(CN) Why You Should Vary the Protein in Homemade Dog Food
Variety is one of the keys to successfully providing a balanced diet when feeding your best friend homemade dog food. So if you have most of the ingredients for a chicken recipe but don’t have the chicken, by all means replace it with beef or lamb. But do vary your dog’s protein sources as much as possible.
Your dog will enjoy the variety, and it’s much more healthy in the long run.
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