Unhealthy pet foods abound on store shelves. Of many tested in a study, most were insufficient sources of protein and contained grain fillers unsuitable for our carnivorous cat and dog friends. Here's my short list of the best foods to feed our furry families. From The Royal Treatment: A Natural Approach to Wildly Healthy Pets.
Here are the most beneficial commercial pre-prepared pet foods (in the order of my preference) for dogs and cats when the option of making the food from scratch at home is unsustainable. Again, food you choose should not contain corn or wheat ingredients.
1. Frozen raw foods
2. Freeze-dried raw food
3. Canned food that is BPA free
4. (A distant last preference) kibble food that is processed using low heat
I prefer raw and canned foods to dry foods (especially for cats) for the following reasons:
• There is typically higher (more natural) protein content in raw and canned foods.
• There are typically fewerRead More »from What You Should Really Be Feeding Your Pet