Skip to main content

Carnivora™ Feature Articles

Carnivora™ is pleased to present Feature Articles just for you!

We are dedicated to providing you with the in-depth information you've been asking for. We will be continually adding articles to this section based on your requests for information regarding RAW feeding, the up and coming information regarding CBD Oils, and much more. Be sure to sign up for our articles list at the bottom of the page to receive updates from us… you’ll always be in the loop!

Image courtesy of Pet Connection Magazine

Brenda Hagel - Variety is Key for Vitality

  – The key to healthy nutrition is variety and moderation
  – When it comes to diet, there’s no "one size fits all" approach
  – "Complete and Balanced" pet foods are a myth!

"Complete and balanced" pet foods are designed to be adequate for the "average" dog or cat but do not address an individual animal's unique and variable needs. Dogs and cats require different levels of nutrients due to various disease conditions or injury as well as any known nutrient losses through the skin, urine and the intestinal tract. The interactions of medications may affect absorption of nutrients. Read Brenda Hagel's article to learn more!

Dr. Robert J. Silver - What If: Cannabis Cured Cancer?

  – What are the facts? Are there any clinical trials using cannabis or its derivatives?
  – The anti-proliferative properties of cannabis were first reported 40 years ago
  – Cannabinoids can induce autophagy, apoptosis, cell cycle arrest, reduce angiogenesis, tissue invasion and metastasis, without affecting normal cells

A 2500 year old mummy was unearthed in Siberia in 1993. Known as the "Siberian Ice Maiden", her burial chamber contained, among other things, a pouch of cannabis. MRI imaging revealed that the princess had a primary tumor in her right breast with enlarged lymph nodes and metastatic disease. It has been speculated that the cannabis was used to manage her pain... Click here to read Dr. Robert J. Silver's thought-provoking article.

Dr. Ian Billinghurst - Complete and Balanced Diets

  – RAW Diets for Cats & Dogs
  – Does every meal have to be complete and balanced?
  – Who should we trust to PRODUCE our RAW FOOD?

One glaring problem involves the issue of balancing RAW programs of nutrition. Is it possible to balance raw food programs over a number of meals or should every meal be "complete and balanced"? — which is the assertion made by the makers of fake industrial foods. What are we to make of a RAW food producer who insists that every meal consumed must be complete and balanced just like the fake foods? Should we trust such a producer? Should we trust their products? Read Dr. Ian Billinghurst's article on this topic.