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Feeding Your Cat to Ensure a Healthy Life

According to a study carried out by the Pet Food Manufacturers’ Association, vets claim that 47% of UK cats are obese. When you consider that feline obesity can increase the risk of diabetes, osteoarthritis and other medical issues, this number is worrying. If you have a cat, you want them to live a long and healthy life. However, being overweight can cause a reduction in quality of life, as well as health problems. With some professionals in the industry pointing part of the blame for the level of feline obesity... Read More


How Grain-Free Pet Food Can Help Our Cats & Dogs

There’s a wide range of excellent dog foods and cat foods available today — but do you know much about grain-free pet food? According to many pet nutritionists, switching to grain-free could help your pet live a longer, healthier and happier life. Although high-quality dog and cat food brands offer optimum nutrition, some animals benefit from the increased level of meat, fish and protein offered by grain-free options. Plus, this food source can often help pets who suffer from food allergies and digestive problems. Interested in knowing more? Read on... Read More


How to Prevent and Ease Osteoarthritis in Dogs

We’re a nation of pet lovers. So, when our dogs start showing signs that they’re unwell, we want to help them the best way we can. According to Canine Arthritis Management, osteoarthritis affects 80% of older dogs and is the most common type of chronic pain for all canines. However, the condition isn’t always easy to detect by owners. So, what do you do if you think your pet is suffering from osteoarthritis or you want to take steps now to prevent it? For advice on detecting, stopping and easing... Read More


How to Safely Walk Your Dog in Winter

Dogs are just as susceptible to frostbite and hypothermia as humans, so walking your pet on frosty mornings and dark nights can be a challenge. During winter walks, most of us wear extra layers and drink plenty of hot fluids to stay warm when we’re outside — but how do you keep your dog safe throughout the coldest part of the year, too? To help, the team at Feedem has explored the best and simplest ways you can walk your dog in winter to ensure their health, comfort and happiness!... Read More


How to Host the Best Dog Halloween Party

If you fancy spending this Halloween with your pet, why not make it an event? With so many Halloween dog toys, food and costumes; it’s easy to create a fun Halloween dog party for your pooch and their friends. From tasty Halloween dog treats to spooky pet outfits, we’ve put together a plan to help you create the best Halloween dog party this year. Costumes If you’re going to throw the best Halloween dog party, your pet needs to look the part. There are lots of cute, funny and spooky... Read More


The impact diet has on training your dog

Many of us know the basic requirements needed in a dog food to keep our pets alive and well. However, have we ever stopped to consider how a dog’s diet affects their brain — and therefore their ability to train? To find out, we have proposed to answer the question “Do we need to feed the brain to train?” in this article. Many of us know how some of the ingredients can improve things such as coat, growth, energy levels and even fertility, but not many of us give that... Read More


Bringing A New Puppy Home: Things To Do Beforehand

You’ve been counting down the weeks, hours and minutes—and now your new puppy is officially coming home! Before you collect him or her, you’ll need to make sure your home is 100% puppy-proof to keep them safe and protect your stuff. Here, Feedem explains everything you need to do before bringing a new puppy home. Safeguarding your home Bringing home your puppy is a lot like bringing home a new baby — you’ll need to prepare before the big day arrives: Possibly the biggest part of safeguarding your home is... Read More

Dog Food Guide 15/12/2016

Dog Food Guide

Whether you’re a first-time puppy owner or an experienced dog lover, we want to do all we can to keep them healthy and happy. A lot of this is down to their diet — keeping their tummies healthy is a sure-fire way of keeping them walking, running and playing for longer. There are so many dog foods available out there — just take a look at our huge range of natural dog food, for example — so it can be difficult to know which is the best dog food for... Read More

Fireworks and your Pet 21/11/2016

Dogs, Pets & Fireworks: Keeping Your Pet Safe

Bonfire Night has been and gone but the fireworks aren’t quite over yet. As New Year creeps ever-closer, we may delight in the pretty explosions of colour that light up the night sky — but it’s a very different story for our pets. If your pets are scared of fireworks, you may feel like there’s very little you can do to help them. However, there are ways you can safeguard them and keep them calm over the fireworks season. Feedem explains more: Recognise the signs of fear Usually, your pet... Read More