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Nutritional Considerations for the Working Dog 

General Information

This is a 1-hour course that reviews general dog nutrition, unique nutritional needs of the working dog and the practicalities of balancing working dog dietary needs. 

Course Topics

  • Calorie forms: Protein v Carbohydrate Battle

  • Amino-Acids (AAs)

  • Trace minerals

  • Electrolytes

    • Monovalent v Divalent ions

  • Life stage dietary consideration​s
  • Raw & Homemade diets

    • Meal v Meat

    • Complete nutrition

    • Dietary supplements options 

  • Field considerations

    • Electrolytes

    • H2O

    • Calorie form

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