Is raw diet worth it for dogs?
The American Veterinary Medical Association opposes the unregulated feeding of raw foods and discourages “the feeding to cats and dogs of any animal-source protein that has not first been subjected to a process to eliminate pathogens, because of the risk of illness to cats and dogs, as well as humans.”
What is the best alternative to raw dog food?
If you like the idea of raw principles, but are looking for a convenient alternative, cold pressed dog food is a great option. Tribal cold pressed dog food is packed with fresh ingredients that are cooked at low temperatures with minimal processing so you could feed it alongside or in place of raw food.
Is air dried dog food as good as raw?
Gentle air-drying preserves more of the nutrition in your dog’s diet versus baking it at high temperatures. It has close to the nutritional content of a raw diet but has a longer shelf life and lower risk of pathogens.