Nutrition & Wellness

Nutrition & Wellness

The following ingredients are often found in pet foods and treats including some “natural” and “premium” products. You will not find any of these in ​our great selection of food and treats at Furry Tails Pet Shop.

By-products (non-identified source) – Include waste of meat processing not intended for human consumption. Generic meat meals could contain road kill, dead zoo animals, dead on arrival poultry, disease/dying livestock, and euthanized pets.

Rawhide – May cause stomach torsion, choking, vomiting, diarrhea, salmonella poisoning and exposure to various chemical residues.

Propylene Glycol – Non-nutrient additive used because of its sweet taste which also happens to be a key ingredient in antifreeze.

Wheat and Corn – Inexpensive filler used to add bulk and replace nutritious meat ingredients.

Soy – Are an inexpensive filler used to add bulk and replace more nutritious meat ingredients. 90% of Soybeans are genetically modified and known to produce serious gastric distress, reduced protein digestion and chronic deficiencies in amino acid uptake.

Artificial Flavors and Colors – Linked to reproductive issues and kidney disease along with being an unnecessary additive. 

Chemical Preservatives such as BHA, BHT, EQ – Possible carcinogens…