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LIVE | Antioxidant-Rich Foods for Healthy Aging in Dogs & Cats, and more...

Microbial resistance in dogs and cats is skyrocketing. Could the meat in pet food be contributing to the problem? And if your pet needs antibiotics, the most important test you should be asking your vet for first! Also in this week's Live replay, the antioxidant supplement that is being used for heart health, anti-inflammation, cancer, and now new research suggests, may slow down the aging process in dogs. Plus the top 10 foods to feed your pet for this antioxidant, and much more.

Rodney & Dr. Becker discuss the latest research on nutrition and health in this replay of their weekly Facebook Live in the Inside Scoop. Plus they answer listener questions. Original LIVE aired 2.7.2021



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In this episode:

Is factory farmed meat contributing to the growing problem of antibiotic resistance in pets (3:40)

Why getting a culture test done is so important when your pet has an infection (7:30)

The risks with synthetics in pet food - Hills' settles lawsuit for Science Diet vitamin D recall (12:37)

Fecal transplants & microbiome restorative therapy - cancer, behavior, GI issues (17:13)

The anti-aging antioxidant alpha-lipoic acid and food sources for your pets (22:30)

Levels of bacteria in dogs' guts mimic those in Alzheimer's patients (30:30)

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*Any products, brands featured or referred to on the Mind-Jam Podcast are not affiliated with, sponsored by, or endorsed by Dr. Karen Becker, Planet Paws Media, or any of their affiliates.

Two-headed bird spotted in Nova Scotia

Antibiotic resistance gene sharing networks and the effect of dietary nutritional content on the canine and feline gut resistome

Antimicrobial resistance increased over an 8-year period in Enterobacteriaceae cultured from canine urine samples

Hill’s aims to repair reputation amid vitamin D-related recall

Fecal transplant turns cancer immunotherapy non-responders into responders

Alpha-Lipoic Acid Is an Effective Nutritive Antioxidant for Healthy Adult Dogs

Why dogs can teach humans about healthier ageing

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