Food That Kills: Taurine and Dilated Cardiomyopathy

Grain-Free & BEG Diets Causing Taurine Related Dilated CardiomyopathyGlobally, dogs are dying or becoming very ill from a canine heart disease that is known as taurine-deficient dilated cardiomyopathy. Whilst the exact mechanism is still unknown, current research suggests that it isn't just a taurine deficiency that is at play in these commercial diets from boutique companies [...]

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