What’s the Difference Between Vegetarian and Vegan Dog Food?

Photo credit: My GBGV Life There are a number of vegan and vegetarian dog foods out there on the market, and sometimes it can be hard to tell who’s who in the zoo! Some specifically point out meat-free recipes with … Continue reading

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The inherent conflict between animal rights ideology and biodiversity

Arctic foxes were introduced to the Aleutians where they waged war on the seabird population, such as this poor least auklet. I am a speciesist. Yep. I accept the title. I do believe some individual animals of certain species do … Continue reading

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Gene flow between tazi and wolf in Kazakhstan

This image appeared on a Kazakh instagram account.  The wolf appears to be a steppe wolf (Canis lupus campestris). In Kazakhstan, people keep wolves as pets and “guard dogs” fairly often, and according to Stephen Bodio, they are obsessed with … Continue reading

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Pet insurance- the good, the bad, the somewhere in between

I admit I am biased about pet insurance. I like it, mostly. Clients who had it were, in my experience, much more likely to approve necessary treatments. That dog with a case of happy tail who wagged it so hard … Continue reading

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Choosing between commercial dog food and a home made raw diet

To ensure the best nutrition for your dog, put him on a raw dog food diet. However, you do need to know what you’re doing – dogs are not a special kind of furry humans. Their needs, digestive system and … Continue reading

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