Diets, Nutrition, and Food Supplements for Bulldogs
Diets, Nutrition and Food Supplements for Bulldogs
Diets, Nutrition and Food Supplements for Bulldogs are a popular and controversial topics among bully owners.
With the rise of the internet and online forums, bully owners have online access to an abundance of conflicting and confusing diet and bulldog supplement recommendations.
Food Supplements for Bulldogs and French Bulldogs WHICH ONE?
Facing sexy jargon, fancy packaging, and fast-growing new contemporary “medical” narrative buzz words, diet selection for your beloved bully is only becoming more and more confusing, a literal “gut-wrenching” task for many bulldogs and French bulldog owners.
Some of the typical dietary and nutritional advertisement vernacular are:
- NO PRESERVATIVE
- NON PROCESSED
- GLUTIN FREE
- DIETS WITH FISH OIL
- DIETS WITH GLUCOSAMINE
Food and Supplements for bulldogs and French Bulldogs DILEMMA
BULLDOG BEST DIET REAL vs. FICTION:
What is fact and what is fiction?
BULLDOG BEST FOOD FACT or MYTH:
What is relevant and what is a myth?.
BULLDOG BEST FOOD INFORMATION vs. DISINFORMATION:
What is innocent misinformation and what is gross disinformation?
Even within the veterinary community, there is a wide range of food recommendations and contrasting opinions
- IDEAL FOOD: What is the ideal bulldog diet?
- PROPER FEEDING: What feeding protoecols is best
- ESSENTIAL SUPPLEMENTS: Which are the essential bulldog supplementation.
Nutrition, Food Supplements for bulldogs and French Bulldogs MUST KNOW
In this chapter, I am going to cover in detail bulldog nutrition, food, dietary, and bulldog supplements must know
The articles are divided into four major sections:
DR KRAEMER’S V4B FOOD & SUPPLEMENTS INTRODUCTION:
Bully Introductory, details of the specific condition and its origin.
DR KRAEMER’S V4B FOOD & SUPPLEMENTS PREVENTIVE CARE
Bulldog prevention care & Wellness, A “take-home” bully prevention and maintenance program.
DR KRAEMER’S V4B BULLDOG DIET & SUPPLEMENTS RULE OF THUMB:
“must-know” take-home pearl of wisdom.
DR KRAEMER’S V4B BULLDOG DIET & SUPPLEMENTS TIPS & WARNINGS
A list of essential dietary, nutritional, and supplementation “do & don’t, must know and tips & warnings”
This million-dollar question is one of the most frequent questions I get asked during my bulldog and French bulldog physical exams.
It is also a popular requested Q on my “Ask Dr. K. / Q & A” webpage. LEARN MORE
First I will put to rest the “can my bully digest grain?” myth …. yes they can! Pre-domestication, dogs ate vegetarian grass-eating animals and “learned” how to digest their GI content as the wolf and fox still do to this day. We also know that during the domestication evolution dogs genetically evolved as we humans did from being predominantly protein meat-eaters to the present mixed-diet ones (omnivores). Both humans and dogs became better suited to digested grain, fruit, vegetables, and other starch….READ MORE
Food allergies and/or Skin allergies in bulldogs and French bulldogs are not as common as you might think. In most cases the GI problems are more likely to be due to parasites, viral, bacteria, indiscretion eating, etc. and your bulldog skin condition is more likely due to atopy (environmental allergens), fleas, and bacteria….READ MORE
Supplements and other products that are sold over the counter (OTC) are not FDA regulated. Thus, one should always question the validity of the product’s medical and health claims as well as the advertised content…”.READ MORE
Raw diets for French bulldogs and English bulldogs are among a list of a new class of niche “Boutique Exotic” food diets for bulldogs that also included such diets as the “grain-free diet”, “vegan diet”, “human graded diet”, “all-natural diet”, “homemade diet“, “Gourmet diet” etc. READ MORE
“An Ounce Of PREVENTION Is Worth A Pound Of CURE”
*This guide was compiled courtesy of Dr. Kraemer, a “must-read” manual for any current or future bully owner