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    Fun Ideas For You And Your Pet

    As pet owners, we all love spending quality time with our dogs and cats. However, it can sometimes be difficult to think of new activities and ways to engage with them. To help, we have put together some fun ideas for you and your very best friend.  With Spring fast approaching, it is time to […]

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    Coconut Oil – The Science Behind Its Many Benefits

    The modern pet food market provides pet owners with a wide variety of supplements for dogs and cats. With so many brands of supplement to choose from, it can be difficult knowing which one is right for your pet. One supplement that has been gaining popularity in both the human and pet food market in […]

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    The Links Between Your Pet’s Diet & Behaviour

    It is well known that the food your pet eats can have an effect on their physical health. A high-quality diet can have many benefits, including promoting healthy coats and joints, improving dental health, and aiding in the protection of vital organs. However, it is less commonly acknowledged that diet can also play a vital […]

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    Pet Food Recalls – Shining A Light On What The Pet Food Label Does Not Tell You

    In the US and the UK, pet food recalls appear to be on the rise.  At Thoughtful Pets, we choose to work closely with the pet food brands we offer on our website and discuss in detail with them their products.  By doing this we have a better understanding of their products, and it allows […]

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    12 Thoughtful Reminders For A Happy And Healthy Christmas With Your Pet

    Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from The Thoughtful Pet Food Store. This festive season we’ve put together Twelve Thoughtful Reminders to help make this Christmas a happy and safe occasion for you and your pets. #1 Christmas can be enjoyable for everyone, so be sure to treat your pets as well as yourself. Your pets […]

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    Heart Conditions – What Is The Right Diet For Your Pet?

    Cardiomyopathies, or heart conditions, are defined as being “any structural (microscopic or macroscopic) abnormality of the heart that may or may not result in heart failure1“. This can include conditions such as dilated cardiomyopathy, commonly seen in dogs and is a result of the heart being enlarged, and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, commonly seen in cats and […]

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    Are You Comparing Apples With Oranges?

    Any pet owner that recognises the important role nutrition plays in keeping their pet as healthy as possible will be used to checking the ingredients list and nutritional data on the pet food label. The information on the label provides the ingredients contained in the pet food, and the percentage of various analytical constituents in […]

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    Renal Diets For Cats – What You Need To Know

    Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is frequently diagnosed in cats. It is defined as being a progressive disease, slowly disabling the functions of the kidneys over an extended period, usually three months or longer. Although it is not a disease that can be cured, veterinary treatment and changes in your cat’s lifestyle can slow down the […]

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    Is Your Pet’s Food Making Them Itch And Scratch?

    As pet owners, we all know that it is perfectly natural for our dogs and cats to have the occasional scratch from time to time. Reoccurring or persistent itching and scratching can, however, be a sign that all is not well with your pet. Some pet foods contain ingredients that your pet may not be […]

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    Hyperthyroidism In Cats – Could Too Much Fish Be Part Of The Problem?

    Increasingly research is being conducted into the effects of commercial diets on our pets’ health. As pet food manufacturers utilise a wider variety of ingredients, it is becoming more important to be aware of what is in your pet’s food, where it has come from, and what long term effects it may have on your […]

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