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Myoglobin. Reduce waste & increase your pet's health at the same time!

The best pet food that you’ve probably never heard of is called myoglobin. You see it frequently - it’s the red, pink, or purple liquid that pools in the bottom of the bag when you thaw out a piece of meat. It’s often mistaken for blood, but it’s actually an incredibly important nutrient - for both you and your pet. Learn more about what myoglobin is and the benefits of feeding it to your pet.

Why a raw food diet for dogs and cats may be the best

Domesticated dogs and cats are descendants of wild animals and haven't had time to evolve to eat cooked foods or starchy ingredients. However, processed canned and dried foods have become the norm. Let's explore how a raw diet may benefit your pet and ways to start introducing more bioavailable foods into your dog's or cat's meals.

All natural salami, made with pride and traditional techniques? Yes, please!

For years, it’s been a dream of ours to offer salami. First, it’s delicious. Second, we love that it helps us use more of the animal (the less waste, the better). And, third, it’s pretty neat to preserve meat and make a fairly shelf stable, post-apocalyptic kind of product. It’s been quite a challenge. There are a good amount of salami makers around, but most are unwilling to adjust their recipes to be more natural. This year, we finally found Nello!

What is bioavailability? How to get what you need to be healthy.

Bioavailability refers to the proportion of nutrients our bodies can absorb when we eat food. Let's explore what bioavailability is, the types of foods we choose, how we prepare each food, what foods we combine together, and your unique body. All of these factors determine whether you are getting balanced nutrition and staying in optimal health.