Pegetables Dog Treats are a healthy alternative to the standard Rawhide Dog Chews. Rawhide is becoming more and more unpopular and most are finding that a trip to the vets is soon to happen. This is unfortunate as Rawhide Dog Chews are long lasting and dogs love it. Luckily, more companies are producing amazing, healthy, alternatives such as Pegetables Dog Treats and Organic Foods. Although, other alternative chews don’t last as long as Pegetables, they are much safer and healthier.
- 1 Top 6 amazing Rawhide Alternatives available
- 2 Pegetables Dog Treat Reviews – The Best Alternative to Rawhide
- 3 Why Choose Pegetables Dog Treats?
- 4 What Exactly is a Rawhide Dog Chew?
- 5 What makes Rawhide so Enjoyable for our Dogs?
- 6 Are there any positives for the Rawhide Dog Chews?
- 7 In Summary:
Lets take a look at the amazing Rawhide Alternatives;
Top 6 amazing Rawhide Alternatives available
HiLife Special Care Daily Dental Chews are a complementary pet food for adult dogs. Around 80% of dogs over the age of three suffer from some kind of dental problem so it’s important to keep your dog’s teeth and gums healthy. Left unchecked, a dog’s normal diet can lead to tartar build-up which in turn can cause inflammation and pain in the teeth and gums.
Research shows that daily use of chews like HiLife Daily Dental Chews can reduce tartar build-up, help keep teeth and gums clean and healthy, and keep breath fresh. And because it’s natural for a dog to chew, you can be sure your dog will enjoy using these chews much more than a toothbrush.
No-Hide Chews gives a new meaning to dog treats. No Hide Chicken Chews are exactly what they say, No Hide! The No-Hide Chicken Chew is a long-lasting, 100% digestible chew, created for your dog’s enjoyment and your own peace of mind. The chicken has been carefully rolled, cooked, and uniquely dried for a one of a kind chew your dog will love!
These are widely popular in the USA and all dogs love them. Plus they are 100% digestible so you have no need to worry about what is happening to your dogs insides, unlike with rawhide.
SmartBones is the next generation dog chew that has all the benefits of a rawhide chew without the rawhide. Great taste, Safe rawhide-free. Made with real, dried chicken breast. Chewing activity promotes healthy dental care and is the first chew of its kind to be fortified with vitamins and minerals
Smartbones come in all shapes / sizes and flavours.
Again similar to the No Hide Chicken Chews, these SmartBones are 99% digestible but 100% delicious (so the packet says, i havent tasted them). These are great for smaller dogs due to the size but great value for money.
Webbox Dreambone® is the next generation dog chew that has all the benefits of a long lasting rawhide chew – without the rawhide. This highly digestible treat made with vegetables and fresh chicken promotes dental hygiene through chewing, as well as offering your dog a delicious and healthy, low fat treat. From the makers of the Smartbones range, these are another fantastic rawhide alternative.
They come in many different size packs and are amazing for small dogs like chihuahuas and dachshunds. They also have a much nicer smell than many of the rawhide alternatives and your dog will absolute love them.
Full of protein and goodness a 1 Kilogram Pack can contain up to 75 chicken feet and dogs absolutely love them.
Ideal for all dogs but please feed under supervision as with any treat
Great for Gums, Teeth and Mental stimulation and as an after dinner treat or reward
Guaranteed fresh and full of flavour, your dog will love these as an alternative to rawhide and bone chews. Please feed under supervision and ensure fresh drinking water is available as with all chews.
Bully Sticks can aid in keeping gums healthy, removing tartar and can help clean teeth if used regularly. As always though we do like to remind dog owners that nothing beats teeth brushing. We recommend that if you want to make the Stick even harder that putting it in the freezer overnight is a good option. Not only does it make it a little tougher but it is also good for teething gums if being given to a teething pup
As with all our tougher chews, we would recommend that you supervise your dog whilst they are eating. Although it is fully digestible and carries less of a risk than products such as rawhide, if a large chunk is swallowed this could cause a choking hazard. As with all treats you should feed Bully Sticks in moderation. The amount will depend on the size of your dog but we don’t recommend feeding more than one a day
Pegetables Dog Treat Reviews – The Best Alternative to Rawhide
If you’re looking for a healthier option to Rawhide Dog Chews then Pegetables Dog Treats are it.
