Category Archives: Pet treats

It might be in Milo’s Kitchen but it’s probably not in yours…

I have egg in my shoe.  Now my toes are sticky.  But after cracking hundreds of dozens of eggs to make sure that every bag of our Bacon Cheeseburger cookies has an egg in it, odds are one is bound … Continue reading

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Cool Dog Runnings. How conditioning, fitness level and diet can keep dogs cool.

As the temperature heats up we find ways to cool ourselves down.  Staying hydrated, swimming, shedding outer layers for something thin and light-weight, hanging out in the shade or a cool breeze are great ways to keep body temperature at … Continue reading

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Hey Good Lookin.’ Whatcha Got Cookin?

I know that face well on my dogs.  They tell me when they are hungry.  Lula especially.  I’ll bend down and ask her nose to nose:  “Are you hungry?”  If the answer is yes, I get two licks.  Always two.  … Continue reading

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A Cheat Sheet for Identifying Additives and Preservatives in Pet Food

Here’s a quick cheat sheet for how to recognize those obscure ingredients on the pet food label.  AAFCO (the regulatory organization for animal feed that works with the FDA) has put restrictions or limitations on some of these ingredients because … Continue reading

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Where’s the Beef? Why your dog should never eat another Milk-Bone or Beggin Strip, and you should avoid the Slim Jims.

Can Milk-Bones, Beggin Strips and other popular treats be making your dog sick? You betcha. From toxic chemical preservatives, animal wastes and byproducts, to antifreeze, the ingredients in these treats are poisoning our pups. Learn how to make better choices for your pets by reading here. Continue reading

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