pet food labels

The Cat Food Conundrum -- Canned or Dry?

The Cat Food Conundrum -- Canned or Dry?

Questions. We face them every day, all day.  For us cat owners, one of our less-than-life-changing-but-nevertheless-significant questions has to do with what we feed our feline friends. Do we go with canned or kibble? Wet or dry? Pate or pellets?

Is "100% Natural" Really Natural? Don't Bet On It.

Sadly, terms like “all natural,” “100% natural,” or just plain “natural” don’t necessarily mean healthy or even safe. In fact, that "natural" granola bar may be as unhealthy as a Twinkie (well...almost), the "natural" chicken loaded with antibiotics, and the "natural" pet food made from tainted ingredients (do we really want to serve our pets food that would be dangerous for us to eat??).

Pet Food Labels--The Key to Choosing the Best Pet Food

When it comes to commercial pet food, “caution” is the byword. Lengthy lists of what ingredients to watch out for abound, bringing to mind a vision of the conscientious pet owner standing for hours in the pet food aisle deciphering the tiny print on cans and bags of pet food. Thankfully, there are a few simple guidelines that will get you, and your pet, headed in the right direction. It all comes down to the label.