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K9 Food Selection

General Information

This is a 1-hour course that reviews reading and understanding food labels, calculating calories needed for your dog, what's important about specific life-stage foods, working dog food producers as well as how to make informed choices about alternative options and considerations. 

Course Topics

  • Reading & Understanding food labels

  • Food regulation

    • FDA

    • USDA

    • AAFCO

    • Organic

    • “Natural”

    • “Human grade”

  • Developmental stages

    • Pediatric

    • Prime adult

    • Geriatric

  • Calorie counting

  • Recalls & Court appearances

  • Raw & Homemade diets

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