5 Dry Dog Food Alternatives to Merrick Pet Care

5 Dry Dog Food Alternatives to Merrick Pet Care

By now you’ve heard the news that Merrick Pet Care was purchased to Purina.  There are many feelings on this transaction.  Some feel that Merrick sold out, that they’re greedy; while others think it was a good move for them, because now Merrick will have...
My Very Biased Thoughts on the Purina-Merrick Acquisition

My Very Biased Thoughts on the Purina-Merrick Acquisition

I’m still at SuperZoo as I write this and nearly every conversation I’ve had over the past couple days as been about Purina’s acquisition of Merrick Pet Care.  Wow!  Didn’t see that one coming.  Read more about the acquisition on The Truth...
Should I Be Worried About Mucus On My Dog’s Poop?

Should I Be Worried About Mucus On My Dog’s Poop?

I feed our dogs raw meaty bones (duck necks, turkey necks, lamb necks) on the weekends.  this is when they can eat outside (on nice weather days) under supervision.  They either get a light lunch of raw meaty bones or an entire evening meal. Why I Feed Our Dogs Raw...
An Alternative to DIY Training Treats for Busy Dog Lovers

An Alternative to DIY Training Treats for Busy Dog Lovers

This post is sponsored by Open Farm Pet, makers of healthy dry dog food that is sourced from certified ethical and humane farms. This weekend I came to the conclusion that I’m going to eat less meat.  I saw a commercial (isn’t that how it always goes?)...
4 Ways Facebook Has Screwed Up My Raw Feeding

4 Ways Facebook Has Screwed Up My Raw Feeding

Last year I came across a discussion in a forum for dog lovers warning people not to feed raw.  A woman switched her dog to raw, followed the advice of people she met in a Facebook raw feeding group, and her dog died from a perforated bowel from raw bones that she fed...
4 Natural Ways to Relieve Joint Pain in My Dogs

4 Natural Ways to Relieve Joint Pain in My Dogs

Rodrigo and Sydney were diagnosed with arthritis early in life.  I found out a couple years later that the veterinarian didn’t know much about herding breeds.  Yes, they both had joint issues, but he missed the boat on why they were having issues at a young age....
My Top 5 Must See YouTube Videos on Raw Feeding

My Top 5 Must See YouTube Videos on Raw Feeding

Interested in learning more about raw feeding or seeing what other raw feeders are doing?  YouTube is a great resource and I use it a lot.  Below, I’m sharing 2 great resources for learning about better nutrition along with my 5 favorite YouTube videos made my...
Right EPA Levels in Fish Oil for Dogs #Save50%

Right EPA Levels in Fish Oil for Dogs #Save50%

I got great news this week!  The creators of Bonnie & Clyde fish oil for pets shave a chunk off their retail price over on Amazon.com. I’ve been adding Bonnie & Clyde fish oil to our dogs’ food for nearly a month now and the difference is...
How this Witch Hunt Impacts My Life as a Raw Feeder

How this Witch Hunt Impacts My Life as a Raw Feeder

FEAR: False Evidence Appearing Real.  My friend Katrina shared this anagram with me a year ago and it stuck with me.  It all started with veterinarians issuing press releases about the dangers of raw feeding with little to no support.  They died off for a bit, but I...
8 Hurdles Raw Feeders Commonly Face @DarwinsPet #OsoUpdate

8 Hurdles Raw Feeders Commonly Face @DarwinsPet #OsoUpdate

This post is sponsored by Darwin’s Natural Pet Products. Oso, our neighborhood K9 officer, has been eating food provided by Darwin’s Natural Pet Products for a couple weeks now and he’s doing GREAT!  The first thing Officer K noticed was Oso’s...
Serendipitous Saturday | The Honest Kitchen Made Me Proud This Week

Serendipitous Saturday | The Honest Kitchen Made Me Proud This Week

The Honest Kitchen’s co-founder, Lucy Postins, was interviewed by Forbes.com and reading the article made me proud to be a raw feeder and a THK customer and ambassador.  I actually got choked up. By the way, have you purchased my book yet?  CLICK HERE to order your...
An Easy System to Combat Seasonal Allergies in Dogs

An Easy System to Combat Seasonal Allergies in Dogs

Last week, I received an email from a dog mom who is raising a dog who has a tough time with season allergies.  Rodrigo struggles this time of year too and used to lick his paws until they were raw and sore.  I thought it would be cool to share how we were able to...
Dammit! I Was Buying Raw from a Questionable Source #Giveaway

Dammit! I Was Buying Raw from a Questionable Source #Giveaway

This post was sponsored by Open Farm. I feed our dogs various proteins.  It’s great for their digestive system, each protein offers different vitamins and nutrients.  Plus our dogs love the variety. I get most of my dog food through our raw food co-op and a...
How to Feed Green Beef Tripe and Not Risk Divorce

How to Feed Green Beef Tripe and Not Risk Divorce

Soon after I started researching raw feeding, I learned about the stench of green beef tripe.  I didn’t know where to buy it, but I knew that it was a superfood for dogs and I needed to add it to their diet.  Fast forward a couple years later and green beef tripe...

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