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Dodgy Ingredients: Carrageenan
As with most commercial pet food ingredients, carrageenan has had its share of advocates and detractors. And this is why it’s listed under dodgy ingredients instead of ‘flee-for-your-lives’ bad ingredients–some say it’s bad, but others say it’s okay. Well, what… Read More ›
Some cats get stuck in trees. Others, on top of fridge.
Yep. That’s Faith. Lookin’ all dandy and good, eh? She was really sick some time ago. But now look at her go! Back to normal and all, bouncing up and down. She’d jump from the counter to the fridge, but… Read More ›
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Thrill 100% Dried Shrimp
Thrill dried shrimp! Singapore stores used to carry Thrill, but for some reason or other they’ve stopped. I find them useful, though! You’ll see later. A little tube… Full of shrimp-y goodness! I like this because it’s dried and I… Read More ›
NATURA EXPANDS FOOD RECALL LIST
Hi guys, I grabbed this from the FDA website Natura is recalling all its foods because of salmonella poisoning. The food recall list INCLUDES SINGAPORE. PLEASE CHECK! Recall — Firm Press Release FDA posts press releases and other notices of recalls… Read More ›
Raw-fed chihuahua trio!
Raw-fed chihuahuas! Ellie is 1/3 of a team of 3 raw-fed agility chihuahuas who have been on raw for three years. Think that only big dogs should be fed raw? Think again! Ellie’s coat used to be patchy because he… Read More ›
To & Fro raw: Faith’s story
This is our Faith’s story, the cat who started The Raw Explorer. It’s a story about a cat who went from kibble to raw, to canned, and then back to raw. We hope that this story will help you to… Read More ›
Claim #1: The Danger of Pathogens (part 2)
This post is mainly to tackle studies done that seem to prove that raw-fed pets are a danger of falling sick, or a danger to humans because of the possible risk of salmonella poisoning. The Raw Explorer would like to… Read More ›
U-STEW FOR DOGS
Adapted from Know Better Pet Food Company’s site: U-Stew for Dogs U-Stew is a premix for preparing a cooked homemade dog food. It’s made with 100% human grade ingredients and is suitable for all life stages. No grains of any kind are used…. Read More ›
Raw-fed pet: WINTER IS COMING!
Beware: a deluge of kitten pictures ahead! One of our readers asked us if we could look after her kitten while she was away on a long trip, because she wanted her kitten to be fed raw and not kibble… Read More ›