The Skinny on Fat

Fat has gotten a bad reputation in recent decades and has been blamed for many health issues. The reason for this is that there are unhealthy fats that have become prevalent in our food supply, and thus the pet food industry. Well sourced fats, that is, fats from...

Eliminating toxins

We live in a toxic world, and it is becoming more so all the time, and at an alarming rate. No matter how hard we try to avoid exposure to toxins, it is impossible to avoid certain chemicals and carcinogens completely. In this two-part post, we will first address...

GMO in Pet food

This is a very important reason to carefully scrutinize not only the ingredients in your pet’s food, but where they come from. What does GMO mean?  GMO stands for genetically modified organisms, and they are becoming more and more prevalent in our food supply...

Feeding your cat

There are 2 main ingredients that are essential in your cat’s diet:  1. Meat    2. Water 1.Cats are obligate carnivores.  This means that cats must eat a diet that is about 85% meat or they will not get the nutrients that they need.  Certain nutrients that are...

Prescription diets – how healthy are they?

You have likely heard the saying ‘you are what you eat’.  There is a great deal of truth in this for our dog and cat companions as well.  The options and information about what is best to feed your pet are nothing less than overwhelming these days, and it...