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Top 10 Reasons to Feed Your Dog Liver

If you put liver in front of your dog, it will most likely be eaten before the blink of an eye. Liver is an essential part of most dog’s diets. It is rich in vitamins and minerals and is vital if your pet pooch is to remain healthy. Liver is an organ-meat and like other… Read more

How to Pick a Top Quality Dog Treat

Of course, there is no one on the planet who doesn’t like to surprise their pet with a nice treat now and again. There is nothing better than feeling that rush when your dog goes nuts for that tiny treat in your hand. However, how do you know that what you are giving them is… Read more

Carbohydrates, Are They Really Good for Your Dog? or Just a Cheap Filler?

    Dog nutrition is a highly confusing topic. How much protein should your pet have? What about carbohydrates? Are corn, wheat and soy really bad for your pet? Do dogs need carbs? These are just some of the questions today’s pet parents ask themselves. To further complicate the matter, there’s no single “right” answer… Read more

How Hidden Ingredients Are Making Your Dog Sick

Have you ever wondered the difference between grocery store pet food and those premium pet food brands? After all, the latter can cost 4 times some of what grocery store brands charge. Is it worth it? In the next few minutes, we’ll look at the link between your pet’s food and their health and you’ll… Read more

One Pet Food Ingredient I Strongly Suggest You Avoid

If you’re like a lot of pet parents, you’ve probably heard murmurings of the “great corn debate”. Is it or is it not harmful for your dog? In fact, the subject of corn is one of the most debated topics in the dog food realm. Certainly, it’s no secret that corn is a filler ingredient…. Read more

5 Dangerous Dog Treat Additives to Avoid

Recently, I was talking with a friend and she told me she’d discovered that a particular brand of dog food (a famous brand) coated their food with arsenic as a preservative. Yep, you read that right. Arsenic. How can a major pet food brand get away with such a thing? Well, they can. The company… Read more

How Much Protein Does Your Pooch Really Need?

As a savvy pet parent, you’re probably aware that dog nutrition is a hotly-debated topic. In fact, how much protein your dog needs may be one of the most misunderstood elements of a dog’s diet. If your dog doesn’t get enough, he may be lethargic or his coat won’t be shiny and healthy. Too much… Read more

Dog Treat Alternatives For Your Allergy Ridden Pup

Your pup has been scratching, itching, biting and just won’t stop. Believe it or not, this could be a sign of allergies. Allergies aren’t just in humans, but are also common in our four-legged friends. Food allergies happen when your dog’s immune system thinks a particular food or ingredient is harmful to their system. In… Read more

4 Single Ingredient Treats ANY Dog Will Love

Something we pride ourselves on here at pet snacks, is that our treats are single ingredient. What you see, is what you get… When you line them up next to the most “popular” pet treats on the market, it’s like comparing junk food to a kale shake. Pet snacks being the kale shake. And over… Read more

How to Know If your Dog Is Too Fat?

Having a pet who is happy, is always the goal for any dog owner, however some feel that feeding a pet paves the way to their happiness. This is not the case and can lead to all sorts of issues from health problems to obesity. Having a dog who is obese can be just as… Read more