Our dogs deserve only the best nutrition, so Zuke’s treats contain only the highest quality, whole food ingredients we can find. You can trust that every ingredient we use is good for your dog and never sourced from China.

  • Alfalfa

    Alfalfa

    Source: US or France, depending on product and availability

    High in chlorophyll, alfalfa is a super antioxidant, and helpful for preventing bad breath. It contains a broad spectrum of nutrients, including protein, calcium, and vitamins C, E and K.

  • Algae Meal

    Algae Meal

    Source: US

    Algae are a diverse group of aquatic photosynthetic organisms that range in size from microscopic single cells to large seaweeds.

  • Apples

    Apples

    Source: US, Canada or New Zealand depending on product and availability

    Apples are a great source of fiber and vitamins A and C.

  • Apricots

    Apricots

    Source: Turkey

    Apricots are a good source of vitamins A C, and rich in other antioxidants including flavonoids. They are also high in fiber and contain potassium.

  • Asparagus

    Asparagus

    Source: Peru or Germany depending on availability

    Asparagus is rich in dietary fiber, iron, zinc, and vitamins.

  • Bacon

    Bacon

    Source: US

    Bacon is a great flavor that dogs love and contains fats that are helpful for maintaining a healthy skin and coat.

  • Bananas

    Bananas

    Source: Ecuador

    Bananas are a great source of potassium and magnesium, and vitamins B6 and C.

  • Barley

    Barley

    Source: US

    Barley is a cereal grain that is high in fiber and easily digested by dogs. It helps support a healthy digestive tract, and is an excellent source of vitamins A and C. It may be used in ground or pearled form.

  • Beef (US)

    Beef

    Source: US

    Beef is a complete protein providing essential amino acids and is an important source of vitamins B12, B3, iron, zinc, potassium and phosphorus.

  • Beets

    Beets

    Source: Hungary

    Beets are a rich source of phytonutrients, which help support a healthy heart and liver function. They're also a source of folate, manganese, potassium, and copper.

  • Berry Blend

    Berry Blend

    Source: US or Canada depending on availability

    Our berry blend includes cranberries, cherries and blueberries, which are loaded with antioxidants and Vitamin C.

  • Beta-Carotene

    Beta-Carotene

    Source: France or Germany, depending on product

    Beta-Carotene is a member of the carotenoid family, compounds that naturally make foods red, yellow and orange. These carotenoids, found in carrots and other fruits, vegetables and grains, change into vitamin A in the body. A potent antioxidant, beta-carotene protects against free radicals within the body.

  • Blackberries

    Blackberries

    Source: US

    Blackberries contain high levels of antioxidants, vitamins C and K, and folic acid.

  • Blueberries

    Blueberries

    Source: US

    Blueberries are high in vitamin C and fiber.

  • Broccoli

    Broccoli

    Source: Hungary

    A member of the cabbage family, broccoli is a nutrient-dense food. It is an excellent source of vitamins A, C and K, folic acid and calcium. Broccoli's high potassium content helps promote a healthy nervous system.

     

  • Butternut Squash

    Butternut Squash

    Source: US

    Butternut squash is a rich source of omega-3 and beta-carotene, and contains Vitamin A, Vitamin C, fiber, and potassium.

  • Cabbage

    Cabbage

    Source: Hungary

    Cabbage is loaded with antioxidants, has a high concentration of vitamins C and K, is low in fat and cholesterol, and is a good source of fiber.

  • Carrots

    Carrots

    Source: US, New Zealand or Poland, depending on product and availability

    Carrots are an important source of beta-carotene (vitamin A), biotin, Vitamin K and fiber.

  • Cherries

    Cherries

    Source: US, Greece or Turkey, depending on product and availability

    Cherries are a great source of vitamins A and C, and potassium.

  • Chicken

    Chicken

    Source: US or New Zealand, depending on product

    Farm-raised chicken is a great source of lean, low-fat protein.

  • Chickpeas

    Chickpeas

    Source: US

    Chickpeas are a member of the legume family. They're high in protein, fiber, manganese, iron, zinc, copper, magnesium and folic acid.

     

  • Chondroitin Sulfate

    Chondroitin Sulfate

    Source: US

    Chondroitin is a substance that occurs naturally in cartilage, the connective tissue that cushions the joints. Typically combined with glucosamine, it is used to help alleviate discomfort associated with joints. Chondroitin can be sourced from either beef or pork cartilage.

