How can I add fiber to my dog's diet?

Answer While fiber is not essential to a dog's diet, Drs. Race Foster and Marty Smith, DVMs of Foster-Smith Animal Hospital, suggest adding fiber to your dog's diet to improve colon health and help with w... Read More »

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How to Add Fiber to a Dog's Diet?

The main reasons for adding fiber to a dog's diet are to encourage regular bowel movements, alleviate constipation and to help dogs lose weight by creating a greater sense of fullness in the stomac... Read More »

Why is fiber important to your diet?

Answer It fills you up and it cleans you out.

How can I add more fiber to my dog's diet?

Pets can sometimes have finicky dietary needs. If not done gradually, changes in diet can result in nausea or bloating and dogs are particularly sensitive to what goes into their food. Dogs can so... Read More »

How much fiber do I need in my diet?

Eating enough fiber helps prevent constipation, controls your blood sugar and lowers cholesterol. The USDA recommends that adult women under age 50 consume 25 grams of fiber in their daily diet. Ad... Read More »