Our Blog

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.

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.

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.

The Dog’s Ancestral Diet

 

The Dog’s Ancestral Diet

Recent nutritional science increasingly supports a whole food, ancestral-type diet; high protein, balanced fats, mineral and antioxidant rich—as the healthiest approach to feeding most dogs and cats.

Yes; Vegetables for Dogs!

 

Yes; Vegetables for Dogs!

I always strive to make canine diets complete and balanced, using whole foods and that includes vegetables. Some people who feed “prey-model diets” think that vegetables don’t belong in the canine diet, and question my recommendation of feeding vegetables to dogs, and a much lesser amount for cats.

Complete and Balanced Dog Diets

 

Complete and Balanced Dog Diets

Simply, it means it meets the latest scientific standards. Or that the food’s nutrient content meets or exceeds standards developed by various American and European agencies based upon the latest scientific studies of nutrient requirements of dogs and cats.

Buying Raw Pet Food

 

Buying Raw Pet Food

It’s a basic law of the universe that everything degrades over time. This applies to raw dog and cat food too.

Your Pets Health Potential

 

Your Pets Health Potential

The longer I worked with feeding a well-made raw meat diet to my dogs, the more I saw how much the health effects of this diet for dogs continue across generations.

Focus On Nutrients: Part 1

 

Focus On Nutrients: Part 1

Rather than write another book, I decided to write a blog series, so that this valuable information is available to all for free. In this series I will give the details you need to know to provide the best foods for your dogs.

Raw Feeding a Service Dog

 

Raw Feeding a Service Dog

In honor of International Assistance Dog Week, I wanted to speak to someone who works with a service dog first hand about their experience with raw feeding.

Comparing Nutrition in Pet Foods

 

Comparing Nutrition in Pet Foods

If you have ever compared one product to another in the supermarket you know what a challenge and what a headache this can be.