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Real Pet Stories

i've got piece of mind, and they have an appropriate diet they enjoy... -Mary

We love bringing pets and their parents closer together!

If dogs and cats could talk … well, our homes would be completely different. Imagine what they’d say about your outfit yesterday. Of course, they would rave about Vital Essentials®. It’s amazing what a balanced, raw food diet does for your cat, or how healthy, high-protein, grain free food changes your dog’s well-being.

Here, we’ve collected dozens of real stories that we’ve received over the years, each celebrating a unique bond and fulfilling life. Click “read more” for the complete real pet story. Or, click a specific pet type to only see stories from dogs or cats.


I never really knew too much about the raw feeding community until I came across products like yours. I saw…

Midwest Conservation Dogs

Our working dog/handler teams absolutely love Vital Essential Mini Nibs! They are the perfect size for training are made from…

Buster & Bolter

My dogs, Buster and Bolter, have been eating #rawdogfood for years now, and we can’t say enough good things about…


My 10 year old Heinz 57 mix Nico was on deaths doorstep in the beginning of this year, he was…


I am so happy I was introduced to your products! My dogs go nuts over your treats! Your nibs are…


This is Phoenix.  She is a year and a half old Lab Terrier mix.  I broke her out of doggy…


Mazy, has always had a battle with itchiness! I had tried every thing. Nothing worked! She’s only been on your…


“My dog, the pickiest of all dogs. I love her so Much but, I couldn’t get her to chew on…

pet dog indy laying in the grass

The most common question my wife and I hear from friends and co-workers isn’t “How are you?” or “Did you…

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We’re truly humbled by the praise. After all, Vital Essentials is simply sharing the best parts of what nature created. We’re just thrilled that so many pet families appreciate our efforts.

When pet parents experience the benefits of Vital Essentials, they naturally want to talk about it. And, we invite you to share your story, too!