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.
Dog Not Eating? Possible Causes and Appetite Solutions
If your dog has a loss of appetite, it could be pickiness, illness, or a number of other reasons. WebMD provides information on causes of appetite loss and treatments for dogs that won’t eat.
Caring for a Newborn Puppy
If the puppy in your care has been separated from his mother, or if the mother dog has rejected her young or cannot produce enough milk, caring for the pup is up to you. WebMD offers tips.
Dog Dehydration and Water Needs
WebMD discusses dehydration and water requirements in dogs. WebMD Keywords: dog drinking a lot of water, dog water needs
Weaning Puppies: What to Do
WebMD discusses the best time and technique for weaning a litter of puppies.
Homemade Dog Food: Cost, Recipe Advice, Nutrition, and Storage
Want to make homemade dog food? Do it right with these tips from pet nutrition experts.
Raw Dog Food: Dietary Concerns, Benefits, and Risks
Experts talk with WebMD about raw food diets for dogs, including the benefits and potential risks.
Caring for a Dog with Food Allergies
WebMD illustrates the signs, symptoms, and triggers for food allergies in dogs to help you treat and care for your canine companion.
Getting Your Canine to Love Dog Food
WebMD explores the most likely reasons your canine prefers human food to kibble. Find out if there’s something you’re doing that’s making your dog a picky eater.
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
WebMD Video: Dog Food Trends
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.
Slideshows & Images
Foods Your Dog Should Never Eat
WebMD’s slideshow shows you which foods your dog should never eat, including fat trimmings and chocolate.
Slideshow: Tips for Brushing a Dog’s Teeth
Slideshow: Smart Choices Feeding Your Dog
People Foods Your Dog Can Eat
Does your dog hound you for people food? You can feel good handing out these healthy pooch pleasers.