Home Made Dog Food – a Simple Step Towards Better Health for Your Dog
Have you thought about home made dog food as a better way to feed your dog? There are arguments for and against. In my view, the pros far outweigh the cons with only one possible exception – for some people, the idea is impractical (i.e. too hard). I will come back to this later.
The first difficulty lies in knowing what to feed. The short answer is: animal protein (meat, fish, poultry, eggs, dairy products), vegetables, cooked whole grains and fresh fruit.
Secondly, we assume that it must be very expensive to feed a dog on such ingredients. In my experience, this is not so. Our dogs do not need the best cuts of meat; chicken necks, mutton flaps, stewing chops, brisket or shin of beef will do them fine. If you have a deep freezer and can buy meat in bulk lots it can work out to be very cheap. Fruit and vegetables in