Side by Side Pet Assessment

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Our nutrition experts developed our unique pet assessment tool to better understand your pet. You don't have to be an expert, just the loving, compassionate, observant pet owner you already are. Together, we work to make food that is complete and balanced to meet your pet's needs.

Simply share your observations and tell us what you know about your pet. We take that information to our team of experts, and recommend the best food, supplements and nutritious treats.

Take the Side by Side Pet assessment now! It will only take about five minutes.

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about you

about you

Your first name*

Your last name*


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your dog


Welcome to the pet assesment tool. We hope you'll share a little more about your dog, and also maybe get to know your dog a little better. If you have a small dog, it is usually easier if they are in your lap. If you have a large dog, you may want to get down on the floor with the dog.


Dog's Name*

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about [petName]

about [petName]

[petName]'s Breed

[petName]'s Gender*

Please tell us [petName]'s age by choosing their birthday below.* (If you aren't certain on the date just guess.)

What is [petName]'s weight in lbs?*

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Lifestyle & Nutrition

[petName]'s Lifestyle & Nutrition!

In thinking about your dog's nutrition, it's important to understand their environment, their lifestyle, and the lifestyle of their family (that's you!). The following questions will help us get to know your dog and their needs.

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more about [petName]


How active is your dog?*

Which best describes your dog's body? Use the image at the right as a reference.

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more about [petName]


Does your dog often eat on the go, away from home? This may include travelling with the dog, when the dog is boarded, or even visiting with a friend or family member.

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meal time

What is your dog's feeding schedule? How many times per day do you fill or refill your dog's bowl?

Do you prefer cooked or raw options?*

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appetite & taste

Does your pet have allergies or insensitivities to any of the following? Please check EACH item that the pet CANNOT EAT.

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[petName]'s health

Medical Conditions

Tell us a little about your pet's Vet care. Please check all the apply.

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[petName]'s health

Medical Conditions

Does your dog have any of the following health concerns? Please check all that apply.

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[petName]'s health

Now, let's look a little closer.

You can tell a lot about your dog by checking their tongue. Use the guide at the right to help you choose which best describes your dog.

Your dog's eyes are one more indicator of their overall health. Which of the following best describe your dog's eyes?

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[petName]'s health

temperament & behavior

Which of the following best describes your dog's personality?

As you pet, hold and cuddle your dog, and observe your dog's behavior, which of the following best describe your dog? Please check all that apply.

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assessment complete


calculating results, just one moment please...

Thanks [firstName],

Welcome to the Side by Side family! we are happy to be connected and appreciate you sharing all this information about [petName]. We've prepared an initial pet nutrition plan based on this first introduction to [petName], including a few products we would recommend to help get [petName] started on the path to improved nutrition and wellness.

Please check your e-mail for [petName]'s personalized assessment and pet nutrition plan. This first introduction to [petName] provides a starting baseline, and we're interested in learning more. Our goal is to support you in providing improved nutrition for [petName] so that [petGender] might live a better life in the future.

Based on a few of your responses, we would like to offer a 1:1 consultation with one of our specialists. Click here to set it up...

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Based on a few of your responses, we would like review your dog's records from your vet or get you set up with one of our partner vets. Click here...

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Given the age of [petName] you should supplement their diet with calcium.

Unfortunately, at this time Side by Side does not have an offer that matches your pet's sensitivities or allergies. However, we would like to offer you a free one-on-one consultation (via phone) to help determine a nutrition plan that is right for your pet.

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Our Diet Recommendation
Feeding Amount
3cups per day



Our Mission

To help pets live longer. To feed them the way nature intended using whole food ingredients and time-tested Eastern Food Therapy. To heal from within. To change the industry, get back to basics, and do this all together,
Side By Side.