Science Behind the Facts

IMPORTANT! There should be NO GUESSING when it comes to diet formulation!

Veterinarians are reporting sick dogs arriving at clinics, caused by homemade diets consisting of primarily a meat source, and very little, if any, of other food items or supplements.

The following examples will help you to understand why these dogs are getting sick, and why veterinarians are apprehensive about homemade diets.

Diet formulation is serious business!


Adult Dog Example 1

Deficiency table when you feed only Ground Beef (hamburger). This table assumes a 45lb adult dog with an average activity level.

Table of Analysis of Ground Beef Only Diet for Adult Dogs

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Adult Dog Example 1C

This table represents the same Example 1 properly formulated using the formulation tables found in The Complete Nutrition Workbook for Dogs, and perfectly balanced using the Rawproconcepts® premier supplement program.

Table of Analysis of Beef Based Diet

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