Blog » healthy dogs

Bison is one of my favorite meats to feed my dog. Here's why: Mrs. Meadys’ grass-fed, hormone-free Canadian bison is a leaner meat than beef with a more savory and somewhat sweet taste and is perhaps the most biologically-appropriate meat for your dog. With 17 grams of protein per raw 4-ounce (113-gram) serving and over 240% more protein compared to beef, bison is the king of all meats. Better yet, it’s lean and low in saturated fats because bison are not stationary animals, they roam and graze continuously and are muscular in structure. Benefits of Bison meat for your dog It's an excellent...

Read more

The things we ate as kids: Captain Crunch, Lucky Charms, jaw-breakers - just to name a few of the ultra-processed, nutritionally barren tummy-fillers we devoured. Is it any wonder we had mouthfuls of cavities, bellies full of lard? In fact my brother Gorman, who used to eat Halloween kisses and guppies for breakfast and had 13 cavities during a check-up, became a dentist. But today, it's a different story: all the kids are on gluten-free diets, drink bottled water instead of Mountain Dew and eat mangoes when their sweet tooth calls. It just ain't the same. And that goes for cats and dogs...

Read more

By now you've probably gone bonkers hunkered down at home. Look at the bright side though, you've still got a home (and a cat or dog to keep you company). Not everyone does. Like the homeless guy I saw yesterday camped out by the side of a supermarket. He was just sitting there like a Buddha, calmly patting his dog, seemingly chilled out. Which got me thinking. The dog, a husky-something mix, looked healthy, well-fed and relaxed. It had this serene, dignified look of a guide or therapy dog, a protector of the less fortunate. It struck me that this...

Read more