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Helpful information about the unique nutritional needs of dogs and cats with certain lifestyles or health challenges.



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    HYDRATION IN PETS: Strategies To Manage Water Balance In Cats And Dogs

    Water is an essential nutrient and is considered the nutrient most critical for survival. Losses in body water of just 10-15% can cause death, with animals able to tolerate much higher fat or protein losses.

    20+ minutes

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    A Novel Approach to Managing Allergies to Cats - Mechanism of Action

    How a novel nutritional approach can help manage cat allergens, allowing allergic cat owners to spend more quality time with their cats.​

    1 min to 5 min

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    Managing the Gut Microbiome

    Diet, a controllable factor that influences the gut microbiome, offers a daily opportunity to contribute to gut health.

    1 min to 5 min

  • Nutrition and Heart Health

    The heart is a vital organ that relies on specific nutrients and a continuous supply of energy to support and maintain a regular rate and rhythm, yet the role of nutrition in pets’ cardiac health is often overlooked.

    6 min to 10 min

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    Hydration in Pets

    Water is vital to health. How much water should pets drink, are there differences between cats and dogs, and how can pets be encouraged to drink?

    6 min to 10 min

  • Nutrition and Urinary Tract Health in Cats

    Feline lower urinary tract diseases (FLUTDs) have a multi-factorial etiology. Diet can play an important role as part of the overall management.

    6 min to 10 min

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    Managing Cat Allergens

    A nutritional approach can neutralize the major cat allergen (Fel d 1) in a cat’s saliva, before it spreads to the environment.

    1 min to 5 min

  • The Role of Diet in Managing Excess Weight

    The Role of Diet in Managing Excess Weight

    A tailored nutritional approach can help overweight or obese pets lose weight.

    1 min to 5 min

  • Understanding Mild Age-Related Cognitive Decline in Dogs and the Role of Diet

    Understanding Mild Age-Related Cognitive Decline in Dogs and the Role of Diet

    Tailored nutrition may help slow the progression and manage the signs of mild age-related cognitive decline in dogs.

    1 min to 5 min