Letters September 2005 Issue

Letters 09/05: Debate About Kidney Diets

Hill’s differs with our opinion on diets for dogs with chronic renal failure; we respectfully disagree with Hill’s.

Dear readers: In May 2005, we published an article by longtime WDJ writer and book author CJ Puotinen about dietary considerations for dogs with renal failure. Quoted several times in “When to Say No to Low-Protein,” was dog owner Mary Straus, a researcher who has exhaustively studied the veterinary literature regarding treatments for chronic renal failure (CRF). …

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