March 11, 2020


Inappropriate urination is unfortunately an increasingly more common issue in the feline population of companion animals. While there are MANY behavioral, stress and anatomical based reasons for this, diet often can be attributed to this unpleasant act as well.

In addi...

March 25, 2018

Hi everyone, thanks for joining me today. My name is Meghan Waals, I help Jean out with some day to day operations of the business. I have been raw feeding since 2010 after my oldest cat Tayla stopped eating kibble and canned cold turkey. I have a bachelor’s degree in...

March 7, 2018

I would like to know more about probiotics. Should I be giving a teaspoon of kefir? Should I make it myself? What could I give my cats that is natural and good for their gut bacteria? That is my question

-Probiotics are time microorganisms often found in the digestive t...

February 27, 2018

When it comes to raw feeding some do not always see passed chicken as a protein source but there tons of more proteins that raw feeders can feed their companions. A good rule of thumb is, provide lots of variety. This is important for not only preventing boredom with y...

February 1, 2018

What’s in a name?

How can an animals’ scientific classification help us determine their diet?


We’ll classify the domestic cat and domestic dog as an example.

Developed by Carl Linneaus in the 1700’s, (1) Taxonomy or the classifications of animals became a standard way to...

January 4, 2018

Campylobacter has been a hot topic lately in the raw feeding and pet owning world. There is certainly much misinformation out there that is starting to cause a scare and make the average pet owner very weary of feeding their companion a species appropriate raw diet.

So,...

December 7, 2017

A friend directed me to a talk at Cornell University that was live streaming on December 6, 2017. It was given by Joseph J. Wakshlag, DVM, PhD, DACVN, DACVSMR. And it was Co-sponsored by the Baker Institute for Animal Health and the Cornell Feline Health Center. Cornel...

November 27, 2017

Proponents of the Biologically Appropriate Raw Food or B.A.R.F diet insist that our cats, dogs and ferrets require 15-25% plant material in their diet to simulate scavenger behavior or digested plant material in prey animals like rabbits. While cats and ferrets are obl...