Tag Archives: pet food

Are Pets a Luxury Item?

Posted on: October 14, 2014 - 1 Comment

Here in the United States, the number of cats and other domestic animals per household continues to grow. So does the number of food options for domestic animals. Premium and so-called holistic foods are showing some of the biggest increases in sales compared to more basic brands.

Why is This Pet Supply Store Owner Eating the Inventory?

Posted on: July 14, 2014 - No Comments

How far would you go to prove a point? Dorothy Hunter is the owner of a pet supply store in Washington, and she wants the world to know just how delicious the pet food is that she carries in her shop. So she's spending the next 30 days eating nothing but dog and cat food Read More

Are You Poisoning Your Companion Animal by Feeding ‘Feed-Grade’ Foods?

Posted on: April 17, 2013 - 5 Comments

In my holistic veterinary practice, I’m continually striving to educate my clients that by feeding their pets "nutritionally complete and balanced" dry or canned food, they may be involuntarily providing a daily dose of toxins that otherwise unlikely to appear in foods consumed by humans. With this knowledge, I challenge them really consider why they are feeding pet foods containing “feed-grade” ingredients in the first place.