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Freeze Dried Furiday #ChewyInfluencer

Hey, it’s RaenaBelle. Is anypawdy out there?  Mommy and sis Dezi said today’s somethin’ called black Furiday, and dat a lot of our furiends are gonna be out standin’ in lines today tryin’ to get a bargain. We purray you all stay safe. I’s not sure ‘bout those bargains. Mommy spent a little time yesfurday lookin’ at “ads” and sayin’ everythin’ was way too spensive, and dat only a few items at each store was actually a good deal. Anyways, we’re all right here tryin’ to recover from yesfurdays meal, and I’s ask sis Dezi ifin I’s could tell ya’ ‘bout da Halo Kiblets we got from Chewy this month as Chewy Influencers.


Raena looking over her shoulders.




Disclaimer: We received compensation in exchange for a honest review. Chewy, nor Halo are responsible for the contents or claims of this post unless stated. As always, we only tell the truth and bring products we use or have tried ourselves and think would be of interest to you, our readers and friends.

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Raena sniffs the Halo Kiblets bag




So, as most of ya’ know, our favorite treats and meals are of da freeze dried variety. So when Halo came out with a line of freeze dried noms, we just had to try them. Da Cage-Free Chicken formula was our choice. They’re also available in Salmon and Turkey, and just Turkey for cats; and Beef and Cage-Free Chicken for dogs. They come in 6 ounce bags and vary in purrice from $14.99 to $17.91. As a lot of you know, sis Dezi and me like teeny tiny bites. Mommy usually has to break up anythin’ freeze dried dat comes in da house. But, da Halo Kiblets/Mix ‘n Mores are already bite size morsels, so no breakin’ needed. And cuz of their size, mild crunchiness and irregular shape, they would make a purrfect option fur those kibble addicted kitties, as they can be served wet or dry. So let’s see what Chewy says are da key benefits. 

Key Benefits

  • Delight and satisfy your cat’s inherent and ancestral love of meat by adding flavorful freeze-dried topper to dry or wet food

  • Made with limited ingredients, with whole chicken as the first ingredient

  • Topping provides highly digestible essential nutrients for optimal health and vitality

  • Whole chicken is pasteurized, crumbled, flash frozen and freeze-dried to lock in the nutritional value of the chicken without any dehydration

  • Formulated without artificial colors, flavors, or preservatives for an easy-to-digest topper with wholesome natural flavor

And here’s da ingredients: 

Chicken, chicken liver, whole flaxseed, salt, salmon oil, mixed tocopherols (a preservative), taurine, calcium sulfate, calcium carbonate, vitamin e supplement, zinc sulfate, ferrous sulfate, copper sulfate, niacin supplement, manganese sulfate, d-calcium pantothenate, vitamin a supplement, riboflavin supplement, thiamine mononitrate, vitamin d3 supplement, vitamin b12 supplement, sodium selenite, pyridoxine hydrochloride, folic acid




Halo Freeze dried kiblets

See? They kinda look like kibble.


As you can see, altho’ da name says Kiblets/Mix ’n Mores these can clearly be served as a complete meal. And they don’t include any of those questionable ingredients our humans try to avoid. Of course they can also be fed as a treat or added to your pets normal food. Mommy initially gave us a few as a treat, but we purrfur them mixed in with our regular noms. Notice I’s said we purrfur, so ya’ know dat means we like ‘em. They’re a great bite size piece and taste purretty good ifin I’s do say so mines self. There seems to be a bite every now and then dat has a darker color to them and are a bit crunchier than da others. Mommy says it’s purrobably da liver. No purroblem fur us, tho’, we just spit ‘em out. So, fur dat reason, and da one mommy will talk ‘bout in a minute, I’s give ‘em a hearty 3 paws up.

Sissy? Wanna tell everypawdy what you think ‘bout da Halo Kiblets? 

 Dezi watching Raena while they eat

Fanks Raena. You’re doin’ a great job by da way. Da Halo Kiblets are da purrfect size right outta da bag. Like Raena said, we’re not crazy ‘bout freeze dried liver tho’ so there are a few pieces we both spit out. But hey, overall, me likes ‘em just fine. Fur da same reasons as Raena, me gives them 3 paws up.

