What does BARF dog food mean?
BARF is an acronym that means “Biologically Appropriate Raw Food” What is BARF? BARF is a diet that is based around the principles of their evolutionary nutrition. DNA from over...Read more
How to look after your dog this summer!
We all love summer, being out in the warm sunshine, going to the beach, BBQ’s galore but what happens when we are at work and the temperatures are soaring for...Read more
Some tips to avoid fly strike this Summer!
What is Fly Strike? Fly strike, also called Myiasis is caused by flies that irritate and bite your dog’s ears. It often occurs near the edges of your dog’s ears...Read more
How do I clean my dog’s teeth?
Bones! People often think that kibble (dry biscuits) help clean our dog’s teeth, however, this is quite the contrary! It’s essentially the equivalent of us humans eating cookies and thinking...Read more
How much raw dog food to feed?
As a general rule, dogs should be eating approximately 2-3% of their body weight daily. This will vary depending on the dog’s energy and activity levels. If your pet is...Read more
Can I mix raw dog food with kibble?
This question gets asked a lot in relation to mixing raw food with kibble. At Raw & Fresh we recommend that if your dog has never eaten raw food before,...Read more
Why is my Dog such a fussy eater?
A lot of us would have had this experience. You make a nice dinner for your pooch, put it in front of them and they turn and look at you...Read more
Long before humans developed Kibble (dry biscuits) Dogs ate table scrapes (human left overs) and before that, they caught their food in the wild – which they thrived on for...Read more
What is a meat-by product? You need to know! It's likely your pooch is eating it!
Today we will discuss Meat by-products, and after reading this you will be seriously questioning what you are really feeding your pets. What is a meat by-product? A meat-by product...Read more
Are preservatives bad for my dog?
Are chemical based preservatives bad for my dog? The short answer is yes! And if fed daily, over a long period, they can be fatal! What preservatives are we talking...Read more
The benefits of feeding your dog Offal!
At Raw & Fresh we get a lot of questions about Offal. Below we will answer some of your questions about this misunderstood Superfood! Should I feed my dog Offal?...Read more