Dog Jerky Treats

Jerky treats are made of lean meat that has been cut into strips that underwent a process of dehydration to prevent spoilage. The drying process generally involves adding salt to prevent the growth of bacteria. According to Wikipedia, the word “jerky” derives from the Quechua word ch’arki which means “dried, salted meat”.   Modern methods… Continue reading Dog Jerky Treats

Treats: How Much Is Too Much?

Much like us, dogs and cats love their treats. Treats are a great way to reward your pets for good behaviour, and is an excellent training tool. However, if left unchecked, these little treats can easily amount to an excessive proportion. Too many treats, especially highly processed and artificial ones, can be detrimental to your… Continue reading Treats: How Much Is Too Much?