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The Healthy Dog Blog

Science-based research about dog nutrition.

Soft dry dog food: Should senior dogs with bad teeth eat it?

Soft dry dog food: Should senior dogs with bad teeth eat it?

If you have an older dog, you may be witnessing a decline in their dental health. Soft dry dog food is commonly recommended to dogs who can no longer chew dry kibble. In this article, we will explore the facts around soft dry dog food and what ingredients it should contain to keep your companion healthy as they age. What is soft dry dog food? Soft dry dog food is a unique type of dog food that's chewy in texture and does not need to be refrigerated. This style of dog food has the look and feel of fresh food, while maintaing the long shelf life of kibble. This...

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How Much Coconut Oil for Dogs? Science-Based Daily Dosages

How Much Coconut Oil for Dogs? Science-Based Daily Dosages

Want to know how much coconut oil your dog should eat daily? We've summarized proper dosages based on the latest research and studies.

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5 Science-Based Benefits of Coconut Oil for Dogs - The Facts

5 Science-Based Benefits of Coconut Oil for Dogs - The Facts

There's currently a divide in the pet nutrition community about the health benefits of coconut oil for dogs. We've summarized the latest research and studies.

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Is Rosemary Good for Dogs? Science-Backed Answer

Is Rosemary Good for Dogs? Science-Backed Answer

Rosemary extract is a common ingredient found in many dog foods, especially as food producers look to use clean and natural ingredients. However, there is a debate online regarding whether rosemary—in its plant, oil and extract form—is safe for dogs to consume. We decided to research this topic after noticing a handful of articles that claim rosemary is neurotoxic for dogs. None of those articles included links to research supporting their claims. We went ahead and did our own research to confirm whether or not rosemary is safe for dogs to eat daily. Our analysis provides links to NIH studies, which are considered the most reputable source of scientific information on the...

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Intermittent Fasting for Dogs: Benefits and How It Works

Intermittent Fasting for Dogs: Benefits and How It Works

Just like for humans, the latest scientific research shows that dogs may benefit from intermittent fasting (IF). It may even extend your dog's life. Research shows that intermittent fasting is a way to manage your dog's body weight and prevent (or even reverse) some types of disease.

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