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BARF Blog: Raise Your Paw for Raw

The latest scoop on pet health and nutrition.

Jul 11, 2018

Tick Season: What You Can Do to Keep Your Dog Protected

It is difficult to completely prevent a tick from biting your dog but the good news is, there are measures you can take to decrease his exposure. Ticks can carry bacterium leading to Lyme Disease and Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever and can cause complications such as Anemia. Modifying your dog's environment and using gentle repellents can help!

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  • Stephanie Minturn
Jul 06, 2018

BARF World Eliminates the Fear of Diet Related Hyperthyroidism

A recent article was brought to my attention regarding recalls on a number of canned dog food diets. It was reported that these diets, along with other treats and pet food products have been pulled from retail store shelves due to high levels of thyroxine in the food, leading to hyperthyroidism, also known as thyrotoxicosis. Excessive levels cause an increase in metabolism thus affecting multiple systems and organs. Treatment of hyperthyroidism depends on the cause.

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  • Stephanie Minturn
Jun 28, 2018

Responsible Breeders Make All The Difference

As a society, it is important that we shed any misconceptions about dog breeders and realize that there are many ways to find a new puppies and buying from a responsible breeder is an excellent option. An ethical breeder is one who is well educated on the complete care, health and wellbeing of the dogs they breed. They are the ones offering their extensive knowledge on raising your new dog and they are well known for supporting families far beyond purchase. Their generosity and continued guidance is one of the many reasons that buying from a breeder is a great choice. 

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  • Stephanie Minturn
Jun 19, 2018

Separation Anxiety

Separation Anxiety is one of the most common complaints amongst dog owners. It's important to help decrease your pet's stress levels in an effort to maintain a healthy mental state and a long, quality lifespan. The good news is, there are treatment options for your dog that are safe and completely natural!

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  • Stephanie Minturn
Jun 12, 2018

Bacteria: The RAW Truth

The presence of bacteria in raw meat diets has been a controversial issue for many years and as with many other fears, it usually derives from a lack of knowledge on the subject.

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  • Stephanie Minturn
Jun 05, 2018

Eggs in Your Dog’s Diet

Eggs are well known for their perfect protein source, synthesizing and maintaining healthy muscle mass, accounting for a decrease in fatigue and an increase in physical performance but there is more!

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  • Stephanie Minturn
May 29, 2018

Fitness With Moderation 

Would you consider eating a diet composed of breads and cookies? Of course you wouldn't and that is why pet owners around the globe are turning away from processed, grain based...

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  • Stephanie Minturn
May 22, 2018

The Secret to Healthy Digestion 

Would you consider eating a diet composed of breads and cookies? Of course you wouldn't and that is why pet owners around the globe are turning away from processed, grain based, kibble diets for their dogs. Most allergies arise from corn, wheat and other common grains causing health problems among our furry friends.

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  • Stephanie Minturn
May 15, 2018

Why BARF Pets Are The BEST Pets

Our pets show us constant and unconditional love and of course, we want to do the same for them. What better way to show our dogs love and appreciation than by feeding them a delicious and incredibly healthy diet? 

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  • Stephanie Minturn
May 08, 2018

April Showers Bring May... Allergies? 

Spring has sprung! The trees are blossoming and the pollen counts are peaking rapidly. Unfortunately, the beauty of spring is difficult to embrace when you're plagued by allergy symptoms and your pets are no different!

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  • Stephanie Minturn

What is BARF?

"BARF®" is our acronym that means Biologically Appropriate Raw Food. It is a complete and carefully balanced blend of raw meat, fruits, vegetables and bone. Our formula mimics what nature has designed our pet's to thrive on in the wild. The result is a pet free of allergies, digestive problems, and full of life!