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What the heck does grain-free mean?

Photo credit: Pinterest Apart from the obvious answer being the item contains zero grains, a lot of people out there don't really understand what grain-free means in regards to their dogs food. Its splashed all over pet foods labels so we're going to explain what it's all about. Grains are known to be one of the biggest allergens for dogs in their foods. They will mainly affect the skin causing it to become red, dry, irritated and itchy but can also cause inflammation in your doggo's ears, eyes and paws.  Pet food brands have been known to use grains in their foods as they are a cheap 'filler' to replace the more expensive and nutritious elements (ie meat, proteins, vegetables, healthy fats). The cheaper the...

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How to make our DIY Doggy Cupcakes

We have made baking treats for your furry best friend easy peasy! Grab one of our DIY doggy cupcake mixes and then there are just five simple steps to follow.They're so simple even your dog could make them.*Dogs must be supervised in the kitchen at all times.   We understand that a lot of people would love to make homemade treats for their dogs but just don’t know where to start and we wanted to change that. It can be a  daunting task if you are unaware of what ingredients can be used in their treats with the thought of potentially making them ill looming over you.  All of our recipes include safe, human-grade ingredients so you don’t have to do any thinking yourself. Just...

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The benefits of our ingredients

   Everything we use in our products has been chosen for a purpose. Dogs can benefit greatly from eating whole foods, as long as its in moderation.Below is a list of the main ingredients we use in our DIY doggy cupcakes and doggy biccys as well as the wonderful roles they play in our doggies little bodies.    Almond Flour:  High in plant-based protein  Gluten-free  Grain-free  Low in carbohydrates  Good source of macronutrients   Cholesterol free  Contains vitamin E, calcium, iron, magnesium, manganese, zinc & potassium    Chickpea flour:  Gluten-free   High in plant-based protein and fibre  Low in carbohydrates  Contains Vitamin B6, B9 (folate), iron, manganese, magnesium, potassium, selenium and zinc    Oats:  High-quality protein   High in vitamin B5 and vitamin B9  An excellent source of soluble fibre - helps...

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