I have had my 3 dogs on Canidae dog food for 8 years now and I could not be happier with the food. I use to feed a food that I was told was very good and all my dogs were at the vet every couple months with scratching and sometimes hot spots. When I went to a dog event, I was talking with a retail store that had a booth and they mentioned some ingredient issues that may be causing the issues I was see with my dogs. They gave me samples and I didn't think much about it until my next costly vet visit. I switched foods and 2 dogs did get very loose stools but the store recommended to try some pumpkin. It worked great and they got over the loose stools in a couple of weeks. Now I do a vet visit every couple of years and everything is going great. I am sure my vet misses the visits but I do not. I recommend this food all the time and I have not had anyone complain after they switch. If they notice a loose stool I tell them to try pumpkin and it seems to work well.
I've fed my dog Canidae for the last four years. I tried to change one time to a different food but she didn't react very well to it so we went back and stuck with Canidae. Right now, I'm using the bison and the salmon one, too. She was originally eating the Canidae chicken. We took her to the vet who suggested we change her food so we did. We did bison and then salmon and both seemed fine to her. Feeding her food with natural ingredients is awesome. I've tried buying cheaper dog food and that wasn't good at all. Canidae is a great contributor to my dog's health. It's great food for my dog.
Canidae is reasonably priced for really good dog food. I like the fact that it didn't have all the creatine that they don't need. I stopped buying it because it got too expensive and I had four dogs at that time. But I think my dogs are better with Canidae. I've worried about all the cancer that dogs are getting now and feel that a lot of that comes from feeding them puppy dog food. My dogs always did fine on Canidae but now that I'm getting down in number, I might go back to using it.
Way back I started checking the ingredients that were in the other dog foods and didn't like them too well. That's when I started on Canidae Pet Foods. They don't get as many dried ground up skulls and bones and all the other crap. At that time I picked up some ratings that showed Canidae to be a better-than-average food. Every morning and evening when I put it in my pets' bowls they would go right at it. Unfortunately, my pets are gone. The first pet passed away at 13 about three years ago due to hip dysplasia, and I lost my second dog, a Mini-Schnauzer, just a couple of months ago. I used Canidae for a number of years and was satisfied with it yet there aren't many places that sell it.
I think that Canidae is quality food that's why I feed it to my pets. I do feel that what you put in is how you are. I've been buying the five-pound Life Stages bag for my poodle Lady, who has Clostridial, because it has less veggies since she cannot have veggies.
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My dogs were doing fine being on Canidae. They liked it a lot better compared to other brands and it seemed like better quality dog food. I used it only for seven years though, because the price kept on going up and the bags kept on getting smaller.
Canidae was recommended for our German Shepherd. And then when we got our Golden Retriever, we were able to feed both of them the same food. Our German Shepherd went from absolutely having kidney disease to not at all and lived 'till 14 from eating the food. We've used it for a long time and we'll stick with it. It's worth the cost.
I've used Canidae for my pets for seven years. It's one of the higher quality foods from what I understood. But I stopped using it partly because it may have been one of the factors why my pets have ended up dying of cancer. I'm now using another brand of dog food for the dog we have right now as I didn't want to take chances. Our dogs have become part of my family. It's pretty important that I feed them natural ingredients.
I've been purchasing Canidae for almost eight years, and it's all been good with them. When I had a puppy, it was the breeder's choice and what they had been using, and we just stuck with it. That particular pet was an English bulldog which lived to be 5 years old, and our other pet is a German Shorthair that's 9 years old. I've been getting Life Stages because of the age difference between our pets when we had both of them together. Eating Canidae has definitely helped them with their coats and it has minimized waste.
I've been purchasing Canidae for my pet for almost 10 years now. I was training dogs with a vet and she highly recommended them. I started with a Golden Retriever, though he's no longer with us. Currently, I'm feeding another Golden Retriever with the Grain Free Salmon because they tend to be allergic to corn. Salmon has a lot of the same qualities as fish oil for brain building. I have also fed a cat with Felidae. Feeding my pets with natural ingredients is the only way to go. Canidae has helped contribute to my pet's overall health and well being, however, it's not always available. We have to drive quite a ways to get it, but it's definitely been worth it.