Fanky fanks sissy. Let’s check in with mommy now.

 Dezi and Raena eating

Thank you darlin’. I really like the fact that both you girls will eat the Halo Kiblets, even if you spit out a few pieces. I’m a picky eater too, so why would I be surprised that ya’ll are?. I’m happy with the ingredient list. I do think they’re a bit pricey, but this seems to be a theme with most freeze dried foods and Chewy definitely has the best price on the internet. Because of the size of each piece, each bag is a full 6 ounces and there’s very little waste. Anyone who has ever bought a bag of freeze dried food knows that there is often quite a few broken or crumbled and powdered pieces that amount to waste. Especially when your kitties are “biters” and not lickers or lappers. So all in all, I give them a thumb up.

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Fanky fank you mommy. Hey mommy, did you check out Chewy to see ifin they’re havin’ one of those Black Furiday sales? You know, Christmas be comin’ up soon, and sis Dezi says Christmas sometimes involves extra treats and maybe even some toys. And you said you were gonna be gettin’ sis Dezi a litter hide away to keep me from “playin’” with her while she tries to make depawsits. Maybe those might be on sale, ya’ reckon?. You know, Chewy carries just ‘bout everythin’ you could need fur da furry and non furry anipals in your life. They have pawsum customer service peeps, and speedy shipping. Dat shipping is furee fur all orders $49.00 and up and a flat rate shipping fur all other orders. They also offer an auto ship program so you’ll never run out of your best furiends noms or other supplies. And ya’ know what else? You even save a little off each purroduct when you sign up. Don’t worry, you can always skip, cancel or delay at any time. You know you wanna check it out. Fur other Chewy reviews click here.

 Raena laying in a chewy box

We’re gonna wrap it up fur now. I’s have a fridge to stand in front of. We’re joinin’ Rascal and Rocco fur da weekly Pet Parade. And we really want to thank you all fur sharin’ sweet Hopes’ story and fundraiser. We’re gonna be a bit busy this weekend. Da neighbors furmily is emptyin’ her ‘pawrtment and dat has sis Dezi and me a little freaked out, so mommy plans to spend a lot of time with us. They’re really noisy, bangin’ on walls and screamin’ at each other in da ‘pawrtment and outside. We’re a really calm and mostly quiet household so this behavior is kinda upsetting to us. Even da ambulance ain’t this noisy. So we’ll be by to visit as soon as we can. 



Till da next time…………………………….Be Blest!!!



Raena: Navy Blue

Dezi: Vibrant Blue

Mommy A: Black



Luvs and Hugs and Kitty Kisses

RaenaBelle and Deztinee 

Did Somebody Say Rabbit #ChewyInfluencer

Meowllo Monday. You can’t get me down today, cuz me has some great treats to tell everypawdy about. As pawrt of da bloggin’ family me gets to try lots of great products dat me might not otherwise get to try. And da treats me’s gonna be tellin’ ya’ ‘bout today is just one of those things.

 Dezi looks coyly from the cat tree

Me’s told you lots of times dat me’s favorite treats be of da Freeze Dried nature, so we were really excited to see Halo Liv-a-Littles as an offering this month. Me luvs their chicken breast. So delicious. Anyways, mommy thought it would be good to mix it up and give me da chance to try another furmula. We learned real quick when me changed to a freeze dried diet dat me luvs rabbit. Not da pet bunnies kinda rabbit, but da “wascally wabbits” kind of rabbit. So me couldn’t wait to give these Liv-a-Littles Farm Raised Rabbit a try.

Dezi rubbing the Halo Liv-a-Littles treat jar

Halo Liv-a-Littles are grain free and farm raised. They come in a 2.4 oz. jar and da rabbit costs $8.94. Da ingredients are: Rabbit, Salt and mixed tocopherols (preservative). There are five different flavor choices. They are little squares and mommy says they’re too hard to “break” or crumble. Because they’re basically rabbit they’re good fur both cats and doggies. So ifin you share your home with a woofie, no need to buy different treats. And remember. they be 100% grain free.

