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What’s With this “Holistic” thing?

The “holistic” word gets batted around a lot these days in the pet care world.    There is no “scientific” or “legal” definition of the term particularly as it relates to pet nutrition.   Several of the brands we carry do indeed use it in their names.    Holistic of course generally means “of the whole” or focused […]

Who Makes Your Dog Food?

Some of you that have been in our store may wonder why we have signs up identifying who makes the dog and cat food we are offering to you.    That is important to us and we think it is important to you.    We are concerned about the integrity of the manufacturing process and […]

WPE Offers Raw Frozen Goat Milk from Primal

Raw Goat Milk Ingredients: Raw Goat Milk, Dried Lactobacillus lactis fermentation product, Dried Lactobacillus acidophilus fermentation product, Dried Enterococcus faecium fermentation product, Inulin, Organic Turmeric (color), Organic Ginger, Organic Cinnamon. Raw Goat Milk Benefits: Primal now offers an additional way to elevate your pet’s health with our raw goat milk. Raw goat milk can most […]

Now Featuring Orijen Tundra!!!!

We now have a full line of Orijen products including the new TUNDRA!!!!! ALL DOGS ARE CARNIVORES, BIOLOGICALLY ADAPTED TO THRIVE ON A VARIED DIET OF WHOLE GAME, FISH AND FOWL, WITH SMALLER AMOUNTS OF FRUITS, VEGETABLES AND GRASSES. That’s why ORIJEN TUNDRA features unmatched fresh meat inclusions (60%) including goat, venison, mutton and bison […]

Grand Opening Prize Winners

Here are the winners from yesterday’s Grand Opening drawings…Congratulations!! Stop by at your earliest convenience and claim your prize!! Cat cube: Sydne A. Rondelle pink bed: Karen S. Dogger Jogger: Cindy H. Small dog crate: Lisa C. Maxx Bed: Rachel S. Large dog beds: Jeremiah N. and Cathy L. $15 gift certificate: Madi R. Stella […]

Dog made a visit to our Grand Opening with his favorite food “Orijen”.     Thanks to all of you who attended!

“Smartleash” for Safer Outdoors Dog Play

With spring in full swing our dog walking activity will hopefully pick up.     We recommend a short leash for long walks which enable you to properly “heel” your dog on the walk.   However, if you are of the mind to use a retractable leash for a short walk or just to romp in the back […]

Ask us About Paw Points….

Earn “Paw Points” with each purchase at Wholesome Pet Essentials whether it’s for Food, Dishes, Flea and Tick products, Grooming….anything we offer.    

How to Store your Dog and Cat Food Kibble

We suggest storing your kibble in the original bag of which most now come with zip-lock closures. You may of course place it in another container if desirable. If the kibble is transferred to another container please wash the container and thoroughly dry before placing new contents. Some of the fat that coats the kibble […]