What Is a Low-Sodium Dog Food?


Just like their pet parents, some dogs may need a low-sodium diet. In fact, “Overall, dogs need proportionately less sodium than we do,” says Dr. Jon Nauss, medical director at the Irvine Valley Veterinary Hospital Primary Care & Integrative Medicine in California. What is low-sodium dog food? Many low-sodium dog foods are not specifically labeled […]

Thanksgiving for Dogs: What They Can and Can’t Eat


Trupanion, the leader in medical insurance for pets, is reminding pet owners that not only can some thanksgiving foods be toxic to your pet, table scraps and extra treats can add up quickly. According to veterinarian, Dr. Sarah Nold, two of the main risks of feeding human food to dogs— aside from toxicity with certain […]