Dr. Karen Becker, a proactive and integrative wellness veterinarian, discusses
why it is beneficial to feed your canine or feline a pet diet consisting of raw
NO MORE ALLERGIES
Grains are one of the major sources of canine allergies as dogs simply do not have the digestive system to cope with them. Yet, grains are the major ingredient in many commercial dog food. Most people find that when they switch to an all natural diet... RAW...diet, the allergies their dogs were suffering from
minimize or even completely disappear.
A NATURAL TOOTHBRUSH
Naturally cleans teeth, preventing de-scaling jobs and gum disease.
LESS POOP = Smaller Shovel
Much less stools produced - they are firm and turn chalky after a couple of days.
The ripping and chewing involved in eating raw meaty bones develops the jaw, neck, and shoulder muscles of the dog. Commercial dog foods will never assist in this important muscle development.
With better health, your dog's coat will become more lustrous and shedding will decrease significantly.
The time it takes for a dog to chew a raw meaty bone gives their stomach adequate time to get digestive acids and enzymes working.
Dogs eat less - Raw food diets are completely nutritious and nearly totally efficient being void of any fillers.
NO DOGGY ODOR
- Amazingly enough, a raw dog food diet will result in a much nicer smelling breath and all-over body odor