Anyone that knows us at Whats In The Bowl is familiar that we have warned for years of low protein / fat diets. Recently, the pet industry has been alarmed by the increase of dogs and cats dying of Cardiomyopathy due to low taurine levels. This IS NOT NEW information! Low Protein and Fat Diets contribute to a wide spectrum of disorders; when your dog’s heart stops it is a profound example but not the only disorder caused by low protein and fat diets. The dangers of some diets go beyond Taurine Deficiencies.
We recommend feeding a diet that contains sufficient levels of high-quality, animal protein & fat and a diet that does not include plant-source proteins. Plant proteins in your pets food artificially and deceptively elevate the protein percentage on the label.
Please come into our store to learn more about the history of pet food and specifies appropriate feeding.
Whats In The Bowl Pet Shop LLC
15401 W National Ave
(Moorland Square Shopping Center)
New Berlin, WI 53151
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Linda P. Case is the owner of AutumnGold Consulting & Dog Training Center in Mahomet, Illinois. Linda is the author of Dog Food Logic, has a new book, Dog Smart, and writes The Science Dog blog.