Our breeders told us to feed Canidae Life Stages to our dogs and I was very happy. Canidae had no byproducts and it was clean food for my dog. No garbage in it. We had two Labs back in the day and always had good dog food but not gluten free. They both died of cancer so it became very big for us to change dog foods to as pure as we could get. Then all of a sudden, my dogs started getting the runs. I talked to the C Store who said that Canidae had changed some of the products. They should let people know they’re changing. I gave away the whole bag and it’s expensive. My dog couldn't have solid bowel movement. I think there were too many vitamins in the food and that didn't work for my dog's system. It doesn't work anymore.
My vet said Canidae was good so I've been buying it for 7 years for my dog who's 8 and half yellow Lab and part Akita. I've been getting Life Stages for him because I could keep giving it to him as he aged. However, it's expensive so I do appreciate the program where if I buy in bulk, I could get one pack free.
I've have been using Canidae for probably eight years and I initially thought it was a quality product. My nine-year-old German Shepherd prefers the Life Stages which is mostly grain-free. It's imperative that I give my him natural ingredients. Canidae has initially contributed to my pet's wellbeing but that changed over the years. With the different recipe changes that have happened over the past eight years, we had some consistency issues and some GI tract issues with our dog reacting differently to the exact same flavor. We stopped using the dry type because of that and we used the wet one intermittently. We use one flavor and we use it for a little bit of time. When he’s having problems with it, we would switch over. But other than that, we like Canidae's buy 12 and get the 13th free.
We've been feeding our dog Canidae for a year and a half. We switched recently to get a lower price with different ingredients. Feeding our two-year-old mutt natural ingredients is very valuable, and with Canidae, he’s a healthy, happy dog with shiny hair. In addition, I like the prices of that brand and I like the ingredients that it offers. I'll recommend it.
We just had the generic brand in the beginning for one of our dogs. I wanted something better and I had read good things about Canidae. I've been stuck with it because the dogs seemed to like it. I have two Chocolate Labs. One is almost ten and the other one is four. We fed them Iams before, and I was not impressed. Since switching to Canidae, I noticed their coat were softer and shinier. I also switched because I wanted to do something good for our older one. She has had knee surgery and so I wanted something that had the good Omega-3s and good protein. So far, their health is pretty good. They haven't had any problems nor allergies. It's a bit pricier, but worth it. It's nice that Canidae has the program where the tenth bag or after ten bags, one is free.
I have two cats, both about five years old. Canidae contributes well to their overall health. They are very happy and youthful cats for their age. My only issue is that Canidae has this buy ten, get one free program and it's a total pain that you have to cut the bar code off of the bag. There are stores that would cut it off right there and would try to tape it over. Constantly, the cat food just falls all over the trunk of the car or in the house.
I used the puppy, grain-free, yellow bag for 14 months. However, I no longer buy it because of a deal I can get for another brand and I really don't like my dogs to be on chicken. I want a high protein for the first year and I prefer them to be in salmon, but Canidae doesn't offer a puppy food that is salmon. I like the fact that the Canidae Pure has only nine major ingredients in the whole food. It's what turned me on to it. Our dogs grew in the right proportions and developed properly as far as puppies to adulthood. Their coats were great and stools were firm. They loved the food and never had any problems with it.
I have a yellow lab and he's a high-mileage dog. I fed him Nutro before and the vet recommended Canidae because Nutro started putting a bunch of filler in their food and so we switched. It was also recommended by the owner of the pet food store where I go. He's on Life Stages but I've started buying a different flavor so right now, I'm splitting about half and half. I used to get different flavors and I would give him duck for a while and then switch to some other. Anytime I change, he loves it and he eats more. He's 11 years old and he's not graying. We still walk about three or four miles a day and get along pretty well. I find Canidae great for him. I get three bags at a time and I do like the free bag after ten. I had some people switch their dogs to Canidae.
My vet recommended Canidae, and I've been purchasing it for six years. I’ve gone through a few pets now, and I always have an older dog, a younger dog, and an overweight dog, and the Life Stages is the best bet for them. They’re healthy and they move around good. Everything’s very good.
I have three eight-year-old Shih-Tzus. Our breeder recommended Canidae and I've been feeding them with Life Stages. Diet is very important for pets and I only like to feed my dogs the best. They have shinier coats and fewer digestive problems. Even though I've had dogs my entire life, I've never had them on any other dog food. We really like Canidae and will keep buying it.
Canidae is amazing stuff. It’s the best and my go-to food. I’d recommend it for every pet. They have quality ingredients and human grade protein. I have two pets - a Dalmatian mix who's the one that’s been on Canidae longer. She’s eating less of it and her skin and coat are healthy, and her bowel movements are better than normal. And I just got a new puppy that has now started on the puppy formula.
