Re: [Felvtalk] Healthy dry foods?

2008-08-16 Thread wendy
thing that ever has! ~~~ Margaret Meade ~~~ - Original Message From: Giselle de Grandis [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Friday, August 8, 2008 6:01:29 AM Subject: [Felvtalk] Healthy dry foods? Hi everyone, You haven't heard from me in a while because

Re: [Felvtalk] Healthy dry foods?

2008-08-11 Thread Giselle de Grandis
Many thanks to Laurie, Jennifer, Marylyn Sabrina for writing in response to my question about healthy dry foods. I'm now seriously considering putting Pixie on a commercially prepared raw food diet after discovering a BARF supplier in a nearby town. (I find the BARF moniker hilariously

Re: [Felvtalk] Healthy dry foods?

2008-08-11 Thread Marylyn
I bought organic spinach, carrots, green peas, green beans and squash (usually frozen but, if we were traveling, baby food) and just ground it up in a small Black Decker grinder and mixed it with her Primal Raw or even canned foods (again, organic no grain food). Sometimes I would get

[Felvtalk] Healthy dry foods?

2008-08-08 Thread Giselle de Grandis
Hi everyone, You haven't heard from me in a while because everything with Pixie, my 3 y/o positive, is going well at the moment. Except I'm running low on dry food... I'm at the bottom of my huge bag of Nutro Choice Complete Care Adult Indoor dry food so I called my local pet store to order more

Re: [Felvtalk] Healthy dry foods?

2008-08-08 Thread Jennifer
Grandis [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: [Felvtalk] Healthy dry foods? To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Friday, August 8, 2008, 11:01 AM Hi everyone, You haven't heard from me in a while because everything with Pixie, my 3 y/o positive, is going well at the moment. Except I'm running low on dry

Re: [Felvtalk] Healthy dry foods?

2008-08-08 Thread Laurieskatz
: Re: [Felvtalk] Healthy dry foods? I'd try and get another brand of food that's maybe the same nutrition-wise or a little better.  I use Eukanuba Naturals, but I don't know if that's available in Europe.  Eukanuba is classified as ultra-premium dry cat food.  Good luck in your search!  Jennifer

Re: [Felvtalk] Healthy dry foods?

2008-08-08 Thread Sabrina
Hi Giselle, Glad to hear that Pixie is doing so well! I would drop Nutro like it's on fire! It's better than some foods, but it's still FULL of ingredients that our kitties are not designed to eat. Remember, cats are obligate carnivores, so they have ABSOLUTELY NO NEED for grains! They need MEAT,

Re: [Felvtalk] Healthy dry foods?

2008-08-08 Thread Marylyn
Primal Raw is as easy as opening a can. The freezer bag contains small cubes of meats and some veggies. I added organic veggies that were rich in iron and/or vitamin c to it (Dixie loved vegetables). I am vegetarian and, while I have cooked for my critters, it is a lot easier to do the