Raw Basics

Learn about raw food diets 

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Balancing the Raw Food Diet for Puppies and Kittens. Feeding raw as soon as your pet is ready for solid food it's a wonderful way to set them up for health and longevity. Learn more.
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Busting The Top 3 Myths About Fresh Food Diets for Pets.
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Is Feeding Your Pet Rocket Science?
by Sarah Griffiths, DCH in Raw Basics
Is Feeding Your Pet Rocket Science? 7 Simple Animal Nutrition Concepts
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A Guide to Feeding Your Picky Cat (Works for Dogs Too!)
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We totally get it. The logistics of feeding raw can be overwhelming, especially when you’re first starting out - transitioning to new food, diet planning, and the BUDGET. Let’s talk about how to get your mind around feeding raw and what it
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Pet food is the only industry where trained health professionals recommend processed food as a healthier option than fresh, unprocessed food. The medias influence paints misconceptions and are bullying tactics. It's time to tell them enough is enough
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This week we will discuss what you need to feed you pet’s gut army: Prebiotics! What are they, you ask? Prebiotics are defined as an indigestible or partially digestible food substrate that promotes the growth of beneficial microbes in the digestiv
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The Recipe for a Happy Pet
by Sarah Griffiths, DCH in Raw Basics
Let’s take a look at the best places to start to ensure your pet is healthy, happy and relatively stress-free:
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How Can I Assess my Pet's Overall Health?
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Gut Health: Probiotics (Part 3)
by Sarah Griffiths, DCH in Raw Basics, Dogs, Cats
Choosing probiotics for your pet: What foods and supplements you can use to support your pets' microflora.
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Food safety is a top concern for veterinary professionals and pet owners. We agree, which is why this week, we are going to tackle the topic of bacteria and food safety how this relates to health and wellness in our pets.
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Food has a significant impact on overall wellness for every member of our family, including our pets. Recent research has identified processed food as a major contributor to many illnesses including obesity, diabetes, and even cancer.
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Bacteria: Friend or Foe?
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Supplements for a Raw Food Diet
by Sarah Griffiths, DCH in Raw Basics, Dogs, Cats
Learn which four essential supplements make for a great truly balanced raw pet food diet.
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10 Easy Tips for Transitioning Your Pet to a Raw Diet
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Worried about balancing the raw diet? Worry no more! Here are the general rules to ensure you’re feeding a complete and balanced raw food diet that follows AAFCO’s standards plus so much more.
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If you have a pet, you have probably been told that our pets should be eating 'complete and balanced' food at every meal. So, does the claim of 'complete and balanced' really mean the food is healthy?
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Did you know that simply adding bone broth to your pet's diet has a variety of major health benefits? Broth has always been considered a healing food, but I think the impact that it can have for the health of our pets is underestimated
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In the wild, dogs and cats might not consume the same amounts or types of vegetables as our domestic pets. So why do we do it? There are some important reasons to include them!
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Ever wondered which bones are best for your pet? Let's take a look!
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Bones 101: Bone Feeding Basics
by Sarah Griffiths, DCH in Raw Basics, Dogs, Cats
When it comes to raw feeding for your pet, bones are essential. They are nature’s toothbrush and aid in keeping your pet’s teeth and gums in perfect shape. Without bones, the raw diet is not complete and will be missing essential minerals
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