlic is bad for dogs. So no, garlic isn’t...read more
Last Updated: May 31st, 2019 If you’re a dog parent and your pup is feeling sick, you want to do whatever you can to make them feel better. But when your pooch has an upset stomach, for instance, you may want to look for a natural remedy. In these instances, consider...read more
There are quite a few natural foods and whole foods you can share that are good for dogs and their health. And one of those foods just happens to be eggs. So, when you ask yourself, Can dogs eat eggs? you should know, the answer is: yes. Yes, they can. Egg Nutrition...read more
Avocados are known as a human superfood – they’re packed with healthy fats, vitamins, antioxidants, and fiber.1 So, naturally, if there’s a super healthy food that you love, you want to share its benefits with your dog. But, can dogs eat avocado? Many human foods are...read more
What foods are good for dogs? And which ones are bad for dogs? There’s a lot of misinformation out there about which “human foods” are safe to feed to your dog. Today, the question is: Can dogs eat blueberries safely? When it comes to the almighty blueberry, there’s...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
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 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.