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PostSubject: Freeze-Dried Orijen   Thu Jan 24, 2013 1:04 pm

Orijen has came out with Freeze-Dried line of food.It is expensive though,and I yet to find the Orijen line of Freeze-Dried food.

Anyone feed freeze-dried Orijen, or plan too?
I am please with the Ingredients, and would feed it if I had the money(& if I had dog).
http://freezedry.orijen.ca/

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"Venison (ground with bone)*, duck (ground with bone) *, Steelhead trout*, bison (ground with bone) *, elk (ground with bone) *, quail (ground with bone) *, duck liver*, duck heart*, spinach, pea fiber, bison tripe*, elk liver*, elk heart*, elk kidney*, ground sunflower seeds, Red Delicious apples*, Bartlett pears*, Red Heart plums*, Tilton apricots*, whole pumpkin*, Butternut squash*, Imperator carrots*, kelp*, mixed tocopherols, cranberries*, blueberries*, blackberries*, chicory root*, dandelion root*, summer savory, peppermint leaf*, ginger root*, iron proteinate, zinc proteinate, manganese proteinate."
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PostSubject: Re: Freeze-Dried Orijen   Thu Jan 24, 2013 2:48 pm

I have not heard, but I am going to see if any of the pet store/boutiques around me carries this line of Orijen. Thanks for the tip!

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PostSubject: Re: Freeze-Dried Orijen   Thu Jan 24, 2013 3:20 pm

I've seen it - but at the price they are charging, I'd feed Ziwipeak.
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PostSubject: Re: Freeze-Dried Orijen   Thu Jan 24, 2013 5:45 pm

I'm with Megan. Great concept, but you can pay for the best food on the market aside from raw for at price (Ziwipeak).
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PostSubject: Re: Freeze-Dried Orijen   Sat Jan 26, 2013 7:46 am

Champion Pet Foods is the company making the Orijen line. We use their Acana line of Regional Dog Food. The biggest reason that we switched to it is that is is all sourced here in Canada. Most of the big box brand names are sourcing their protein from China and then get caught in shortages when the FDA gets involved, leaving you stuck when there is no more on the shelf. These guys tell you exactly which farm the food comes from, fresh everyday not frozen or dehydrated and not shipped from a third world country. Also their fish source is wild, not farmed.
We chose the Regional line of their food as the protein count was about right for us, the Orijen is higher which is great if you are working that much more energy out of your Husky. With Aurora we are able to switch the flavours with each bag we order and she loves the change with no ill side effects in the output department.
They are also very easy to talk with should you ever have questions, there is a human at the other end of the phone call.
http://acana.com/products/regionals
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PostSubject: Re: Freeze-Dried Orijen   Sun Jan 27, 2013 10:57 pm

@Heather! wrote:
I'm with Megan. Great concept, but you can pay for the best food on the market aside from raw for at price (Ziwipeak).

I agree,nothing beats Ziwipeak in quality wise(Dry Food).
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PostSubject: Re: Freeze-Dried Orijen   Fri Nov 08, 2013 7:44 pm

Has anyone tried this yet?

I finally found a website that I can order it from because no one around here is selling it yet, but I'm curious if any of your huskies have liked it? I would still be feeding regular Orijen but it might be nice to mix especially because they make a new protein for them in the Freeze Dried.

We have tried the treats, and my dogs don't go crazy for them but I'm curious if the food is any different!
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PostSubject: Re: Freeze-Dried Orijen   Fri Nov 08, 2013 9:16 pm

For the markup, it's not worth feeding to our size dogs. I would also advocate ziwipeak over this for the price.

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PostSubject: Re: Freeze-Dried Orijen   Fri Nov 08, 2013 10:54 pm

Yeah, we sell it at my work..it has a loyal following of about 2 people with very small dogs. Everyone else buys it to break up for treats, which is a fun way to use them. For the price I'd go with something else too. If money isn't an issue though it is a nice topper.
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PostSubject: Re: Freeze-Dried Orijen   Sat Nov 09, 2013 8:08 am

Definately very good ingredients, but I think it won´t come to Germany. If maybe I would try it.
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PostSubject: Re: Freeze-Dried Orijen   Sat Nov 09, 2013 1:40 pm

Thanks. Yeah it wouldn't be an everything night thing or anything like that. Just something to maybe add every once in awhile to get another protein in there. I did look at Ziwipeaks last night, when I read this blog the first time so I will look into.

I know that Ziwipeaks is a 100% natural and everything, but I've got some sensitive boys, has anyone ever had problems with it as a topper when they feed it?
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