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4 Tips to Keep Ticks Away, Naturally

March 22, 2022

By Jenna Harrison

We can’t wait to get outside with warm weather right around the corner. But the warm weather also means ticks, fleas, and other pests are out. When it comes to avoiding ticks, harsh pesticide products may not be best for your pet. Instead, here are our best tips to avoid bringing those pesky hitchhikers home with you. Add garlic to your pet’s diet. Garlic is a safe tick repellent for your pet. It’s antifungal, anti-parasitic, and a natural antibiotic that doesn’t destroy beneficial bacteria. Always give garlic with food so that it won’t irritate the gut lining. Serve your pet...


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What I Learned from Adopting Two Kittens

March 8, 2022

By Beth Alonga

After our senior cat Timmy passed away in April of 2021, I decided to adopt two female kittens from a local rescue to join our family. That July, we adopted 14 week old Kiwi and Nala. We were only going to adopt one kitten, but the rescue said we had to take both. Of course I couldn’t say no! Caring for these little ones has been quite the trip for me and my family as we all had to adjust to having not one but two tiny fuzzy troublemakers rambling around the house. Here are some things we learned through...


The Good, Better, and Best Dental Care for Your Pet

February 15, 2022

By Jenna Harrison

Your pet’s dental health is an important piece of their overall health and wellness. Oral disease can be caused by diet, genetics, or poor oral care. Poor dental health can lead to other ailments, which is why pet owners should learn how to care for their pet’s teeth early.  As with most ailments, prevention of oral disease is key. Taking preventative steps saves you the time, stress, and money it takes to treat oral disease down the road.  Good preventative care should: Remove tartar and plaque Prevent tooth decay and gum disease Kill harmful bacteria Help prevent plaque Freshen breath...


Learn Why Fresh Fruits & Vegetables Are Beneficial For Pets

January 20, 2022

By Nicole R. Cammack

Pet nutrition is a hot topic. So, let’s focus on the basics: fruits and vegetables.  We know fruits and vegetables are essential for our diets, but they are also beneficial for our pets. Fruits and vegetables are nutrient-dense, and the benefits your pets obtain from the fiber, antioxidants, phytonutrients, and vitamins can do wonders for their health.  Why supplement with fruits and vegetables? Unfortunately, the typical pet’s diet isn’t complete and balanced. Vegetables and plants have an abundance of vitamins, minerals, carbohydrates, fiber, and even beneficial bacteria. They provide protective benefits for pets whose diets primarily consist of canned or...


What Should I Do If My Pet Is Overweight?

January 6, 2022

By Morgan Hunt

While our initial reaction to an overweight pet may be to call out how cute and cuddly they look, the reality is that their health is suffering. Obesity has quickly become one of the most common nutritional disorders and could be the most significant health threat for your pet.  According to a survey performed by the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention (APOP), 56% of dogs and 60% of cats were classified as obese or overweight by their veterinarian, making it one of the most common health concerns in the veterinary world today.  That means over half of household pets are...


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  • About NorthPoint Pets

  • At NorthPoint Pets we pride ourselves on research based pet nutrition with an individual approach, dedicated to finding an appropriate solution for every pet. We’re trying to help your pets stay happier, and healthier, longer. Four Paws at a time.

  • Shop NOBL Food Bars

    Pets before Profits, Formulated with no nonsense and no bull.



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