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    Pet Food Money Saving Tips

    Articlepet advice guidesTuesday 27 November 2012
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    Buying pet food can becomeextremely expensive especially when you have a dog or cat. There are so manyadverts on the TV which pressurise pet owners to buy top brand dog food or catfood when they could be saving money. Advertisements for pet food target petowners by claiming that their food is natural and perfect for your pet’snutritional needs. This is not always true so you have to make sure by lookingat the ingredients on the back of the packet.

     

    Buying the top brand petfood does not always mean you are getting the best. There are several optionsfor saving money on pet food without reducing the quality of the food. Thisarticle will give you a few ideas on how to save money on your pet food.

     

    Buy in Bulk

     

    Buying pet food in bulkalways works out much cheaper. If you can’t carry a large bag home then you canhave it delivered. A lot of online pet shops will offer free delivery on itemssuch as pet food. Look online or in pet shops because you can sometimes findsome great bulk deals especially on dog food and cat food.

     

    Buy Pet Food from a Pet Shop

     

    Some pet shops will offertheir own brands of dog or cat foods which are cheaper than more well knownbrands. This does not necessarily mean that they are poorer quality. They mightbe cheaper because there is a much shorter profit chain. The best way is tocheck on the back of the packet.

     

    Saving Money on Cat or Dog Food Treats

     

    You do not need to buyoverpriced treats for dogs or cats you could try feeding them some vegetables.You can also try making your own dog food treats there are plenty of recipeswhich are free online so you can make your dogs and cats happy while savingmoney.

     

    Pet Food Portion Control

     

    Lots of people do not keeptrack of how much pet food they feed their animals each day. This makes it morelikely that pets become overweight and you could be spending unnecessary money.You can buy measuring cups for the type of food which you are using which willregulate how much food you are feeding your pets and save money.

     

     

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