Obesity in pets is a growing epidemic. In 2014, nearly 60% of cats and 53% of dogs were overweight or obese, according to a study conducted by The Association for Pet Obesity Prevention. Not only does excess weight drastically decrease the lifespan of our companion animals and lower their quality of life, it can...Read more
Welcome back to our Feeding Raw series! This week, we take a look at raw food safety:Read more
Is feeding raw pet food dangerous?Yes and no. If stored or thawed improperly, raw food will fester with bacteria and become unsafe for both you and your pet. That being said, the risk is...
This fuzz ball is a raw convert! Photo: Bones & CoMany pet parents are divided on raw dog food and raw cat food diets: some wonder how feeding raw meat could possibly be sanitary, while others wonder how you could feed your pet anything but pure, unprocessed ingredients. So, we’re debunking raw diet myths so...
All good pet parents know that young puppies and kittens need the proper series of pet vaccines to start them off on a healthy path. But what about adult pets? What pet vaccines are legally required? Which are merely recommended, and how often? Let's start with the basics: 1. What does a vaccine do? A...Read more
This post is brought to you by Ryan Cummings- dog dad, Austinite and owner of The Bones & Co. His love of pets and extensive knowledge of pet nutrition led him to create a natural, raw diet to help your pet thrive. [caption id="attachment_3792" align="alignleft" width="300"] If...Read more
This blog post is brought to you by Betsy Wallek, resident cat lady and manager at Tomlinson's- Round Rock. She is trained in pet nutrition, has years of experience in the pet industry and is passionate about sharing her knowledge with fellow pet parents. Is your...Read more