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Treader got distracted by the lovely new dirt in the driveway
Gray Dawntreader, the shelter dog.
Treader is a 4 year old Papillon/Shetland Sheepdog(Sheltie) mix. I adopted him from the shelter in July 2007. He is a
very very smart little guy and knows basic obedience, plus several tricks. After we get past a few behavior problems,
I plan to try the CGC test with him.
I switched him from commercial dog food over to prey model raw in September 2008. He has been doing well on this diet
and I do not intend to switch him back to kibble at all.
Treader doing a sit-stay at the vet.
I was so proud of him. He obeyed almost perfectly! We're not that far away from that CGC title!
Treader is fed a 100% homeprepared prey model raw diet. This is a controversial diet, but we have experienced many benefits
since we started, including a softer and shiner coat; smaller, firmer, and less frequent stool; cleaner teeth; and better
breath. I feed it because I've seen the benefits first-hand.
Please note that whenever doing a homeprepared diet, you really need to know what you are doing. Thus it is important
to really read up on a homeprepared diet before trying it, just as you should read up on breeding your dog before attempting