[vc_row css=”.vc_custom_1410401522256{border-bottom-width: 1px !important;padding-top: 35px !important;padding-bottom: 35px !important;}” parallax_speed=”0.1″ bg_video_transparent=”0″ type=”ww-default”][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]Foods for animals come in a variety of forms and customers often have questions about their differences. This is a quick overview of food types to help answer those questions and make the best selection for your favorite companion.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css=”.vc_custom_1412773326144{margin-bottom: 20px !important;padding-bottom: 65px !important;}” parallax_speed=”0.1″ bg_video_transparent=”0″ type=”ww-default”][vc_column width=”1/3″][block style=”style2″ image=”2501″ title=”Raw Diets” link=”http://www.westonaprice.org/health-topics/trends-in-home-prepared-diets-for-pets/”]Raw diets contain raw or cooked meat, raw bones, raw or pasteurized dairy products and cooked grains, with small amounts of fruits, vegetables, herbs, & other nutrients  in specific ratios for each species. The diets can be frozen, freeze-dried, air-dried or dehydrated. Many raw feeders feel that whole foods and an ancestral diet is best  for optimal health. Many issues with bad breath, digestion, coat & skin issues, diabetes and other chronic illnesses seem to improve after transitioning to a whole food raw diet.[/block][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][block style=”style2″ image=”2585″ title=”Grain-Free Diets” link=”#” btn_text=”Start This Diet”]Grain-free diets come in kibble and canned varieties, and do not contain any grains like corn, wheat, soy, barley or oats. Grain-free dry food has a variety of other ingredients to help bind it, including sweet potatoes, tapioca, and legumes. Many proponents of grain-free foods for dogs and cats feel that grains are not necessary for optimal health with omnivore-carnivores and obligate carnivores.[/block][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][block style=”style2″ title=”Premium & Holistic Diets” link=”#” btn_text=”Start This Diet” image=”2598″]Premium & holistic pet foods use human grade ingredients, natural preservatives and can include whole grains. They are nutritionally complete and balanced for all life stages, and can be a combination of proteins. Allergy specific formulas are typically single-source protein and may have limited ingredients. The diets typically come in dry kibble and canned formulas.[/block][/vc_column][/vc_row]