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Interesting article -what\'s really in pet food
As many people may know, I do nOt eat raw; however I don't deny it could be better for pets if done right; Meowma is considering gradually switching the younguns here over to it, or at least replacing their canned with raw non farmed meats.
The above link is not specifically a push to feed raw, but it does explain a lot about pet foods. Meowma says to pay special attention to the part involving "holistic","natural", and all that, as she has a gripe with what she feels is brainwashing being done by advertisers for these.
Whatever you feed, the article does give some relief to those who think there could be dead pets and so forth in 'meat meal' (no DNA of dogs or cats found there!) and other horror stories, brings up other, different issues.