How Heat Affects Food

How Heat Affects Food

          During the heating process or the “cooking” of food, a complex series of physical and chemical changes take place. These changes vary according to the heating…
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Ways Normal Aging Affects the Body

Ways Normal Aging Affects the Body

Every dog ages differently and the dog’s body is affected by age in different ways based on activity, genetics, and nutrition. Larger breeds tend to age quicker but all dogs are eventually affected…
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Should dogs be given supplemental Vitamin C?

Should dogs be given supplemental Vitamin C?

As pet food consumers, we are inundated with different supplements options everywhere we look. They are available on the shelves in pet stores and the salespeople found in those stores are always guid…
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Food, What Difference Does it Make?

Food, What Difference Does it Make?

Food, What Difference Does it Make? (Adapted from chapter 1 of The Holistic Guide for a Healthy Dog, 1st Edition by Wendy Volhard)Nutrition is the foundation for a healthy body. We know this from…
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Taking a Proactive Approach to Wellness

Taking a Proactive Approach to Wellness

Every year, Americans spend billions of dollars on veterinary care with the majority of the costs spent on reacting to issues versus preventing them. Traditional veterinary care can be more reactive…
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Announcing Our NEW Brand Identity and Website!

Announcing Our NEW Brand Identity and Website!

Big news! Today, after thirty years, Volhard Dog Nutrition (VDN) is releasing an updated brand identity, which includes a new logo, colors, and font. You’ll see the new look anywhere we’re out in…
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