Frequently asked questions
What are the ingredients of LAIKA BONE Chews?
Milk Protein: Human grade lactose free milk protein
Why the LAIKA BONE chews may look like its plastics?
How is the product hypoallergenic?
Where are the natural ingredients sourced from?
All-natural ingredients are sourced from European companies with a proven record of good manufacturing practices. All products are 100% EUROPEAN.
What kind of fat is used?
Depending on the markets and clients we apply either certified pork fat or extra virgin oil.
What certifications does LAIKA BONE have?
LAIKA BONE is GMP and HACCP certified with an ISO 9001 in progress.
What dog chews are safe?
Dog chews that are not too hard and that can be digestible in 24h. Chews that are not smoked, are lactose and gluten free, low fat and low in carbohydrates. Chews that are manufactures with HACCP and GMP certifications. PLUTOS and LAIKA BONE fall in that category.
What dog chews are bad for dogs?
All chews that are too hard - bones, antlers or made of rawhide. Those chews have bad digestibility and may cause obstructions.
What dog chews last longest?
Probably the ones that are extremely hard and not good for dogs’ teeth, bones, antlers. They are dangerous because they don`t have good digestibility. Chews like PLUTOS or LAIKA BONE that are healthier and safer can last less but the reason is that dogs love their flavors so much that they will only stop chewing when they are over.
Can dog chews cause diarrhea?
Yes, dog chews like the ones made with yak milk that have lactose can cause diarrhea. Always choose lactose free cheese chews, like PLUTOS or LAIKA BONE cheese chews.
Are Himalayan chews safe for dogs?
Normally Himalayan chews are safe but can be dangerous for dogs in the sense that the end piece not being chewable could cause suffocation and obstruction problems if swallowed. Can also cause diarrhea because some are not lactose free. PLUTOS and LAIIKA BONE cheese chews are a better solution since they break down when chewed allowing dogs to enjoy it without swallowing big pieces. They were also graded as having EXCELLENT 24-hour digestibility in in vitro testing in case a dog swallows a larger piece.
Are dog chews edible?
Some dog chews like PLUTOS, LAIKA BONE, Yak chews and animal soft parts are edible. Others like nylabone, real bones, rawhide, plastic bones or silicone bones with flavors can be "considered" edible but they are not very digestible or digestible at all, and they may be dangerous or not bring anything positive to the health of your dog.
What dog chews are safe?
The safest chews are PLUTOS and LAIKA BONE. They are hard enough to be a great chew but not hard enough to break a tooth. Also have an EXCELENT 24-HOUR digestibility. They are also a nutritious snack, rich in proteins, calcium, essential amino acids, and phosphorus
Why dogs chew pawns or why dogs chew nails?
The dog could be stressed or with anxiety. You should give him a type of chew that will take is mind out of that habit, chews like PLUTOS and LAIKA BONE have an ingredient - casein that helps dogs to be more relaxed.
Can puppies have Himalayan dog chews?
Himalayan are too hard for puppies. A softer version and more digestible recommended chew are PLUTOS and LAIKA BONE.
How do dental chews work?
Are dog chews fattening?
Generally, no, unless they are smoked, or they have too much fat or carbohydrates. PLUTOS and LAIKA BONE chews are air dried, low fat and low in carbs.