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A healthy diet for dogs

Every dog deserves good wholesome food. Make sure your dog has a healthy diet.

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Ensure your dog has a healthy diet 


Our top tips for feeding dogs

  • Without water to drink, your dog may become seriously ill within hours. Give your dog constant access to clean drinking water.
  • Your dog needs a well-balanced diet to keep them healthy. Make sure your dog eats a diet suitable for their age, lifestyle and health status. Why not try our dog food?
  • Feed your dog at least once each day, unless advised otherwise by your vet.
  • Most human meals will not provide dogs with the nutrition they need. Some human foods, such as chocolate and onions, can even be poisonous to dogs.
  • How much your dog needs to eat depend on their diet, lifestyle and health. Read and follow the feeding instructions on any dog foods that you buy.
  • Adjust how much you feed your dog to make sure they don’t become under or overweight.
  • If your dog’s eating or drinking habits change, find or call a vet, as your dog could be ill.
  • Make your dog some delicious and healthy treats by following the instructions in our video:



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