  • Cinnamon

    Cinnamon

    Source: Indonesia

    The dried bark of the Cinnamon tree, cinnamon may support periodontal functions by promoting a proper balance of oral flora.

  • Coconut Oil

    Coconut Oil

    Source: Malaysia, Philippines, or Indonesia depending on availability

    Coconut oil comes from the flesh and kernel of coconuts, the fruit of a palm tree, and provides medium chain fatty acids for supporting a healthy and shiny coat, energy levels, healthy brain function and a healthy immune system.

  • Cordyceps

    Cordyceps

    Source: US

    Used in Enhance Endurance Functional Chews, cordyceps is a mushroom that supports oxygen exchange in the lungs and promotes normal muscle recovery after exercise.

  • Cranberries

    Cranberries

    Source: US

    Cranberries are high in vitamin C and fiber.

  • Dandelion Root

    Dandelion Root

    Source: Croatia

    Dandelions are a flowering plant in the Asteraceae (daisy) family. Dandelion root supports healthy digestion and gut health.

  • DHA

    DHA

    Source: US or Canada depending on availability

    Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) is an omega-3 fatty acid found in cold water fish and algae. DHA helps to maintain a healthy coat, support inflammation, and support proper energy metabolism. We use Menhaden Fish Oil as our source for DHA.

  • Dill

    Dill

    Source: Egypt or Italy depending on availability

    A member of the Apiaceae (Parsley) family, dill contains phytochemicals that support healthy teeth and gums.

  • Dried Chicory Root

    Dried Chicory Root

    Source: Belgium

    A member of the Sunflower family, chicory root is a source of inulin, which is a prebiotic supporting healthy gut flora and digestion.

  • Duck

    Duck

    Source: US or New Zealand, depending on product

    Farm-raised duck is a complete protein, providing essential amino acids. Duck is also a source of iron, selenium and zinc, and B vitamins.

  • Egg Shell Membrane

    Egg Shell Membrane

    Source: US

    An important source of calcium, egg shell membrane is a form of connective tissue containing glucosamine, chondroitin, collagen, and hyaluronic acid. Helps support healthy hips and joints, and mobility.

  • Elderberry

    Elderberry

    Source: Chile

    Elderberry is the fruit of the Elder tree, a member of the Adoxaceae (Muskroot) family. The berry is rich in antioxidant plant chemicals including quercetin, rutin and anthocyanins that may help reduce free radical damage and promote brain health. Elderberry also contains components that support immune system function.

  • EPA

    EPA

    Source: US or Canada depending on availability

    Eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) is an omega-3 fatty acid found in cold water fish and algae. DHA helps to maintain a healthy coat, support inflammation, and support proper energy metabolism. We source our EPA from Menhaden Fish Oil.

  • Fennel

    Fennel

    Source: Egypt or India depending upon availability

    A member of the Apiaceae (Parsley) family, Fennel contains phytochemicals that support healthy teeth and gums

  • Flaxseed

    Flaxseed

    Source: US or Canada depending on availability

    Flaxseed (aka linseed) is the seed of the flax plant. Rich in fiber to support digestive health, it's also a good source of omega-3 fatty acid, and alpha-linolenic acid which support cardiovascular health. Flaxseed meal is ground flaxseed.

  • Freshness & Shelf-life

    Freshness & Shelf-life

    Citric Acid: A naturally occurring acid found in fruits such as oranges, lemons, and certain berries. Also used to enhance flavor. Source: US

    Gelatin: A natural ingredient derived from collagen, gelatin helps keep treats soft and moist. Source: US

    Glucono Delta-Lactone: A natural preservative used in jerky products. Source: Italy

    Lactic Acid: A natural chemical found in cheese, yogurt and other fermented dairy products. Also used to impart flavor. Source: US

    Phosphoric Acid: A mild acidifier. Source: US

    Sorbic Acid: Used to maintain freshness in food. Source: Europe

    Mixed Tocopherols: Used to maintain freshness and shelf-life, mixed tocopherols are a combination of the four tocopherols present in vitamin E. Source: US or Argentina, depending on product

    Vegetable Glycerin: Also known as glycerol, vegetable glycerin is made from vegetable oil. It helps keep foods moist and is a more natural “humectant” than those such as propylene glycol. Glycerin also helps prevent microbial growth in food. Source: US or Malaysia, depending on product

    Vinegar: Vinegar is a natural product of the fermentation process. It acts as a natural preservative, enhances flavor of food by providing tartness, and helps control pH of the final product. Source: US

  • Garlic Powder

    Garlic Powder

    Source: US

    Garlic, in small amounts, supports a dog's cardiovascular, immune and respiratory systems.

