Learning Center

Welcome to the Stewart® education center.

We believe in sharing our knowledge so that you can make the best, most informed decisions when choosing a diet for your pet. We are confident that once you become familiar with the wholesome goodness of our products you will find that Stewart® food and treats are the right choice for every stage in the life of your pet.


  • Why We Use HPP Why Cold Pasteurization? Traditional heat processing destroys enzymes and lessens the nutritional value of otherwise wholesome food. Our raw diet is cold pressure pasteurized in a human grade USDA/FDA facility using high pressure processing (otherwise known as HPP). What Is … Continue reading
  • Food Safety Food Safety is our number one priority. Our processing facility has a USDA inspector on staff every day, for every shift and every production run. All of the ingredients used in the production of Stewart® Raw Naturals™ are inspected and … Continue reading

Health & Nutrition

  • National Cat Health Month: 6 Signs It’s Time to See the Vet February is Cat Health Month, a simple reminder that cats can’t take care of themselves (regardless of how independent they may seem.) While felines may go to the vet less often than their canine counterparts, it doesn’t make cat health … Continue reading
  • Preventing Holiday Weight Gain In Pets Preventing holiday weight gain in pets: Oh, the holidays – Once they roll around we are inundated with sweets, treats, and goodies galore.  Top that off with the big meals that we’ve convinced ourselves are calorie free! A little holiday … Continue reading
  • The Shakedown on Sugars: It’s pet diabetes month November is National Pet Diabetes Month. Originally intended to raise awareness among humans, diabetes month has extended to pets.  We feel it’s important to share what we know about pet diabetes, primarily prevention, symptoms, and treatments.   Diabetes occurs when the … Continue reading
  • Turkey for dogs: A lean protein your dog will gobble up Turkey for dogs? Yes Please! We don’t know about you, but the first thing that comes to our minds when we think of November is Thanksgiving… which inevitably turns our thoughts to turkey! We are pleased to report that this … Continue reading
  • Pet Obesity Awareness: What You Can Do October 11 is National Pet Obesity Awareness Day Pet obesity awareness so important and here’s why. It’s an unfortunate fact that nearly 54% of dogs and 59% of cats are considered clinically obese. This translates into literally millions of unhealthy … Continue reading
  • Pumpkin Isn’t Just For People Pumpkin isn’t just for people who wear yoga pants Even before the weather got brisk or the trees lost their leaves we knew fall was coming. Why? Because pumpkin is EVERYWHERE. Lattes, candles, baked goods, and even body wash has … Continue reading
  • Summer Pet Safety, Grilling Out Around Pets                         If you ask us, nothing says summer like a BBQ. Being outside eating flame-cooked food in the company of family and friends that feel so seasonally perfect. For … Continue reading
  • Grain Free’s the Way to Be A lot of people are realizing that pet food companies have been pulling the wool over their eyes with unnecessary filler ingredients like corn and soy. The thing about these ingredients is that our dogs simply have no use for … Continue reading
  • Special Announcement: Your Feline Needs Meat! Just because we don’t make cat food doesn’t mean we aren’t concerned with their nutritional needs. It’s a well known fact that cats are considered obligate carnivores – meaning, they need animal-based protein to live healthy lives. Some pet food … Continue reading
  • Taking the Best Care of your Bunny In honor of Easter, we’re giving a shout out to an often-understated companion: bunnies! Rabbits are a great alternative to a dog or cat with most of the same perks – like being trainable, playful, and (for some) affectionate – … Continue reading
  • Preventing Pet Poisoning (and Recognizing the Symptoms) March 19-25 marks Poison Prevention Week, intended to raise awareness and increase education about poisonous substances and ways to keep yourselves, and your pets, safe. The best place to start is with a brief recap of common household items that … Continue reading
  • Is your Pet Overweight? It’s a sad fact that roughly 50% of America’s pets are overweight – which is probably why someone dubbed October 12 Pet Obesity Awareness Day, intended to call attention to a very real, and clearly underestimated, problem.  As a company … Continue reading
  • How Stewart Benefits Large Dogs Dogs come in all different shapes and sizes from a Chihuahua to a Great Dane. Depending on the size of dog, their food intake can also range significantly. Stewart® Raw Naturals™ benefits all dogs and helps with digestive health, hip … Continue reading
  • Senior Dog Health We love our pets and want the very best in health, happiness and comfort for them.  Throughout life, joint, heart, and digestive health are important, but become main focal points when it comes to most senior dogs. Below is a … Continue reading
  • Why Feed A Raw Diet? Diet is the foundation of health. Stewart® Raw diets contain higher levels of nutrients including essential fatty acids, vitamins, minerals, enzymes and antioxidants which are available to your dog as building blocks to increased health and wellness. Our raw food … Continue reading

Product Benefits

  • MiracleCorp at SuperZoo – Viva Las Vegas!               Viva Las Vegas! What happens there, stays there, right? Not for us! We’ve had a very busy couple weeks preparing for a trade show called SuperZoo, which is an opportunity for us to … Continue reading
  • Senior Dog Health We love our pets and want the very best in health, happiness and comfort for them.  Throughout life, joint, heart, and digestive health are important, but become main focal points when it comes to most senior dogs. Below is a … Continue reading
  • Ingredient Benefits Apple is rich in Vitamin C as well as a host of other unique antioxidant and botanical compounds such as flavenoids. Apples provide soluble and insoluble fiber, some vitamin C, beta carotene, potassium and boron. Beef is the striated muscle … Continue reading


  • It’s Responsible Dog Ownership Month! Oh yes, there’s another awareness holiday this month and this one is among our favorites: it’s Responsible Dog Ownership Month. Coined by the American Kennel Club, Responsible Dog Ownership Month is a nod to owners like you who don’t just … Continue reading
  • How Your Pet Makes You Healthy Those of us who have the luxury of owning a pet know the unconditional love and loyalty your pet gives to you, but did you know the health benefits you are receiving from your pet? From babies to senior adults, … Continue reading
  • Obedience Training: Why it Matters Obedience training is the single most important thing you can do for your dog. It not only develops a better pet, but the training process helps form a lifelong bond between the two of you. So make that commitment to … Continue reading