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.


Businesses Have #GoneToTheDogs!

Dogs, Featured, Pet Videos, Tails of Good

We learn lessons from our dogs every day. And at Freshpet, we think that any of those lessons are best applied at our company and beyond. We believe that if all companies approached their businesses like dogs would, with kindness, compassion, and a bit of fun, the world would be a better place for it. We’ve heard many times that businesses in America are ‘going…



Get Your Dog Beach-Ready

Dogs, Pet Parent Tips

After a long, harsh winter, summer is finally here! Just like kids who are excited about getting out of school and looking forward to the warm weather ahead, our four-legged friends want to spend some more quality time with us and what could be better than a day at a pet-friendly beach!   As with children, we’ll want to pack up everything that our dog will…



DIY Summer Frozen Dog Treats

DIY, Dogs, Pet Parent Tips

We’ve been there before. It’s a hot summer day and your pup just won’t stop panting (even indoors). Well we have just the thing to cool down your dog. Try our recipe for refreshing frozen treats that you can easily make and store for many hot days to come!     What You’ll Need     Dog Joy Turkey Bacon Treats Dog Joy Chicken Treats Dog Joy Beef Treats…



Break Black Dog Syndrome for Winnie

Dogs, Shelters & Rescues, Tails of Good

Did you know that black dogs spend more time in shelters and rescues than their lighter-haired counterparts? They are also euthanized at much higher rates. This is often referred to as the “Black Dog Syndrome. ” We’ve always known about this issue, but it recently struck close to home when we got an update on Winnie, a dog up for adoption at Loli’s Place Rescue.     Winnie…



5 Ways Simple Ways to Stimulate Your Pet

Cats, Dogs, Nutrition & Healthy Living, Pet Parent Tips

Just like humans, our pets can become used to routine. Routine helps to bring structure to both of you and your pet’s life, but it can sometimes play a part in boredom or feeling unfulfilled. This is why regular brain stimulation is very important for keeping your pet happy, active and continually challenged in life.   We understand days can be jam-packed and busy, so here are a few simple ways you…



New K9 Unit Trucks for the Colonial Regional PD

Dogs, Tails of Good

Bo and Eyra are K9s at the Colonial Regional Police Department, and they will soon have new K9 unit trucks to call their own. We are thrilled to announce that our donation to the Colonial Regional PD, our neighborhood Police Department in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, will provide new trucks fully equipped to carry them during shifts and keep them safe.     These new trucks will have…