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Pomeranian Food Recipes Book 

Best Food for Pomeranians. Homemade Food for Pomeranians. Home Cooking for Pomeranians available ONLY here at the #1 Pomeranian Information site, contains healthy Pomeranian dog food recipes. Homemade dog food for Pomeranians recipe book contains recipes for dishes suitable for all Pomeranian dogs.

What’s the Best Food for a Pomeranian Dog?

What should Pomeranians eat? The best dog food for Pomeranians is homemade or raw feeding. There are always factors you need to remember when you compare manufactured dog food and food that has been home-made for your  Pomeranian.

Best Food for a Pomeranian
Best Food for a Pomeranian

Let’s start by looking at the dog foods available in today’s marketplace. The canine food manufacturers make billions of dollars every year. Unfortunately, most of the products they’re selling are made from low grade and sometimes unhealthy ingredients that can make your Pomeranian very ill and can even cause premature aging or death.

It’s downright depressing to see all the dog foods being recalled from stores because of the serious problems they cause the dogs who are forced to eat them.

Think of Some Commercial Dog Food as “Fast Dog Food”

People eat foods such as burgers, tacos, fries and other greasy junk food even though it’s all low quality and can cause people a great deal of harm in the long run. These foods are heavily processed. Now equate that to dogs and the “fast foods” they also consume. It’s unhealthy for people and canines.

Manufacturers of dog food are the only people who don’t see the danger in constantly feeding dogs the highly processed foods they create every day.

People and dogs have approximately 75% common genetic makeup. Our nutritional requirements are similar as well. As we eat low quality fast food that directly causes harm, the same thing happens to our dogs but at a faster rate.

If you buy food because vets recommend it, that can be a mistake. Manufactured dog food can legitimately have a label that says it has been recommended by vets if just one vet recommends it! That would only be one vet among thousands.

Why Manufactured Dog Food is NOT the Best Food for Pomeranians

Fillers 

The chief difference between low quality and high quality manufactured canine foods is the quantity of fillers within the product. Fillers are ingredients with zero nutrients or other benefits, except that they help your Pom feel full because they increase the volume of the food your dog is eating. Fillers won’t be digested. They’ll simply go in one end and out the other.

Behavioral Troubles 

If your Pom is eating his own feces or grass, that’s because there’s a serious problem with his diet. While he eats fillers, it will fill him. However, his body will still have a strong craving for nutrients that were missing from the fillers.

Pomeranian Allergies 

Pomeranians and other toy dogs are highly likely to have allergic reactions to preservatives and artificial colors. Symptoms may include: diarrhea, vomiting, upset stomachs, a dull coat and dry skin. Many of the cases will be severe but if you cook healthy, highly nutritious home-made food for your beloved pet, you’ll be able to give him all the nutrition he needs and also protecting him from having to eat low quality, chemical-ridden food from his body.

Wheat

If you’re already aware that your Pom has a wheat allergy, it becomes easy to create delicious, home-cooked, wheat-free meals that your Pom can enjoy.

Teething

There’s no good reason for having your Pomeranian puppy suffer during the teething period when you can create delicious home-made treats and food that will help him feel better.

Dog Food Companies Marketing Campaigns

 When buying food for your dog, you have to consider various factors such as her age and whether she’s pregnant. When cooking her meals yourself, her age is totally irrelevant. Recipes suit Pomeranians of all ages.  Best diet is home cooked meals for Pomeranians from 12 months of age to Senior Poms.

Pomeranian Food Recipes
Pomeranian Food Recipes

Raw Food Diets 

Numerous scientists have managed to trace dogs as far back as four specific wolves. Because of their origins, it’s hardly surprising that dogs love eating a raw diet so you should also have a collection of meals from this diet.

Upset Tummies

It’s quite common for your Pomeranian to feel “off,” possibly recovering after undergoing a treatment, or having an upset tummy. You’ll also have recipes to help ease that tummy to make your furry friend feel fantastic once more.

Food for Humans is Healthy for Dogs

Regardless of what you may hear from dog food makers, wholesome food people eat is also great food for dogs.

Feeding your Pomeranian food people eat is only bad for the makers of dog foods. The delicious, nutritious food you eat can also supply your Pomeranian with essential nutrition and, in doing so, it reduces the amount of bills from your vet.

Thanks to the internet and other sources, it’s easy to learn the basic differences between nutrition for people and for dogs. Examples include: no raisins, grapes, corn, wheat or onions and rinse away rich sauces and spices for dogs.

Never Assume your Vet Sells High Quality Dog Food

Vets don’t learn much about nutrition as part of their studies. Most of their extra knowledge is gleaned from seminars, studies, articles, sales reps and pet food companies.
If your vet hasn’t experimented and/or studied home-made or raw diets, he probably won’t know what foods are good and bad and may simply be using old information and superstition.
If your vet makes a profit from selling a specific brand and not others, that can cause a major conflict of interest. Some vets may even legally be banned from selling more than one brand.

