The Science of Raw Pet Food

Unfortunately, there is a high prevalence of logical fallacies and misinformation in many raw feeding resources and circles, which only helps to further diminish the legitimacy of raw diets. This article will aim to address the current science based evidence that can be used as support of the merits of raw food diets.

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Raw Feeding Cats & Ferrets

Cats and ferrets are both true, obligate carnivores. Their ancestral diet is high in protein, fat, and moisture, and very low in carbohydrates - the opposite of dry pet food. For this reason, cats and ferrets can benefit greatly from raw diets. Learn more about transitioning them to Raw.

Bone & Fat Content Percentages in Raw Meaty Bones

The Raw Feeding Community's official guide to bone and fat content in common raw meaty bones.

Can raw diets cause hyperthyroidism?

Too much thyroid hormone results in hyperthyroidism, a condition that can cause adverse heart conditions, weight loss, and more. Is your raw fed pet at risk?

The Official RFC Guide to Switching to Homemade Raw

So you want to feed a homemade raw diet to your dog, cat, or ferret, but you don't know where to begin. You've probably realized by now that there are many ways to feed raw. It all comes down to determining your pet's individual needs, as well as your own. Figuring all of this out may include some trial and error, which does require some time and patience while you learn and adapt to this new adventure of feeding a homemade raw diet.