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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.


3 Helpful Sites to Find the Perfect Pet Sitter

Pet Parent Tips

Planning a Spring Break getaway, but not sure where to leave the pets? We understand that sometimes the only thing between you and a much-needed vacation is finding a trustworthy pet sitter to care for your dog or cat. So our team at Freshpet put together these website resources that can help you find a loving pet sitter for your next trip!   DogVacay DogVacay…



What is Propylene Glycol?

Nutrition & Healthy Living, Pet Parent Tips

Dr. Katy Nelson answers your questions about a toxic ingredient found in some dog foods.   I’ve gotten a lot of questions about what Propylene Glycol is and why it can sometimes be found in dog food. Here are the facts behind the controversial ingredient.   Propylene Glycol  is a moistening agent found in some dog foods and treats to help reduce moisture, retain it’s texture…



Ingredient Spotlight: Carrots

Nutrition & Healthy Living

Can you feed your carrots to your pet? The answer is yes! They’re a crunchy snack for dogs and cats in their natural state, and they’re also great to include in their meals due to their amazing benefits.   Carrots are high in antioxidant Beta-Carotene and Vitamin A, which supports eye health for your pet. Lack of this vitamin can ultimately lead to eye infections, diseases or vision loss…




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