Dog Health & Nutrition
Addressing the Concerns around Bacteria when feeding Raw Dog Food
There are many people who have concerns that raw feeding with raw dog food products is an unhygienic practise that will introduce harmful bacteria to both them and their dogs. While it is no secret that there are potentially harmful bacteria in any meat used for a raw food diet, the risks are negligible as […]
Can I feed a mixture of raw and dry?
No. The digestive process for raw food and dry food is completely different. Raw food is digested within 4-6 hours whereas dry food takes between 12-18 hours. Feeding a mix of raw and dry food puts an unnecessary strain on a dog’s internal organs and can leave the system vulnerable to bacteria and parasites. Unless […]
My dog suffers from allergies. Is raw suitable for him/her?
Why Dogs Itch and What to Do Why is your dog itching and what can you do about it? This useful guide to why dogs itch and what to do from Dr Nick Thompson should help. https://www.prodograw.com/why-dogs-itch-and-what-to-do/ Raw food and optimal gut health help all body systems; the immune, nervous, digestive and skin systems require […]
My dog is overweight (fat), how can I help him?
Obesity in dogs is becoming a problem in the UK. Your dog will maintain a healthy weight if he has plenty of exercise and good nutritional food. Do not overfeed him. Avoid giving him carbohydrates such as rice, maize and potato as these are easily metabolised and stored as fat. ProDog Raw does not contain […]
Can raw food give my dog worms?
If you are buying your raw food from a reputable manufacturer that uses human-grade meat then there is absolutely no reason why your dog should contract any sort of parasite from a raw diet. ProDog Raw are DEFRA approved and only use premium quality, human-grade meat. Feeding meat that is infected with parasite eggs is […]