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BARF food: offering your pet a healthy and balanced diet

Diet plays a crucial role in the health and well-being of our pets. More and more owners are opting for a natural and balanced diet for their dogs and cats. This is where BARF food comes in. In this article, we’ll look at the benefits of BARF feeding and give you some practical tips on how to give your pet a healthy, balanced diet.


What is BARF?


BARF, acrónimo de “Biologically Appropriate Raw Food”the idea is to feed pets raw and natural food, imitating their ancestral diet. This approach is based on the idea that dogs and cats are carnivores and benefit from a diet based on raw meat, bones and organs.


What are the benefits of the BARF diet?


  • Improved digestive health: This diet supports healthy digestion, reducing common problems such as food allergies, digestive disorders and food sensitivities.


  • Healthy coat and skin: Thanks to a diet rich in essential fatty acids and nutrients, animals fed the BARF diet tend to have a shiny coat and healthy skin.


  • Boosting the immune system: raw food contains natural enzymes and antioxidants that boost our pets’ immune systems, making them more resistant to disease.


  • Maintaining optimal weight: This diet makes it easier to control your pet’s weight by providing rations tailored to their individual needs.


Practical tips for an effective BARF diet:


  • Consult a veterinarian: Before switching to this diet, consult your veterinarian to make sure it is suitable for your pet and to get specific recommendations.


  • Nutrient balance: Be sure to include a variety of raw foods such as meat, meaty bones, vegetables and organs to ensure a complete nutritional intake.


  • Gradual introduction: Introduce BARF slowly by mixing raw food into your pet’s regular diet and then gradually increasing the proportion of BARF over several weeks.


  • Food quality: choose high quality ingredients from reliable sources to ensure your pet’s food safety.


What kind of treats are compatible with BARF?


When you adopt a BARF diet for your pet, it is essential to know which treats are compatible with this healthy and balanced diet. Treats can be a great way to reward your pet or give him a treat from time to time. Fortunately, there are options compatible with the BARF diet, and one of them is our range of products.


MAIKAI Pets offers a selection of products specially designed for pets fed a BARF diet. Our products are made from high quality natural ingredients, without artificial additives. Including a variety of options to suit your furry friend’s preferences and dietary needs, here’s our selection of best sellers:


  • Chicken strips: Chicken is an excellent source of protein. It is highly recommended to improve joint health in dogs and cats.


  • Whole anchovies: They help prevent and reduce cholesterol thanks to their high omega-3 and omega-6 content.


  • Nervios de Toro: Rich in protein, low in fat and carbohydrates and grain-free. They are an excellent source of vitamin B1 and fibre.


  • Veal lungs: Low in fat, rich in vitamin D and iron. Rich in protein. Helps to combat anaemia and strengthen the skin, bones and immune system.

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When choosing treats that are compatible with the BARF diet, it is essential to check the ingredients and make sure they meet your dog’s nutritional requirements. MAIKAI Pets treats are formulated with these needs in mind, making them an ideal choice to supplement your pet’s BARF diet.