Primal Pooch

Category Archives: Raw Diet

Thanksgiving Foods for Dogs: Facts & Myths

Thanksgiving is right around the corner and while most people are busy planning their dinner menus and preparing for friends and family to arrive, there’s probably little thought about what your four-legged family member is going to eat that day. I think we’d all agree Thanksgiving is a chaotic and the day has a way…    

dog sitting in front of raw turkey dinner

An Easy Way to Ensure Your Dog is Getting His Vitamins & Minerals: Supplement!

Supplements can be a raw feeder’s best friend and in some cases, a literal lifesaver. Essential for dogs suffering from specific illnesses, conditions or chronic ailments, supplements can provide a healthy dose of nutrients necessary for healing. I’ll let you in on a little secret though. Supplements are even more powerful when used as a…    

tips for using peter dobias supplements

Raw Feeding Guidelines for Dogs with Liver Disease

I knew Canine Liver Disease was among the top five killers of dogs, but what I didn’t realize were how many people were dedicated to healing their dogs naturally and wanted help with raw feeding. After posting an article on how a raw diet may help liver disease, I’ve been flooded with emails and comments…    

lavender essential oil

Raw Feeding Help: Animal Nutritionist vs. Carnivore Pet Health Coach

“Okay, I need some help.” As a raw feeder, those words have likely come out of your mouth. Before you throw in the towel or let raw feeding consume your life and elevate your stress levels, let’s consider where you can find actual help. There are many wonderful books and magazines on the subject. On…    

raw reeding help for hire

10 Great Sources For Finding Raw Dog Food

Once you’ve decided to make the transition to a raw diet, you may be asking yourself, “Now what?” Where can you find meat in large and affordable quantities to feed your newfound carnivore? Your excitement is dwindling as the “what if” internal dialogue begins. “I don’t have time for this, I can barely shop for myself” and…    

reel raw

A Complete List of Raw Feeding Resources

Are you a new raw feeder that’s eager to learn more? In case you haven’t got your fill of raw feeding information and wish to soak up even more juicy, raw feeding tidbits, you’ve come to the right place! I wanted to put together the tried and true raw feeding favorites so you can immerse…    

Dog reading raw feeding books with glasses

Canine Liver Disease: How A Raw Diet Can Help

Are you one of the pet owners burdened by your dog’s liver issues this holiday season? Do you feel like you don’t know where to turn or who to listen to? The hard truth is your furry friend is beginning to show signs for the early stages of liver disease and you’re quite worried. Before…    

pet owner cuddling with her dog

The Great Debate: Do Dogs Need Fruits and Vegetables?

This article was updated on November, 3rd 2013 to include additional information and studies Nothing is more perplexing to pet parents researching raw diets or new raw feeders than the great debate over fruits and veggies in a dog’s diet. Once the decision to feed a raw diet has been made, most people are completely overwhelmed…    

fruits and vegetables in bowl

Raw Feeding Troubleshooting: “My Dog’s Not Interested in Raw Meat!”

The decision to switch your dog to a raw diet is an exciting one. Let’s be honest, you’re pretty pumped. You’re enthusiastic and empowered because you know the truth about commercial dog food. You’ve done the research. You know the benefits. You know what to expect and you’re prepared. You’re excited to be feeding a…    

Dog with bowl in mouth

5 Questions to Ask Yourself When Reading Anti Raw Articles

Nothing is more of a buzz-kill for new raw feeders and those seriously considering the switch then coming upon anti raw feeding articles. It’s enough to stop you right in your tracks, fill your mind with doubts, and fear that your dog’s health and perhaps life may be endangered. I’m here to tell you that you…    

Cane Corso, Ronnie waiting for raw meal

10 Tips for Boarding a Raw Fed Dog

You and your primal pooch are loving life together. Your furry friend is raw fed, healthy, and happy.  But there’s something inevitable looming around the corner. What is it, you ask? There’s going to be a time that you’ll need to be away from your best friend either for a few days or a few…    

Puppy with suitcase