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Home made diet(raw) vs protein excess.

Dietary/feeding issues
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TimL_168
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Home made diet(raw) vs protein excess.

Post by TimL_168 » Wed Sep 20, 2017 8:39 pm

Alright everyone that feeds raw here. I've been digging around for some time now, and I haven't really come to a point where I'm confident that I know what I'm trying to do.
I have a freezer full of various deceased meat. I'm ready to start separating things and cooking up veggies. I've read both good and bad on brown vs white rice vs sweet potato.
I'm also leery of feeding too much protein and hurting the kidneys.
Anyone have any good references I can dig into?
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Re: Home made diet(raw) vs protein excess.

Post by Dutchringgirl » Wed Sep 20, 2017 9:28 pm

I know yahoo had a raw group, but that was a few years back. .there is a raw group on FB
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Re: Home made diet(raw) vs protein excess.

Post by Joxgirl » Sun Feb 11, 2018 11:17 pm

I’m thinking of going raw. It makes more sense to me than kibble. Thanks to those who replied back to my questions.
Did you start a raw diet yet? How’s it going if you did?
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Re: Home made diet(raw) vs protein excess.

Post by Dutchringgirl » Mon Feb 12, 2018 1:25 pm

Hey, I replied on your other post.
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Re: Home made diet(raw) vs protein excess.

Post by TimL_168 » Mon Feb 12, 2018 6:52 pm

Saralee, I have, but not with consistency. Definitely mind the advice not to feed raw & kibble together.
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