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 obligate carnivores and should ONLY eat meat, organs and bones, dogs are facilitative carnivores. This means that in hard times they will dig up a tuber or search out alternative food sources IF THEY ARE IN DIRE NE
Besides the fact that carnivores like cats & dogs don't need fruits and veggies now we have yet another reason why it's in our pets' food
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There are many pre-made raw products out on the market as well as recipes on the internet. Some follow a true carnivorous way of feeding while others unfortunately do not. In this series we will be evaluating various products and raw recipes based on a true carnivorous diet….Prey Model or Franken Prey model Raw Feeding. The Nutrition Code will be analyzing each recipe or product based off of a Prey Model Raw style of feeding. What does this mean?
Prey Model Raw is a way of f
Many pet owners are unknowingly doing a disservice to their companion by humanizing their food. This is the concept of placing ideologies and trends humans practice, on their companions. Many popular beliefs or trends include vegan or vegetarian diets, low fat diets and weariness of bacterial contamination. After close evaluation of the canine and feline physiology as well as dietary behaviors in the wild, one quickly realizes these impositions are not appropriate for our dom