December 6, 2020 Rae Blogs 1Comment

One of the biggest struggles I’ve run into with people wanting to switch to raw is not knowing where to begin or how to make sure the nutrients their dog needs are balanced. Daily balance is super important for puppies while adult dogs can typically have balance over a week. Thanks to Dr. Harvey’s feeding raw is simple! Dr. Harvey’s & My Honest Opinion Over the last year I’ve been feeding Dr. Harvey’s exclusively to one of my dogs, 3-5 days a week to one, and 4-7 days a week with the third. This is because my smallest dog is…

June 6, 2020 Rae Blogs

Green Lipped Mussels (GLMs) are a natural joint health supplement for dogs. These types of mussels can only be found off the coast of New Zealand and can be fed raw, dehydrated, air-dried, or even as a powder. I tend to feed them mostly raw to my dogs but will do dehydrated as well to give offer them as treats for my dogs. Although my dogs don’t have joint issues, my oldest two dogs are both 4 years old and my youngest is a year old, I still feel they can benefit from these mussels. I source them raw from…

May 30, 2020 Rae Blogs

If you haven’t heard of Golden Paste or recently just heard someone mention it, then I’m glad you are here to learn about it and how to make it. Turmeric has so many health benefits for humans and it definitely has multiple benefits for dogs as well. I feed this paste to my dogs because I want them to have less joint pain and simply live a long, happy, and healthy life. Golden Paste Benefits Can helps prevent and treat cancerPowerful AntioxidantNatural and Effective Anti-InflammatoryProtects the Liver from toxins Just to name a few of its benefits. There are definitely…

May 23, 2020 Rae Blogs 1Comment

If you’ve been reading my posts over the last few weeks, you know I’m big into feeding my dogs a raw diet. I totally get this isn’t for everyone but if you are curious about how to feed your dog raw, check out this post. If you are here for a few raw recipes, stay tuned. Some of these definitely have proteins that might not be found in your local grocery but can be found at your butcher most likely or online at Raw Feeding Miami. I love shopping with them to keep a wide variety of proteins rolling through…

May 2, 2020 Rae Blogs

If you are looking for a fun toy but also a new and exciting way to feed your dog, check out the toppl treat toy. I use it for enrichment with my dogs and it’s super helpful. It’s a good way to change up how your dog gets fed their meals. It’s super easy to just toss the food into it and give it to your dog. You can always add variety and use it for when you need your dog to just not be running around too. Toppl Treat Toy The toppl is essentially a cup like toy. The…

April 25, 2020 Rae Blogs 1Comment

Something people are asking me about giving dogs eggs is how I offer them. I always say they get them raw and people typically are surprised by that. Many are also surprised that I give my dogs eggs, let alone a raw egg. I’ve heard that eggs are too high in cholesterol, or concerned about salmonella or a biotin deficiency. I disagree with that. Eggs are a cheap and completely safe raw food to give your dog. They’re also one of the most nutritious and complete meals you can choose. Raw Eggs – Health Concerns & Facts I’ve decided to…

April 18, 2020 Rae Blogs

If you haven’t read my previous post on my Raw Feeding Experience, I recommend you check it out. You can read it now or after you read this simple step guide. If you want to start feeding raw the steps are super simple to begin. Please note I am basing this off a PMR Diet (Prey Model Raw Diet). Rule #1: Muscle Meat is the Foundation As you can see above, muscle meat is the foundation of any raw diet. This means adding in those nice lean meats. Your dog needs proteins to build strong tissues. Keep in mind that…

April 11, 2020 Rae Blogs

Many dog owners tend to feed kibble as it’s easy and super accessible. When I got my first German Shepherd almost 4 years ago, I started off feeding her kibble. She either didn’t like it or it made her sick. We tried multiple different proteins and brands, as well as ones that our vet recommended with little to no success. She just wasn’t handling it well at all.This is where I began my raw feeding journey with my dog. I decided to do research on other ways to feed a dog to keep them healthy. I came across fresh food…