Breed

Carolina Dog


AKC Grouping
Foundation Stock Service
Temperament
  • loyal
  • independent
  • reserved with strangers

Demeanor
alert and responsive

Choosing the Best High-Protein Carolina Dog Food

Is a high-protein dog food right for your Carolina Dog? You're not alone in this curiosity. In fact, it's small to average size and medium-tall height with grooming needs that are typically noted as 'only an occasional bath and brushing' and a demeanor often described as alert and responsive yields the Carolina Dog with around 27000 U. S. Google searches per month. Sure, some of these searchers are looking for cute photos or grooming help but a higher number than you'd expect are looking for the same thing you are. . . the right dog food for their Carolina Dog. In short, the answer is 'yes'. Yes, a high-protein dog food is great for your Carolina Dog. But to find out why we need to look at a few other factors.


Breed

Carolina Dog


AKC Grouping
Foundation Stock Service
Temperment
  • loyal
  • independent
  • reserved with strangers
Demeanor
alert and responsive

The AKC's Foundation Stock Service is an option for purebred breeds to continue to develop while providing them with the security of a reliable and reputable way to maintain their records. While most Foundation Stock Service Breeds are approved to compete in AKC Companion Events, they are not eligible for AKC registration. So, unlike other AKC groupings like the Terrier Group or Working Group and even the Non-Sporting Group where one can gain further insight from the grouping the dog breed may be in, the AKC Foundation Stock Service gives us little insight. Thus, we must turn to other facts we know about the Carolina Dog to determine if a high-protein dog food is right for the Carolina Dog. For example, we know that a Carolina Dog is moderately active and has a alert and responsive demeanor. More importantly, we know that the loyal, independent, reserved with strangers Carolina Dog is moderately active In regard to energy levels. Thus, the Carolina Dog needs proper diet and exercise to keep it closer to the 30 pounds side of their recommended 30-55 pounds weight. A high-protein dog food for the Carolina Dog would be an optimal choice!


Energy
active
Grooming
only an occasional bath and brushing
Training
wanting to learn
Shedding
seasonally

The Carolina Dog is considered a moderately active dog and thus your Carolina Dog could benefit from a high-protein dog food due to that simple fact alone. A dog food rich in high-protein helps to build muscle and support the energy levels of a moderately active Carolina Dog. Furthermore, the calories in high-protein dog food are more efficiently used by a moderately active dog like the Carolina Dog. In fact, dogs that don't receive enough protein can actually experience muscle loss and see a noticeable drop in energy levels. Lastly, a high-protein dog food that's optimal for the Carolina Dog is low in carbohydrates which are a non-essential component of a healthy diet for most dogs, but especially true for a moderately active Carolina Dog.


The Carolina Dog is a small to average, medium-tall dog weighing in at over 30 pounds. Dogs of this size could benefit from a well-rounded diet that have all the necessary nutrients for their small to average frame. While a high-protein dog food is important for small to average breeds due to the calorie efficiency in a high-protein diet, most important is the proper percentages and sources of those proteins and that essential nutrients are included in the diet. When you select a high-protein dog food for your Carolina Dog at Spot & Tango, you can be assured that we have properly balanced a properly sourced, high-protein dog food while also including other essential nutrients needed for a small to average dog such as the Carolina Dog.


Spot & Tango offers several high-protein meat options for your Carolina Dog including a Turkey & Red Quinoa, Beef & Millet, and Lamb & Brown Rice option. All our recipes have an appropriate blend of spinach, carrots, peas, various fruits, eggs, parsley, apple cider vinegar, safflower oil, vegetable stock and an all-natural blend of vitamins & minerals to ensure meals are nutritionally balanced while still creating a high-protein dog food for a Carolina Dog. 100% of the ingredients in our recipes are approved for human consumption (because dogs deserve to have the same quality food that we eat) and use USDA Certified meats. We never use preservatives, growth hormones or artificial additives. Our vegetables are an excellent source of fiber and vitamins our eggs help increase protein levels while also containing essential calcium and amino acids to support strong bones, build muscles and repair tissue. If you want a high-protein dog food for your Carolina Dog, Spot & Tango could be the solution.