 Dezi eats a Halo rabbit treat

So what did da actual taste test reveal? Well mommy worried when she took da furst treat out and couldn’t break it up into smaller pieces. Fur a big kitty me likes little bitty bites. MOL But mommy offered me a bite of rabbit and me eagerly took it and started to chew. Me repositioned and chewed some more and finally broke it up. Me spit out half of it and continued to chew up and swallow da other half. And then me asked fur another piece. Yeah me knows me still had half a piece on da floor, but it was all wet and slobbery and me wanted a fresh piece. Me’s not spoiled one bit. Two paws up from me. They could be a little softer or crumblier, but all in all they be yummy. Mommy, what do you think ‘bout da Halo Liv-a-Littles Farm Raised Rabbit Treats?

 Dezi eats Halo rabbit treat

Well Dezi I was very happy that you ate them, or at least some of them. Thankfully Buddy doesn’t mind your left over dried up slobbered on treats, so the part you didn’t eat didn’t go to waste and he liked them as well as you did. Buddy gives them 2 paws up as well. The rabbit formula is not good for crumbling over other foods as an enticement and doesn’t seem to reconstitute in water very well, so they have to be eaten in their current cubed form. They don’t have the stench some rabbit products do so that’s a plus. All in all,I’m glad you liked them, so I give them a thumb up.

Dezi eats Halo treat


Fanks mommy. And me’s glad Buddy got to try them too. Even ifin they were me’s slobbered on left overs. Chewy has lots of great foods, treats, toys and everything you need fur your furry family member so paw on over and check it out. They offer speedy free shipping on all orders of $49.00 and over and flat rate shipping on all other orders. You can sign up fur their convenient auto ship program so you never run out of your furries favorite treats again. And you can always skip, cancel or delay at anytime.

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Disclaimer: We received the Halo Liv-a-Littles in exchange for our honest and unbiased opinion. Neither Chewy nor Halo are responsible for the content of this post. As always we only bring products we use or have tried and think would be of interest to you our readers and friends.


Till da next time…………………………………Be Blest!!!



Luv and Hugs and Kitty Kisses


Treats For Angels

Meowllo evewypawdy and here’s to a pawsum week ahead. It’s Monday and da end of anudder weekend. Here it is Mawch alweady. Da days and weeks awe just flyin’ by. Afur we know it Christmas will be here again. We found out da tire be weddered. We didn’t know what dat meant, but it means dat it can’t be patched. It’s cwacked and split and losin’ air outta da whole side. Anyways, we hav a pawsum weview fur ya’ today. You all know we be pawt of da bloggin’ team fur, and we get to twy new fings evewy mumff. They hav so many pawsum fings on their website and gweat purrices too. Yous oughtta check ‘em out. You know we wuz shoppin’ wiff Chewy afur we even stawted bloggin’, cuz they carried so much at such gweat purrices. And da shippin’ can’t be beat. Anyways, We got these pawsum tweats to twy this mumff and OMC…well let me tell ya’ ‘bout ‘em. 


You all know by now ow favowit tweats be fureeze dwied chicken bweast. So when we had da oppurtunity to twy da Halo Liv-a-Littles Chicken Breast, we jumped on it. After all wiff a name like at they must be fur mommys little angels wight? We kuld see in da foto dat da jaw contained da whitest, purrettiest pieces of chicken. And well we awe a bit spoiled. We purrfur da white meat. So they awwived and mommy took them outta da box. Me wuz wight there waitin’ to hav a taste. As you all hav learned, me be a little on da picky side. Okay a lot on da picky side. So mommy’s always lookin’ fur sumfin’ to giv me dat me will actually eat and enjoy and dat be good fur me. Mommy opened da 2.2 oz jar and wealized da pieces wuz quite lawge. So mommy took a piece outta da jaw and it easily bwoke up into smaller more bite size pieces. She gave me a piece and waited. Well let me tell ya’ she didn’t hav to wait long. Me scawffed dat bite down in no time and wanted more. Me wuz lickin’ meez lips and checkin’ da floor to make sure me hadn’t left a bite. Me ended up getting’ da whole piece mommy had taken out just in smaller bites. So an all paws up fur me. In fact, ifin me had more paws me wuld giv ‘em 10 paws up. They awe delishus.  

 dw Dezi eats Halo1

dw Dezi wants more18

Me wants more mommy.

