Best Turkey Treats for DogsPublished December 15, 2008
With all the amazing scents and smells coming from the kitchen, you better believe Thanksgiving is your dog's dream come true. So instead of offering leftovers and scraps this year, give that salivating pooch a feast of its own with these yummy, holiday-inspired treats. 1. Robbie Dawg biscuits are handcrafted and baked fresh daily. Their Turkey Sausage & Romano Cheese formula revamps an Italian classic-gone-canine, by combining Romano cheese and rolled oats - and it's all organic! They're also wheat, corn and soy free. A 10 oz. box is $11 and can be purchased online at robbiedawg.com. Available for dessert is Peanut Butter Pumpkin Pie Dog Biscuits made with organic pumpkin puree combined with organic unsalted peanut butter, cinnamon and ginger. 2. They may look like chocolate chip cookies you and I would munch on, but Best Buddy Bits are a dog's delight. Also manufactured by Exclusively Dog, are crunchy and creatively bite-sized Turkey Bits made with natural, human-grade and kosher ingredients. They're free of animal proteins, parts, by-products and fillers. Visit exclusivelydog.com for more info. 3. For the true poultry aficionado, Mother Nature makes Chicken & Turkey Recipe Natural Dog Biscuits that are a blend of real ground chicken and turkey - not to mention whole cranberries and fresh carrots, for a complete Thanksgiving feast! They're also made to help maintain healthy teeth and gums. For more information, visit mothernaturepet.com. 4. With ingredients like squash and nutmeg, Health Pro Nutrition's line of Luv'a Bones' Roasted Turkey & Sweet Potato biscuits are a heavenly holiday treat. All of the Thanksgiving favorites are pureed into a tasty gourmet meal. One 12 oz. box is only $5.99 and can be purchased online at healthpronutrition.com. 5. A dog with an impressive appetite will definitely need some Thanksgiving dessert. Grandma Lucy's all-natural, Oven-Baked Pumpkin Treats are organic, made in a bakery with human-quality ingredients. Pick up a bag for $7.49 at grandmalucys.com. 6. And now that your pooch is pooped, it can curl up next to this super-cute Gobbling Turkey Toy is only $6.99 from Teacups Puppies and Boutique (teacupspuppies.com), before taking that much needed post-dinner nap.