Food & Treats

Dog moms and dog experts share their well-researched dog food and dog treat advice to help you make the best choices when feeding your dog. This is where you’ll find info about store-bought kibble and treats AND homemade dog recipes to make your own dog food and dog treats. Our most popular topics involve Kong recipes, Dog turkey recipes, Safe human food for dogs, and What to do if your dog eats chicken bones. Not sure where to begin?

Start here –> Dog Food 101.


Like most of you, I've always refrained from giving my dogs alcohol of any kind -- beer or mixed drinks -- knowing that alcohol and dogs just don't mix. But you may not know that even ICE from a mixed drink could seriously harm your dog. Here's what you need to know...


How is one to know what brand of dog food is really the best for your dog? There are so many conflicting stories about the different brands, manufacturers, and types of dog foods. Choosing the right dog food for your pet is a very personal decision. Here's how I reached a decision as to the best dog food for my dogs.

When it comes to dog food & treats, I've never been one to splurge on 'extras' just as as gravy or sauces for dog food. But when our adult dog stopped eating and started losing weight, we found IAMS Savory Sauce to be the perfect solution!

My dogs will do just about anything for Alpo Snaps dog treats. Which is why they're great dog training treats! Here's why I buy them as treats for my dogs.

Each of our dogs has tried almost every variety of Nutro dog food that's available, and we keep coming back to Nutro Natural Choice Lamb & Rice as the favorite in our household. Here's why we love the Nutro dog food varieties.

If you're dog is celebrating a Birthday, or some other special occasion, then he deserves an extra-special treat like these Dog-Friendly Frosted Cakes & Treats that can be shipped to your door... Or even a Dog Birthday Cake that you can make yourself! Here are some fancy treats for your dog and the party guests...

What do most people stuff inside their dog's KONG toy?... While peanut butter is probably the most popular, it's not the ONLY thing. Here are some ideas to get you started.