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.
Protecting Our Pets from the Sun
Remember this nostalgic tune? Well, we agree. Everyone IS free to wear sunscreen this summer. And in the case of your pets, we encourage it. If your pet loves to sunbathe or play in the summer sun, make sure to apply sunblock to sensitive areas like her nose, stomach, and tips of ears. Sunburn’s no fun for our furry friends. As always, consult…Read More >>
Giving your Dogs and Cats a Good Night’s Sleep
It seems like we can’t go a week without reading (yet) another new study about how a good night’s sleep is important to our health. It’s no secret that sleep is extremely beneficial to us. So, what about our pets? They need a good night’s rest as well. But what does that mean exactly? Sleep For the Dogs Dog parents know that sometimes…Read More >>
The Freshpet Truck Hits NYC!
Phew! Yesterday was a big day for us here at Freshpet. Our friend Dr. Katy was a guest on the Today Show with Kathie Lee and Hoda (where she got to feed some Olympic champions our Freshpet Dog Joy treats), and the Freshpet truck hit the streets of New York! In honor of National Love Your Pet Day, we asked pet parents all…Read More >>
Fresh idea: DIY Slice & Serve Roll Cover
When Freshpet Parent Shay M. shared her genius way to seal the end of an opened Freshpet Slice & Serve roll, we couldn’t wait to share it with all of you! It’s simple, easy to make, and the best part? It’s reusable. Simply dish wash to clean and re-use. This is an inventive alternative that, at the very least, saves plastic bags and tupperware. Shay…Read More >>
Dr. Katy’s Tips for Tackling Seasonal Pet Allergies
Spring is here, but with the warmer weather and blooming plant life can come allergies for humans and pets alike. Just in time for the peak of the season, our friend Dr. Katy Nelson is here to share a few tips on how to tame seasonal allergies for your dogs and cats. Dr. Katy is a veterinarian and host of The Pet Show with Dr….Read More >>
We have something exciting to share with you. Today is the first day of our new #TriviaTuesday game on Twitter. Test your smarts about a variety of pet-related topics, with a chance to win a Freshpet coupon for fresh food for your dogs and cats! So join us on our twitter page for a chance to try something fun, and maybe even learn something new….Read More >>
10 Reasons why April is Awesome for Pet Parents
April is a wonderful month all around: winter’s chill begins to fade, the sunshine brings out happy faces, and everyone begins to prepare for the fun of summertime. But for pet parents, April is one of the best months of all. Here are ten reasons why April is even more awesome when you have a fur-kid or two in tow: 10. Warmer Weather! The…Read More >>
Freshpet Spring Gift Ideas
The Easter Bunny isn’t just for kids anymore – many pet parents are getting creative, with gifts for pups and kitties alike. We love any excuse to shower our fur-kids with love and affection, and Easter is no exception! So we’ve rounded up our favorite gift ideas for Spring. Easter Basket Finds Treat your pooches or kitties to their very own Easter baskets, filled…Read More >>
Freshpet Recipe Ideas!
If you’re looking for a special treat to make for your beloved furbabies, look no further. We have gathered a list of pet recipe ideas that will be purrfect for your companion! These simple creations are fun and easy to make, and will sure be loved by your pups or kitties. And, they start with his or her favorite Freshpet foods and treats. Roasted…Read More >>
Cast your vote for Freshpet’s World’s Greatest Pet Parent
Last month, we asked you to nominate someone you feel goes above and beyond as a pet parent. We received so many submissions about such wonderful, devoted pet parents it was hard to narrow it down to just five. Now we need your help selecting the World’s Greatest Pet Parent from the finalists below. Don’t forget to read their stories before you vote! Our winner…Read More >>