nutrition conversations


Tips and tools for effective nutrition conversations with case scenario examples.

Nutrition Conversation Tips

Engaging Clients Regarding Grain-Free Diets

Clients often choose pet foods based on the ingredients they contain, or DON’T contain. One example is grain. How can we address a client’s concerns that grains in pet foods are somehow bad? 

  • Your client is concerned about grains in pet food. What’s the best way to discuss?
  • Using the process of elimination to determine true allergies


To Share With Pet Owner:

Grains in Pet Foods

Grains provide valuable nutrients, but pet owners may believe that grains are “fillers” or that they may be a source of food allergies.

View Hot Topic 6 min to 10 min

Gluten in Pet Food

Gluten-free diets are increasingly popular in human nutrition and this in turn can influence pet food decisions. What exactly is gluten and why is it found in pet food?

View Hot Topic 6 min to 10 min