The arrival of spring is a welcome change for many – longer days, warmer temperatures, and more time outside. But did you know the shift in seasons can also affect your pets and how you care for them? Here are a few things to keep in mind as spring comes roaring in like a lion!
Does your pet always eat as if they’re ravenous? While we might think they are just enthusiastic eaters, what does an overly zealous appetite mean and what can you do to slow your pet down at the bowl?
Some of us are fortunate to have pets that happily gobble up their food at each meal, but what do you do if your pet doesn’t want to eat? Here are some tips and tricks to help bring your picky dog, fussy puppy, or finicky cat back to their bowl.
Microorganisms are essential for your pet's gut health. While many of us know about probiotics, other components called prebiotics and postbiotics contribute to a healthy digestive tract. Learn more about the roles pre, pro, and postbiotics play in your pet's digestive health and how you can foster a healthy microbiome in your pet's gut.
Many people love the variety and personalized nature homemade diets offer their pets. However, they can be potentially harmful if not prepared properly. Here are some things to consider when thinking about a homemade diet for your pet.
The idea of measuring your pet's food seems pretty straightforward, right? Just scoop it out and serve! In general, that idea is right, but if you're not careful it can lead to variation in the amount of food your pet gets at each meal and unintentionally result in weight gain and other problems.
When thinking about pet nutrition, many pet parents think first of their pet's food. But did you know water is actually the most important nutrient your pet needs? Water is essential for many functions in the body. Learn how much water your pet needs each day and how to ensure they're getting enough water in their diet!
Warmer weather brings new life into the world! While many kittens are able to grow up with their mothers, many kittens find themselves orphaned. What can you do as a pet parent to successfully raise an orphaned kitten? The Freely Nutrition Center team has some guidelines to care for these special kitties!
Summer brings warmer weather and more time outside for humans and pets alike. Many of us take advantage of the rising temps to be more active and enjoy the outdoors. Of course, our pets want to join us in these activities too, but what precautions should we take to ensure they stay safe and healthy?