top

Why Do My Dog’s Feet Smell Like Fritos?

May 26, 2022

By Michelle Yaglowski

Let’s be honest. We’re all dog lovers here. We often appreciate their snuggles after a long day. But, have you ever cuddled up next to your dog and noticed a distinct smell coming from their feet? This is commonly known as “frito feet.” This smell, which usually occurs within the ears or feet, is usually related to yeast overgrowth. Yeast is a naturally occurring fungus that is found in both humans and dogs. However, if there is an abundance of it, it can cause issues and discomfort. Yeast thrives in moist, warm environments, which is why it is noticed in...


Five Reasons Your Dog May Stink

May 19, 2022

By Nicole R. Cammack

Reason 1: A Yeast Infection  Yeast overgrowth is a widespread cause of smelly dogs. Yeast has a very distinct musty, pungent odor, often compared to moldy bread or cheese popcorn. Yeast infections most commonly occur in the ear canals or on dogs’ paws. Some people call a yeast infection on their dog’s paws “Frito feet” because the smell is similar to corn chips. Signs of yeast overgrowth include stinky paws, a musty smell, excessive scratching, itchy paws, and butt scooting.   If your dog has a yeast infection, it’s important to assess your dog’s diet. Ultra-processed, starch-heavy foods (like dry kibble)...


add bone broth to your bowl

5 Reasons to Add Bone Broth to Your Pet’s Bowl

May 10, 2022

By Nicole R. Cammack

If you ask any NPP team member what they add to their pet’s bowl, you’ll undoubtedly get the same answer: bone broth. We’ve seen first hand how well bone broth can improve health from the inside out, so we swear by it!  This nutritional treat is packed with vitamins and minerals to boost your pet’s overall health and wellness. Our pets experience inflammation and metabolic stress just like we do. Feeding your pet a mineral-rich stock like bone broth can improve inflammation, promote a healthy gut, and improve their overall health.       1. Improved Hydration Bone broth is a...


Q&A with Rayanne

May 3, 2022

By Rayanne Sola

What brought you to NPP/Tell us about your background? I heard about NorthPoint Pets & Company from frequently coming to the store for my dog Ginger who is a Beagle with skin and coat allergies. Beth recommended feeding Ginger raw food from RAW GAINICS. What is your role/Super Power with NPP? I am responsible for capturing photos of the love and compassion NorthPoint Pets & Company has for every animal! Tell us about your pets!  My family and I have a 15-year-old Bichon and Lhasa Apso named Cinnamon and a 12-year-old Beagle named Ginger!  What is your pet’s favorite treat/toy...


6 Steps To Make Your New Cat Feel At Home

March 25, 2022

By Nicole R. Cammack

Getting a new pet is an exciting milestone for everyone! You’re probably wondering what you can do to make the transition easy and stress-free for you and your new cat. Making a few minor adjustments can go a long way and make the whole transition easier for everyone!  1. Give your new cat or kitten enough time to decompress. Most cats prefer time to themselves to become comfortable with the sights, smells, and noises associated with their new home. This can take weeks or a couple months depending on the cat’s age and background. Let them warm up to you...


1 2 3 4 12 13

About NorthPoint Pets

  • At NorthPoint Pets we pride ourselves on research based pet nutrition with an individual approach, dedicated to finding an appropriate solution for every pet. We’re trying to help your pets stay happier, and healthier, longer. Four Paws at a time.

  • Shop NOBL Food Bars

    Pets before Profits, Formulated with no nonsense and no bull.



  • Events

    Caturday & CATS ONLY Nail Trims
    08.27.2022 | 9am - 5pm

    Archives

  • September 2022 (12)
  • August 2022 (10)
  • July 2022 (10)
  • June 2022 (15)
  • May 2022 (12)
  • April 2022 (9)
  • About NorthPoint Pets

  • At NorthPoint Pets we pride ourselves on research based pet nutrition with an individual approach, dedicated to finding an appropriate solution for every pet. We’re trying to help your pets stay happier, and healthier, longer. Four Paws at a time.

  • Shop NOBL Food Bars

    Pets before Profits, Formulated with no nonsense and no bull.



  • Events

    Caturday & CATS ONLY Nail Trims
    08.27.2022 | 9am - 5pm

    Archives

  • September 2022 (12)
  • August 2022 (10)
  • July 2022 (10)
  • June 2022 (15)
  • May 2022 (12)
  • April 2022 (9)
  • Where to find us

    Chapel

    Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur elit sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt.
    a