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.


The Thanksgiving Pet Table

Cats, Contests / Giveaways, Dogs

This year forget about the kid’s table, it’s time to prep for the Pet’s Table! There’s no better way to say “thank you for being an awesome pet,” to your dog or cat than surprising them with a Thanksgiving dinner. It doesn’t have to be an actual table; it can simply be a festive spot for your pet to enjoy a Freshpet turkey dinner of their…



10 Pets Who Rock Natural Mustaches

Cats, Dogs

In celebration of Movember, a month long effort to get men around the world to grow mustaches in support of Prostate and Testicular Cancer research, we thought it was only fitting to celebrate the holiday the best we could. With pet mustaches! We collected our favorite 10 pets from across the web who rock their natural mustaches everyday. Archie Moustarchie   Hamilton the Hipster Cat  …



Simple Tips for Grooming at Home

Dogs, Pet Parent Tips

In a recent post, we touched on the subject of bonding with dogs, and grooming practices are some of the best ways to accomplish this feat.  So The Freshpet team has put together these at-home grooming tips so you can make it happen.   Fur-styling We all know the importance of giving our canine a good daily brush, whether they be big or small, long-haired or…



Meet us at The Runner’s World Dog Run!

Dogs, Fresh News, Shelters & Rescues

  We’ve teamed up with Runner’s World Magazine for their annual Dog Run at the Runner’s World Half & Festival in Bethlehem, PA. This year the 1-mile event for both humans and pups will be sponsored by Freshpet!     The Dog Run will take place Saturday, October 17 at 11:00am following the 10k race. Find us at the Freshpet truck for free dog food and treat samples. Also be…

Runner's World Dog Run Sponsored by Freshpet


New! Nature’s Fresh Raw Recipes at Whole Foods

Dogs, Fresh News, Nutrition & Healthy Living

We’re excited to announce a new way to experience raw with your dog. Introducing new Nature’s Fresh Raw recipes! These two new recipes start with 80% or more raw chicken or beef and include superfoods like cranberries, sweet potatoes and kale. This recipe is complete and balanced, and ready to serve straight from the fridge. No messy handling or thawing required.   Find these recipes…


How to Bond with Your Dog

Dogs, Pet Parent Tips

The bond between humans and their dogs dates back thousands of centuries, and according to a recent article from Scientific American, the domestication of canines goes back much further than many of us may have previously believed. The discovery of a bone from a wolf found in Siberia takes the traditional belief of dogs belonging to human masters from approximately 11,000 years ago to upwards…



Dog Adoption 101: How to Find Your New Companion

Dogs, Shelters & Rescues

October is one of our favorite months. The leaves begin to fall, the weather is crisp, and it marks Adopt a Dog Month! All year round is a fine time to consider adoption, but October is a great excuse to take the leap and find yourself (or a friend) a new furry companion. Here are a few easy steps to kick start your search, and some resources…


Staying Fresh on the Go

Dogs, Pet Parent Tips

For those of you always on the go with your pup, whether it be hiking on the trail, taking love drives, pet-friendly vacations or going for a long run by the water, there’s now an easier way keep your dog fueled. While Freshpet’s refrigerated foods need to be kept cool, our new Fresh Baked recipes are a perfect companion for your active partner when you’re not…