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post #1 of 7 Old 08-03-2013, 10:59 PM Thread Starter
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Are these okay treats?

I work at a holistic pet food store and we recently got this brand of dog cookies in (Wet Noses). They're completely organic, wheat free and meat free and come in tons of flavours. Long story short I noticed the carrot and apple flavour and thought the horse I lease might like them!

I don't really see why I couldn't give them, but I'm pretty new to the horse game so I just wanted to make sure they're alright beforehand!
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post #2 of 7 Old 08-03-2013, 11:11 PM
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I don't see anything in the ingredient list that would be harmful. Heck you could give them to your kids those are better then the ingredients I have read on the cereal boxes.
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post #3 of 7 Old 08-03-2013, 11:15 PM Thread Starter
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Hahaha like I was saying to my coworker today, I'm probably better off snacking on these than regular granola bars.
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post #4 of 7 Old 08-06-2013, 11:08 AM
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Pretty clean treats.

I don't see why you couldn't give them to your horses (or eat them yourself, haha).

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post #5 of 7 Old 08-06-2013, 11:16 AM
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I know people who will feed human food as treats! I think those treats are just fine.
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Many years ago my husband ate half a box of LivaSnaps dog treats before he found out they weren't for the humans.
I wondered why the bowl I dumped them in was getting empty fast. He did say they were kind of bland...but he is still kicking.
If your horses start sitting on the ground practicing "personal hygiene" I'd probably discontinue feeding them. : )

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post #7 of 7 Old 08-07-2013, 12:44 AM Thread Starter
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Awesome, thanks for the input guys! And haha my grandfather spent a whole day eating Whiskas Temptations until we caught him eating them and told him what they were xD
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