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Dog & Cat Articles with Advice from Our Experts

Whether you have a dog, cat or both, our experts are here with all the information and tips you need. We use our Purina expertise to cover topics like dog and cat health, nutrition, behavior, training and more.




  • Can dogs eat peaches? Purina experts say yes, but not without some preparation first. Find out exactly what you need to do to make this a safe and tasty treat for your dog here.
  • Mango is a tasty fruit high in vitamins but can dogs eat them? Find out if your dog can enjoy this sweet and juicy tropical fruit or if it’s better to avoid.
  • Grapes are a good source of fiber and potassium but can dogs safely eat them? Find out why you should avoid feeding your dog grapes and why they are bad for their health.
  • Cherries are high in vitamins, fiber and antioxidants but is it safe for dogs to eat them? Purina experts explain why you should keep this fruit away from your dog.
  • Do dogs need to wear seatbelts in the car? Yes, but not all dog car seatbelts are created equal. Find out how to choose one and get other dog car safety tips from our experts here.
  • The Association of American Feed Control Officials (AAFCO) sets the standards for pet food in the United States. Find out what AAFCO’s dog food nutrient profiles are and what it means if you see this acronym somewhere on your dog’s food label.
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