Dogs diet and type of food they eat
Xenophon Posted on 6:39 am

Dogs diet and type of food they eat

Dogs require all the nutrients, vitamins and minerals and proteins, carbohydrates etc… like how people need all the essentials to live. When the dogs are fed nicely they stay happy and healthy. There are various types of foods available for dogs at

But selecting food should be done by considering the dog’s age and to which breed it belongs. For the best opinion regarding all your doubts, it is always recommended to consult a veterinarian doctor who exclusively looks after dogs.

 There are many questions and answers in a human’s mind about the diet of the dog, few say few things and others follow some other things but the thing is that they require all the essentials like vitamins minerals proteins carbohydrates etc… in balanced level neither too high nor too low.


  • Feeding excessive food to a dog is harmful and in the same way feeding, too little also causes health effects to them. Many complications occur in both conditions so always advisable to give them and feed them within the Dog foods varieties
  • There are many types of foods available in the market for different breeds of dog. All the dogs’ facial structure and jaw differ and even the pattern of teeth so digestion and chewing efficacy are not the same at all.
  • Just like humans even dogs have food allergies so for some reasons certain foods are restricted in a few types of dogs. For such type of dogs, grain-free food is given.
  • Some types of dog food are purely natural. This means only natural ingredients are used when preparing food for them, and they do not contain any type of artificial food for dogs, nowadays many people are preferring to give raw food to dogs. Raw food gives more benefits to the dog. They provide the dogs with healthy skin, sufficient energy, better shiny skin, and better health also. But suddenly when you switch your dog’s food to raw food it would be difficult for the dog to digest so slowly introduce it for best results and even for the dog’s good health.
  • Mixed food diet in this diet there are various types of food like wet food and dry food. Some people like to give their dogs dry food and some others like to give wet food to their dog’s. But it is good to give your dogs both wet and dry foods together or alternatively. Both the foods have their benefits that are why giving both foods would be more beneficial to the dog and its health.

Whatever is the type of food which you may feed to the dogs make sure all the nutrients and vitamins and carbohydrates and proteins, etc.. are being given in the right amounts Or else the dog may not have enough energy and it may even fall sick.