  • Glucosamine Hydrochloride

    Glucosamine Hydrochloride

    Source: India

    Glucosamine hydrochloride (HCl) is naturally sourced from the shells of shellfish. Commonly used with chondroitin, it helps support lubrication of joints and cartilage health in joints.

  • Green Beans

    Green Beans

    Source: US

    Green beans are a good source of plant fiber, Vitamin K, Vitamin C and manganese. They are low in fat and an excellent source of protein.

     

  • Green Lipped Mussel

    Green Lipped Mussel

    Source: New Zealand

    Only found in the waters surrounding New Zealand, green lipped mussels are rich in omega-3 fatty acids and minerals.

  • Ground Sesame Seed

    Ground Sesame Seed

    Source: US

    The seeds of the flowering Sesame plant (Sesame indicum) have one of the highest oil content of any seed. Sesame seeds are rich in magnesium, calcium, phosphorus and beneficial fibers.

  • Hawthorn Berry

    Hawthorn Berry

    Source: Bulgaria

    A tree in the Rose family, hawthorn produces edible berries that help promote relaxation, as well as support a healthy brain and immune system.

  • Honey

    Honey

    Source: US

    Made from flower nectar by bees. Honey is tasty and quickly metabolized.

  • Kale

    Kale

    Source: US

    Kale is an abundant source of vitamins K and C, beta-carotene, and calcium.

     

  • Kelp

    Kelp

    Source: US

    Kelp is an excellent source of minerals including calcium, phosphorus, iodine, selenium and iron.

  • Lamb

    Lamb

    Source: New Zealand or Australia, depending on product and availability

    A high-quality, easily-digestible protein, lamb is an ideal source of iron, B vitamins and zinc.

  • L-Arginine

    L-Arginine

    Source: Korea

    L-Arginine is an essential amino acid for dogs, and helps to support cognitive function and normal immune system function.

  • L-Theanine

    L-Theanine

    Source: Korea

    L-Theanine is an amino acid that helps to support stress and mood.

  • Malted Barley

    Malted Barley

    Source: US

    Malted barley is a germinated cereal grain that has been dried in a process known as malting. It's loaded with B vitamins and contains good carbohydrates.

  • MCT Oil

    MCT Oil

    Source: Malaysia

    MCT oil is a concentrated form of medium-chain fatty acids, which support brain cell metabolism by providing an alternate source of fuel besides glucose.

  • Menhaden Fish Oil

    Menhaden Fish Oil

    Source: US or Canada depending on availability

    Menhaden are small saltwater-dwelling fish. Because of their small size, they lack the bioaccumulation of heavy metals that plague large fish like tuna. Menhaden Fish Oil is extracted from Menhaden fish that are caught and immediately frozen to preserve quality. Their oil is rich in omega-3 fatty acids EPA and DHA. EPA promotes a shiny, healthy coat, and helps relieve normal inflammatory response. DHA supports brain and eye health.

  • Minerals

    Minerals

    Calcium Lactate: A form of calcium that is easily absorbed, calcium lactate supports strong bones, and helps promote a healthy nervous system and muscle function. Source: US

    Manganese Sulfate: Manganese sulfate is a source of manganese, an essential mineral for dogs. Source: US

    Sodium Selenite: Sodium selenite is a form of selenium, a trace mineral and natural preservative. Source: US

    Zinc: Zinc is a dietary mineral used as a cofactor by critical enzymes to support immune function, brain function and skin health. Sources of zinc used include: Zinc Propionate, Zinc Proteinate, and Zinc Sulfate. Source: US

  • MSM

    MSM

    Source: US

    MSM (Methylsulfonylmethane) is a naturally occurring sulfur-containing compound that helps support joint health. 

  • Myrrh

    Myrrh

    Source: Somalia

    Produced by the myrrh tree, myrrh is a gummy substance that supports gum tissue health.

