Is a Grain-Free Diet Right for Your Pet?

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There are a multitude of options when it comes to pet food – from boutique whole foods nutrition to grain-free, to exotic ingredients like duck and wild boar. It can be downright confusing to know what kind of diet is right for your pet! 

Grain-free diets are popular among pet owners for many reasons, the first of which is that grain-free or gluten-free is a trend among humans. But is eliminating grains from your pet’s diet good for your furry companion? Is it necessary for good health, or is it detrimental to most pets?

The team at Berks Animal Emergency and Referral Center is here to discuss a few things to consider before you jump on the grain-free diet bandwagon.