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Rice flour may be made from either white rice or brown rice. To
make the flour, the husk of rice or paddy is removed and raw rice is obtained.
The raw rice is then ground to flour. Rice flour is a particularly good
substitute for wheat flour, which some dogs are allergic to. We chose this
alternative to eliminate wheat, soy, and corn allergies.
Garbanzo Bean Four
Made from chickpeas (garbanzo beans) ground into a flour, this is
another great substitute for wheat flour. It is high in protein and provides a
good source of carbs and fiber. This flour is used in many of our Mediterranean
Once harvested, canola seeds are crushed and the oil contained within
the seed is extracted. The average canola seed is 45% oil. It has the least
saturated fat of any common cooking oil. In fact, it has less than half the
saturated fat of olive or soybean oil. The US Food and Drug Administration
authorized a qualified health claim for canola oil's ability to
reduce the risk of heart disease when used in place of saturated fat.
Used in peanut butter flavored treats this is the most popular flavor
for dogs. All natural with no additives this flour is made from grounding
roasted peanuts into a fine powdery mixture.
Used modestly for flavor in some of our treats cinnamon has many
great health benefits such as regulating blood sugar, promote blood circulation,
and natural anti-inflammatory properties.
Used modestly for flavoring in some treats ginger can help aid in
digestion and soothe a dog's upset stomach.
A safe alternative to one of the most forbidden ingredients to
dogs, chocolate. It comes in a chip or powder form and is mostly used in treats
for decorative coating, to mimic chocolate chips or brownies. Carob is an
edible tropical bean or pod that grows on carob trees in the Mediterranean
region where people have been enjoying it for thousands of years.
Digestible and rich in nutrients. They're rich in antioxidants and
anti-inflammatory nutrients, and are classified as an anti-diabetic food.
Contains nutrients such as: Vitamin A, Vitamin C, Manganese, Copper, Fiber,
Vitamin B6, Potassium, Iron. Plus dogs just love the taste!
Dogs love the natural sweetness this fruit provides. Plus they are
loaded with vitamin C, vitamin B6, manganese and folate which promotes good
health for humans and dogs. A banana is an energy food because of the soluble
carbohydrate it contains. It can also help an upset stomach and depression.
Apples are high in nutrients and in dietary fibers. It is also a
good source of vitamin C which is believed to help dogs suffering from hip dysplasia.
They are rich in omega 3 and in omega 6 fatty acids, its capability to promote
healthy and glossy coat was proven. This fruit is noted to control skin
allergies as well.
The health benefits of pumpkin are well-known, though most people
do not think of pumpkin as a health food. Perhaps this is because
most of us think of pumpkin pie, which is a high-calorie treat--but it might
be one of the healthier desserts we could choose. Pumpkin is loaded
with vitamins C, K and E, beta-carotene, fiber, and several other
beneficial antioxidants and other phytonutrients like lutein and ziazanthin. Most
dogs love it, which makes giving them added fiber not only convenient but
even enjoyable. And often cats will like pumpkin, too. Trying to get a cat to take
fiber in any other form can be very frustrating. Pumpkin is loaded with other
nutrients as well, though perhaps less useful for our pets than for us. Still,
aren't harmful and could be beneficial.
Cranberries are rich in antioxidants called bio-flavonoids which
help to enhance the immune system, protect us from toxins and encourage a
healthy heart. In addition, cranberries are rich in vitamins and minerals. Cranberries
are also known to help lower urine pH in both dogs and cats, as they contain
substances that discourage bacteria from adhering to the wall of the
urinary bladder, thus helping to helping to prevent infection within the
urinary system. In addition to suppressing
infection, cranberries are also known reduce the incidence of bladder
stones in dogs and Idiopathic Interstitial Cystitis in cats, both of which are
far too common a problem within the pet population today. More recent
research suggests that cranberries may also offer oral health benefits by
removing harmful bacteria from the teeth, slowing the formation of plaque and
reducing the incidence of gum disease. Meat Products
Only USDA certified chicken, turkey, beef, and fish are used for our jerky and
in our baked treats that includes meat. We do not use any flavorings
or unnecessary additives and it is trimmed of all fat and
deboned. All meat is handled and prepared in a safe and sanitary
Although the ingredients used in our treats provide nutrients and health
benefits they should not be given as a replacement for nutrition. This is due to insufficient amounts being used in our treats to
serve as a nutritional supplement. We simply use these ingredients
because they are healthy for your pet. Please always consult with your
Veterinarian for a proper nutrition plan and supplementation.