Diet & Nutrition for Dogs

A nutritious, balanced diet is essential to keeping your dog healthy. Learn what you should be feeding your dog at every stage of its life.

Dog Food

Dog Food Basics: Dry vs. Wet, Diet and Natural Foods
Everything you need to know to choose the right food for your dog.

Tips for Feeding Your Adult Dog
How often, how much? What you need to know to keep your adult dog healthy and fit.

Should You Make Your Own Dog Food?
Experts weigh in on homemade dog food. Is it a healthy option for your dog?

What's New: Dog Vitamins and Supplements
Pet nutrition experts offer their take on supplements and vitamins for dogs.

Raw Food Diet: How It Works
Get the facts about raw food diets for dogs.

How Much Should Your Dog Drink?
Why adequate water is key to good health for your dog.

Dog Nutrition for a Healthier Coat
Nutrition tips to give your dog a shiny coat and healthy skin.

Feeding Issues

Truth About Chocolate – for Dogs
Is chocolate a serious health threat? Vets weigh in.

Feeding Senior and Diabetic Dogs
These dogs have special dietary concerns. Here's what you should know.

Food Allergies in Dogs: Myths and Facts
Could your dog have a food allergy? How to tell and what to do.

Dog a Picky Eater? What to Do
Why your dog may turn his nose up at certain foods, and how to get him back on track.

So Your Dog Won't Eat: Should You Worry?
When loss of interest in food is a cause for concern.

Obesity

How to Put Your Pooch on a Diet
Experts offer tips for helping your dog shed excess weight.

Exercising With Your Dog
How to get your dog into an exercise routine you'll both enjoy.