Grain free and Healthy! Know what's in your dogs food! In a crockpot whole chicken, green beans, 3sweet potatoes, baby carrots. Cook 4hrs(I do mine overnight ready in am). Cook off 2.5lbs each of ground turkey&beef. Debone chicken strain veggies and reserve broth. Combine, Portion out 1/2c of mixture, 1tbls of 100%pure pumpkin, 3tbls of broth in snack bags and freeze. I thaw 4 bags at a time in fridge. To serve microwave for 35seconds combine w/1/4c of hard high quality dog food for teeth.
We agree with most of the info on here but a few things are way off. Especially the amount of food you feed your dog. For example this chart suggests for a 50lb dog you would feed it 4 cups a day-- that is WAY too much food, espeically if its a high quality dog food.
Which is the best dog food? As with people, dogs need a high quality well balanced diet in order to live a healthy and long life. What is important is to not just focus on what a dog needs to survive - as they say, 'dogs evolved to be survivors' - but look for what food a dog thrives on. And what a dog thrives on are the ingredients optimized to 'mimic his ancestral diet.' These 5 dog foods are some of the best available and the ones we recommend for your dog...
Crockpot dog food recipe - it's vegan, but I added 1 lb of ground beef to the 6 c water, 1 c rice, 1 c lentils, 3 sweet potatoes - cooked on high for 4-6 hours. Mushed it with a potato masher and added ~2 c cooked black beans, 2-3 T spirulina, & wheat grass powder. Dogs loved it frozen in a Kong! Next time I'll add a few apples and carrots to the crockpot.
Infographic: Which Human Foods Are OK for Dogs, and Which Aren't
How many times have you asked yourself, "Is it okay for my dog to eat that?" We all know the truly deadly things, such as Sorbitol, chocolate, and grapes. But there are many other foods that. . .Read More »