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 Stars of the Freshpet Holiday Feast Find Homes

Shelter, Tails of Good

We had so much fun putting together the Freshpet  Holiday Feast video for so many reasons, but for us, the highlight was working with the Humane Society of Utah. It was important to us to use our video to support shelters and rescues, and to help dispel stereotypes that shelter pets may not be trained or well-behaved. HSU was gracious enough to help by allowing some…



Bringing the Joy of a Holiday Feast to Rescue Pets

Pet Videos, Shelter, Tails of Good

  At Freshpet, we believe that our pets deserve fresh, real food just like we do. With the holidays coming up, we felt even more inspired by our mission. We’re fortunate enough to celebrate the holiday season with friends and family around the dinner table, delighting in fresh, delicious meals. So this year, we decided to bring this timeless tradition to our furry families as…



Adopt a Dog Cheat Sheet

Pet Parent Tips, Shelter

October is Adopt a Dog month, which means persuading your friends into getting a dog… a little more than you usually do. This is your perfect time to shine.   We find that people can be on the fence about adopting and need some more compelling (and fun) reasons to get to the shelter. We’re all about bringing a new pet into the home to build a family and give an adorable animal a…

Adopt a Dog


Meet Freshpet’s Newest Customers!

inspiration, Shelter

One of the best parts of working here at Freshpet is how often we get to give food to rescue pups and kitties all over the country. One of our favorite places is the Hopatcong Pound Project, right here in New Jersey.   This past week, we were delighted to receive the following email in our inbox:   “Thank you for the donation and thanks…

Freshpet Customers


This National Animal Shelter Appreciation Week, give thanks to your local shelter!

Fresh Living, Freshpet friends, Healthy Cats, healthy dogs, inspiration, Shelter

This week is National Animal Shelter Appreciation Week, a time to express our gratitude to those who care for homeless pets and help them to find forever homes. If you’re looking for ways to say thank you this week, we’ve got you covered. Here are a few suggestions that can really make a difference at your local shelter.   Volunteer your time Often there is a…