Posts Tagged "Great Danes"


Feed Raw REAL Bones

Feed Raw REAL Bones


Posted By on Dec 9, 2012

I shared this poster the other day on our council’s Facebook page and one woman astounded me with her comments – mostly because she showed a complete lack of knowledge on raw feeding. The only reason she could have stated what she did is that it was a knee-jerk reaction to continue to support the ease and comfort of feeding “clean, neat” rawhide bones to her dogs. (Click on the photo so you can enlarge and read...

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The Pet Food Stupidest ACTS Award

The Truth About Pet Food run by Susan Thixton has an annual contest to vote for the stupidest act in pet food. To quote Susan “Each year major acts of stupidity occur in pet food, however when the votes were tallied, the FDA has always managed to acquire more of your votes. Will the FDA continue to win our award? Or will someone take the prize (the failure) away from them? It’s up to you.” Here is the link to go...

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It’s STILL Processed Junk Food!

It’s STILL Processed Junk Food!


Posted By on Nov 25, 2012

Often I will hear people say, “But I feed my dogs/cats a ‘holistic’ pet food”. Folks, NOTHING that comes in a bag or can for people or pets is anything but processed junk food. That also shows me that the word “holistic” is being used completely out of context with little to no understanding of what that word means. There is ZERO frequency in canned foods. Why does that matter? If there is no...

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Make Sure it Really IS a Treat

Make Sure it Really IS a Treat


Posted By on Nov 18, 2012

Not all dog treats are created equal. If it is truly to be a treat, then make sure it doesn’t turn into a death sentence for your pet. There are some great and viable alternatives to use for training and reward that won’t cause harm and in fact can be a little additional nutrition for your dog. Just do all things in moderation – one of the laws of health. Treats need to be counted as part of the dietary intake for...

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REAL Raw Food

REAL Raw Food


Posted By on Nov 5, 2012

There is a debate going on in the veterinary community about a new process to ensure that raw food for our carnivore pets is safe. Hahaha, that is funny. Are raw meat, bones and organs safe for a CARNIVORE pet? Hahaha, that is REALLY funny…but this is not a joke. The thing is why are so many people still listening to veterinarians about what to feed their pets? Because they wear the white coat and stethoscope? Remember they are...

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