GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn--Anyone who has a cat or dog knows first hand how many choices there are when it comes to food. Is wet food better than dry and what do you do to help an overweight pet lose some lbs?
Karin Burseth from Minnesota-based Chuck & Don's visited KARE 11 to decipher various pet diets and help determine which is the right one for your pet. When determining the right diet, consider your pet's allergies, digestion, weight and breed.
Here's a look into various pet diets and their nutritional benefits:
Dry vs. wet food
Wet food contains water, which can help provide your pet with their daily water intake
Wet food is ideal for dogs and cats who are older, cannot smell well or lack an appetite as it is rich in scent and flavor