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Posted by Therese Grønskov Hosbjerg - 19-06-2018
The Unique technical advances of Bacterfield 's probiotic pet food manufacturing methodology.
Thumbnail for Why High Protein Foods are not necessarily good for your pet!
Posted by Therese Grønskov Hosbjerg - 02-01-2018
By Therese G. Hosbjerg, DVM/Technical Manager Bacterfield GmBH
Thumbnail for A natural way to everyday wellness
Posted by Therese Grønskov Hosbjerg - 13-10-2017
By Therese G. Hosbjerg, DVM and Technical Manager at Bacterfield GMBH
Thumbnail for The role of probiotics in veterinary medicine - prophylactic use and in conjunction with disease.
Posted by Therese Grønskov Hosbjerg - 04-02-2017
The awareness of probiotic therapy has increased in recent years. Many pet owners and veterinarians are now using probiotics successfully both to manage and prevent many different conditions. This article will present the scientific basis of probiotic use specifically focusing on dogs and cats.
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Posted by Therese Grønskov Hosbjerg - 26-09-2016
The term “functional food” has been around for many years. The concept was introduced in the 1980s in Japan in the human food industry and it has since then made its way into the pet food industry due to increasing consumer awareness. The term has been defined in several ways during its existence, however, the basic definition remains the same; functional food is a food that provides health-promoting and disease-preventing benefits by the addition of known or unknown biologically-active compounds.
Thumbnail for Benefits of growing up with a dog
Posted by Therese Grønskov Hosbjerg - 16-09-2016
Children love animals! Everyone who has grown up with a dog cherish the memories deeply in their hearts and often remember their pet as the best friend they have ever had. But there are many more reasons to why you should consider adding a new member to your family.
Thumbnail for My cat has started peeing inside – now what?
Posted by Therese Grønskov Hosbjerg - 14-09-2016
By Therese G. Hosbjerg, DVM and Technical Manager at Bacterfield GMBH
Thumbnail for Do you know which plants are toxic to cats?
Posted by Therese Grønskov Hosbjerg - 14-09-2016
Cats love catnip, but some cats also enjoy chewing on other plants if they have the chance. However, be careful because some plants are toxic, and might even end up killing the cat.
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Posted by Therese Grønskov Hosbjerg - 14-09-2016
By Therese G. Hosbjerg, DVM and Technical Manager at Bacterfield GmbH
Thumbnail for Yoghurt as a probiotic supplement for pets?
Posted by Therese Grønskov Hosbjerg - 28-07-2016
The awareness of the beneficial health properties associated with probiotics have grown over the last few years. Many of the trends seen in the human sector are transferred to the pet market because of the increasing humanization of pets. However, is it actually beneficial to use yoghurt as a probiotic supplement for pets?