Personalized nutritional consultation allows to address and resolve a huge area of problems related to different types of nutritional disorders. It is also useful to prevent them. If you are approaching the world of dog nutrition for the first time, it will help you to familiarize with this subject in order to not make mistakes.
The importance of a balanced diet for a happy, healthy and fit dog
It is evident that a healthy and balanced pet lives better , making those next to him feel good, both physically and mentally.
A balanced diet is therefore essential to provide energy and vitality to our friends, maintaining a suitable body weight and reducing the risk of diseases. It is also important for optimal maintenance of fur and skin, oral hygiene and the emotional well-being of the dog.
Processed or homemade food? Our expert tips
The topic is broad and insidious; it is clear that there isn’t a wrong or right answer, but it is logical that the closer we get to a type of “natural” diet the better off our dog will be.
Always considering the needs dictated by a hectic and modern life, often in contrast with an unprocessed and homemade food model, the expert’s knowledge should provide the best formula accounting the needs of the dog and his human’s, avoiding harmful products.
If you are interested in learning more about home-made nutrition, our experts will guide you on this path.
When and how much to feed your dog
To answer this question an in-depth analysis of the animal’s lifestyle is necessary. In order to dose and recommend the correct quantities of the best product we will need to take in consideration: age, weight and size of the dog, level of physical activity and type of diet that you choose to administer.
Are there dog food products that are better than others?
Certainly, animal products can reach very high levels of quality, unthinkable until a few years ago and sometimes better than products for human use.
On the other hand there are products created according to a purely industrial logic, with poor care and attention to the needs of dogs: you need to avoid them.
It is always wise to keep in mind your dog’s features and choose the best food for its well-being.
Who is nutritional consultation aimed at?
Food consultancy is aimed at all those people who have doubts or uncertainties regarding this topic, indicating the most correct path to take based on the subject’s needs.
Duration and location(s) of meetings
The duration varies from 15 to 30 minutes and can be supported by written handouts. It can be done online, via video calls or chat, or in person at our store.
The cost varies from €20 to €50 depending on the duration and the amount of problems or doubts to be resolved. It can be free if it is short-term and carried out in person in the store. Furthermore, based on the type of purchase made following the consultancy, the amount can also be partially or totally recovered.