Thornapple Australian Shepherds and Nutri Source Dog Food Response To July 2019 Canine Dilated Cardiomyopathy (DCM) REPORT FROM THE FDA.
Thornapple Australian Shepherds does recommend Tuffy Pet Foods’ Nutri Source label but never have we recommended their grain free line or any grain free line. FDA’s report highlighting 16 brands of dog food as causing DCM in dogs included Nutri Source. Of course this concerned all of us at Thornapple so we checked into it further.
This article, written by Terri Lewin, offers a great explanation of why getting your next dog from a reputable breeder is the best choice. Quality Breeders show their dogs because dog shows are a means of evaluating dogs against the breed standard for Soundness, Type, Gait, and Temperament.