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Foods that Prevent & Combat cancer by DNM

February 13, 2018 // Canine, Chronic Illness Management
cancer fighting foods
The National Cancer Institute says emphatically that many cancers can be prevented by making appropriate lifestyle changes. In fact, National Cancer Institute studies show that 35 percent of all human cancers can be attributed to dietary imbalances. An estimated 80 to 90 percent of all cancers are preventable by lifestyle choices.
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Making your own Fermented Vegies for dogs

February 10, 2018 // Recipes
homemade fermented vegies
We puree vegetables for dogs to break down the cellular wall so that they can absorb the nutrients; but are our dogs really benefiting from pureed vegetables?  It's a lot of work only for our dogs to poop the food out, right?
On the other hand, when we ferment the vegetables, we're creating a food that closely resembles the stomach contents of prey.  
EASY TO DIGEST:  Fermented foods are easier to digest and don't make the gut work hard to break down and absorb the nutrients in the food.
PROBIOTICS:  Fermented foods provide healthy, natural probiotics for gut health.  And because this is a natural source of probiotics, it may replace commercial supplements for many dogs, saving us money.
BETTER IMMUNE SYSTEM: Fermented foods help improve gut health, which frees up the immune system can do its job; helping to decrease allergies and inflammation.  Healthy gut, healthy dog!
ANTIOXIDANTS FIGHT CANCER:  Fermented vegetables are an excellent source of fiber, antioxidants, and phytonutrients (a substance found in many plants that supports good health and prevents disease).

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Rotate! Rotate! Rotate!

January 17, 2018 // Canine
rotate
If you’ve ever been in our stores you probably know we’re a fan of “rotating” here.
Experts agree that the ideal diet plan rotates flavors, formulas, brands & forms .
The idea of rotating is based on the simple premise that more variety will provide better overall health and well-being for your pet. 
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CBD for your Dog (cannabidiol)

January 10, 2018 // Canine
CBD
There’s a popular medicinal sunstance you can give your dog these days …
… and it’s called cannabis
BUT it isn't from marijuana, it's from the non-psychedelic sister plant: hemp. 
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Pumpkin Dog Cookie Recipe

December 11, 2017 // Recipes
Pumpkin cookies
Ingredients:
  • 2 1/2 cups brown rice flour
  • 2 tbs flax seed
  • 2 extra large eggs, lightly beaten
  • 3/4 cup canned pumpkin puree (not the spiced kind used for pies)
  • 1/4 cup cold water or enough to make the dough stick
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