Healthy Treats for Your Dog
A treat here and there can keep your dog in good spirits. The five below are loaded with healthy ingredients.
Before you need a doggie chiropractor (Google it—it’s a thing), consider these tasty heart-shaped treats. Glucosamine may help keep your pup’s joints healthy, while green tea extract aids with alertness and turmeric freshens breath. “I and love and you” Hip Hoppin’ Hearties, iandloveandyou.com, $6/5 oz
Sure to release your dog’s endorphins, this dairy-free frozen snack contains strawberries and apples, plus coconut and flaxseed oils to help keep pups active. Don’t be surprised if they lap up the entire tub. Billy + Margot Strawberry & Apple Recipe Iced Treat, petsmart.com, $7/5.4 oz
For the dog that gets easily stressed or anxious, these calming biscuits may be just what the doctor ordered: They’re made with mood-soothing lavender. Bocce’s Bakery Bedtime Tea Treats, boccesbakery.com, $5.50/5 oz
The standout ingredient in these grain-free treats is salmon—loaded with calcium, phosphorous and omega-3 fatty acids to help your pup’s coat and skin stay in top condition. Wellness WellBites Lamb and Salmon Recipe, petsmart.com, $9/6 oz
Superfoods for dogs—why not?! These treats are packed with ingredients like butternut squash (for potassium), carrots (for vitamins A and K) and apricots (rich in antioxidants) to aid digestion and boost energy. Zuke’s SuperFood Blend with Vibrant Veggies, chewy.com, $6/6 oz