Processed Dog Foods Often Contain Questionable Ingredients

It’s actually “legal” for manufactured dog food to contain meat derived from diseased, dying, disabled and dead animals. Other additives can include: sweepings off the mill floor that are labelled as grains and also corn that has been contaminated with strong pesticides. The cheapest dog food you buy will have the cheapest ingredients and that all adds up to virtually no nutrition at all.

Kibble Won’t Clean your Pomeranian’s Teeth

Virtually all canines from the age of three onwards have some type of dental problems. The majority are fed kibble so that’s really saying something. A small study was conducted and the results concluded that kibble MIGHT be better for clean canine teeth than the processed tinned foods, it doesn’t state that it’s more effective.

People don’t want to spend precious time cleaning their dogs’ teeth so they often use kibble, despite the fact it doesn’t do a good job. If you think for one moment that feeding your pet kibble and hard treats will clean his teeth, you’ll only inflict pain, suffering and possible lost teeth in your dog, as well as lots of high vet bills.

Dog Food Marketing Terms “Balanced and Complete” Isn’t Synonymous with “Optimum” Dog Food

“Balanced and complete” only means a dog food has a minimum possible health benefit for an average dog. Balanced and complete is better than not BUT it doesn’t necessarily mean it’s good food for a Pomeranian.
If people boast that they have carried out feeding tests usually only test the main product in a line and tests are only trialed on a small group of dogs for a short time. In the long term, enzyme and nutrient deficiencies will occur.

Feeding Your Pomeranian The Same food All The Time Restricts His Nutrition

If you ate a meal consisting of rancid fat, corn, chicken wings and the same composition of added minerals and vitamins, you would soon become ill.

Nutritionists scream that people must consume a wide variety of food to avoid allergies and to improve their overall nutrition. So why shouldn’t dogs be treated the same way and then their health will also be good.

If you start feeding your dog a lot of different foods, he may suffer from a stomach upset in the short term. This is because he hasn’t been eating the right foods so if he does have a stomach upset, it simply means you’re helping him with proper nutrition. His digestive system will quickly settle and then he can eat whatever healthy foods you give him with no problems, in much the same way as people. The key is to make changes gradually.

Kibble Isn’t a Better Dog Food Than Canned 

Canned dog food is preserved through the canning process whereas kibble is artificially preserved. Have you ever thought about the amount of preservatives needed to stop food that sits in your dog’s bowl all day long going off?

Kibble starts off as a cooked dry meal, whereas, tinned food is canned when fresh. More nutrients are destroyed in kibble because it’s exposed to a lot more heat. Kibble has been identified as a cause of bladder and kidney problems in cats; and can cause deadly bloating for larger dogs that are broad-chested. It also causes dehydration.

This doesn’t mean canned food is better or perfect. However, the best food for your dog is fresh food, either raw or cooked.

Next best is prepared food that has been frozen, followed by dehydrated food that has been freeze-dried. You can buy these foods at your local pet shop.

Certain Dog Foods Can Damage Your Pomeranian’s Health

  •  Rawhide chews and cooked bones can create severe health issues that may need emergency surgery.
  •  Allergies can be caused by foods that have wheat bases. 

Ingredients in Commercial Dog Food That Aren’t Healthy For Dogs

Corn and wheat. Most canines, including Pomeranians, have allergies to both corn and wheat. If you notice your Pom dog constantly scratching or biting himself, read the ingredients on his food to see if these are listed because they can cause such a problem.

Corn is also fattening as it also makes corn oil and high fructose corn syrup. So it’s not surprising that there’s an abundance of dogs with diabetes and just as many that are obese.

Healthy Ingredients Found in Dog Food

If you firmly believe your dog deserves the best nutritious, safe food you can provide, there are various ways you can do it. The major way is to prepare your Pomeranians meals yourself, using healthy ingredients to keep him in peak condition. The second option is to use the holistic method.

Dog food companies that manufacture holistic foods only create the highest quality foods by utilizing food sources that are human-grade.Unacceptable ingredients include by-products, corm and wheat.

Ideal Pomeranian Meals Can Include:

Real meats such as beef, chicken, bison, lamb, salmon and other meats. Other products to use include: brown rice, barley, oatmeal and other whole grains.

Benefits of Homemade Dog Food

Packaged foods for dogs will often have additives, chemicals and other useless fillers so there are no real nutritional benefits. You would scoop crunchy pieces or dog slop into your dog’s bowl.

