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.


04/21

Obie’s Big Change

healthy dogs, healthy ingredients, inspiration

A little while back, we heard the story of Obie, a very cute dachshund that happened to be a bit bigger than average. Obie tipped the scales at 71 pounds, over 40 pounds above the average dachshund’s weight. While his abnormal figure led to a career on the talk show scene and Internet fame, many worried (ourselves included!) about Obie’s health. Thankfully, Obie was put…

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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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06/03

Introducing the Ready to Bake Celebration Cookie

featured, healthy dogs, healthy ingredients

Happy Birthday! Welcome to Your Fur-ever Home! Congrats on Your New Trick! Have something to celebrate with your pooch? We’ve got just the thing. Introducing, the Freshpet Ready to Bake Celebration Cookie for dogs with Carob-Flavored Icing. The cookie is a fun and easy way to commemorate all the milestones in your pup’s life.   Simply take the pre-shaped dough out of the freezer, place…

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05/23

Fresh Foods for Good Vision

healthy ingredients, Uncategorized

Eye health is a popular topic among pet parents these days because eye diseases and issues can be prevalent in dogs, especially in certain breeds. Fortunately, nature has provided us with quite a few fresh super foods, rich in eye-worthy nutrients that can help keep eyes healthy and strong, and even ward off diseases. Is your pup or kitty’s diet nourishing their eyes? Check out…

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Fresh Food for Good Vision


03/30

Freshpet Spring Gift Ideas

Fresh Living, healthy cats, healthy dogs, healthy ingredients, inspiration

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…

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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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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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