Thinking of trying out a raw diet, but not sure where to begin? This episode is for you. Carla Boyadjian is the founder of Raw Feeding Miami, an online store for pet owners to buy raw meats, bones, organs, supplements, and treats. Carla switched her dog Brutus to a raw diet to fight his health issues, and never looked back.
Here’s a glimpse of what you’ll learn:
[1:15] Introduction to Carla and how she got started with a raw diet for her dog Brutus
[4:22] What foods led to her Brutus’ issues
[6:16] What is meant by “raw food”
[9:35] How Carla finds a good balance for a raw diet, and what you should know before starting your dog on a raw diet
[17:10] Some transformational stories of dogs who have had positive relief from utilizing a raw diet
[20:06] The “temperature” of different meats in Chinese Medicine
[23:25] What is the “Prey Model”?
[27:08] Advice for those who wish to try out a raw diet for their pets
[30:30] Cost analysis of a raw diet vs traditional dog food.
[34:50] What is colostrum, and what is it used for?
[39:30] Why store-bought eggs need to be refrigerated right away, and differences between “free-range”, “pasture-raised”, etc
[43:48] Balanced diet is very essential for feeding puppies
[48:35] Carla’s thoughts for taking care of Golden Retrievers
[52:08] Dental care for animals on the raw diet, and which types of bones are good for dogs
[55:05] Are flea and tick meds okay for dogs?
[57:27] Is dairy okay for dogs?
[60:50] Carla’s favorite resources for information
In this episode… The Raw Food Diet has gained popularity in recent years, and it has shown to be a great help for animals with allergy and health problems, but many owners of otherwise healthy pets have begun to make the switch.
Carla Boyadjian is an expert. She and her company have developed a raw diet system and network which has the science down of what, when, and how much to feed your pet when switching to a raw diet. All of their meats are grass-fed and are hormone and antibiotic-free, and she has done immense research to find out exactly what animals need to get a balanced, nutritious diet.
This week Carla sits down with Tim to discuss the benefits of a raw diet, the costs of switching from traditional dog food, some inspiring stories from owners, and so much more.
Resources Mentioned on this episode Raw Feeding Miami
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