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Taurine for Heart Health

While there are ten essential amino acids that are vital to your dog’s health (Arginine, Histidine, Isoleucine, Leucine, Lysine, Methionine, Phenylalanine, Threonine, Tryptophan, and Valine), none of these are being discussed by pet parents and food manufacturers currently as much as the non-essential amino acid, Taurine.

Essential Fatty Acids, Omega-3 and Omega-6

Fatty acids are the building blocks of fat and some are essential, meaning the body is unable to produce them so they must be obtained through the diet. Omega-3 and Omega-6 essential fatty acids provide energy and aid in fat-soluble vitamin absorption and all dogs and cats rely on dietary Omega-3 and Omega-6 fatty acids for a variety of functions, including vision and brain development, circulatory health, immunity, and skin and coat health.
ZIWI North American team at SuperZoo 2019

ZIWI wins AmCham Exporter of the Year Award

The 20th annual AmCham DHL Express Success & Innovation Awards were held at the Pullman Auckland Hotel on 22nd August 2019, with ZIWI winning the Exporter of the Year over $10 million award for doing business with the United States.

An update on Canine Dilated Cardiomyopathy (DCM)

ZIWI Peak was included in the FDA report twice; however, it was not because pet parents reported DCM issues on ZIWI. The opposite is true.
Dog sitting beside girl on loose leash

Loose Leash Walking

Does your dog pull on their leash? It’s a common issue and no dog owner wants to be taken for a walk! In this expert series you give you the 10-step process you need to master loose-leash walking.
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Transitioning your Pet

There’s no doubt, feeding an ancestral natural grain-free diet high in meat and organ content is the way to go, and is a choice that your furry friends will thank you for. It’s an approach that provides all the nutritional goodness your pet needs at every life stage. There is no need to add expensive supplements as you are already feeding every morsel of goodness and the nutrients that your dog and cat requires from its food. You can avoid those expensive vet bills that come with feeding a lower quality kibble diet! So, you’ve decided… Feeding as natural as...
Air Dried Scoop and Serve
Free-Range Farming
Ziwi Peak pet food with no grains
No Grains Sugars or Glycerins Added
Raised Without Added Hormones or Growth Promotants
Air Dried Scoop and Serve
Free-Range Farming
Ziwi Peak pet food with no grains
No Grains Sugars or Glycerins Added
Raised Without Added Hormones or Growth Promotants