It probably comes as no surprise that dogs enjoy the taste of chicken. (Right now your dog is licking his chops in enthusiastic agreement.) If you won’t take your best buddy’s word for it, take a look through any pet food aisle. You’ll find the answer to “Can I Feed My Dog Chicken Dog Food” very quickly. All the proof you need is in the packages – many of them touting chicken as a quality protein source.
Chicken is undeniably popular, but does that mean it is a good choice for your dog?
Besides taste, there are many other reasons why chicken is such a popular dog food ingredient. And why there are so many choices in chicken dog food. Chicken is a good source of quality protein, which acts as fuel for all the activities you and your buddy enjoy together.
Protein is also something your dog’s body needs to work the way it should. The essential amino acids from protein help support your dog’s: - healthy hair and skin, - muscle development, and - tissue repair, just to name a few benefits.
For all of the above reasons, many quality dog food brands offer dog food with chicken. And many offer dry and wet food options. For example, Beneful offers Beneful® Dry Dog Food Originals with real chicken and Beneful® Wet Dog Food Chicken Stew with rice, carrots, peas, and barley,
We’ve already discussed the benefits of chicken as an ingredient in your go-to dog main meals dog food. Many dog owners also want the treats they give their dogs to be as healthy as possible. That’s why chicken is also a great ingredient for treats. Beneful® Dog Treats Baked Delights® Stars™ with chicken and cheese are a good option.
With so many tasty chicken dog food and dog treat choices, there are plenty of ways for you to give your dog the chicken taste that makes him happy, and quality nutrition that will keep him healthy. And that’s just what you want for your best buddy.
Check out our Originals Chicken recipe with real chicken as the #1 ingredient, here.