Congratulation on owning a sweet puppy for you!!! Now you are the owner of a dog whose entire responsibility is on you. Taking care of the puppy, feeding him, bathing, playing has to be done all by you now.
Being a new owner, obviously it is tough to know which food is best for your dog. We all know about various brands of dog foods available in the market. But not all of them are suitable for every breed. You need to know basics about choosing the dog foods. Check out some of the basic information about the dog foods and myths about them.
Why dog food should be preferred one?
Often we are known to the ready-made foods available in market for the dogs. These foods are nutrient rich which provide the entire essential nutrient for them. Vetenary specialists checked them and then made available in market. So provide your pet with healthy treats which are also loved by them. Most importantly they are appropriate for the digestive system of the dog and help to provide what their body need.
Check the nutritional requirement of your dog
Not every breed or dogs have same nutritional need. They vary on basis of many factors. It is not possible for common or new owners to know what the exact need is. Hence it is very important to take the suggestion of the physician of your dog and then decide the amount or the brand of the dog food. Even the nutritional requirements of various dogs are available over online. Check them out and get a guide about it.
Myth about the dog food
A common myth about the dog food is that any quality dog food can be suitable. But there are many dogs that can develop the grain allergies. So for them you need to choose the dog food which is grain free. Find the grain free dog food over the online store. Ask your veterinian about the same to know what is best for your pet.
Know how to read label of dog food
Reading the label of the dog food before providing them is very essential. It gives a knowledge about the nutritional facts that is provided in the food. Read these things and find them on the package of the food:
- Name of the product
- Net weight
- Manufacturer details
- List of all ingredients provided in the food and in how much amount
- Intended species of animals
- Feeding guideline
- Any instruction about feeding
- Check out for any warnings.
Don’t ignore them as they can help in giving proper guide about food