So what ‘bout sis Lexi? She wuz next to giv ‘em a twy. Again mommy took a piece out and bwoke it up into smaller pieces fur her and…she went to town. 

Lexi: I’z lubbed ‘em. And I’z wandid lawtz mower. Faynk katnezz I’z bin loozin’ wayt cuz mommy will giv me aneefeeng I’z want. Soz she gayv me da whole big owel peez. Korz she broke ‘em up intoo smawller bitez fur me. Minez lack ov teef wuzunt a purrawllem at awl. Dey wuzunt hard at awl and browk reel eezee fur mommy, and chood relee good fur me. Dey eeben broek up good nuff fur mommy too pudid sum on minez dinner. I’z gibz ‘em awl pawz up too.  

 dw Lexi eating Halo

So, what ‘bout mommy? Well they be made wiff only one ingwedient, chicken bweast. They also use a little water, sodium phosphate, salt and carrageenan fur seasonin’ and purreservation. Dat makes mommy happy. And da fact dat we like it makes her happy too. But what ‘bout da company? Well furstly mommy members ‘em when all they had wuz Spot’s stew fur doggies and wuz a small mom and pop type company. She even talked wiff ‘em ’bout purrpawin’ a raw diet fur hers kitties afur raw wuz pawpular. So she knows da company. But dat’s not where it stops. They not be dat little company anymore and hav lots more purroducts these days. They wuz even bought into by a celebwity. But they also do sum gweat fings fur those anipals dat be less furtunate than those of us wiff furever homes. This comes stwaight fwum their site.


For over 25 years, Halo, Purely for Pets® has created holistic pet products of uncompromising quality. Halo believes nutrition is the single most important factor in the quality of a pet’s life. When you choose Halo, we feed it forward, donating over 1.5 million meals to shelter pets annually, in partnership with Ellen DeGeneres – a long time Halo customer – became part-owner in 2008. In 2010, Halo donated 1 million meals to shelter pets for the U.S. Postal Service Adopt a Shelter Pet Stamp Program. Halo now sponsors the acclaimed PBS series “Shelter Me,” the Olate Dogs Rescue Tour 2014-15,, and many more animal rescue efforts. Halo’s natural dog food, natural cat food, treats, supplements and grooming products are available at Petco, Sprouts, PetSmart Canada, and other fine pet specialty and natural food stores. Learn more

Me wants more mommy.

So to sum up mommys vote…she’s all in too. Da tweats be good fur us, we like ‘em, and da company duz sum gweat fings fur da less furtunate. So mommy sez she’s a happy camper and wuld gladly add these to ow tweat line up. Well fank catness. Udderwise we might hav gone on stwike. MOL So you might wnna head on over to Chewy wight now and check ‘em out. they also come in Beef and Wild Salmon. And because they only have da one major ingwedient boff cats and dogs can eat them. So ifin yous hav boff in yous household you don’t hav to buy two sepewate tweats. Saves ya’ a little time and money. And da tweats be on sale wight now. Weally, go on over, you know you want to. Me has to go and eat me sum more of those tweats, so weez’ll meow a little later.  

Disclaimer: We didn’t get paid any gween papers fur this weview, but we did get da whole jaw of Halo tweats. Altho’ we wuld never post sumfin’ we don’t fink might benefit or innewest you ow furiends and weaders in sum way. 

Till da nex time……………Be Blest!!!


Luv and Hugs and Kitty Kisses  

Dezi and Lexi

Meezer's Mews & Terrieristical Woofs

I'm Dalton, a Rat terrier mix and I came here in Sept, 2017, I was rescued from Hurricane Harvey. My birthday is 8-20-2016. My Gotcha Day is 8-27-2017. And I'm Pipo, I'm a Siamese, my birthday is 12-26-2004; my Gotcha Day is 2-14-2005. We also have Angel MrJackFreckles, (2-5-2018); and also we have Angel Minko, (6-18-2017). There are also Angels Groucho, Simba, Suki, & Toki. We meezers used to be known as WeBeesSiameezers. We'e all from Michigan, Dalton came here from Texas.

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