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Glutenvrije hondensnacks zijn lekker én gezond

We zien het steeds vaker: honden met een allergie of intolerantie voor gluten. Heeft jouw hond last van jeuk, schilfers of diarree? Grote kans dat je trouwe viervoeter slecht reageert op de eiwitten waaruit de gluten zijn opgebouwd. Gelukkig zijn deze symptomen te verminderen door glutenvrije hondensnacks en -voeding aan te bieden aan je hond. Wist je dat de snacks van BestBuddy altijd vrij zijn van gluten?

Gebitsverzorging

Gebitsverzorging is belangrijk voor je hond. In de maand februari wordt hier door veel dierenartsen extra aandacht aan besteed. Wat kan je zelf doen om gebitsproblemen bij je hond te voorkomen? Net als mensen kunnen honden ook last van tandplak en tandsteen hebben. Honden hebben niet snel last van gaatjes op het kauwvlak van hun tanden en kiezen, maar kunnen wel geïrriteerd tandvlees of zelfs ontstekingen ontwikkelen als er geen aandacht wordt besteed aan hun gebit. De kans op gebitsproblemen neemt duidelijk toe naar mate je hond ouder wordt, maar vanaf een jaar of 3 komt tandsteenvorming bij honden al...

Puppies and food

If you want to teach your dog something, you can do it on the basis of rewarding good behavior and punishing unwanted behavior. Fortunately, the vast majority of people nowadays opt for rewarding good behavior. You say with it: I like what you are doing now and it gives you an advantage. The reward can be very diverse: you can reward with attention and voice, with a pat or hug, with a short game and you can also give a treat. Whatever reward you choose, it is important that your dog sees your response as a reward. It...

Chewing

A dog's teeth are made to tear meat and crack bones. The dog needs to chew food to make the pieces small enough to be swallowed, the first real digestion of the food begins in the stomach. Saliva allows for easy passage through the esophagus.

Mono Protein

Mono Protein - All animal proteins from 1 animal species You hear more and more that animals react sensitively to food. Dog owners sometimes tell us that their dog may only have duck meat or, for example, absolutely no beef or chicken meat. These owners have already learned to turn each package and look at the ingredients of the food and snacks. What is written in large letters on the front of the packaging is sometimes only a small part of the snack, supplemented with other - often cheaper - ingredients. For example, it is legally required to include in a snack on which ...

Natural ingredients

What do natural ingredients say about how healthy a product is? The answer to this question is: a lot, but not everything. In general, food as it occurs in nature is seen as healthy. This involves looking at what the diet of an animal in nature would be. The products that go with this are seen as natural, healthy food. But not everything from nature is healthy. For example, fruits from plants in the nightshade family (unripe tomatoes, bell pepper, eggplant, raw potato) are not healthy for dogs and seeds from fruit can be downright poisonous. Often it is ...