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.


05/21

U.S. Olympic Silver Medalist Gus Kenworthy and the Sochi Pups are Going Fresh!

Celebrating Fresh Pets, Freshpet friends, Sochi Pups

Back in February, the hearts of pet lovers everywhere were captured by the story of U.S. Olympic Slopestyle Skier Gus Kenworthy, and his adopted dogs from Sochi, Russia.   Gus met a litter of puppies living close to the athlete’s village in Sochi. The avowed animal lover fell in love with them immediately and pledged to bring the mother and her puppies home with him….

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02/20

Dog Food Good Enough to Eat (Especially if you’re an Olympic Medalist)

#FeedFreshPledge, Dr. Katy, Freshpet friends, Good Enough to Eat

Today was an exciting day. Today, our friend and partner Dr. Katy Nelson was a guest on The Today Show with Kathie Lee and Hoda, talking about, what else? Fresh food for our beloved dogs and cats!   Well, little did we know that not only would Freshpet get a mention (hooray!), but that Dr. Katy would spend the morning hanging out with Olympic Champions…

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08/01

Meet Our Patriotic Pets: Muneca

Freshpet friends, healthy dogs, healthy ingredients, inspiration, pet videos, Uncategorized

Last month, we introduced Freshpet TV celebrity Beacon, the Boston Terrier. He was a rambunctious pup with a huge heart and was a blast to have on set. But lovable fur-kids come in all different shapes and sizes. That being said, we couldn’t wait to introduce the beautiful Muneca, an elegant Weimaraner with gorgeous blue eyes. Let’s just say she turned heads when filming!  …

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07/21

Meet Our Patriotic Pets: Beacon

Freshpet friends, healthy dogs, healthy ingredients, natural ingredients, pet videos, Vital®

Last month, we introduced Jackson – one of the stars of our new TV commercials. If you haven’t seen our commercial  yet, you can view it here. But now, we’re so excited to introduce one of Jackson’s co-stars and a Freshpet favorite: Beacon! She packs a lot of love for a small pooch and has really made an impression. Mom’s Name: Laura Trainer’s Name: Laura Breed: Boston…

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07/02

Meet Our Patriotic Pets: Jackson

Freshpet friends, Freshpet Select, healthy dogs, Uncategorized

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…

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05/31

Fresh idea: DIY Slice & Serve Roll Cover

Fresh Living, Freshpet friends, inspiration

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…

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03/08

Food as Medicine

Dr. Katy, Freshpet friends, healthy ingredients

We hope that you and your pets never have to face a disease like cancer. It can be a very difficult struggle for both pet and owner, but new advancements in treatment could help the outcome look a bit sunnier. The good news is that every day food choices and supplements can play a large role in cancer treatment and prevention. Dr. Katy Nelson, a…

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03/04

Cast your vote for Freshpet’s World’s Greatest Pet Parent

Fresh Living, Freshpet friends, healthy cats, healthy dogs, inspiration, Uncategorized

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…

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02/22

Freshpet Honored by Petco as Top Innovator in Pet Care

Freshpet friends, Freshpet Select, healthy cats, healthy dogs, healthy ingredients, inspiration

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…

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