Why is BDN Air Dried
Fresh Raw Dog Food
The best and closest diet to nature for dogs is a fresh raw diet. Dogs have been thriving on raw diets for thousands of years. Although a raw diet is unquestionably the best way to feed your dog, there are a lot disadvantages that come with it in modern society.
- It’s time consuming to make in a proper way.
- Storing is difficult and challenging. It is prone to spoilage and loss of valuable vitamins and minerals.
- Shipping is extremely expensive. A regular complete raw dog food (with fruits and vegetables) contains about 75% water. In order to ship this raw diet, one need special shipping containers, dry ice, etc… This all adds up to the bottom line of the product.
Benefits of Air Drying
Dehydrating or air drying the dog food solves most of these issues mentioned above but also has a lot of other benefits.
Air drying or dehydrating is the world’s oldest form of food preservation, it requires no preservatives. Vitamins and minerals are locked in and it yields great tasting food with a very long shelf life if kept in a proper way.
Air dried dog food tastes great. As water is removed, taste is deliciously concentrated. The result is a dog food that tastes better than the original.
Storing dehydrated food is much more efficient. Air dried dog foods tend to take less than one quarter of their original storage space, and don’t require the ongoing electrical drain of a freezer. It also is the most convenient way to travel, like on vacation, dog shows, boarding, etc…
No Preservatives or Additives
Dog food dehydration requires just the meats, vegetables and fruits we are drying. No additives or preservatives are added.
Air drying can be done at low temperatures from 80 to 100 degrees, which keeps the essential enzymes of the meat intact and requires no processing.
The result is 100% natural minimal processed dog food that will stay tasty and nutritious for a very long time.