Phoebe's Tails

The Quirky Life of a Rescue Dog


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Dog’s nutritional needs with actual values

I stumbled upon this little gem while looking for some other nutrition-related information.  It is a booklet titled, Your Dog's Nutritional Needs, which was published by the Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources in 2006. I don't know why the... Continue Reading →

Homemade Dog Food Nutrition Facts

Whoo Hoo! I finally got my little recipe sheet completed! I posted it on its own page, and will get into the details of what it all means in a future post. For now, I am just glad it is... Continue Reading →

Tummy Troubles – Kibble, Carbs or Dairy?

Nutrition is becoming quite a problem for me. At first I had no clue what to feed Phoebe, so I went by the dogfoodadvisor reviews. I did not know anything about protein, carbohydrate and fat ratios. The only thing I... Continue Reading →

Words from the Wise

Finally! It was a go! I was glad that we had a few days to plan and prepare. My friend was kind enough to send me an email listing all the doggie basics that I would need for the big... Continue Reading →

Dog Food – Some are Worse than a Corny Joke

When I was a child, the family dogs were fed top of the line food. Not just any old food; they were fed Gravy Train! How could we even imagine giving our beautiful German Shepherd and our prancing purebred Poodle... Continue Reading →

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