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.


New Recipe: Fresh From the Kitchen

Fresh News, Nutrition & Healthy Living, Pet Videos

We are really excited to introduce our latest innovation in fresh, all-natural food for pets: new Freshpet® Select Fresh from the Kitchen™, a ready to serve meal for your dog.   What makes Fresh from the Kitchen so different is that it’s the first of its kind to offer a unique texture of shredded chicken. Reminiscent of home cooking for your family, Fresh from the…



The Quest to Find Blind Dogs a Home

Shelters & Rescues, Tails of Good

In 1999 Karen Belfi adopted a blind dog, and after some research she landed on an online support group for blind dog owners. It became a resource for advice as well as a lasting network of pet parent friends. But after years of seeing emails about blind dogs that needed homes, she decided to turn those leads into rescues.   In 2009, Karen founded the Blind Dog Rescue Alliance (BDRA) with some of…

Sam, Blind Rescu #410 at BDRA

Ingredient Spotlight: Spinach

Nutrition & Healthy Living

Did you know that leafy greens like spinach are just as good for our pets as they are for us?   Spinach is a good source of fiber, calcium and potassium as well as vitamins A, K, D, and E. It’s high in iron which is vital for muscle health for pets of all ages. Spinach also contains flavonoids and carotenoids, which have anti-inflammatory and anti-cancer properties. Carotenoids in spinach…