Archive for the ‘Ask Dr. Tim’ Category

2 Is your dog food good for a diabetic dog?
Posted on 06.27.2012

Is your dog food good for a diabetic dog? I had him on w/d and he won’t eat it…therefore no insulin shot. I Need something good and healthy that he will eat, and doesn’t have to be a prescription dog food. read more

0 How much Dr. Tim’s to feed 10 week old lab pup?
Posted on 06.27.2012

How much Dr. Tim’s to feed 10 week old lab pup?

Andrea read more

4 Which food is right for my dog, and where do I get it?
Posted on 05.15.2012

I have a 2yo lab, field lines, who is highly active and difficult to keep weight on. However, when we had her on a high calorie high protein diet (Evo/Orijen) she had urinary problems and our vet recommended we not go much over 30% protein (if at all) and stick with a low ash product. read more

4 Where is your dog food made?
Posted on 05.07.2012

Where is your dog food made? We are concerned with the recent recall of dog food and the various brands that are all made at the same factory. read more

0 Switching dog food, what process or timeline do you recommend?
Posted on 02.27.2012

My family is going to have an 8 week old golden retriever puppy join our home in a couple of weeks. I am planning on transitioning her from the current food she is on (Purina puppy chow) to a higher quality dog food. read more

3 How about dog treats?
Posted on 02.08.2012

Do you have dog treats? read more

5 Chase as an alternative to prescription brands?
Posted on 11.01.2011

I work in a pet store and we learn as much about the choices so we can help our customers choose the best food for their pets, and lately Dr Tim’s has become of the ones we feel confident about recommending to our customers. I have a question for you. read more

2 Do grapes cause problems with dogs?
Posted on 11.01.2011

I have been looking for a nutritional dog food or supplement for my 10 year old Jack Russell Terrier. Everything that I find lately, has garlic powder and or Oregon Grape Root in the ingredient list. I have always heard dogs shouldn’t have garlic, nor should they ever eat grapes. Is Oregon Grape Root in the grape family? read more

8 Itching to Learn about Allergies?
Posted on 09.22.2011

The itchy dog or cat; by far the most common issue I’ve seen over the years as a veterinarian, so let’s take a look at the reasons behind the itching and how we can best treat these animals. read more

5 Dr. Tim’s Thoughts on Specific Life Stage Diets
Posted on 08.17.2011

Do older dogs and cats have nutritional needs that differ from younger dogs and cats, as a general rule? I don’t believe so. read more