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Types of holistic dog food

Holistic dog food is often a desirable alternative to dog owners who are concerned about the quality of the ingredients in popular commercial dog food. The holistic dog food alternatives include manufactured natural dog food and homemade dog food.

Some dog food manufacturers make holistic dog food that contains natural ingredients. The significant difference between holistic dog food and most commercial dog foods is the quality of the ingredients.

Though animal byproducts are often the animal protein source in commercial dog food, animal byproducts are not usually included in holistic dog food. Animal byproducts are meat pieces that are not suitable for human consumption. Some holistic dog foods use only human-grade ingredients. Holistic dog food may have vitamins, minerals, and anti-oxidants added.

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All natural dog food

Dog food that contains natural or organic ingredients is often marketed as all natural dog food. Having all natural ingredients does not automatically make dog food healthy for dogs. Therefore, this phrase is sometimes misleading.

Commercial dog foods typically use artificial colors, artificial flavoring, and preservatives. Several small dog food manufacturers produce natural dog food that does not contain these artificial ingredients.

If the dog food is described in this way, it does not guarantee that the dog food is the healthiest dog food. A dog food that consists largely of natural corn or grain products could be considered all natural, but not healthy for dogs. The healthiest dog food is a meat-based dog food.

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Gentle leader training collar - How, why and when to use it safely and effectively

Recently there has been an increase in popularity in using a head collar for dog training because it has been found that head collars would give you the better control over your dog. The two most popular head collars available in the market are the Halti Training Collar and the Gentle Leader Training Collar.

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Dog training collar - Using it to train your dog safely and effectively

Dog training choke collars also known as choke chains, slip collar, correction collars or training collars are one of the most common collars use for dog obedience training and leash manners. Listed below are some of the common rules to take note while using the dog choke collar.

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A guide to buying good dog toys that can teach your dog good behavior

With the increasing variety and choices available in the market, choosing and buying dog toys can be a daunting task. There are so many types, sizes and shapes to choose from, one, would not know where and how to start from.

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Dog behavioral problems - How to understand and solve them

There may come a time when your dog seems to act out of character. This may happen even when he has been with the family for some period of time, although this may be more noticeable in dogs that have just joined your family. This signals to you that your dog needs some retraining to help him adjust to a behavior that allows him to be the healthy, happy dog he wants to be.

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