Dogs - Feeding Directory
What to feed your dog and when depends on many issues, including your pet's age, breed, and activity level. There is no single diet appropriate for all dogs. There are many different types of dog food and treats; some are just for puppies while others are better for senior dogs. Your veterinarian can help you come up with a nutrition plan that is best for your dog. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about feeding your dog, types of dog food, dog feeding schedules, and more.
Nutritional Needs of Puppies
Learn from WebMD what you need to know about feeding your puppy.
Diabetic Dog: Tips to Manage His Diet
If your dog has diabetes, he can still live a long, healthy life. Learn how to modify his diet.
Foods Your Dog Should Never Eat
WebMD provides a list of foods - some that may surprise you - that can sicken or even kill your dog.
The Facts About Dog Nutrition
WebMD explains which nutrients are important for your dog's health and how to make sure your dog is getting a balanced diet.
What's in Your Dog Food?
Find out how to read a dog food label to make sure you're getting healthy food for your pet.
Healthy Diets for Healthy Dogs
Keep these dos and don’ts in mind when you’re feeding your dog.
Vegetarian and Vegan Diets for Dogs and Cats
WebMD talks to experts about vegetarian or vegan diets for dogs and cats.
Your Pet’s Nutrition Needs
Pet nutrition needs are different from ours. But what are they? A look at the basics of dog and cat nutrition.
Video: Foods Dogs Shouldn’t Eat
Your pooch might want to scarf down any scrap they can get ahold of, but some foods can make them really sick.
WebMD Video: Dog Food Trends
Tips for Cleaning Dog's Teeth
Here are the top things you can do at home to help keep your dog's teeth clean and healthy.
WebMD Video: Best Dog Treats
Slideshows & Images
Slideshow: Foods Your Dog Should Never Eat
WebMD’s slideshow shows you which foods your dog should never eat, including fat trimmings and chocolate.
Slideshow: People Foods Your Dog Can Eat
Does your dog hound you for people food? You can feel good handing out these healthy pooch pleasers.
Slideshow: Smart Choices Feeding Your Dog
Slideshow: Tips for Brushing a Dog’s Teeth
More From WebMD
Dangerous Foods for Dogs, From Will Draper, DVM
What foods might hurt your dog? Listen in to the conversation as our pet community talks with Will Draper, DVM, on WebMD’s “Caring for Your Pet” Community TV.
Best Food for a Puppy
In the WebMD Pet Health Community, Dr. Will Draper discusses the best food for puppies, and the nutrition your puppy needs for health and growth.
Healthy Dogs Guide: Diet and Nutrition Tips
Diet and nutrition tips for a healthy dog.
Is Your Dog or Cat a Picky Eater?
In the WebMD Pet Health Community, Will Draper, DVM, discusses reasons why some dogs and cats are fussy eaters and how to avoid creating a picky pet.