Your Pom will get healthy meals when you create them yourself. You’ll be able to add whatever healthy ingredients you want to ensure your dog has no deficiencies of minerals and vitamins. Vary his meals and you’ll find he’s happy, full of energy and better behaved as well.

Feeding Pomeranians Under 12 Months of Age

Puppy’s require the perfect balance of nutrients to ensure correct growth. Essential to proper development is the accurate ratio of calcium to phosphorus. Skeletal problems can be caused by feeding pups home cooked or commercial dog food for adult dogs. Until your Pomeranian has his first birthday feed a top quality puppy kibble and a quality canned puppy food. Good snacks are dairy products.

Your Pomeranian Has Trust In You 

He will sit patiently,  eyes watching as you dish up his food and then he’ll lick his bowl until it’s gleaming. However, do you actually know what ingredients you put in his bowl to eat? Were there any fillers or chemicals? Were there any meat by-products (this includes animals that die during the trip to the facilities as well as road-kill)?

Don’t make your dog sick when it’s easy to cook home cooked meals full of healthy, nutritious ingredients that your dog needs to remain healthy and happy.

If you include powdered egg shell, cottage cheese or yogurt to your homemade dog food, it will increase his calcium levels to keep his teeth and bones strong. Calcium needs are the same for people and dogs.

Home Cooking Dog Food Recipe Book for Pomeranians Contains the following:

Pommy Barf Breakfast.
Doggie Casserole.
Homemade Kibble.
Tempt a fussy Pomeranian with this recipe for Fussy eaters.
Gourmet Chicken and Vegetables all in one.
Tasty Doggie Appetiser.
Chicken Soup for doggies.
Doggie Stew.
Doggie Goulash
Doggie Meatballs
Basic Balanced Doggie Meal with Vegetables.
Salmon Doggie Delight.
Fido’s Fish dish.
Hound Soup.
Yummy Past meal for Poms. 
Doggie Chilli.
Doggie Beef Stew.
Homemade Doggie Stew.
Wild Salmon and Pumpkin Mornay
Roasted Chicken N Liver Dog Dinner.
Chicken Dog Dinner Recipe.
Raw beef and Liver Meat Balls.
Slow Cooker Dog Food Recipes.
Chicken with Brown Rice Pommy Casserole. 
Slow Cooker Doggie Stew.
Fur Babies Mince and Vegetable Stew.
Lentils Dog Food.
Chicken and Rice Doggie  Stew.
Kangaroo Stew for Poms.
Yummy Pork and Sausage Dog Food.
Doggie Delight.
Casserole for Dogs.
3 Meat Dog Feast. 
Slow Cooker Dog Food Beef & Vegetable Pasta.
Slow Cooker Dog Biscuits.
Slow Cooker Dog Muffins
Wheat Free Pumpkin Dog Cookies.
Oatmeal & Peanut Butter Cookies for your Doggie.
Puppy Patties.
Alfalfa Heart Cookies.
Bow Wow Brownies.
Mutts Muffins.
Gravy Canine Cookies.
Bake your own Crunchy Dog Biscuits.
Bacon Flavoured Dog Biscuits.
Canine Bacon Biscuits.
Pomeranian Dog Treat Recipe
Peanut Butter Banana Dog Treats.
Doggie Treats
Liver cake.
Satin Ball Treats.
Chicken Pate. 
Satin Balls. Which are great for coat problems and for Pomeranians needing to gain weight.
Sweet Potato Rawhides.
Turkey Doggie Treats.
Chicken Jerky.
Frozen Yoghurt Pops for Dogs.
Fruit and Vege Strips.
Beef & Vege Balls.
Fruit Puppy Parfait.
Healthy Dog Treat Recipe.
4 Ingredients Dog Treat Recipe
Canine Chicken Birthday Cake. 
Healthy Dog Food Recipes 
Satin Balls again.
Meal for Seniors or Dogs with Digestive problems.
Golden Paste for Doggies. 
Golden Paste Canine Cookies.
Homemade Bone Broth for Doggies.

Homemade dry dog food recipes are include in this eBook. Many slow cooker dog food recipes and crock pot dog food recipes. The best dog food recipe book available.  Easy to follow recipes for homemade dog food. 

The author of this homemade dog food recipe book is Denise Leo, breeder of Best in Show winning champion Pomeranians and a long time lover of the Pomeranian dog.

Best food for Pomeranians. Homemade Pomeranian Food is ONLY available here on #1 The Pomeranian Information Site  as an eBook in  PDF format. The eBook is in PDF format and will be emailed to you.

Download and store on your computer, tablet, phone and print a hardcopy if required. Healthy Home Cooking for all Poms is a MUST have item for ALL Pomeranian Parents.

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References and Further Reading:
[1] Denise Leo “The Pomeranian Handbook”.

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