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The Importance of Lean Meats In Raw Diets

 

The Importance of Lean Meats In Raw Diets

Good meat-based recipes, certainly those intended to mimic The Ancestral Diet, start with lean bases and build from there.

Focus on Nutrients Part: 2 Manganese (Mn)

 

Focus on Nutrients Part: 2 Manganese (Mn)

Manganese (Mn) is a trace mineral, required in small amounts measured in parts per million, that is necessary for the health of all animals, including being vital for development, metabolism, and the antioxidant system.

Focus On Nutrients Part:2 Zinc (Zn)

 

Focus On Nutrients Part:2 Zinc (Zn)

By paying careful attention to detail and using lean meats, one can make homemade and prey model ruminant (beef, bison, lamb) diets with zinc contents that meet ancestral diet amounts, and scientific standards for adult dogs and all life stages for cats.

Focus on Nutrients Part: 2 Iron (Fe)

 

Focus on Nutrients Part: 2 Iron (Fe)

Iron is an essential trace mineral for all life, including animals, plants, bacteria and fungi. It is the most prevalent trace mineral in the animal body, with about 67% of iron found in hemoglobin, the protein in red blood cells that carries oxygen throughout the body.

Does My Cat Need Vegetables?

 

Does My Cat Need Vegetables?

Can Mika, my Grey Tabby, eat vegetables? Does she even need them?

Focus On Nutrients: Part 2

 

Focus On Nutrients: Part 2

Who should read the focus on nutrients blogs? Anyone who cares about nutrition for their dog or cat. Essential nutrients are those that the dog or cat must consume in their diet.

How to Feed A Puppy

 

How to Feed A Puppy

There are different philosophies when it comes to feeding puppies. Here is ours.

Can Darwin’s Help My Dog’s Arthritis?

 

Can Darwin’s Help My Dog’s Arthritis?

I just saw a great video on YouTube. It was a woman saying how much your food helped her older dog’s arthritis.

Probiotics & Prebiotics for Dogs

 

Probiotics & Prebiotics for Dogs

A dog’s digestive health is tied to his immune system health – health gut, healthy dog. A healthy digestive system provides a dog with the tools to manage stool, allergies, toxins in the environment, and more.

The Hidden Dimension in Pet Food: 3D and 4D Meats

 

The Hidden Dimension in Pet Food: 3D and 4D Meats

There’s an old saying “You are what you eat.” If that’s true, then it’s important that animal lovers take extra care when we decide what to feed our pets.

Why Rotate Dog Food

 

Why Rotate Dog Food

Rotating poultry with ruminant meats provides a better balance of nutrients than either just poultry or just ruminant meats provide on their own.

Bringing Home a New Cat

 

Bringing Home a New Cat

Perhaps you went looking for a new feline friend or maybe they found you; either way you took one look into those big beautiful eyes and fell in love. Now, how do you make sure your new family member is happy, safe, and will adjust well to their new forever home?