  • Natural Flavors

    Natural Flavors

    Cane Molasses: Molasses adds flavor and provides calcium, iron, magnesium and B vitamins. Source: US, Australia, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, depending on product and availability

    Maple Flavored Syrup: Maple flavored syrup imparts a rich, delicious flavor that dogs love. Source: US

    Natural Flavor: A small amount of natural flavor is used in some products to help enhance the overall flavor. It is MSG-free and chicken or vegetable-based, depending on the product and recipe. Source: US

    Rosemary Extract: Rosemary extract provides natural seasoning and flavor. Source: US or Denmark, depending on availability and product

  • Oat Hulls

    Oat Hulls

    Source: US

    Oat hulls are a natural and healthy source of dietary fiber.

  • Oats

    Oats

    Source: US

    A low-gluten, high-fiber grain, oats are a healthy source of protein, iron, manganese, zinc, and B vitamins. Oats may be used in ground (oatmeal) or rolled forms.

  • Parsley

    Parsley

    Source: US, New Zealand, Egypt, Germany, Holland, Hungary, Israel, Poland or UK depending on product and availability

    A member of the Apiaceae (Parsley) family, parsley is an herb with a long history of use for supporting periodontal health.

  • Passionflower

    Passionflower

    Source: India

    A beautiful flowering vine, passionflower leaves and flowers may help support anxiety and mood. 

  • Pea Fiber

    Pea Fiber

    Source: US or Canada depending on availability

    Pea fiber is a natural vegetable fiber derived from the husk of the pea plant, and is a healthier alternative to wheat, corn or soy fibers.

  • Pea Protein

    Pea Protein

    Source: US

    Pea protein is an alternative source of protein. It is gluten-free, soy-free and dairy-free. High in lysine, pea protein supports growth and development, and helps maintain a healthy immune system.

  • Peanut Butter

    Peanut Butter

    Source: US

    Peanut butter is a good source of protein, vitamins and healthy fats. It also contains fiber, potassium, magnesium and vitamins E and B6.

  • Peas

    Peas

    Source: Canada, US, or New Zealand, depending upon product and availability

    Peas are a natural source of fiber and protein, and a good source of vitamins A, C, K and B complex. Peas also provide iron, manganese, copper, potassium, phosphorus, and calcium. They may be used in whole or ground form, depending on product.

  • Peppermint

    Peppermint

    Source: US, France, Germany, Austria, Hungary, Belgium, Indonesia, India, or Italy depending on availability

    Peppermint is an herb belonging to the Mint family, and is the result of a hybridization that occurred in nature between water mint and spearmint. It is a source of manganese, copper and vitamin C.

  • Pork

    Pork

    Source: US

    USA pork is an easily-digestible source of protein. It provides a good mix of B vitamins and is an excellent source of zinc, magnesium and phosphorus.

  • Potatoes

    Potatoes

    Source: US or New Zealand, depending on product

    Potatoes are easy to digest and high in fiber. They are also an excellent source of vitamins C and B complex, calcium, magnesium and phosphorus.

     

  • Pumpkin

    Pumpkin

    Source: US

    Pumpkin is a great source of fiber for the digestion system, and rich in Vitamin A, zinc, iron and potassium.

  • Rabbit

    Rabbit

    Source: New Zealand or US, depending on availability and product

    Rabbit is an easily-digestible protein and can be a great alternative meat source for dogs with allergies to chicken or beef. Low in fat, cholesterol and sodium, rabbit is very heart friendly. It's also a good source of calcium, phosphorus and potassium.

  • Raspberries

    Raspberries

    Source: US

    Raspberries are high in fiber and an excellent source of Vitamin C and manganese.

     

  • Reishi

    Reishi

    Source: US

    Reishi is a mushroom that promotes oxygen exchange in the lungs. It also works within the body to support a healthy immune system.

  • Rice

    Rice

    Source: US

    Rice is an easily digestible and nutrient-rich grain. It is a good source of vitamins and minerals like iron, niacin, phosphorus and calcium.

  • Rice Bran

    Rice Bran

    Source: US

    Rice bran is the vitamin-rich brownish portion of rice in fine grain form. It contains a well-balanced mix of amino acids, contributes to fatty acid and antioxidant nutrition, and is rich in phosphorus, potassium, and manganese.

