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Halloween Edition: Treats for Tricks

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Halloween Edition: Treats for Tricks

Are you all set for Halloween this year? The big bag of candy, the oh-so-scary decor, and of course, the pet costume. But don't forget the treats! Halloween is all about the treats, but please be careful. Human candy can be extremely dangerous for your furry little friend, especially the chocolate kind.  Here we will share with you a quick and easy recipe of DIY Halloween treats - The Candy Corn! The recipe is straightforward, with only three ingredients - yogurt, pumpkin, and bananas. As you know, we at Simba's BARKery are all about using natural, human-grade ingredients. In addition...

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Dog birthday ideas that are fit for rockstars!!

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Dog birthday ideas that are fit for rockstars!!

In this blog post, we look at ways that you can spruce up your dog's celebration. Whether it is your dog's birthday or adoption day or bark-mitzvah, we have some ideas for everyone.

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The Dog Days of Summer

  We are all looking forward to spending some time outdoors as the weather gets warmer and summer approaches, and our dogs feel the same way. (Picture Source: Seth Castelle) Summer is the peak of a dog’s social life with long walks, dog parks and a lot of fetch time! Here are a few times on how to get your canine companions ready for summer:  1. Get that haircut! We all love the shorter hair when the heat strikes and pets are no different. Make a trip to an experienced groomer and trim off the extra hair your pooch may...

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Demystifying Dog Food - Part 2

If you have missed the first part, click here. In this sequel we continue to look at dog food ingredients and what you need to know to make an educated decision to determine the quality of your dog food.  I will conclude the post with a list of things to look out for, both beneficial and harmful for dogs along with a food scoring chart. I got the list when I was fostering dogs with the Golden Retriever Rescue of North Texas and I find it to be very beneficial. The list also scores some of the popular dog food...

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Demystifying Dog Food - Part 1

  I remember when I decided to start baking dog treats, I started looking at the ingredients in some of the popular store-bought treats. I was often staring down at a list of chemicals, by-products, non-specific animal sources, etc. Little did I know that dog food manufacturers have taken simplicity out of dog food purchasing. With a plethora of dog food, it is crucial to take a step back to understand what is going inside the packaging. In the interest of keeping the post short and to the point, let us get into the gritty details.   Pet Food Naming...

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