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Whether you have a dog, cat or both, our experts are here with all the information and tips you need. In the articles below, we cover dog and cat health, nutrition, behavior, training and more.

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Your cat may love canned food as a treat, but should you incorporate it into her daily diet? According to Purina experts, as long as her food is 100 percent complete and balanced, cats can do well on dry or wet food alone. Our experts stress, however, there are many benefits of including it in your kitty’s diet.
Can dogs have carrots? Purina experts say yes, but as with any treat, be mindful with how much you’re feeding your dog. Our experts explain how to treat your dog to this tasty vegetable to avoid digestive upset or other problems. Find out more here.
Should your dog eat three meals a day like you or does he need to eat more or less frequently? The answer depends on several factors. To find out how often you should feed your dog and how to create a feeding schedule, click here.

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Learn why corn is beneficial for dogs.
Stop your dog or cat from eating grass with 5 unique tips that will keep your pet cool, happy and occupied during the hot summer months.
Learn more about the daily caloric intake that is appropriate for your dog.
Learn the signs and symptoms of a troubled digestive tract, and what you can do to help.
Find out whether food or skin allergies could be plaguing your pet.
Learn how to help prevent diabetes for your dog.
Discover the ways to form healthy habits and prevent dog obesity.
Learn how the right food and exercise can keep your dog healthy.
It’s easy to determine if your dog is overweight or your cat is obese. Follow these three steps to do a body score check at home.
Fall brings cool weather and delicious ingredients like pumpkins, sweet potatoes and nuts. Are these foods safe for dogs, though? Find out which of these popular fall ingredients are safe for your dog here.
99% of all Purina pet food products sold in the U.S. are also made here – in company owned and operated facilities.
Canine celebrities bedazzled all, as they strolled down the red carpet runway on their way to Best in Show judging at the second annual Beverly Hills Dog Show Presented by Purina. Featuring six of seven Group First winners fed Purina Pro Plan, the star-studded lineup shined with Top 100 dogs, many ranked No. 1 in their breed.