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.


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…



Beloved German Shepherd Brings Joy to Others Even After He Passed

Shelters & Rescues, Tails of Good

This Tail of Good comes from our Marketing Art Director, Katie Amos, who rescued a German Shepherd in 2014. This pictorial chronicles her life with Carlton and how after some hardships, they were able to help another German Shepherd in need.   I began working at Freshpet during the summer of 2014, and it quickly prompted dog-fever and endless hours on the pet adoption site, Petfinder. My boyfriend Willem and I…



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…