Serving and Safe Handling Practices
Serving Best Practices
All highly-digestible minimally-processed foods for humans and pets are perfect growing mediums for bacteria and other pathogens. Following good serving practices when feeding your pets is critical to maintaining your entire family's health.
Thaw in Refrigerator
Open with serrated knife
Refrigerate extras and leftovers
Some food products may contain bacteria that could cause illness if mishandled. Follow these steps for safest use of raw and cooked pet foods.
- Keep frozen until ready to use.
- Thaw in refrigerator.
- Keep pet food separate from other foods. Wash working surfaces, utensils (including cutting boards, preparation and feeding bowls), hands, and any other items that touch or contact pet foods with hot soapy water.
- Refrigerate leftovers immediately or discard.