Features July 2013 Issue

Top-Quality “Complete and Balanced” Freeze-Dried Dog Foods Part II

Freeze-drying is energy-intensive, but the process preserves food beautifully. Most dogs find freeze-dried foods that contain raw or cooked meat irresistible. The products also have an extremely long shelf life without the use of preservatives.

Top-Quality “Complete and Balanced” Freeze-Dried Dog Foods Part II

Here are some more top-quality “complete and balanced” freeze-dried dog foods.

I said in last month’s article on freeze-dried and dehydrated diets (“Dry It, You’ll Like It”) that I hadn’t discussed dehydrated diets for quite some time in WDJ, and that I was surprised by the increase in the number of companies that now offer these products. What I didn’t realize at the time was that many of the companies that I am familiar with as makers of frozen raw diets now offer those products in a freeze-dried form. I learned this when, after I finished that last issue, I took a trip and toured a number of manufacturing facilities where raw frozen diets are produced (in preparation for an article that will appear in the August issue). Turns out, every frozen raw dog food manufacturer I visited also makes freeze-dried diets.

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