This article originally appeared in the January 2019 issue of Schutzhund USA Magazine.
If you’ve paid much attention to dog food labels and nutrition claims, you’ve probably run across the term “chelated minerals” and may have wondered what they are. In short, chelated minerals, also referred to as organic trace minerals, are minerals which have been bound to an organic molecule, typically an amino acid, through the process called chelation.
This article originally appeared in the January 2018 issue of Schutzhund USA Magazine.
Part of what we do in our frequent involvement with working dog handlers is give presentations on general nutrition. During these, we often touch on the importance of a meat diet versus many of the trendy ingredients. One of our favorite examples is pumpkin and the very limited nutritional value it provides to dogs. This elicited a very good question at one of our recent talks that seemed ...
This article originally appeared in the November issue of Schutzhund USA Magazine.
Meet Jason Wiggins of Burlington, KY and the Wildcat Schutzhund Club
Kinetic Co-Owner, Dave Dourson, had the chance to sit down with USCA Member, Jason Wiggins, to talk about the USCA, the sport of Schutzhund and how he sees Kinetic Performance Dog Food working with his dogs.
Dave: So Jason, how did you get into dog training?
Jason: I started out when I was 10 training Great Pyrenees for AKC Obedience competitions. ...
Great news for dog lovers in the Midwest! We just added a new distributor for Kinetic here in the heartland. We welcome Northstar Pet Foods who proudly services independent pet food retailers, breeders and kennels throughout Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, North Dakota and South Dakota.