Here is what I do when it comes to clogging, bloat, irritation, & giant red inflamed booty bumps.
How to Travel with Your Raw Fed Dog
The challenge of traveling with my raw fed pack seemed unattainable. Even the idea of trying to find a dog sitter or boarding facility that would follow their raw diet seemed like a challenge. This is how I overcame all that.
Pet Safe Scented Candles
Fall is on the way and I can't bare the thought of not having a mood-setting, rustic smelling evening candle. So now it's time for me to find out exactly what makes certain candles toxic, how to avoid these things, & a simple go-to list of trusted brands to make things convenient for me.
Deworming Dogs with Diatomaceous Earth
Since chemicals started the problem I want to find a more natural way to deworm her than by meds. That is where diatomaceous earth (DE) came in.
Cleaning Up After Raw Fed Dogs
Feeding a raw diet to dogs does require a certain amount of proper food handling and sanitation if you want to keep things safe, germ-wise. If you are anything like me and have a decade of food service under your belt then you already know the ins & outs of meat safety & cross-contamination. But, if you somehow made it through your 20s without having a restaurant job here are the basics of what you need to prevent, how to do so, and then my favorite natural ways in my home.
How I Became A Natural Flea Killer
Once I started seeing the effects of feeding a raw diet to my dogs I got all jazzed up to go full holistic. The next stop for me was ridding and preventing fleas without harsh chemicals. These are my victories and epic fails.
The Pooch Smoothie Guide
What is better than a smoothie with my hubby? Well a smoothie with my dogs of course! Here are my basics of dog/human smoothies that I use as my guide.
DIY Pup-sicle Dog Treats
Raw, raw, raw dog food comes frozen, moisture content intact and is intended to be thawed before you serve it. Well it never fails to leak when I defrost it. NEVER. I started feeling bad about throwing out all those nutrients. So I came up with a super simple DIY dog treat to re-purpose that oh so healthy goo.