It is important to follow the recipe exactly, not switching out any ingredients for others unless you know for certain that the new ingredient will not harm your pet. Certain foods that humans consume on a daily basis can be harmful to dogs, even leading to death in some cases. That is why it is important to stick to the recipe, or only use ingredients that your veterinarian says are safe.Making homemade chicken treats is a fun activity that the whole family could get involved in. Here are a couple of healthy, nutritious and yummy treats you and your family could make for your pet.
Feeding your dog homemade dog treats is a great way to spoil your dog, and make sure that they receive healthy nutritious snacks, instead of the sugary, fat laden treats that are sold commercially.
Commercial dog treats can be extremely expensive, and due to the intense processing, contain little to no health benefits for your pet. The ingredients list on the box doesn’t tell you everything. For example, the declaration that the dog fish treats contain meat could refer to meat by-products that have been labelled as “not fit for consumption by humans”. These meat by-products include things such as the heads, feet and intestines of animals.
These commercially produced duck dog treats are designed to be attractive to the pet owners that buy them and since dogs’ judge food with their sense of smell, are often sprayed with fat and sugar in order to make them appetising for canines.
With homemade sweet potato dog treats on the other hand, you know exactly what you are giving your dog as you’ve brought and combined the ingredients yourself. By following a carefully formulated recipe, you are able to ensure that your friend gets the nutrients he needs to be happy and healthy.