Quiz: Nutrition Facts and Fiction

Deborah E. Linder, DVM, DACVN, Tufts University

June 2018|Nutrition|Peer Reviewed|Web-Exclusive

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From protein, carbohydrates, and by-products in pet foods to “light” and “senior” diets, quiz yourself on facts and fallacies.

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Home-cooked diets are healthier for pets than commercial diets.

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Senior diets for dogs and cats are formulated to be lower in protein than adult maintenance diets to prevent kidney disease. 

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Feeding carbohydrate-based dry diets to cats predisposes them to diabetes.

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If a dental diet or product has a Veterinary Oral Health Council seal of acceptance, it has been proven to improve dental health.

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Veterinary therapeutic diets formulated for food allergies are more effective than over-the-counter novel protein diets.

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By-products have less nutritional value than muscle meats and act as inexpensive fillers in pet food.

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Selecting a “light” diet for weight loss ensures pets will lose weight safely.

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Large- and small-breed puppies have different nutritional requirements and should be fed different foods.

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