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.


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…



Made to Matter: A Nod to Innovation and Wellness

Fresh News, Tails of Good

We are so humbled and excited to share that we’ve been hand-picked by Target for “Made to Matter,” a family of innovative wellness brands that care about well-being, the sustainability of our earth and now pets! We’re the first and only pet food brand in the mix because of our commitment to pets, people and planet and couldn’t be more proud. Now the entire family…




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