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  1. New raw feeder, I don't know where to start!

    Raw Feeding
    Hello! My family and I are the guardian home for an eight-week-old pure breed Bernese Mountain Dog. The breeder of the dog wants us to put her on a raw dog food diet, but I don't know where to start. Any advice and tips would be so helpful! Thank you!
  2. problems with raw feeding???

    Raw Feeding
    I've got two dogs that I've been feeding raw for a few months now, a purebred Westie (4 yrs old) and a Cairn terrier mix (9 yrs old). They've both been eating a variety of raw meats and bones, to include chicken, beef, pork, fish, turkey, and duck, plus green tripe and organs. They are both...
  3. Just Starting Questions About Type Of Meat To Start On

    Raw Feeding
    Ok, so I think I have decided to take the plunge and go RAW! But I was just wondering about why exactly everyone says to give the dogs chicken as the first meat? I wanted to start with turkey, and then got worried because of all of this chicken talk. So, why is this the most suggested form of...
  4. raw feeding my rottweiler

    Raw Feeding
    hey everyone im new here. I have been researching about raw feeding and thinking about raw feeding my Rottweiler. he is 8 weeks and ive owned rotties for years and 2 of them last year died of cancer last year, so I want to feed my new rottie kato good food and I hear raw is best. if I can get...
  5. First Time Raw Feeding Help?

    Raw Feeding
    Hi there! I would like a little guidance because I am completely new to raw feeding. My grandmother's Scottish Terrier, Sophie doesn't do so well on kibble. Right now we have her on this crap vet kibble and its the only thing she can handle because its basically made out of rice. Anyway, we...
  6. Raw Feeding Schedule for 25 lb dog?

    Raw Feeding
    Hi there! I'm new to the forum. :) We are considering putting our Scottish Terrier, Sophie, on a raw diet. I'm really nervous about feeding incorrectly because I know that an improper raw diet can be even worse than kibble. Could someone show me a week sample of a feeding schedule for a 25 lb...
  7. First day of raw!

    Raw Feeding
    Hello, Today was our first day of raw feeding. Our pitbull Tyson loved it!! He did get diarrhea, which I know is normal. Just wondering if anyone has tips, pointers or advice for first timers. Thanks!
  8. Raw Feeding and traveling - Potential Inconveniences

    Raw Feeding
    I plan on traveling with my puppy. I plan on raw feeding as early as possible, however I'm wondering if there are any complications on traveling with raw food. Raw feeders, whenever you guys go on long road trips with your puppy, how do you store your meat? Specifically whenever you stay at a...
  9. Differences between Prey Model Raw and BARF Benefits?

    Raw Feeding
    I hope this is the appropriator section to post this in. Sorry if it isn't! My husband asked me a question that I couldn't really answer lol. So he wanted me to ask you guys! Are there any demonstrated differences in the health benefits of Prey model compared to BARF? I'm not here to start...
  10. Feeding raw and still has allergies

    Raw Feeding
    I hope someone can help us. We've been feeding our black lab mutt raw food for about 4 months now. And about every other month she breaks out and we are back to the vet to get her allergy pills and cream for her red ears. We found a butcher that saves us scraps and sells them to us at $0.40...
  11. Feeding whole chicken too early for 8 week old puppies?

    Raw Feeding
    Hello to everybody! About 5 weeks ago friends and me found 5 puppies (according to the vet a medium sized mixed-breed) that had been set out on the side of a road. We have been taking care of them, since bringing them to a shelter here in Romania is no option. But we can't keep them, since we...
  12. Adult Growth On Raw???`

    Raw Feeding
    This may sound very strange, but I'm 100% sure that one of my adult dogs has grown slightly in the month or so I've been doing raw. He's a rescued Beagle that a friend and myself were responsible for getting his dam out of a very bad situation. She was visibly malnourished and whelped her pups...
  13. Raw Feeding Questions from a Future Breeder

    Raw Feeding
    Hello, I am new to this thread but so far I'm enjoying what I've read. I'm very much interested in the idea of raw feeding my (future) dogs but I had some questions as to how to feed many dogs. I've noticed that many of the members here have multiple large dogs that they raw feed so I think I'm...
  14. No More Vet Bills

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    Hi All, I'm the owner of the above site. I started it after 20 years of working with dogs and learning about their true needs through objective research, experimentation and extrapolation from larger principles about the conditions which produce health in living organisms. It's nice to see so...
  15. Going Back To Raw... I Think???

    Raw Feeding
    I first started feeding raw somewhere around '01 and continued to feed an entirely raw diet for the next 3-4 years. Due to my getting involved in hunting, then later showing/breeding, and with the rising cost of meats in conjunction with my growing number of dogs, I discontinued the raw and only...
  16. Prey Model Raw Shirts & other Schwag Available!

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    Shirts are finally here! Prey Model Raw Tshirts! The best part is you can customize them as much as you'd like! Costs ended up being a little higher than I wanted but the shirt quality is higher (they do have a "basic tshirt" you can order for a little cheaper. There's a bunch of shirt...
  17. Writing Raw?

    Raw Feeding
    Would anyone be interested in writing for the PMR.com blog? We sometimes struggle to come up with articles on our own and I'd LOVE to inject some fresh perspective into the site. Topics wouldn't HAVE to be strictly about raw feeding (but I'd prefer to keep them mostly on topic). Thoughts...
  18. Cleanliness Questions

    Raw Feeding
    Hi! I'm new to the forum and hoping to soon introduce my four month old Doberman pup, Bonnie, to raw. However, I have a few concerns regarding cleanliness and disease from raw meat. I understand that dogs are well-equipped to deal with things like salmonella; however, humans are not. My...
  19. first timer Qs - how long can we keep the left over meat?

    Raw Feeding
    Hello Everyone, we just had our first day of raw feeding experience. We adopted a schnauzer + Poodle mix back in aug who is about 2.5 yrs old. We had been thinking of switching to raw diet and today was the 1st day finally. I think it went fairly well. he ate kibble this morning and we had...
  20. Prey Model Raw

    Community Members Websites
    Here are the direct links to our website for the WHY, the HOW and the WHAT of raw feeding! Follow our blog here: Dedicated to proper carnivore nutrition - Prey Model Raw Feeding for Dogs & Cats How to get started guide: How to get started | Prey Model Raw Success stories: Success Stories |...
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