AAFCO Pet Food Labeling Guide

By Rockstar Doggy MommaDoggy Tips

When shopping for your dog’s food, always choose a brand and formula that is endorsed by the Association of American Feed Control Officials (AAFCO). This stamp of approval reflects that the product meets the minimum nutrition requirements that your dog needs for a complete and balanced diet. Dog foods are generally marked with one of … Read More

How Acupuncture Helps My Dog

By Rockstar Doggy MommaDoggy Tips

My dog Gatsby was diagnosed last year with two herniated discs in his back. Rather than put him through an expensive surgery (that the veterinary specialist thought might not even help), I decided to take the more conservative route. Gatsby began going to physical therapy and acupuncture. Acupuncture helped Gatsby naturally manage his pain and … Read More

The Best Food To Feed Your Dog

By Rockstar Doggy MommaDoggy Tips

Good nutrition is the foundation for good health. As a rule of thumb always feed your pet (and yourself) as much unprocessed, fresh food as you can afford. Many experts agree that the best choice is a raw or cooked homemade diet. But you want to make sure it is nutritionally balanced. For instance, if … Read More

Halloween Safety Tips for Your Doggy

By Rockstar Doggy MommaDoggy Tips

Fall is my favorite time of year. I love everything from apple picking to the leaves changing and of course Halloween. But with the ghosts, treats and costumes galore comes a heightened danger to our beloved doggies. A few years ago, my golden retriever Gatsby went exploring around our family home, and unbeknownst to us, … Read More

Is Your Dog Overweight?

By Rockstar Doggy MommaDoggy Tips

It is critical that your doggy maintain a healthy weight, which can expand years to his or her life. Not to mention give him or her a better quality of life. The Association for Pet Obesity Prevention (APOP) says pet obesity in the United States is affecting nearly 59% of cats and 54% of dogs. … Read More