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My 6 years old female Boxer has Pancreatitis, I am having

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My 6 years old female Boxer has
Pancreatitis, I am having a taugh
time finding her treats, please tell me what I should look for or avoid when searching for treats.
Thank you 🙏🏻🐾
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Altman replied 2 years ago.
Welcome! I am Dr. Altman, a licensed veterinarian and happy to answer your questions today.
So sorry to hear your Boxer has had pancreatitis but glad to hear you are being proactive about preventing a relapse.
Below is a great article that describes what to look for in a treat and options that are available. In essence the lower fat (<8%) the better for minimizing relapse. You have to scan down to the lower part of the article to find information on treats:
One thing I prefer is the freeze dried meat treats. Not jerky but freeze dried treats as these as an example below:
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Expert:  Dr. Altman replied 2 years ago.
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