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Features January 2017 Issue

Should Your Dog Be Eating More Calories in Winter? Is “Premium” Kibble Really Better? (And Other Common Questions We Hear from Dog Owners)

Unless your dog’s winters look like this, chances are she doesn’t need extra food during the colder months.

Should Your Dog Be Eating More Calories in Winter? Is “Premium” Kibble Really Better? (And Other Common Questions We Hear from Dog Owners)

A round-up of some of the most frequently asked nutrition questions.

Many of the nutrition questions that come to the board-certified veterinary nutritionists on the Tufts staff come in clusters. That is, the same concerns and misconceptions have a way of recycling themselves. Herewith, some of the more common nutrition concerns people have about their dogs — and the right way to address them. More calories in winter? …

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