Healthy dog treats should be tasty and wholesome, with only premium 'good-for-your-dog' ingredients.
There are formulas to suit dogs of all ages and health conditions... and something for every palate, even the picky eaters.
Make sure to stay away from anything highly colored, artificially flavored, or with high fat, salt or sugar
content because they're bad news for your pet.
On this page you'll find:
Just scroll down to find all the tips and advice you need to choose healthy treats that your pup will love....
The 'rules' that apply to choosing dog food also hold true for choosing the best, and healthiest, dog treats.
You don't want to fill your pooch full of 'junk' and artificial stuff, you want to see healthy, wholesome ingredients!
Ingredients you want to see in healthy dog treats......
Natural or organic ingredients
Age-appropriate or health-condition appropriate formulas
Ingredients to avoid.....
Here are a some of the very best, and healthiest choices on the market.....
If your dog eats a grain-free dog food (for allergy or nutritional reasons), then also using grain free dog treats just makes sense.
Organic treats contain no artificial ingredients.
This makes them easy for Fido to digest and less likely to cause allergies or digestive upset.
Not all organic treats for dogs are 100% organic but also have other premium ingredients on the list.
Puppies and seniors often benefit from treats which are soft, or crumbly, due to small/sensitive teeth and gums.
A smaller size works for young puppies of all breeds and small breed seniors.
Stiff joints, dental problems, digestive issues, allergies... there are treats designed to help with all of these dog health problems and more.
But they do NOT treat the conditions and should be used in conjunction with vet care and recommended/prescribed treatments and medications.