Miniature Schnauzer Food Recommendations

Miniature Schnauzer Nutrition

A miniature schnauzer's diet is very important in maintaining their health. Mini schnauzers can have endocrine and skin problems, they gain weight easily, and their bodies sometimes have problems digesting fats and certain grains. Although mini schnauzers love table scraps, these really need to be limited. Good nutrition is key to keeping your miniature schnauzer happy and healthy. Talk to your breeder and vet about Miniature Schnauzer food … [Read more...]

Genetic Disorders in Miniature Schnauzers

Miniature Schnauzer Health

Every breed of dog has one or more genetic defects that are particular to its breed. Miniature schnauzers are no different. Genetic Disorders in Miniature Schnauzers are one of the main reasons someone interested in a mini schnauzer as a pet should do their research when selecting a breeder. The most common health problems with miniature schnauzers are (inherited) eye problems: retinal dysplasia, cataracts, blindness Be sure that your … [Read more...]

Proliferation of NuVet Pet Vitamins

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If you start researching for a puppy, you are going to find a lot of breeders are promoting Nuvet pet vitamins. After seeing the 40th breeder mentioning these miracle pet vitamins, I became suspicious. Then, I noticed every breeder has a special, exclusive "code" for the consumer to use to purchase the vitamins. (I smell kickbacks) It gets worse — some breeders make this brand of vitamin mandatory for the life of their dog, or the health … [Read more...]