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.
Want to Brunch With Your Fur-Kids? Here’s How
Did you know that August is National Brunch Month? We think it’s a great excuse to brunch with your fur-babies (not that we need an excuse). So, we dug up our favorite pup and kitty-friendly pet food recipes to help you enjoy brunch together. Bon (or should we say, ‘Bone’) appetit! Bow-wow Bacon and Eggs A simple classic, bacon and eggs are a staple for any brunch….Read More >>
Meet Our Patriotic Pets: Jackson
Our Patriotic Pets may be TV stars… but they’re just like normal dogs and kitties! We’ll be introducing you to the up-and-coming stars of our newest commercials over the next few weeks. We hope that you enjoy meeting them all. First up, Jackson, a rambunctious pup with a lot of personality and a lot of heart! Mom’s Name: Barbara Trainer’s Name: Lisa Breed: Portuguese…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 >>
Freshpet Honored by Petco as Top Innovator in Pet Care
During our last Freshpet team meeting, we received a visit from Petco with a very special surprise: they had awarded us with the 2012 Business Development Partner of the Year award! Petco gives out this honor each year to recognize fellow leaders in pet care for going above and beyond the usual needs of consumers. When we created Freshpet just a handful of years ago, we recognized…Read More >>
Eat Fresh, Not That!
Dave ZincZenko knows a lot about nutritious foods. His Eat This, Not That book series gives us simple tools to eat healthier by making smart decisions at mealtime. Now, his pup Bea is spreading his mission to the world of pet food. When we found out that Bea is a fan of Freshpet, and wanted a way to spread the word to her fellow pooches…Read More >>
Ask Dr. Katy
This week’s blog is contributed by Dr. Katy Nelson, a practicing veterinarian for more than eleven years and host of “The Pet Show with Dr. Katy” on Washington DC’s News Channel 8. You can check out her blog and watch previous episodes at www.wjla.com/blogs/the-pet-show, or become her fan at www.facebook.com/ThePetShow.tv. Hi, everyone! I’m a huge fan of Freshpet, but I don’t think anyone is…Read More >>
Holiday Travel with Freshpet Food
Thanksgiving is almost upon us, which means the holiday season is officially beginning. With the holidays comes a busy travel schedule as we celebrate with friends and family. We are often asked the best ways to travel with Freshpet food, so we’ve compiled a few options for those planning to bring their fur kiddos along for the ride. Stock up on fresh food once…Read More >>
Optimal Diet for Weight Loss in Dogs, Part 2 of 2
This week’s blog post was written by Lisa P. Weeth, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine and Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Nutrition. Not all calories are created equally. More recent veterinary research has challenged the more traditional low fat, high fiber approach to weight loss for dogs and cats. While absolute calorie reduction is essential, studies have shown that dogs and cats fed…Read More >>
Tips for a Healthy & Shiny Coat
You can tell a lot about your pet’s health from the condition of their coat. A shiny, soft and thick coat generally means they are eating a well-balanced diet and in good health, but a dull, limp or brittle coat could be a sign they are not getting the proper nutrition they need or may be sick. Here are some tips on how to keep…Read More >>