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.


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…