- Dec 5, 2021
- 5 min
Killing & Cooking My Own Border Collie
As an impressive quantity of hot, steaming blood poured over my bare hands, I wondered how I, a vegetarian for the most part ended up here.
- Oct 27, 2021
- 3 min
Elwood's Knows Humane Harvest
We're inviting you in for a "virtual" harvest tour. People keep asking us how we humanely harvest our picnic breeds. Well, we'll tell you! Anti-dog meat activists want to tell you how cruel we are, but they've literally never stepped foot onto a dog farm. If they did, they'd see how humane the process is! How 100% ethical! How much we love our dogs! Last week, we tried to LIVE stream the harvest process but Facebook took us down. So instead, we're offering this blog as a "vir
- Oct 12, 2021
- 2 min
The Reality of Factory Farms May Surprise you
Technically, we're a big farm. But we're ALSO a family farm with small farm values. We see and hear the words “factory farm” and "CAFO" thrown around a lot on social media and the news. It's implied they're places that are uncaring and offer little interaction between humans and dogs. But you know what we see? Farms. And families. ❤️ Most dog farms are modernized and may get labeled as “factory farms” even though more than 97% of them are family-owned, like ours. Factory dog
- Oct 11, 2021
- 2 min
Plan Your Visit to the Farm!
A visit to Elwood's Organic Dog Farm is an unforgettable experience for the whole family.
- Oct 1, 2021
- 2 min
The Dreaded "Call"
This past Wednesday, we had to make a call we’ve never wanted to make. This is a tough story to share as our first blog post. But we started this website, we wanted to be honest and transparent. It's what our customers deserve--and it's the only way we want to be. Our stories aren’t always butterflies and rainbows. Dog farming can humble you more often than not. But at the end of the day, it’s about education for a better future. Harvest season and hurricane season are stress