Grass Fed Updated on: August 4th, 2019

Grass fed cows are cattle that are allowed to graze and forage for their own food although standards aren't set for meat to be labelled grass fed. Grass fed cows eat mostly grass or hay but the majority of these cows are still fed grain before slaughter.

why we feed

Grass fed cows can be nutritionally similar to wild prey. They carry less disease, are higher in protein, lower in fat and a more balanced omega 6:3 ratio compared to grain fed cows

how to feed

Look for grass fed options from your local butcher or check for sourcing details from pet food manufacturers

Additional info

Grass fed may help some dogs with allergies to specific proteins because if the proteins they are eating is grain fed, they could be actually allergic to the grain.