  • Rose Hips

    Rose Hips

    Source: Chile

    Rose hips are the fruit of the rose bush. Rose hips are rich in antioxidants and vitamin C, and may support healthy joints and a healthy immune system.

  • Sage

    Sage

    Source: US

    Sage is a member of the mint family. Rich in iron, potassium, calcium, and vitamin A, its volatile oils may help maintain healthy gums.

  • Salmon

    Salmon

    Source: US or New Zealand, depending on product

    Salmon is a great source of omega-3 fatty acids, which support healthy skin and coat.

  • Salt

    Salt

    Source: US or New Zealand, depending on availability and product

    Salt, in small amounts, is an important source of sodium and chloride for dogs and cats.

  • Sesame Seed

    Sesame Seed

    Source: US

    The seeds of the flowering Sesame plant (Sesame indicum) have one of the highest oil content of any seed. Sesame seeds are rich in magnesium, calcium, phosphorus and beneficial fibers.

  • Spinach

    Spinach

    Source: US

    Spinach is a good source of iron, calcium, potassium and vitamins.

  • Spirulina

    Spirulina

    Source: US

    Spirulina is a species of cyanobacteria, commonly referred to as “blue-green algae.” This superfood may help support a healthy immune system and endurance.

  • Sunflower Lecithin

    Sunflower Lecithin

    Source: India, Netherlands or Spain depending on availability

    A phospholipid derived from sunflower seeds, sunflower lecithin acts as a fat emulsifier in treats to help them maintain their shape. Lecithin also supports healthy skin and coat.

  • Sunflower Oil

    Sunflower Oil

    Source: US

    Sunflower oil is non-GMO and rich in healthy unsaturated fats and linoleic acid, an omega-6 fatty acid. It is also a good source of naturally occuring vitamin E. 

  • Sweet Potatoes

    Sweet Potatoes

    Source: US or New Zealand, depending on product

    Sweet potatoes are a good source of dietary fiber and contain vitamin B6, vitamin C, beta-carotene, and manganese.

  • Tapioca

    Tapioca

    Source: US

    A starch alternative, tapioca is a healthy source of carbohydrates and is low in cholesterol and unhealthy fats.

  • Turkey

    Turkey

    Source: US or New Zealand, depending on product

    Farm-raised turkey is a high-protein food rich in antioxidants, selenium and phosphorus, and vitamins B3 and B6.

  • Turkey Tail

    Turkey Tail

    Source: US

    Turkey Tail (Trametes versicolor) is a type of mushroom commonly found on rotting logs. They promote healthy immune system function.

  • Turmeric

    Turmeric

    Source: US

    An excellent source of iron and manganese, turmeric is also a good source of Vitamin B6, dietary fiber and potassium.

  • Valerian Root

    Valerian Root

    Source: India

    An aromatic flowering plant in the Honeysuckle family, valerian root may help to reduce occasional instances of irritability and nervousness.

  • Venison

    Venison

    Source: New Zealand

    Venison is a premium source of high protein. It is low in fat, and rich in iron and vitamin D.

  • Vitamins

    Vitamins

    Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C): Ascorbic acid is a natural form of vitamin C and is known as an antioxidant. Source: France

    Vitamin A Supplement: Vitamin A is a number of related compounds that are necessary for health to support healthy vision, mucus membranes, and immune system. Source: Switzerland

    Vitamin E Supplement: Vitamin E supports healthy heart, cholesterol, and vision. Source: France, US, or Germany, depending on availability or product

  • Whitefish

    Whitefish

    Source: New Zealand

    The whitefish we use in our PureNZ Cuts is hoki fish. A member of the hake family, hoki is a deep-water fish found in the waters off New Zealand. Hoki have thick, flaky, white flesh, which is rich in omega-3 fatty acids.

  • Yogurt

    Yogurt

    Source: US

    Yogurt is a food produced from bacteria cultured milk. Yogurt is high in calcium and protein, and can help support a healthy digestive system.

  • Yucca Schidigera Extract

    Yucca Schidigera Extract

    Source: US, France, Germany, Austria, Hungary, Belgium, Indonesia, India, or Italy depending upon availability

    Yucca is a flowering desert plant. It contains vitamin C, B vitamins, beta-carotene, calcium, iron, magnesium, manganese, niacin, phosphorus and protein.