The Freshpet Blog

Fresh food isn’t the only way to help your dog or cat get the most out of life. From bathing tips to health-related info, find out the latest pet-related news and stories on our blog.


Hometown 4 Heroes Begins Training Puppies for PTSD Veterans

Tails of Good

In 2012, Todd Smith started Hometown 4 Heroes as a basketball tournament. Todd couldn’t stand to see another of his fellow Marines take their own life after battling Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), and knew that something had to be done to help.   Since then, Hometown 4 Heroes has grown into more events, like 5k races and fitness challenges, to raise money and awareness…



The Stars of the Freshpet Holiday Feast Find Homes

Shelters & Rescues, Tails of Good

We had so much fun putting together the Freshpet  Holiday Feast video for so many reasons, but for us, the highlight was working with the Humane Society of Utah. It was important to us to use our video to support shelters and rescues, and to help dispel stereotypes that shelter pets may not be trained or well-behaved. HSU was gracious enough to help by allowing some…



7 Ways to Keep Your Pet Warm This Winter

Pet Parent Tips

Winter is officially here! Which had us thinking about all the fun and easy ways to can keep our pets warm this season. We picked these 7 for you to keep in mind when the weather outside is frightful.   Hang out fireside for a while. It’s the toastiest place in the house.     Let your pet skip a haircut. A little extra fur will actually…