Some low-quality cat litters contain crystalline silica dust.  Crystalline silica can may accumulate in your cat’s lungs, resulting in silicosis.

Some nutrients are lost due to heat and high pressure in pet food production.  Vitamins and minerals are added to make the food complete and balanced.

Some common house plants are poisonous to dogs and cats. If you see your pets chewing on the plants, it is better to remove the plants.

Dogs scoot because of overly full anal glands. Adding fiber to your dog's diet can minimize the necessity of manual anal gland expression.

Preservatives such as Ethoxyquin and BHA (butylated hydroxyanisole) are banned from human consumption. Avoid them in pet food as well.

The first three ingredients are the most important in pet food. You can tell if the food is grain based or meat based.

Chocolate is toxic to dogs because it contains a chemical called theobromine. The first signs of theobromine poisoning are nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and increased urination.

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Both flaxseed oil and fish oil provide omega-3 EFAs. However, the omega-3 EFA in flaxseed oil (ALA) is an inactive form and must be converted to EPA and DHA, the active forms of omega-3 EFA.

The majority of essential oils are toxic to cats. All cats lack glucuronyl transferase, a liver enzyme, that helps to break down most essential oils.

How much you should feed your pet depends on its age and activity level.  Daily feeding amount in food label only serves as a reference.

Dogs and cats most often develop allergies to the protein in meat and dairy products.  Hydrolysis is a method to break down protein molecules to prevent food allergies.

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Brushing your dog's teeth at least 3 times a week is essential for good dental health.  Train your dog to accept teeth brushing early on. 

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– Will Rogers

Freeze drying is a process that involves freezing the product, lowering pressure, then removing the ice by sublimation. In contrast, conventional drying uses heat to remove water.

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Paraben and its derivatives are commonly found in pet shampoo to prolong shelf life, but they may cause allergic contact dermatitis in pets and human.

Pet food usually includes these essential nutrients: protein, fat, carbohydrates, vitamins, minerals, water.

Complete and balanced pet food are those with added vitamins and minerals.  Those without are labeled as food for supplementary feeding only.

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Digestive enzymes and probiotics can help maintain a healthy digestive tract and improve the absorption of nutrients.

Grapes, raisins and currants can cause kidney failure in dogs. Currently, it is not known why these fruits are toxic. Individual dogs have different sensitivities to these fruits.

Small breeds tend to live longer than larger breeds. Tiny and toy breeds only become "seniors" when they are around age 10.

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Boreal Original Small Breed Duck Grain Free Dog Food

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DFD-210A    5 lb    HK$228.00    HK$218.00

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Boréal Original Small Breed Duck dog food is designed for small breeds, with specifically shaped small kibbles to help remove dental plaque and tarter on small breed dogs. By using highly digestible duck and dried whole eggs this is an ideal diet for small breed dogs with sensitive stomachs. For all life stages. Made in Canada.

Our grain-free diet is designed for small breeds, with specifically shaped small kibbles to help remove dental plaque and tarter on small breed dogs. By using highly digestible duck and dried whole eggs this is an ideal diet for small breed dogs with sensitive stomachs. This is an everyday diet which can be used to help keep weight off your dog as well can be used as a hypoallergenic formula. Using a core of beans and peas to replace the grains found in many dog foods, Boreal is a low carbohydrate, low glycemic index diet that will keep the dog feeling full longer and reduce spikes in blood sugar. 40% of the protein is from vegetables and fruits and 60% of the protein from duck, eggs and fish. Naturally preserved, we add Availa®Zn , an organic zinc that will help skin and coat conditions, especially with Northern breeds. Bags 5 lb. and 12 lb.

   

Ingredients:

Fresh Duck, Dried Whole Egg, Peas, Pea Protein, Menhaden Fish Meal, Northern White Pea Beans, Canola Oil (preserved with mixed tocopherols), Pea Starch, Flaxseed, Natural Duck Flavouring, Dehydrated Alfalfa, Salt, Choline Chloride, Lecithin, Calcium Propionate, Mannanoligosaccharides, Chicory Root, Zinc Methionine, Apple, Carrot, Cranberry, Spinach, Tomato, Zinc Sulphate, Vitamin E Supplement, Bacillus subtilis, Bacillus licheniformis, Lactobacillus acidophilus, Lactobacillus casei, Bifidobacterium bifidum, Enterococcus faecium, Papain, Bromelain, Aspergillus oryzae Fermentation Product, Blueberries, Cranberries, Green Tea Extract, Barley Grass, Spirulina, Ferrous Sulphate, Copper Sulphate, Manganese Sulphate, Iron Proteinate, Niacin, Calcium Pantothenate, Manganese Proteinate, Vitamin A Supplement, Riboflavin, Copper Proteinate, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Sodium Selenite, Calcium Iodate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Folic Acid.

   

Guaranteed Analysis:

Crude Protein (min) 29.00%
Crude Fat (min) 18.00%
Crude Fiber (max) 3.00%
Moisture (max) 10.00%
Calcium (min) 0.90%
Phosphorus (min) 0.80%
Linolec Acid (Omega-6 EFA)* 3.00%
Linolenic Acid (Omega-3 EFA)* 1.10%
Zinc (min) 100 ppm
ME (Metabolize Energy) 3895 kcal/kg 467 kcal/cup


*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles

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