Dog Health Wellness

The Complete Guide to Dog Allergies

The Complete Guide to Dog Allergies

Just like humans, dogs can also suffer from allergies. Fortunately for you, we have a comprehensive informational guide to show you everything that you would need to know about allergies in the canine species. 

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Dog Diarrhea: Causes and Treatments

Dog Diarrhea: Causes and Treatments

It can be frustrating and scary when you see some abnormal bowel movements from your dog. Even though diarrhea is often prevalent amongst the canine species, there are some cases where it requires special attention. 

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Can Dogs Eat Sweet Potatoes?

4 Reasons You Should Be Feeding Your Dog Sweet Potatoes

Sometimes mistaken for a yam, this starchy root vegetable is packed with nutritional benefits for our beloved pups. You will find sweet potatoes added to many dog foods and treats because they are a healthy source of complex carbohydrates and are gentle on the digestive system.

Here are 4 reasons why we love them:

A wealth of minerals.

Sweet potatoes are packed with vital minerals including potassium, manganese, and magnesium. Potassium is key in preserving nerve transmissions and muscle function. This super food also contains calcium, iron, zinc, Vitamins B6 and Vitamin C.

Beta-Carotene magic.

Ever wonder why this vegetable has hues of purple? That's the beta-carotene magic. This powerful antioxidant gives sweet potatoes their yellow, orange, and sometimes purple coloring. After eating a sweet potato, the beta-carotene converts to Vitamin A in the body. Pretty cool, huh?

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