Learn about what AAFCO feeding protocols really mean and why you should be concerned if your pet's food needs to perform one.
It only made sense that February’s Spotlight for our Loyal Companion is about sweet Sorina because she stole our hearts as quickly as she stole her mom’s.
On February 10th, loveable wiener dogs, wiener parents and weiner aficionados from far and wide (as far as Buffalo!) descended on Tom&Sawyer in Leslieville.
How do you break into the multi-billion-dollar pet food industry? Easy – you don’t. Instead, you start your own market. Story by Cynthia Reynolds
Tom&Sawyer’s Loyal Companions have come to be a part of our pack for many different reasons. In this inaugural spotlight story on our fantastic customers, we have chosen to have you meet Toto, a special little Frenchie who has become quite the awarded show dog in Canada!
Read Tom&Sawyer co-founder Kristin Matthews' featured article in the Trupanion blog about the high quality, real food that is cooked at Tom&Sawyer.
There has been a lot of press about farmed salmon and it can be confusing to know what to look for in a fresh cooked fish diet for your canine. Read on about the types of Atlantic salmon
We are thrilled to announce that Tom&Sawyer is one of 5 finalists for the Most Disruptive Start Up Award in the 2017 E-Commerce Innovation Awards presented by Canada Post.
Tom&Sawyer topped the list, not only because we are the only cafe that serves food for dogs and has barista service for you but because we are the only place that actually allows your dog inside to chill out with you.
Since being on the Kangaroo meals Dottie [...] is also off the steroids and doing fantastic!! This company truly cares about your pet's health.
International Cat Day 2017 is coming up Tuesday August 8th. We’re celebrating our feline friends with the cutest cat gifts out there.
Feeding pets with sensitive stomachs and allergies can be a challenge. Learn some tips on how to identify and treat your dog or cat's sensitive stomach.
Daisy's mom tells her story of the difference even a little bit of Tom&Sawyer pet meals makes in her dog's daily life and their joint pursuit of health, happiness and tasty foods!
Corn in its natural state and is gently cooked is digested well by dogs and contains essential nutrients for their overall good health.
You'll be surprised to learn these facts about the traditional pet food industry, and may want to start feeding your family pet more real food.
Dogs and cats provide such positive health benefits to humans, and with some thought and planning you can provide a great life to your new pet as well.
900 best selling pet foods tested for over 130 contaminates at levels high enough to kill or severely damage pets. Watch this video from CBS.
Pouring some kibble into a bowl is so fast and simple, but is it providing your cat or dog with the nutrition they deserve? Read this article to learn about the benefits of fresh food for your pets.
While some dogs are able to adapt to vegetarian diets, balancing the nutrition is still difficult. For cats, meat-free diets are much riskier, and potentially fatal.
Don't feel pressured into making a diet decision for your cat or dog. Here are 5 questions to ask when your veterinarian suggests your pet can only eat a food they sell.
One of the leading health and fitness gurus in Canada understands that proper nutrition and diet is 80% of promoting pet health, so Molly only eats Tom&Sawyer!
After eating Tom&Sawyer food for a few weeks, Lucy had a lot more energy and overall she just seemed happier. We noticed a huge difference in her health over the past year.
Tom&Sawyer is pleased to be part of the top 10 of the 100 best dog food blogs or websites on the planet! Our blog is as fresh as our meals are!!
Pet Meals is a new category of higher quality real food nutrition for your cats and dogs. Stop feeding kibble and other processed fake ingredient diets to your pet.
Your pet doesn’t just need the best pet meals, they need the right amount of food. Use this tool to calculate your cat or dog's daily caloric needs.
Learn how husky mix Tyson and his mom Cara use Tom&Sawyer dog meals to resolve a serious eye condition that had required daily eye medication drops.
Dogs did indeed evolve from the wolf but the domesticated dog is a far cry from these wild animals. Learn about their sense of taste and how they develop food preferences.
Cats love fat, protein and care about texture. They can't taste sweet and avoid bitter. Learn more about the fascinating world of the feline flavour profile.
Don't waste your money on pet foods that market themselves using the deceptive term "human-grade". Learn more in this article about Tom&Sawyer real food vs human-grade.
here has been 4 main categories of essential nutrients for dogs (other than water): protein, fat, minerals and vitamins.
Cats are what we call obligate carnivores. An obligate carnivore must eat other animals in order to thrive and it they have to eat meat as the main source of their nutrients.
Tom&Sawyer starts every recipe exactly the same way you shop for your family, picking out fresh food ingredients as the basis for the meal.
Nutritionally balanced dog and cat food made with human grade ingredients, gently cooked by trained chefs in an open concept kitchen, using food safety gold standards.
Real food nutrition for cats and dogs have so many health benefits, from resolving physical conditions to improved mental and emotional health.
Juicy red ripe tomatoes are insanely healthy for dogs, they are packed with lycopene and other cancer fighting properties. It is the stem that is potentially toxic to dogs.
Do you wish there were more activities for you and your loyal companion to share together? Don’t miss Tom & Sawyer’s “Doggie Yoga” or DOGA event May 13, 2017.
Canola oil is a very healthy source of Omega-6 and Omega-3 fatty acids, making it an ideal ingredient for dog food, if a non-gmo oil is used. Find out why in this article.
Try this homemade gravy recipe for dogs and cats to entice them to eat their food. The ingredients are safe for dogs and cats and can be used to promote drinking water.
The green olive and pimento inside share similar traits to catnip that cause cats to react in ways that humans find funny. Learn why this happens to your kitty.
Kangaroo meat is very low in fat and high in protein making it a great choice for dogs with pancreatitis or needing a low calorie diet for weight control.
Tom&Sawyer's Toronto (Leslieville) retail store location has been named a Top Dog Friendly Cafe in Ontario by Go Fetch Blog.
Fresh foods promote the best health for your dog to live a longer life. Avoid processed dog foods full of preservatives. Learn what foods are good for dogs to eat.
Selecting the best meats and knowing how to butcher properly is a skill that Chef Trish Donnelly has mastered and uses daily making the best fresh dog and cat food available.
Fresh cooked dog food made with hormone free, antibiotic free beef humanely raised in Ontario. Learn more about this top selling specialty dog food.
Our brand new Holistic dog food diet are nutritious low fat, limited ingredient dog meals for pets with pancreatitis and other gastrointestinal issues.
Founders Kristin Matthews and Peter Zakarow discuss why they started Tom&Sawyer as a business when their Yorkie-Poo Sawyer refused to eat any traditional pet food.