Let's talk about the raw food diet for dogs I use at home. People are constantly saying, " Your dogs look great. What do you feed them? " It's no great secret why my dogs are healthy and look wonderful.
I have not always fed a raw food diet for
dogs. I have come full circle in that regard, and have fed all of the following...
I was not satisfied with any of these choices because...
What I wanted was a premixed, frozen raw dog food that met my standards for...
The domestic dog, whose taxonomic ( species ) name is Canis Lupus Familiaris, is a domesticated form of the grey wolf, which is a member of the Canidae family, of the order Carnivora.
What that mouthful means, is that our pet dogs are related to the Grey Wolf and are carnivores ( meat eaters ) by species nature. Scavenging carnivores to be exact. So, the best healthy dog food consists of a diet based on foods that dogs are genetically programmed for.
That means that dogs must get their energy and nutrient requirements from food that consists mainly of animal tissue. As scavengers they will also consume some non animal food such as fish and eggs, along with small amounts of vegetation as would be found present in green tripe, the predigested stomach contents of the herbivore prey animal.
Learn more about Canine nutrition and feeding dogs.
Dog Nutrition Naturally Raw Food Diet For Dogs is a biologically appropriate, species specific food for our pet carnivores. It is premixed, finely ground, and then frozen according to legal requirements. Quality meets my high nutritional standards for reaching and maintaining, optimal health for our dogs.
It is important that nutritional analysis mimic as closely as possible, the diet of all wild carnivores. The natural canine ancestral diet would provide...
...and break down to approximately as illustrated in the diagram below.
The dog food ingredients included in our raw all natural dog food blend are:
Here's where you can learn more about the huge nutritional benefit of feeding internal organ meats or offal, better known as by products, in their natural raw state.
What sets us apart from others selling raw dog food? What makes us different than the rest?
Dog nutrition naturally and dog health, are our special area of
expertise. Not only will you be buying an excellent high quality raw dog
food blend, you will also have the benefit of Sandra's Natural Health Practitioner background. Sandra is always available as
your mentor, guide and dog health coach. If you are trying to overcome health problems for your dog, Sandra is available for dog health consultations free of charge. So give us a call. We can help!
Typically, raw dog food would be fed in amounts that equal 2% to 3% of total body weight per day. These guidelines can be adjusted up or down, taking into consideration...
Here are more thoughts to guide you through transitioning your dog from kibble to raw. You will also find some helpful hints for feeding appropriately to sustain and maintain, good health for your dog.
|Size of dog||Amount of food to feed in lbs/ozs daily|
|5lb dog||0.1-0.15 lbs or 1.6 - 2.4 oz or 1/4-1/3 cup|
|10lb dog||0.2-0.3 lbs or 3.2 - 4.8 oz or 1/3 -1/2 cup|
|20 lb dog||0.4-0.6 lbs or 6.4 - 9.6 oz or 2/3 - 1&1/4 cups|
|50 lb dog||1-1.5 lbs or 2 - 2.5 cups|
|100lb dog||2-3 lbs or 4 - 5 cups|
We prefer the nutritional benefit of herbs
as a diverse and highly digestible source of quality plant food to help reach optimal well being, and prevent dog health problems. Our herbs deliver high quality nutrition and
a life giving energy, that a few questionable grocery store fruits and
vegetables could never offer.
For old dogs, or sick dogs dealing with a chronic health issue, a natural species appropriate diet is the place to start. Back to basics using healing food, as Mother Nature intended. Raw dog food used together with a few targeted, high quality nutritional health supplements and herbs can and do help, by providing micro nutrients known to aid in the repair and recovery of specific health issues.
For more information on how to do this appropriately Contact Sandra.
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Dog Nutrition Naturally Raw Food Diet for Dogs is cut in frozen one pound blocks for your convenience. Just thaw in the refrigerator as needed and serve.
20 lb ~ $35.00
40 lb ~ $60.00
Prices include taxes
Thawed and ready to serve
Not sure if your dog will like it? Ask us for your FREE SAMPLE PAK
We provide raw dog food to the Picton Ontario, Trenton, Frankford, Belleville, Napanee, Bath, Amherstview and surrounding areas of Prince Edward County, Northumberland County, Hastings County, and the Counties of Lennox & Addington.