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Canine Separation Anxiety: What happens when we go back to work?

Most of the country will begin easing COVID-19 stay-at-home restrictions over the next few weeks. Like many of you, I’m eager to get back to work and “normal life,” but also want to be safe. One of the most common questions I’m receiving lately is, “How will my dog behave when I return to work?” 

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Hannah Kaminsky’s Fur Baby Furikake Recipe

Hannah Kaminsky is a Bay Area food writer (and dog lover!) who put together this great recipe to add a little fun to your pup’s Wild Earth bowl. This is Fur-Baby Furikake!

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Our Star Ingredient – Yeast Protein

What’s the secret behind our high-protein, meat-free dog food? It’s our top ingredient: Yeast. Dried yeast is a superfood that powers our nutritious complete-and-balanced dog food. We takes a closer look inside the cell walls of yeast to discover what makes this ingredient incredibly healthy for your dog.   

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Can You Help My Picky Dog?

Is your dog the world’s pickiest eater? Does it seem like every time you offer a healthy treat or new food she turns her nose up and refuses to eat anything but junk food? If so, you’re not alone. Many dogs appear to “like what they like,” oblivious to whether what they’re eating is healthy or not. So what is some of the science behind picky eaters and what can you do about it?

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Wild Earth: Good for Your Dog – Good for the Planet

Today is Earth Day. It has us thinking of one of the reasons we started Wild Earth in the first place: the planet! Our slogan ‘Dog Food Made Better’ isn’t just about better food for our dogs – it’s also about making a better food for our planet. This is how you make an impact one bowl at a time.

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Introducing a New Pet to your Current Pet(s)

Many people are wondering if now is a good time to introduce a new pet into the home. Whether that is a full-on adoption, or fostering, it’s important to take these steps to set yourself, your current pets and any new pets you bring home, up for success.

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Cats and COVID-19: No Need to Panic Yet

A new study concludes cats can be infected with SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19 in humans. They can also spread the coronavirus to other cats, at least according to a small research study from China published March 31, 2020. What does that mean for you and your pets?

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Adventures with Ryan: Finding Pet Insurance for Liza

Our CEO Ryan recently adopted his foster, Liza! His first task? Finding pet insurance to keep Liza protected. Pet insurance is a fast growing industry that many pet parents have questions about. Read about his experience, the options he found and ultimately which plan he chose. This is the first in an ongoing series of Ryan’s adventures in pet parenthood.

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Rocket Dog Rescue Presents: Virtual Dog Adoption! Saturday, March 28th @ 12 pm PST

This Saturday, March 28th at 12 pm PST Rocket Dog Rescue is hosting a virtual dog adoption day!

We at Wild Earth LOVE this idea and want to do our part by sharing this event with as many people as possible.

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“Kennel Cough” or Tracheobronchitis and Coronavirus in Dogs

There’s been a LOT of confusion around pets and coronavirus lately. I ran across a recent social media post describing “coronavirus cough” in dogs. Let me be clear: This is NOT the same virus that causes Covid-19 coronavirus infection in people. I want to dispel any rumors so you can better understand kennel cough, coronviruses and COVID-19.

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Jason Wrobel’s ‘Fresh n’ Wild’ Dog Bowl

We partnered with Chef Jason Wrobel on this healthy and easy to make treat you can add to your pup’s Wild Earth!

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Is My Dog’s Poop Normal?

It’s one of the most common questions that pet parents have about their dog – ‘is my dog’s poop normal?’ Our pups can’t always tell us how they feel, so we use their poop as a proxy for how they’re feeling. Our guide will tell you what to watch for, what’s normal and what’s not.

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