of Dog And Puppy Feed
cost of dog feed is one factor that is most important
in the case of feeding of dogs with different kinds
of food items. Yes. This is true. The cost factor
needs to be looked into in various perspectives
during the preparation of the food items, required
for the balanced feeding of dogs with proper vitamin
and mineral supplementations in the food.
Cost will not always matter much
because the dog’s value is being assessed
in terms of companionship and the happiness derived
from the dog to the dog owner. Though the cost of
the food items is comparatively more, many dog owners
don’t mind much due to the increased benefits
derived from their dogs in terms of protection,
Selection of ingredients for the
home made food needs to be however based on the
quality factor. Even when the quality is more, general
persons may seek some cheaper items only. Recommended
nutrient contents may be obtained from the national
nutrient academies in all nations and this will
One can correlate the cost factor
with items available in their own country. Generally,
the commercial food items are expensive especially
the ones that use the modern technologies of food
preparation like oven-baking, sterilization of cans,
air drying or freeze drying of contents etc.
Canned items cost more than the
dry food items. However, the cost of the items depends
on what kind of food item to be used for the dogs.
Food allergies need to be monitored during usage
of different food items in case of dogs due to the
cheaper cost of the items. Often the quality need
not be compromised because of the cost factor.
Most of the dog food items nowadays
have mentioned their cost in the label itself. Hence,
the dog owner need not have any problem in taking
a decision on the purchase.