The place where I bought pet food recommended Canidae, and my dog was a little overweight so I had him on the weight-loss program. He’s a 50-plus pound Blue Heeler-Belgian Malinois mix, and he’s 11. I had been buying Canidae for 10 years, but I don’t buy it now because I can’t afford it anymore and my dog is on medicine. I just give him the cheap stuff now, but I always liked Canidae. I was always super happy with it. My dog got sick a bit for a while but then I would just put an egg on it. He didn't love the food that much, but that’s what I gave him because it was good for him.
I prefer Canidae over other brands because it has no grains and it's affordable. I've been buying it for two years and my dog likes it so it's good.
I've been using Canidae for my pet for over 15 years and it works. When I bought my first Spinone, the breeder used Life Stages and recommended it. She was in Canada and she said she tried every single dog food and that was the one she had the best luck with and we have also, so we continue to use it. Canidae is an incredibly high-quality kibble dry dog food that we supplement with regular food and it’s a really good dog food.
I've been purchasing Canidae for my pets for the last two years. I like their ingredients compared to other brands. One of them is a 14 years old Shih Tzu, and the other one is a seven year old, mid-sized Cattle Dog-Ridgeback mix. I’m sure it helps with our dogs' health. I can’t see inside their bodies but the fact that one of our dogs is almost 14 means Canidae must have something to do with it.
I've been buying Canidae food for my pet for about two years. I like the minimal ingredients and especially the grain-free part of it, which is nice. My pet is a Yellow Labrador and he will be six years old in February. Canidae keeps him a little bit leaner. He doesn't seem to need to eat quite as much as he did when we were using a different brand. It's good to be feeding him with natural ingredients. We had read a bunch of articles about pet food ingredients in relation to cancer, especially for Labs. Our previous two Labradors both died of cancers, so we thought it couldn't hurt to try something else.
We were using Nutro and Buffalo before, but since we adopted a dog that uses Canidae, we went with it and have been purchasing Canidae for eight years now. You have to feed your pets natural ingredients, otherwise you end up with dogs with problems, with stomach bloating and all kinds of other things they end up with. With the Canidae, they don't have any of that because it's filling, so a little goes a long way. They get full on a very small amount of food.
Our dog was on the Regular Canidae and then as she got older, we put her on the Senior which was better because the dog gains weight on it, and the Senior works wonderful for her. When our dogs got older, we put all of them on Canidae Senior. It's worked very well for us. We've lost three pets in the last year. Gwen was 13. She was a Border Collie. Lucy was 17. She was a Toy Poodle. Danny was 11 and he was a Toy Poodle, too. Now we have Chloe and she's seven, and she's the last one left on Canidae Senior. With the glucosamine and other ingredients, Canidae Senior works really well for older dogs. It's imperative that our pets have the Canidae dog food. It's an absolute necessity for them. They can do without other things, but not that. So, Canidae, please don't quit making it.
I have been using Canidae for three years now. Our second dog was already on Canidae so we switched on over with my other dog as well. We have a golden retriever who is about six years old, then I have a black lab mix who’s about three and a half now. I occasionally buy the Overweight one ‘cause my older dog is a little bit overweight. So sometimes I mix that in with his food as well. Before we switched over with my older dog, he was often very itchy. I thought that maybe it was some of the ingredients in the previous dog food that we were using, so we tried to find one that was a lot more natural. When we started to use Canidae, he seemed to be doing a lot better. I really love using the dog food. The only thing I would suggest is that it’s not really available everywhere, and it’s a little challenging to find where we’re gonna get it from when we moved to a new location. But other than that, I’m really happy with it.
We like to stay for about a dollar per pound price range, and Canidae was recommended to us by a local pet food store. It seemed to work well and one of the big things with it was it's all made in America. I use Canidae to feed a four-year Cattle Dog mutt, his name is Raylin and then an approximately eight-year old German shepherd mutt named Guster. Canidae is a pretty good product at a fair price, makes me feel better, and then makes me feel like I'm doing a good job as I can do.
Due to Mason, my German Shepherd's food allergies, I got Canidae for its natural ingredients which is very valuable. PURE was a little cheaper than the company's other products but it's still good food.
Canidae Pet Foods Company Profile
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- Canidae Pet Foods
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