Darwin Raw - German Shepherd Dog Forums

Increase font size: 0, 10, 25, 50%

GermanShepherds.com is the premier German Shepherd Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 04-25-2014, 02:44 PM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Posts: 8
Default Darwin Raw

I have a 15 mth old female Shepherd and an 11 yr old male Siberian Husky with bad arthritis. I have heard that a raw diet will help older, arthritic dogs. I am considering the Darwin Raw due to the fact I can order in bulk with a bit of a discount and they ship right to your door. Has anyone tried this brand. They are based out of Washington state which makes it convenient for me in Northern California. Everything I have read so far has been positive.
Shelbie is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 04-25-2014, 03:23 PM   #2 (permalink)
Crowned Member
 
Sunflowers's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: The Sunshine State
Posts: 7,347
Default

I used to feed Darwin's.

It was an OK food, certainly better than kibble, but it is 30% veg.

That meant my GSD had to eat a lot of it to get what he needed, and it still was not enough. He was eating 3 to 4 pounds a day and he was too thin.
Also, it contained a lot of sweet potato and beets, which had lots of sugar. His poops were inconsistent, many times too soft.
I switched to My Pet Carnivore and never looked back. He has never looked better, nor had better stools, in his life.

https://www.mypetcarnivore.com/

Reelraw is good, too, and they ship free if you order in 50 lb increments.

http://reelrawdog.com/
__________________
Norden von Narnia (Hans) DOB 1-15-2012

Last edited by Sunflowers; 04-25-2014 at 03:26 PM.
Sunflowers is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-25-2014, 04:30 PM   #3 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Posts: 8
Default

Thank you Sunflower, I checked out Reel Raw Dog and really liked what I saw. I will be placing an order with them soon. I have been wanting to feed raw for some time now but I needed help with a few things and Reel Raw Dog seems to take care of everything for me. :-)
Shelbie is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-25-2014, 04:35 PM   #4 (permalink)
Crowned Member
 
Sunflowers's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: The Sunshine State
Posts: 7,347
Default

My pleasure.
Don't feel limited to what their website says. Alissa is wonderful and they can customize your order whichever way you want it. All you have to do is e-mail her. She is very good at replying quickly.
The food comes well packaged and still frozen.
__________________
Norden von Narnia (Hans) DOB 1-15-2012
Sunflowers is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the German Shepherd Dog Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:35 AM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SEO by vBSEO 3.3.2
PetGuide.com
Basset.net DobermanTalk.com GoldenRetrieverForum.com OurBeagleWorld.com
BoxerForums.com DogForums.com GoPitbull.com PoodleForum.com
BulldogBreeds.com FishForums.com HavaneseForum.com SpoiledMaltese.com
CatForum.com GermanShepherds.com Labradoodle-dogs.net YorkieForum.com
Chihuahua-People.com RetrieverBreeds.com