Buying the right think for our dog is not always easy. Whether in a large area in the supermarket or a specialty shop, we find a multitude of brands and products that assure us that cover all the nutritional needs of your pet, regardless of this. To choose the right diet, we must take into account age, physical exercises usually carried out our dog and what your metabolism.
Once you have determined what is the need of our dog according to these variables, we choose the food that is healthier for it. To do this we must read the label, where you will find information on product ingredients, which help us to eliminate some products or opt for others.
We must be careful if food composition containing the corn, since it is difficult to digest for dogs and can also cause allergies. We must also avoid foods that contain sugar, gluten, salt, flavorings, as this usually indicates that they are not very good quality and require additives to improve taste and be more palatable to the animal. It is also advisable to discard those feed containing dyes, whether artificial or natural.
It is best to choose feeds that specify what kind of meat and fat they contain, because it can determine its impact on animal health. It is essential fatty acid Omega 6 because they keep hair in good condition of the animal and omega 3, as they contribute to the health of the animal’s skin.
If they contain grains, it is best to be as plain rice, as it is more digestible and healthier for the dogs. They should also contain vitamins and minerals such as vitamin E, biotin, copper and iron.