Raw Feeding Guides

Raw Feeding Advice & Guides For Pet Parents  

Raw Feeding Guide For Beginners

We understand switching your dog to a raw diet can be intimidating. There is so much information out there and it can feel a bit overwhelming. We know you may have a lot of questions about how to get your dog started on a natural raw diet, and we want to make it simple for you. Look no further, here are some tips, guidelines, and all your questions answered about how to begin your dog’s raw journey!  

 

 

raw dog food transition

Switching your dog to raw diet is the best decision you can make to provide them with a healthy diet they were designed to thrive on. While transitioning your dog to a raw diet, it is important to take it slow & gradually, or else can be problematic. Follow these guidelines when switching your dog to a raw diet, but remember every dog is different. 

 

 

Using Raw Dog Food As Toppers

While it is recommended that you avoid feeding your dog any processed foods, we understand that feeding an exclusive raw diet isn’t feasible for everyone. We want you to know you can still optimize your dog's health with a partial raw diet. By feeding a Topper Diet, your dog will still experience the benefits of a raw diet and improve their health by providing them with essential nutrients. In this guide, we will answer frequently asked questions, give you some tips, and explain the benefits of supplemental feeding.

 

 

weight loss guide for dogs 

Lean dogs live longer! With more than 50% of dogs in U.S. being classified as overweight, we must look at the correlation between the growing epidemic and the food we are giving our dogs. With this guide, we hope to help you help your dog lose the weight they need to reach optimal health!

 

 

raw food for puppies  

Starting your puppy on a fresh raw food diet is the best thing you can do to ensure a long and healthy life from the beginning! A complete & balanced life stage specific raw diet will provide your puppy with the nutrients they need for their high energy demands and growing body, while avoiding the negative effects of kibble which can lead to illness, infection, disease, allergies and more. With this being said, there are a few things to keep in mind to be sure your puppy is on the right track to enhanced health & optimal nutrition!

 

 

How to have a happy and healthy dog

Our dogs are one of the biggest joys in life, which is why we want to give them a great and healthy life. Taking a holistic & natural approach to taking care of our furry friends will allow them to live by our sides longer compared to if they were fed kibble and medicine. They will also be healthier this way and be able to live a happy life.

 

 

Life stage nutrition guide

Here at Cali Raw Nutrition, we believe in feeding a fresh raw diet optimized to meet your dog’s specific nutritional needs, for their current life-stage. Like humans, dogs experience various life stages including growth & reproduction and adult maintenance. During these various life stages, your dog's nutritional demands change. We believe it is beneficial to feed your dog based on their current life stage to ensure they are receiving the appropriate nutrition to enhance their health & longevity at that specific time in their life.

 

 

Raw feeding guide for pregnant dogs

Pregnant dogs need extra nutrition because they have a whole litter growing in their bellies! That's why their usual diet before pregnancy shouldn't be the same during. Instead, they should be fed more with more nutritious food. If the mom is healthy so will her babies. Check out our guide on raw food for pregnant dogs.



 Dog poop guide

Did you know? Our dog's poop can tell us a lot about what's going on with their health. When it's not firm and solid, it can be a sign that your dog's health needs a bit more attention. Of course, this isn't always the case but being aware will let us catch any concerns before it's too late.

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