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Britta Dobenecker

Britta Dobenecker

Dip. ECVCN, Ludwig-Maximilian University, Munich, Germany


After graduating from Hannover’s School of Veterinary Medicine, Dr. Dobenecker studied for a doctoral thesis at the Institute of Physiological Chemistry in Hannover and the Institute of Animal Nutrition in Munich. She is a board-certified specialist in animal nutrition and dietetics (national level, European College of Veterinary and Comparative Nutrition (ECVCN)). She currently is an Academic director at the Institute of Animal Nutrition and Dietetics at the Ludwig-Maximilian University, with her main research interests centered around calcium and phosphorus and their impact on skeletal and renal health in dogs and cats.

Contributions from Britta Dobenecker

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To help Max with his training, the owner should reward him with kibble taken from his calculated daily allowance

Issue number31.3 Published 14/09/2022

Calcium and phosphorus – getting the balance right

It is critical to ensure that a puppy is neither over- nor under-supplied with certain nutrients and minerals during the growth phase, but this can be more difficult than it first appears, as discussed in this paper.

By Linda Böswald and Britta Dobenecker