June Buggie and Me: #PurrfectTogether

(This post is sponsored by Meow Mix Bistros)   June Buggie is not an easy cat to love. In that respect, we are perfect for each other. We are both rather crotchety as we age together. Junior (that’s his given name) and Bubba came to live with me around 15 years ago after a co-worker […]

Introducing Petbrosia!

I was asked by Petbrosia to try out their new food, so I did. They sent food for June Buggie and Rumpy! Who is Petbrosia? They are a new pet food company on the scene with an interesting concept- they sell you food specially designed for your dog or cat. How does it work? You […]

You Are What You Eat!

I read many blogs, and one that I particularly enjoy is Spot Speaks by Dr. Nancy Kay. Dr. Kay is a veterinarian and the author of Speaking for Spot.  Yesterday Dr. Kay wrote about the raw food debate. As you may know, the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) recently adopted a policy that discourages feeding a raw […]

Sampling Newman’s Own Organics

One thing that I have wondered about is if there are pet foods that utilize humane practices with the animals that are used to process the food. In my research I learned that if a meat product is labeled organic, that means the animal should live in conditions that meet the health needs and natural […]

The Natura Tour

As promised, here is a review of my tour of the Natura manufacturing facility. The Natura plant is located in Freemont, Nebraska. It’s where the dry kibble for all of their brands (Innova, California Natural, HealthWise, Karma, Evo) is produced. The treat biscuits (including Mother Nature) and canned foods are manufactured elsewhere. The plant was […]