Using Pet Safe Ice Melt After Shoveling will Protect Those Paws from the Burn

Using Pet Safe Ice Melt After Shoveling will Protect Those Paws from the Burn

Using Pet Safe Ice Melt After Shoveling will Protect Those Paws from the Burn

Wintertime is here – and it’s already off to a big start! As you plan for a season of snow removal, you might want to think about using pet safe ice melt after shoveling. By choosing ice melt that’s safer for your pets, your family, and the natural environment, you’re making a great choice all around.

We recommend Entry® pet safe ice melt, now available at GNH Lumber.

This chloride-free liquid ice melt is ready-to-use from the bottle. Plus, it quickly dissolves slippery sheets of ice from your driveways – without the use of chloride.

Why Chloride-Free Ice Melt?

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Switching Pet Foods 101

Switching Pet Foods 101: How to Transition

Switching Pet Foods 101

Food for Every Stage of Life

There are many reasons to switch pet foods, including changes in your pet’s healthy, activity levels, age, or behavior. Just like people, pets have different nutritional requirements at different stages of life. A puppy or kitten’s needs are vastly different from that of an adult dog or cat. The same holds true for your senior pet, who may have difficulty digesting what was easier to digest as a younger pet.

 

Making a Pet Food Switch

There are other reasons for switching pet foods, however. Maybe you want to try a new formula, such as ingredient or brand preferences (GNH has a variety of high-quality pet food brands available, such as Taste of the Wild and Blue Buffalo).

According to the Taste of the Wild blog, it’s important to note that if your pet suddenly stops “enjoying” his current food, you should consult your veterinarian before making a switch. If your pet is sick, it can actually do more harm to change his or her diet before the illness itself is resolved.

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The Importance of Feeding your Dog or Cat a Well-Balanced Diet

We know what is good and bad for own diets, but what about feeding your dog or cat a well-balanced diet?

Our cats and dogs are our family members, and with that they should be fed quality, well-balanced food that nourishes them. Quality food will:

  • keep your pet’s coat shiny and sleek
  • strengthen his or her immune system
  • and keep his or her digestive system working properly

The best pet foods have real animal proteins as the very first ingredient such as venison, turkey, whitefish, or another type of meat, poultry, or fish. Taste of the Wild pet food uses the highest quality grain-free formulas that are based on their ancestral diet. Here are some main ingredients that you will find in our pet formulas and how your pet benefits from them:

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