While they shouldn't be fed in excess, treats have a place in your dog's balanced diet. Here are our top five healthy dog treat picks:
If you feed your dog a raw diet (and even if you don't), Wysong Dream Treats will have your dog barking for more. Made from raw meat in the company's own USDA manufacturing facility, Dream Treats are packed full of all the good stuff your dog needs, including extra vitamins, minerals, probiotics and more! With three dog-approved flavors to choose from, your pup won't be able to thank you enough! ($10, Wysong.net)
If your dog suffers from grain-related allergies, Nature's Variety Instinct Grain-Free Biscuit Treats are exactly what you need to keep your pet happy and healthy. All natural with no added salt or sugar, these oven-baked biscuits come in four varieties and make a delicious and nutritious snack for your pooch. Use them as training aids or as a reward for a job well done. ($7, doggiefood.com)
And what about the little mouths? Isle of Dog Mini Vital dog treats are perfect for the pint-sized pups in our lives and contain a yummy blend of peanut butter, flaxseed, whole rolled oats and pea protein. Packed full of essential nutrients, these delicious minis support your dog's healthy lifestyle while promoting vitality. Whether you use them for training or just because, your dog won't be able to stop at just one. Two paws up, we say! ($8, iodogs.com)
If you want to give your pooch a treat he'll go nuts for, these Stella & Chewy's Carnivore Kisses will certainly do the trick. Packaged in a cute screw-top plastic countainer, these 100% premium meat treats are naturally freeze-dried and made with meat from USDA-inspected facilities. You won't find any grain, fillers, added hormones or antibiotics here, but you may find an empty container or two if your pup raids the pantry. We'll take one of each flavor, please! ($9, doggiefood.com)
While not a traditional biscuit, Primal Freeze-Dried Turkey Liver Munchies are worth checking out and might just become your dog's new favorite snack. Free of antibiotics and added hormones, all Primal treats are produced using USDA meats, poultry and game and are full of high-quality protein with no added salt or sugar. You may want to get a couple of bags because these tend to disappear fast! ($8, primalpetfoods.com)
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