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Is organic a healthy, necessary option for your dog?

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When choosing a healthy diet for your best canine companion, it can be difficult to know the best food options for your pet’s long-term well-being. With all the choices available on the market, it can be mind-boggling to know what food to give your dog. For the best advice, contact your local Rockford-area veterinarian as listed below or one closest to your home to determine some of the best pet food options.

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You may have heard of the best option as being organic for good health but there may still be some question or concerns as to why it is a smarter choice. Organic food ingredients are grown in the best environment without chemicals and pesticides. There are some definite advantages in using an organic dog food for the health and well-being of your pet. Responsible pet owners like you want what is best for your dog, With all the food options available, it can be difficult to know what is and is not good or healthy for your pet.

The U. S. Department of Agriculture states that the difference between commercial dog foods and organic is in the way it is produced and processed. Choosing organic is a bit more costly but comes with better quality that is worth it for your dog. These foods are very appealing to your pet and the pet food market. What makes them higher quality is that there are no artificial flavors, colors or preservatives. All organic foods are made from meats and meat by-products that are free of any growth hormones or antibiotics. There are no fillers and often include antioxidants and other nutritional supplements for a healthy dog.

These better food options are easier for your pet to digest and is more palatable and tasty, while also being full of wholesome ingredients. Organic dog treats are made from healthy whole grains. Many of the foods are made from wholesome meats like free-range chickens that are fed natural feed. There will be less of a chance that your dog will have stomach issues or digestive problems that leads to vomiting and diarrhea when eating a healthy, organic diet.

Going organic for your pet can provide a better immunity to common illnesses, infections and conditions. Your pet will generally be more energetic and at an optimum weight. Since there are no fillers in the foods, your dog devours only what it needs for good bodily function and energy. All the nutrients in the food are quickly absorbed to affect how your dog acts, feels and looks. A healthier, organic diet can ensure a lifetime of happiness and vitality for your dog.

If you are looking for wholesome, natural and homemade treats for your favorite canine best friend, Led foot’s Pet Bakery near the Rockford area is happy to meet your needs. Check out the website at Ledfoot Bakery. Contact Susan Weitzel at 815 784-6358, Ledfoot Bakery Contact.

If you are seeking Veterinary assistance in the Rockford area, you can check out one of these at - Rockford Vet Clinics, Bellwood Vet, Rockford Veterinarians, Perryville Veterinarian , Cat Veterinarians Specialists

For all your pets needs and accessories in the Rockford area, go to your local PETCO - 6305 East State Street, Rockford, IL 61108, (815) 229-0184 - Petco or your local PETSMART - 6320 East State Street, Rockford, IL 61108, (815) 397-7880 - Petsmart -Petland, (815) 332-4200 - Petland

For many of your pet essentials, visit your local Rockford-area CVS pharmacies. There are four convenient locations - 3134 11th Street, Rockford, IL 61109, (815)398-0048 - 110 S Alpine Rd, Rockford, IL 61108 - 3718 Main Street, Rockford, IL 61103, (815)877-9620 - 2454 S. Alpine Rd., Rockford, IL 61108, (815)399-5421 - CVS Pharmacy

For the grooming needs of your Chihuahua in or near the Rockford area, you can contact Sue at for further information.

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