Why does my dog scratch all the time?
Scratching, it’s a part of life for all living beings. We just get itchy from time to time! But do you find your dog is scratching ALL the time? This...Read more
What is in grain free kibble?
Grain free pet foods have become very popular of late. This is mainly due to consumers believing they are purchasing a superior product and the increasing awareness that our pooches...Read more
What is the ideal diet for my pet?
An easy answer you would think! However, in a world of mass marketing, fancy packaging and every product promising the world – weight loss, bright shiny coat, teeth cleaning etc...Read more
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