• Ask the Vet: Is Grain Free Food Helpful for an Overweight Bulldog?

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    Ask the Vet: Is Grain Free Food Helpful for an Overweight Bulldog?

      Question: I have an 8 year old extremely over weight bulldog. She also suffers from acid reflex. I am looking into changing her food. Would it be helpful for her digestion to try grain free and gluten free food? Answer: Undoubtedly, a grain-free, gluten-free dog food would help her digestion. Acid reflux in dogs is usually congenital, caused by a condition known as hiatal hernia. A hiatal hernia is a protrusion of abdominal contents into the chest cavity through the esophageal hiatus, a natural opening through the diaphragm. Younger pets are at greater risk of developing this condition because...

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