Retriever Beef Basted Dog Bones are delicious meaty treats dogs love.

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Formulated with the beefy flavor that dogs crave, the Merrick The G.I. Beef Jerky Dog Bone makes for a perfect way to show your favorite furry friends just how much you care. These beef jerky bones are perfect for practically any or every dog in your life. These bones have been processed with meat still left on them that creates a natural beef jerky on the bone, making for tasty and tantalizing natural dog treats that will leave dogs begging for more. The unique way that these beef jerky bones are made allows for your dog to get two treats in one, which will probably result in more kisses and lovable canine affection for you! Whether you are looking for savory treats that can also serve as healthy dog treats to reward your pooch for a job well done or real beef dog treats that your pooch can really sink his teeth into, you cannot go wrong with these G..I. beef jerky dog bone treats from Merrick. These bones are long-lasting and provide a great outlet to satisfy your dog's natural urge to chew.
Smoked Beef Dog Bones
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Dear S.H. • In my opinion, there is little or no risk for dogs regarding BGH and antibiotic residues in bones and bone marrow. I appreciate your vigilance, though. The recombinant bovine growth hormone is more an issue in cows’ milk — ditto antibiotics. Anabolic steroids and growth stimulants are the big issue in beef, but the bones are spared — they accumulate lead and fluoride the longer the animal lives! In addition to providing calcium, fatty acids and minerals, gnawing on raw beef rib bones is an excellent mental stimulant for your dog.
Photo provided by FlickrMy vet told me raw chicken and beef bones are fine, but NEVER give cooked bones as they splinter and can cause harm to the dog.
Photo provided by FlickrCooked bones I wouldn't give but raw bones are awesome for a dogs teeth, even beef bones are okay because anything can chip a dogs teeth.
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You’ve noticed by now that I feed and recommend raw meaty bones. That’s because hard and brittle, baked or barbecued bones can result in broken teeth or punctures to soft tubes like the esophagus or intestines. Those big, baked circular beef leg bones (femurs) available at pet stores can fracture the shearing carnassial teeth or get stuck on the lower jaw. A cooked rib bone or stick can become lodged between the teeth of the upper jaw, causing a dog to paw at their mouth. At the risk of repeating myself, I feed and recommend raw meaty bones. (I cringe when my nephew feeds his dogs cooked rib bones! So far he hasn’t had problems, but his German Wirehair Pointers do completely mash up the cooked rib bones. I don’t condone this practice, but know that many dogs are fed cooked rib bones.) A hard, brittle, baked or barbecued turkey leg can splinter and pierce soft tissues. There is a huge difference between raw bones and baked or barbecued bones. Raw bones are the natural food of dogs and the reason their teeth have evolved to be the shearing and chewing machines they are. I’m always amazed how dogs that have never chewed on bones instinctively know what to do! It seems to make them so happy!Many people who feed their dogs a raw diet, sometimes called BARF (Bones and Raw Food) claim bones with meat and some fat left on them are safe for dogs because they are easily digestible and will not splinter like cooked bones. Some of the popular types of bones fed on the raw diet are beef tails or necks from poultry and are usually available from your local butcher. One disadvantage about raw bones is that they can carry bacteria like salmonella or e-coli and can spoil in a few days if not eaten.Our Hickory Smoked Beef Bones For Your Dog Are Preservative FREE! Your dog gets enough preservatives without adding extra with their dog bones.

FACT: Large breed dogs such as Labradors, Dobermans, German Shepherds, etc. need a large enough bone so they will not chew and swallow it quickly. Bones should be larger than the length of the muzzle so it is impossible to swallow whole. A beef shank bone is a good example of a size appropriate bone for larger breeds.