Benefits of Switching to a Hypoallergenic Dog Food

Itchy or poor-quality skin, flatulence, regurgitation, diarrhoea, or vomiting are all signs that your dog could have a food intolerance. Lower quality dog food, packed with artificial additives, chemicals and known hyper-sensitising ingredients can often cause disturbances.

Feeding a higher quality hypoallergenic dog food can help to reduce symptoms. Read on to find out what dog food is best for allergies and the benefits of switching to hypoallergenic dog food.

What is Hypoallergenic Dog Food?

Hypoallergenic dog food is a recipe formulated without common allergens to dogs such as wheat, wheat gluten, dairy and soya. The recipes are usually made from natural sources and are free from common ingredients that could irritate your dog.  Before purchasing any new dog food, it is a good idea to visit your vet to discuss your pet's problems so they can make sure there is not an underlying cause that requires treatment.

Benefits of Hypoallergenic Dog Food

  • Hypoallergenic dog food can reduce the risk of allergic reactions and any other health problems.
  • Can improve your dog’s coat condition.
  • They often have added proteins, vitamins and minerals that can aid your dog’s immune system.
  • Feeding a high quality, hypoallergenic dog food gives you peace that your dog is getting fed reliable, good quality ingredients that are highly digestible and nutritious.

Switching Over To a Hypoallergenic Recipe

If you are going to change your dog’s dog food diet to a hypoallergenic dog food, it is important you do it gradually to avoid causing an upset stomach. You can change their diet over a week by mixing your old food with your new food. Click here to find out how easy switching a dog food diet is.

WCF Hypoallergenic Dog Food

Our hypoallergenic dog foods contain a “no nasties” formula of no wheat, wheat gluten, pork, beef, eggs, dairy, or soya - these can cause sensitivity in dogs. Our premium dog foods are made in the UK and are produced using only natural ingredients for a happy and healthy dog.  

Lakes Heritage Grain Free Dog Food - Hypoallergenic Food for Dogs 

Our Lakes Heritage dog food is a premium food that is high in proteins and contains a minimum of 30% freshly prepared meat or fish. It is 100% grain, gluten, wheat and dairy free making it easier to digest. This also makes it an ideal hypoallergenic food for dogs that suffer from intolerances. It is also one of the most natural and complete dry dog foods on the market with no added artificial flavours or preservatives. 

Lakes Legacy High Protein Dog Food - Hypoallergenic Food for Dogs

Lakes Legacy dog food is a premium, high-protein, superfood-based dog food for owners looking for the best of the best for their pets. All Lakes Legacy dog foods are 100% grain, gluten, wheat and dairy free making it easier to digest. This also makes it an ideal hypoallergenic food for dogs that suffer from intolerances. It is also high in protein and contains a minimum of 35% freshly prepared meat or fish. 

Lakes Established Hypoallergenic Dog Food - Hypoallergenic Food for Dogs

Containing only natural ingredients, Lakes Established is a hypoallergenic dog food recipe with no added artificial colours, flavours, or preservatives. Lakes Established dog food contains rice, oats, and high levels of easily digestible proteins which are gentle on your pet’s digestive system. It is also a single source protein diet, making it perfect for dogs with allergies or intolerances. 

Lakes Pioneer Sensitive Dog Food - Hypoallergenic Food for Dogs

Our Lakes Pioneer range is perfect for dogs that suffer from allergies or intolerances. It is made from a veterinary-approved, hypoallergenic dog food recipe to supply a natural energy source. It’s free from wheat, wheat gluten, dairy, soya, contains Omega 3 & 6, and offers many health benefits to dogs that have sensitive stomachs or allergies. 

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