Are you a pet lover?
If yes, then it would be a great shock for you to know about some stunning and depressing facts.
Leave synthetic diet:
As I have collected some data till September 24, 2013, more than three thousand six hundred dogs were reported sick and the reason was jerky pet treat brought from China and 580 of these were died. The dog food available in market may or may not be good for your pet. You must know that we human also used to live on natural diets, till artificiality had not stepped in our life. When your pets are important to you then you must take care they also live on same concept. As artificiality is spoiling our life so is of dogs too. They should be kept on more natural diet, so that they can live a healthy life.
Don’t stuff your dog:
If they will not grow naturally and will be given unnatural diet then they can be lazy and their hormones will not grow. Preservatives and antibiotics can make their life hell and they will not respond at your beck and call. They should be allowed to breathe in fresh air and should be taken to walk in green surroundings, which will make them rough and tough. I do remember a story of a lady and a doctor, who used to pamper her pet so much and used to give the dog over diet that it resulted in making dog sick. So giving too much food can make the pet obsessed.
Hygiene an important fact:
However sanitization if the food is another fact, which should not be ignored. As while giving food the plates and pet utensils should be cleaned properly and must not be re-used without cleaning them.
The most essential dog food supplement is calcium, which is must to provide them because it makes their bones strong, egg shells can supply better calcium diet for them.
Calcium and phosphorus being essential vitamins, minimum and in the growth age of a pet dog you need to provide him 1.0 to 1.8 percent of phosphorus and 0.8 percent to 0.16 percent calcium. Similarly when the dog grows and is in the situation of re- producing then he/she needs 0.8 percent to 0.15 and phosphorus 0.6 to 1.2 percent. There are plethora of food in which you can get the required quantity of calcium and phosphorus. Adult non producing dog needs calcium from 0.5 to 0.9 and phosphorus 0.4 to 0.8 percent.
They can also be provided meat, which is no doubt their favorite food too, you must see that the blood stains are still there and the meat is fresh. Seeds, normal natural fruits are very good for the dogs. There are so many home made things which are useful for pets but they should not have added preservatives to them. Fat is not much recommended to the pets as to the humans but sled dogs are provided food, which contains more fat. Carbohyderates are such essential foods, which must not be ignored.
Chocolates, garlic, onions, raisins, tomatoes and avocado should not be provided to the pets.
It was just an overview of the problem for making you aware about the value of natural diet, still before giving anything to your pet, it would be better to consult a veterinary or pet doctor, who can suggest you better about the home recipes and supplements. As it would be really dangerous to experiment with your pet, as you love him a lot.
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