4 years ago, Lola, our little 17 year old Chihuahua, was diagnosed with a malignant tumor. We decided to make our own dog food to ensure that she was getting the absolute best diet she could to fight the cancer. Laura found the bases for my recipe in Dr. Pitcairn’s Complete Guide to Natural Health for Dogs & Cats and from there I did some modifications of my own. Within 6 months the malignant tumor was nowhere to be found. I’m not claiming that this recipe will cure cancer but it certainly made our two dogs very healthy and vital and Lola is doing very well, especially for almost 20 years old. Romey, our 7 year old shepherd mix, still acts like a puppy and has an amazing coat.
I’ve had a lot of friends ask me for the recipe so finally I got it written down. [Read more…] about Jim’s Essential Dog Food Recipe