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Ollie Knows: How to Make a Weight Loss Treat

Ollie Knows: How to Make a Weight Loss Treat


Did your pup resolve to drop a few pounds this year? We know, treats don’t exactly scream ‘weight loss,' but you can still reward your pup—if you use the right ingredients. Enter these healthy and delicious DIY treats your pup will do tricks for. Made with pumpkin puree, oats, whole-wheat flour, spinach, and carrots, they're packed with

The Natural Ingredient That Could be Harming Your Dog’s Health

The Natural Ingredient That Could be Harming Your Dog’s Health


You know that by-products are bad news and steer clear of fillers—but there’s another, lesser known ingredient that’s been sneaking into certain dog food that you need to beware of. It’s called Carrageenan, and it's extracted from red seaweed. Sounds like it could be healthy, right? But it’s become controversial lately because some studies have

What's the Deal With Weed Treats for Dogs?

What's the Deal With Weed Treats for Dogs?


As pet parents, we’re constantly questioning whether health trends in the human world can (and should!) be applied to our pups too. So if the recent increase in the legalization of marijuana—to date, more than half of states in the U.S. have legalized the drug in some form—has got you wondering if cannabis is safe for

The Pros and Cons of Corn in Your Dog’s Diet

The Pros and Cons of Corn in Your Dog’s Diet

One of the most controversial foods when it comes to dogs is corn. And chances are that your pup has probably eaten a lot of it if he’s had commercial pet food. “Corn is a cost and convenience concession,” says Ernie Ward, veterinarian and author of Chow Hounds. But that’s no fault of pet parents: There’s a

7 Healthy Easter Treats for Your Pup (Plus a Passover Cookie)

7 Healthy Easter Treats for Your Pup (Plus a Passover Cookie)

While us humans are gorging on sugary Peeps and chocolate bunnies, you can whip up some nutritious treats for your pup to indulge in. Check out the recipes for these healthy, dog-friendly versions of some our Easter favorites—plus a kosher treat, too.

Woof Loaf

POPSUGAR

Turkey, peas, and carrots make this treat more nutritious than your stereotypical meatloaf.

Carrot