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Should You Start Making Your Own Dog Food?

Wednesday March 06, 2019

Here at Dig-In, we’ve committed ourselves to create healthy and happy dogs. We created Dig-In to boost the healthful range of any dog food, be that off the shelf at your local supermarket or a high-quality mix of your own making. Lately, we’ve noticed that there is an increase in people making their own dog…read more


Dig-In Proudly Supporting Koala Detection Dogs

Monday February 18, 2019

Dig-In has recently and proudly started working alongside OWAD, specifically their koala detection dogs. It’s an exciting opportunity for us to help out a fellow Queenslander and do some good work. OWAD is an environmental specialist consultancy. Their agenda is pretty broad and if you’re interested, you can learn more by visiting their site –…read more


5 Common Labradoodle Health Problems

Thursday October 11, 2018

The perfect pet doesn’t exi…. Oh Wait, you have met the Labradoodle? This lovable hybrid is one of the best things to come out of Australia since vegemite. In 1989 the first Labradoodle was bred to create a ‘low-allergen’ dog for a Hawaiian blind woman whose husband had allergies. Since then they’ve become a fast…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



Where to Find Good Advice for Your Dog

Thursday September 21, 2017

It seems in recent memory that dog care has grown infinitely more complex. In previous decades, more than a few us wouldn’t think twice before feeding their dog a cooked bone. In this day and age, we wouldn’t dream of it. Likewise, remember dog chocolates? These days you have a choice between carob or yoghurts…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


Dig In Dachshunds

5 Common Dachshund Health Problems

Thursday January 05, 2017

As anyone who owns one knows, Dachshunds are energetic, fun-loving dogs with an independent (and sometimes stubborn) streak. Seeming to possess almost limitless supplies of energy, it can be hard to tell when your dog is feeling a bit off. So that you’ve got a better idea of what to look out for, here are…read more


Pancreatitis in dogs – symptoms and treatment

Tuesday September 13, 2016

You share much in common with your dog, including the way your pancreas functions. A vital organ in both you and your dog, the pancreas releases enzymes to help break down and digest food, and produces hormones which help regulate blood sugar levels. Pancreatitis occurs when the pancreas becomes inflamed, causing digestive enzymes to leak…read more


10 most common dog health problems

Thursday June 30, 2016

We all want our dogs to be as happy and healthy as possible, and as your dog’s primary caregiver, it’s up to you to help keep them that way between vet visits. A fantastic way to help support your dog’s health is by regularly adding Dig-In Digestive Gravy Powder to their daily meal. In much…read more


Why does my dog eat grass?

Thursday June 16, 2016

Dogs are endlessly fascinating creatures. No matter how well we think we know our dogs, they can often surprise us with what they get up to. One little quirk you may have noticed is your dog occasionally channeling their inner grazing cow and munching on some grass. While there’s no need to worry about your…read more


5 ways to help your dog loose weight

Thursday April 28, 2016

So … you have yourself an overweight dog. Regardless of why your dog may have packed on the pounds, the great thing about being aware your dog is overweight, is that you can start taking action. Start off by consulting your vet to find out your dog’s current weight and to get help developing a…read more


Is my dog overweight?

Thursday April 21, 2016

We all want our dogs to be happy, but sometimes that translates into feeding our dogs too much or letting them skip out on exercise. This means your dog can start to transition from cute and cuddly into plump and pudgy. As difficult as it is to resist pleading puppy-dog eyes or to exercise your…read more


What type of bones should I feed my dog?

Tuesday March 29, 2016

Like most dog owners, you are probably continually looking for new ways to spoil your pet and show your furry friend how much you love them. We hope our last weeks’ post about what human foods dogs can eat gave you some ideas on how to reward your dog. Bones are often seen as rewards…read more

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Top 15 human foods your dog can eat

Tuesday March 22, 2016

Living with a dog usually means dealing with plenty of begging at mealtimes. Even when you’re a responsible owner, it can still be tough to resist those hungry puppy eyes at your feet. If you’ve read our last week’s blog post, you probably know that many types of food can be dangerous for dogs, but…read more

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