Principles of Dog Nutrition
Nutrition plays a key role in longevity and quality of life. This presentation will provide information about how nutrients contribute to health throughout a dog’s life, and the effects of nutrition on trainability and athletic performance will be reviewed. Some of the common myths surrounding pet food will also be discussed.
Dr. Jennifer Adolphe graduated with her PhD in companion animal nutrition from the University of Saskatchewan. She previously completed a Master’s degree in human nutrition and is a registered dietitian with the College of Dietitians of British Columbia. Dr. Adolphe is the recipient of over 20 awards and scholarships for her academic work. Her work in the pet food industry has focused on product development and ingredient procurement. She is currently the Senior Nutritionist at Petcurean Pet Nutrition, a Canadian, family-owned company committed to offering superior quality pet foods.
Continuing Education Units (CEUs)