A diet change from dry food to beef induces reversible changes on the faecal microbiota in healthy, adult client-owned dogs

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BACKGROUND Diet has a major influence on the composition of the gut microbiota, whose importance for gut health and overall well-being is increasingly recognized. Knowledge is limited regarding health implications, including effects on the faecal microbiota, of feeding a diet with high content of red meat to dogs, despite some owners' apparent preference to… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s12917-017-1073-9

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@inproceedings{Herstad2017ADC, title={A diet change from dry food to beef induces reversible changes on the faecal microbiota in healthy, adult client-owned dogs}, author={Kristin M. V. Herstad and Karina Gajardo and Anne Marie Bakke and Lars Moe and Jane Ludvigsen and Knut Rudi and Ida Rud and Monika Sekelja and Ellen Margrete Skancke}, booktitle={BMC veterinary research}, year={2017} }