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Tripe Inspired Me to Challenge You to Try Natural #PawNatural

April 23, 2014


white tripe for humans, green tripe for our dogs

A to Z Challenge – T We recently started adding canned green tripe to the raw dog food and the dogs love it. Yes, the rumors about the smell are true. Very true. And this isn’t even the fresh stuff, which I hear is 100x worse. But the dogs love it and it loves them. […]

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Supplements We Add to Our Dogs’ Raw Meals

April 22, 2014


Supplements We Add To Raw Dog Food

A to Z Challenge – S – Sponsored by Natural Pet Pantry There are a lot of things you can add to your dog’s food (even if you feed kibble) that are beneficial to their health.  I have been told that if I’m doing raw correctly, I don’t have to add anything – I think […]

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Researching Raw Dog Food Can Be Confusing

April 21, 2014


raw dog food can be confusing

A to Z Challenge – R - Sponsored by Natural Pet Pantry The other day I was reading an article on The Telegraph about raw meat being to blame for the deaths of 40 dogs.  What I found interesting is that as I read this article, I read the following quote: “However owners whose dogs have […]

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Questions about Raw Dog Food Answered

April 19, 2014


Your Questions About Raw Dog Food Answered

A to Z Challenge – Q – Sponsored by Natural Pet Pantry I combined questions I’ve had about feeding raw dog food, questions people have asked me about the diet, and I reached out to my friends and asked them to give me some questions they have about raw dog food… How did you transition […]

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Poop is Still Has a Smell After Switching to Raw Dog Food

April 18, 2014


Smaller, Less Smell Poop on Raw Dog Food

A to Z Challenge – P – Sponsored by Natural Pet Pantry One of the appeals to switching to raw dog food was smaller, less smelly poop.  What I didn’t think about was the volume I still needed to clean up in their yard and on our walks.  It may be smaller and less smelly, […]

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Natural Pet Pantry | Better Raw Dog Food at a Better Price

April 16, 2014


A to Z Challenge – N – Sponsored by Natural Pet Pantry In April 2013, we switched our dogs to raw dog food and I tried making it at home after spending over $60 for two meals, I realized that I was in over my head so started feeding our dogs pre-made raw dog food. […]

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Keeping Our Kitchen Clean When Feeding Raw Dog Food

April 12, 2014


Keeping Our Kitchen Clean When Feeding Raw

A to Z Challenge – K – Sponsored by Natural Pet Pantry I know my boyfriend loves me, because he has sat by patiently as I switched our dogs to raw meat, mist them in the face for allergies and well-being, insist on getting a second opinion from a holistic vet, and more. Today, he’s […]

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Joint Care is Easier for Us With a Raw Dog Food Diet

April 11, 2014


Joint Care is Easier on Raw Dog Food

A to Z Challenge – J – Sponsored by Natural Pet Pantry Rodrigo and Sydney developed arthritis at a young age due to poor bone growth.  This was diagnosed by our former vet (former, because he’s kind of a jerk, but he does know his stuff).  We suspect that our dogs joint health was compromised […]

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How Much Raw Dog Food Should We Feed?

April 9, 2014


How Much Raw Dog Food to Feed Dogs

A to Z Challenge – H - Sponsored by Natural Pet Pantry There are several raw food calculators online and my favorite is  This site has a custom made calculator for the site’s owner and I used it regularly when I was calculating our dogs’ diet. Here are a few things to keep in mind […]

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Grooming Becomes Obsolete When You Feed Raw Dog Food

April 8, 2014


Dogs Who Eat Raw Dog Food Smell Better

A to Z Challenge – G - Sponsored by Natural Pet Pantry Not really, but wouldn’t that be awesome? What feeding raw does is makes our dogs’ coats silk and shiny (easier to comb / brush).  It makes their teeth white and shiny (no need to brush)*.  And for some reasons, fleas don’t like the taste […]

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Fresh or Freeze-Dried Raw Dog Food

April 7, 2014


Fresh or Freeze Dried Raw Dog Food

A to Z Challenge – F - Sponsored by Natural Pet Pantry I get this question a lot.  Do you feed fresh or freeze dried. I feed fresh and our proteins come from the butcher, local farmers (via raw food co-op), a local company (Natural Pet Pantry) who sources from local farmers, and we recently started […]

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Easy | Feeding Raw Dog Food Isn’t As Easy as 1 2 3

April 5, 2014


Raw Dog Food Isn't as Simple as 1 2 3

A to Z Challenge – E - Sponsored by Natural Pet Pantry Preparing and feeding raw dog food is so not easy.  Not at all.  If you’ve done any homework, then you’ve heard about the 80/10/10 rules.  80% meat, 10% offal (organs), and 10% bones.  Have you tried to measure this out for multiple dogs?  I have.  […]

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