Good nutrition is imperative to good health. As the old saying goes, "An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure." This is true for dogs as well as people. A healthy diet can help to promote longevity and improve your dog's quality of life. It may also help to prevent disease. Based on years of canine nutritional research as the significant humans of six Labrador Retrievers over the yeras, we have concluded that a properly formulated home-prepared diet, based on a variety of whole foods with additional nutritional supplements, is the surest way to guarentee that your dog recieves the nutrition she/he needs to develop and maintain a maximum level of health.