Mark is a veterinarian. He has been working with dogs for more than 40 years. I know a lot of us are forced to buy what is cheapest. Ol Roy, the dry dog food brand sold in Walmart, is the best selling dog food in the US. It is not the best for your dog, so why is it so popular? It is cheap. Really, really, cheap.
Raw food is not expensive at all. Another tip is to shop at ethnic grocery stores and food markets. Organ meat like liver, kidney and spleen are akin to green vegetables for humans. Amy Marshall June 13, These animals eat a real, natural diet and will generally have a superior nutrient profile.
Any pet food that is cooked to a temperature exceeding degrees Fahrenheit will have some important vitamins destroyed. He has grown vertically like crazy, but sides are slim. We agree. No matter where you are, however, a raw diet can be purchased for a lot less than the commercial diets will cost you. Best of luck. Yes, and often places like Walmart will have a sale on chicken thighs, wings, etc and you can buy them for as little as most of us normally pay for other ingredients like chicken feet. If my dogs are hiding food like that, I usually fast them the next day. Amanda October 18,
We are part of the tight-knit raw feeding movement, as well as a family in the most literal sense. Some use, some do not. They also live about 2 years longer.