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Homecooking! (Resources) #1291
02/12/10 05:09 AM
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This sticky will include resources for cooking your dog's meals.

Websites
http://www.dogaware.com/dogfeeding.html#references

An Introduction to Home-Prepared Diets for Dogs, Mary Straus, published in the Whole Dog Journal, 2007
http://www.dogaware.com/wdjhomemade3.html
http://www.dogaware.com/wdjhomemade1.html

USDA National Nutrient Database
http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp/search/



Books
Home-prepared dog & cat diets: the healthful alternative By Donald R. Strombeck
http://tinyurl.com/yk42n7c The recipes in this book are very grain heavy; the information otherwise is very informative.

K9 Kitchen: The Truth Behind the Hype (second edition) by Monica Segal
Optimal Nutrition, Raw and Cooked Canine Diets by Monica Segal
Monica Segal's books are for homecooking and raw feeding. Particularly useful for raw feeders, they contain a breakdown of the nutrients in various RMB's.


Nutritional Consults

Monica Segal, AHCW certified in Animal Health Care through the University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada.
http://www.monicasegal.com/
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/K9Kitchen/join/
(her nutrition group, discusses all kinds of diets, including cooked and raw)

Sabine Contreras, Canine Care & Nutrition Consultant, certified in Animal Care through the University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada.
http://www.betterdogcare.com/

Balance-It Website
http://www.balanceit.com/

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Re: Homecooking! [Re: MaxaLisa] #124941
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Originally Posted By: MaxaLisa

Books
Home-prepared dog & cat diets: the healthful alternative By Donald R. Strombeck
http://tinyurl.com/yk42n7c The recipes in this book are very grain heavy; the information otherwise is very informative.


The contents of this book is now online and free to everyone.

Home-Prepared Diets For Dogs and Cats by Donald R. Strombeck, DVM, PhD


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Re: Homecooking! [Re: Vinnie] #124951
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This is so cool, thank you for posting the link!


MaxaL (aka LisaT)

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Re: Homecooking! [Re: MaxaLisa] #125009
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Very cool! And free!


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Re: Homecooking! [Re: LJsMom] #125020
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Yah thank you!

Just a question, we don't have clams that I am aware of but have mussels (sp) or pippis here, fresh not canned. Would that be OK to substitue ( Renal diet for cats)?


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Eek, I dunno! I know glycoflex contains sea mussel, at least for dogs?


MaxaL (aka LisaT)

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Originally Posted By: bianca
Just a question, we don't have clams that I am aware of but have mussels (sp) or pippis here, fresh not canned. Would that be OK to substitue ( Renal diet for cats)?


Here's some nutritional information:

http://nutritiondata.self.com/facts/finfish-and-shellfish-products/4183/2

http://nutritiondata.self.com/facts/finfish-and-shellfish-products/4182/2


Joanne

Kryska's Ironwill Steel Train SD (Siberian Husky) 8-6-99
Miss Mila Monster (GSD) 4-14-02

Waiting at the bridge:
Lady Jane Cobb (GSD - age 15)
Sasha (Siberian Husky - age 13)
Niko (Siberian Husky - age 14)
Wooly Bear (Siberian Husky - age 13)
Re: Homecooking! [Re: LJsMom] #126151
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Thank you Joanne!


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Texas - Tabby cat (Feb 1996-2013) Run free sweet Teppie
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