Pegetables Dog Treats are made from natural vegetables – carrot, sweet potato and peas. Grain, cord and gluten free, they are highly digestible and help clean teeth and freshen breath. Made over at Indigenouspet.com
Indigenous Pet Products thrive on passion and purpose to improve the health and happiness of all our loyal animal companions.
Dried Potato Product, Dried Sweet Potato, Vegetable Glycerin, Cane Molasses, Water, Vegetable Oil, Brewer’s Dried Yeast, Flaxseed, Dried Cultured Skim Milk, Lecithin.Pea Flavor
Dried Potato Product, Pea Flour, Vegetable Glycerin, Cane Molasses, Water, Vegetable Oil, Brewer’s Dried Yeast, Flaxseed, Dried Cultured Skim Milk, Alfalfa Nutrient Concentrate, Lecithin, Parsley Flakes.Carrot Flavor
Dried Potato Product, Vegetable Glycerin, Dried Carrot, Cane Molasses, Water, Vegetable Oil, Brewer’s Dried Yeast, Flaxseed, Dried Cultured Skim Milk, Lecithin, Whole Flaxseed, Beta Carotene, Iron Oxide.
Why Choose Pegetables Dog Treats?
Pegetables are a fun, safe, alternative to Rawhide. Not only are they much healthier, but they are also a lot safer. Pegetables Dog Treat contain all the goodness your dog needs, without the worry a high vet bill in the future. They are shaped like vegetables and over time provide your dog a great healthy chew, clean teeth and fresher breath. We also find the Rawhide can leave a nasty looking stain on your clothes / sofa. With Pegetables, there is minimal mess. Pegetables are a little dearer than Rawhide, but with the additional cost comes less trips to the vet therefore keeping you and your dog in a very happy, healthy place.
What Exactly is a Rawhide Dog Chew?
Rawhide is hide or skin of, mainly, Cows. Although, depending on origin the ingredients could include pig, sheep or even horse. Although the main concern isn’t the animal that the Rawhide Dog Chew is made from but more the raising of that animal and the quality of the hide.
Rawhide is first cleaned with chemicals such as bleach, hydrogen peroxide, arsenic, or even formaldehyde, depending on where the hide is being produced. They also endure a ‘chemical bath’ which helps preserve the hide when being transported. The further the transport the more chemicals. Finally, the hide is left or artificial flavours are added which makes the Rawhide Dog Chew more entertaining and enjoyable for our dogs.
What makes Rawhide so Enjoyable for our Dogs?
Dogs always have an urge to chew and this has many positives for our dogs. As a puppy they will chew to explore and help teething. As an adult they will chew to play or as a way of cleaning their teeth. Dogs can chew as a sign of anxiety or stress where as other dogs chew as they have been rewarded with some attention or play time.
Are there any positives for the Rawhide Dog Chews?
- Rawhide helps satisfy a dogs need for chewing
- If used properly can help clean a dogs teeth
- Contain too many chemicals that can be harmful to your dog
- Thinner / Drier Rawhide Bones can break your dogs teeth causing massive pain and high vet bills
- Flavoured Rawhide can cause stomach pains and diarrhoea .
- Wrong Sized Rawhide Dog Chews can be choking hazards
- If apart of Rawhide is swalled this can be serious for your dog as they are indigestible.
Pegetables Dog Treats are our Number one pick for Rawhide Alternatives. Pegetables Dog Treats are full of natural ingredients, colourful and shaped like vegetables making them fun for your dog too. The Pegetables Dog Treats are a fantastic chew toy for any dog therefore reducing the need to visit the vets. Although other alternatives are available, we feel that the Pegetables Dog Treats are the best. These reviews are that of our own and having tried Pegetables Dog Treats with Ralph, we believe that they are the best alternative to Rawhide Dog Chews.