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Pet Allergies – There’s more to it!

Very often pet parents seek to blame an ingredient or set of ingredients listed on pet food packaging. However, allergies to common food ingredients like chicken, beef or other whole foods does not make much sense. While food allergies do exist they are incredibly rare. What pets DO react to is the quality of the ingredients and processing they go through. There can also be additional additives and other ingredients causing trouble – and they usually aren’t listed on the label! Check out this piece by board-certified veterinary nutritionist Dr. Donna Raditic & Dr. Chris Zink, one of the world’s top canine sports medicine and rehabilitation veterinarians.

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Nicole founded NorthPoint Pets & Company to fill a void for pet parents: information and transparency. Since 2014, she is proudly leading an incredibly talented team that boasts several national awards as the leader in independent pet retail, innovation, education, health, nutrition and transparency. She is currently working on her PhD at the University of Georgia (UGA), College of Veterinary Medicine in Canine Nutrition & Metabolomics, to study how pet food can influence disease. When not at NorthPoint or UGA she can be found presenting at national conferences, including federal, state, and municipal organizations.

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