Tips for Feeding Dogs

Whether you need to know when to switch from puppy to adult food or you’re wondering how often you should feed your dog, we’ve got the answers. Explore our feeding dog articles to get advice from our experts.

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AAFCO Approved Dog Food Explained
AAFCO Approved Dog Food Explained
Contrary to popular belief, AAFCO does not approve or regulate dog food. Learn more about the role of AAFCO and their dog food nutrient profiles here.
Benefits of Turmeric for Dogs
Benefits of Turmeric for Dogs
Turmeric is a great anti-inflammatory, which can be beneficial to dogs with certain ailments. Learn when you should consider giving your dog turmeric supplements.
Changing Dog Food: How to Switch Dog Food
Changing Dog Food: How to Switch Dog Food
Switching dog food should be a gradual process. Whether you're switching from puppy to adult food, or to an option that better meets your dog’s needs, our experts can guide you through the process of changing your dog’s food.
Dog Food Comparison
Dog Food Comparison
The number of dog food products on the shelves makes choosing one an overwhelming task. Our dog food comparison article shows you how to narrow down your options in three simple steps to help give your dog the best.
Wet Dog Food Feeding Tips
Wet Dog Food Feeding Tips
Find helpful wet dog feeding tips including how much you should feed, how often to feed it and how to mix wet dog food with dry.
Dog Feeding Chart: How Much Should I Feed My Dog?
Dog Feeding Chart: How Much Should I Feed My Dog?
How much food should you feed your dog? Purina has a helpful dog feeding chart to help you determine how much your dog should eat. Feeding your dog the right amount of food each day helps ensure he gets the nutrition he needs.
How to Feed a Large Breed Dog
How to Feed a Large Breed Dog
Choosing the best food for and determining how to feed a large breed dog can be difficult. Your large breed dog may have a mammoth appetite, but is bigger always better when it comes to meals for your canine?
Is Rawhide Bad for Dogs?
Is Rawhide Bad for Dogs?
Dogs love to chew. So as owners research appropriate ways to channel this behaviour, they may wonder, "Are rawhide bones bad for dogs?" Some are. But you can find rawhides that are healthy for your dog. Keep reading to learn what to look for in rawhide for your dog.
Dog Won’t Eat Dry Food
Dog Won’t Eat Dry Food
For many owners, it can seem like their dogs are bottomless pits — always hungry and always ready for more — but some dogs just don't have much of an appetite, particularly when it comes to dry food.
What to Feed a Small Dog
What to Feed a Small Dog
While every dog has unique needs, some dogs can benefit from foods specially formulated for their breed size. If you have a toy dog or a small dog, you may be interested in feeding him a dog food for small breeds.
Dog Feeding Guide
Dog Feeding Guide
If you're wondering "How much food should I feed my dog?" you're not alone. How much to feed your dog and what food to choose are common questions from dog owners, and it's important to have an understanding of how to feed your dog for their best health. Learn more about best practices and tips in this dog feeding guide.
How to Transition Your Dog to a New Food
How to Transition Your Dog to a New Food
If you're introducing your puppy to an adult dog food, or just trying a new food altogether – be sure to follow the following guidelines for a healthy transition.