This video has excellent tips on how to start and keep your dog on this type of diet – from sourcing your food, handling, preparing, storing and serving it.
It’s great for people who are just starting out their dogs on this diet and who would like to know more about how to implement it and how to avoid food contamination.
Dr Jones is a Canadian Veterinarian in B.C. Canada. Watch his video here:
TIPS AND BENEFITS OF RAW DOG FOOD:
You use only fresh food. (Not by products, chemicals, fillers, and unnecessary coloring and preservatives.)
You can control the quality of food used. (I use the same organic meat, and/or game meat that I use for my family)
You can serve a completely organic raw food diet if that is your preference.
A huge reduction in food allergies in dogs.
A varied, interesting and delicious array of food can be fed. (NOT DRY AS DUST, SAME OLD KIBBLE, DAY AFTER DAY FOR LIFE)
A reduction in the “common” diseases that are prevalent today. (Allergies, Cancer, Stomach problems such as gas and diarrhea,)
Raw dog food can cause worries such as how often to feed, how much to feed, cost, time and the issue of contamination.
Buying raw food for dogs can be a challenge, and here are a few considerations to keep in mind.
DON’T WANT TO MAKE YOUR OWN RAW DOG FOOD AT HOME?
Here are some excellent recommendations of ready to feed raw dog food. Simple, easy raw frozen or freeze dried dog foods
5 Star Reviews for this healthy natural product. Hormone free meat, organic vegetables and only the best minerals and supplements. Additive and preservative free. This is one of the best when buying raw food for your dogs.
Every Stella & Chewy’s product is made with raw, naturally raised meat, poultry or fish, sourced from USDA-inspected facilities, without added hormones or antibiotics.
Made without grain, fillers, artificial preservatives or colorings.
Stella and Chewy’s comes in a variety of flavours and varieties. Frozen Raw and Freeze Dried Complete Dinners.
Available in Lamb, Duck, Turkey, Chicken and Beef. Comes in either freeze dried raw, or frozen raw form.
Another 5 Star rated dog food, made with 100% human-grade ingredients.
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION FROM AMAZON.COM
“Primal Formulas are produced using only the freshest, 100% human-grade ingredients. Our poultry, meat and game are antibiotic and steroid free without added hormones. We incorporate certified organic produce, certified organic minerals and unrefined vitamins to fortify our complete and balanced diets. All Primal Formulas contain fresh ground bone for calcium supplementation. This combination of ingredients offers optimum levels of the amino acids (protein), essential fatty acids, natural-occurring enzymes and necessary vitamins and minerals that are the building blocks for your pet’s healthy biological functions. All of the ingredients found in Primal Formulas are procured from ranches and farms throughout the United States and New Zealand that take pride in producing wholesome raw foods through natural, sustainable agriculture. Primal Formulas offer you the convenience and benefits of a well-balanced, safe and wholesome raw-food diet without having to grind, chop, measure or mix the ingredients yourself. At Primal Pet Foods, we have taken the time to carefully formulate and produce a nutritious, fresh-food diet that is easy for you to serve and delectable for pets to devour. The proof is watching them lick the bowl clean while thriving happily and healthfully.”
ANOTHER 5 STAR RATED RAW DOG FOOD @ AMAZON.COM
100% INGREDIENTS are FROM NEW ZEALAND – From trusted pastures and clean oceans, safely and conveniently, to your pet’s food bowl
OVER 90% MEAT CONTENT
NO PRESERVATIVES, FILLERS OR CARBOHYDRATES FROM GRAINS
Only natural ingredients go into ZiwiPeak. It’s totally free of any nasties, added sugars, salt, glycerines, antibiotics, hormones or preservatives.
With over 95% digestibility rating, ZiwiPeak ensures your pet gets almost all the nutritional benefit of raw feeding.
Gently air dried.
- 100% grain-free and gluten-free
- All natural – no added synthetic vitamins or minerals
- Optimal nutrient absorption for healthy digestion
- Essential fatty acids for healthy skin and coat – softer coat, less shedding
- 95% MEAT, ORGANS AND BONES
- 5% vegetables, fruits and other whole foods
- 0 % Grain and gluten.
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