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How Can I Improve My Dog’s Gut Health?

Thursday May 06, 2021

Your dog’s gut health is a tremendously HUGE factor in determining your pet’s overall health and happiness. A healthy gut can ensure longevity, resilience to illness and better stress response. Like us, good health is a determining factor for a higher quality of life. It’s the same for your pet too. At Dig-In, our entire…read more


Can My Dog Eat Yoghurt for Probiotics

Wednesday March 24, 2021

There’s quite a fuss about probiotics for dogs at the moment. With humans downing Kombucha, adding Kimchi to salads and dollops of yoghurts in the pursuit of the ‘proper immune function’ resulting from good gut bacteria, we’ve often assumed that our pets should do likewise.  At Dig-In we have created a few articles that promote…read more


Probiotics for Dogs: What’s the hype and why we offer prebiotics.

Wednesday January 27, 2021

There is a lot of noise around dog probiotics and their reported benefits. At Dig-In we know that they can be a healthy addition to your dog’s diet, but don’t reach for them just yet. There is a lot more to probiotics for dogs than you might realise and equipping yourself with the right knowledge…read more


Skin Irritation in Dogs! The causes and what to do about it…

Tuesday March 10, 2020

Here’s a scenario that EVERY dog owner is familiar with. You’re sitting at home enjoying a quiet night in, maybe Netflix is on and you’re working your way through the latest series. Maybe you’re tucked up in bed reading away, but despite trying desperately to throw yourself into your book, series, nap, conversation and enjoy…read more


Dig-In: Proud to assist the Koala detection dogs

Monday November 04, 2019

(Pic: ‘Missy’ The Koala Detection at the ready with an abundance of energy thanks to Dig-In ) When looking at our pet dog, it may be hard for us to imagine them fulfilling any role other than a loving companion. However throughout history, the humble dog has been eager to serve and prove its worth,…read more


Customer Journey: Help Getting Your Labrador to Poo right

Tuesday September 10, 2019

(pic: Abby the Labrador – loose stool warrior. ) You’ve just got to love a Labrador! Intelligent, warm, easy-going and well… just plain beautiful. Their friendly nature and soulful eyes have seen them remain on the top of the list of Australia’s favourite breeds for over five years now (source:http://ankc.org.au/). But what happens when your…read more


What’s the difference between Dig-In and Dig-In Fresh?

Tuesday August 27, 2019

Dig-In Fresh has been on the market for over month now and we are really thrilled with your feedback. It’s been so great to see that so many pet owners out there willing to make a positive change to their best friends’ diet and health. If you’re reading this and you have purchased your Dig-In…read more


Is Kombucha harmful for dogs?

Tuesday November 13, 2018

Kombucha is no longer exclusively the eco hydration of hipsters and the health-conscious fitspo crowd. Today many households are fermenting their own kombucha and it’s not uncommon to find it on supermarket shelves, cafe lunch special boards or school kids’ tuckshop orders. But, despite the latest thirst for this probiotic liquid in human circles, is…read more


Use of Dog probiotics are on the rise – why?

Wednesday September 19, 2018

At Dig-In we were privileged to be among the first companies to offer prebiotics specifically for dogs. Inspired by the pleasure of owning a dog we believe that we have a very serious responsibility to our pets. That unerring loyalty, the ineffable companionship is one of life’s greatest pleasures. For that, they deserve to be…read more


5 Common Cocker Spaniel Health Problems

Tuesday May 08, 2018

  With their expressive eyes and ever-wagging tail, the Cocker Spaniel has become a familar and loved breed throughout many Australian homes. Ever willing to please, energetic and more than a little sensitive, American and English Cocker Spaniels are among the best companion breeds. But, like any breed of dog, they have some susceptibilities and…read more



Can Dig-In Help with Canine Cognitive Dysfunction Syndrome?

Wednesday January 24, 2018

Like their human counterparts, Dogs are living longer lives. Access to better nutrition, quality veterinary care and… dare we say it, an easier life, has ensured that our faithful furry friends will be around for longer. But, it can come with a tragic twist. Similarly, to us when dogs grow older they become more susceptible…read more


Are You Ready to Get a Dog?

Monday November 06, 2017

The human and dog relationship spans back millennia. In return for shelter and provision, they helped us hunt, watched us whilst we slept and gave up the call of the wild. It’s no wonder that the old adage goes “Dog is man’s best friend.” With Christmas fast approaching, a puppy or family dog may be…read more


Does Your Dog Need Supplements?

Wednesday May 17, 2017

We live in an age where we are actively encouraged to pursue optimal health by efficient means. At some stage in this journey, we started the compromise of balanced diets for vitamin and mineral rich supplements – and now we’re starting along this path with our dogs. So, the question is, do our loyal four-legged friends…read more