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Top 3 Health Benefits of Eggs for Your Dog
Happy Easter! Treat your furkid to eggs for a healthy (and delicious) boost.
March 30, 2024
Dog Treats for Lent
Check out these 5 meat-free treat options for your pup to honor the Lenten season with you. 
February 23, 2024
Punk-n-Pye's featured in Susan Thixton's TREAT List 2023!
We are so happy to share the news that our human-grade, all-natural dog cookies have been included in Susan Thixton's TREAT List 2023!
December 16, 2023
Freeze Dried Raw Dog Treats: The Process and Health Benefits
Learn more about the freeze drying process and the health benefits for your dog
September 20, 2023
Introducing Punk-n-Pye's Freeze Dried Raw Salmon, Chicken, and Pumpkin Treats!
We've turned the premium ingredients of salmon, chicken, and pumpkin found in our original treat recipes into a scrumptious, 100% pure and healthy freeze dried form!
August 10, 2023
6 Easy Tips to Help Your Anxious Dog During July 4th Fireworks
Have no fear! We have a few simple tips that’ll help ease their perky ears and your worry. 
June 30, 2023
Can Dogs Eat Flowers?
Spring is in full bloom! Can dogs eat flowers? The answer may surprise you...
May 15, 2023
Top 3 Health Benefits of Fish for Your Dog
Read why treating your furbaby to fish is great for their health!
February 28, 2023
Tips for Caring for Your Foster Dog (Part 3 – Adult and Senior Stages)
Read our tips to help make your fostering experience paw-some!
November 15, 2022
Tips for Caring for Your Foster Dog (Part 2 – Adolescent Stage)
Read our tips to help you care for your foster dog during their stay. ‍
September 26, 2022
Tips for Caring for Your Foster Dog (Part 1 - Puppy Stage)
Here are a few tips to help you on your fostering journey during the puppy stage. 
September 1, 2022
Keeping Your Furbaby's Treats Fresh... Naturally!
Our unique baking method combined with oxygen-absorbing packets give you (and your furkid) fresh treats for months to come!‍
June 9, 2022
Behind-the-Bag: Packaging Yammin' Apples to ship!
Take a look inside the Punk-n-Pye's kitchen as we prep treats to ship out across the USA
April 29, 2022
Mardi Paws 2022
We're excited to share our experience of being a vendor for the first time at the Mardi Paws parade in Covington, LA!
March 25, 2022
6 Foods That are Great for Your Dog's Heart Health
Share the love with your furbaby and treat them to these heart-healthy foods!
February 24, 2022
Happy New Year! Thank You for Your Continued Support
A few changes are coming for Punk-n-Pye's... we thank you for your continued business!
December 31, 2021
4 Things to Remember When Training Your New Christmas Puppy
Tips to remember to make that puppy training really stick.
December 1, 2021
A Behind-the-Bag Look at the Making of Nutty Pumpkins
Here's a little look inside our Punk-n-Pye’s kitchen to show you how Nutty Pumpkins goes from our mixing bowls to your furry best friend.
October 31, 2021
3 Easy DIY Halloween Costumes for Your Dog
It's the perfect time to get creative and spend some extra time (without spending extra $$$) with your pup.
September 30, 2021
Why Dogs are Simply the Best!
National Dog Day is August 26. Let’s give a round of a-paws (and a few extra treats) for our favorite furry companions!
August 23, 2021
4 Tips to Keep Your Dog Cool in the Summer
Check out these tips to keep your fur baby cool and comfortable in the hot summer heat.
July 21, 2021
Beginner's Guide to Dog Training
Read about a few training basics to help you get started on your pup's training journey.
June 22, 2021
Busy in The Bayou!
Punk-n-Pye's is getting settled into our new home in Slidell, Louisiana.
May 13, 2021
Seasonal Allergy Symptoms in Dogs
Allergies can be a real pain for us humans, but the same can be said for dogs! Read more about the seasonal allergy symptoms your pup may be experiencing.
April 27, 2021
DIY Homemade Dog Food in a Pinch!
Here's a fresh recipe using ingredients you have at home that’ll save you from having to run to the store.
March 10, 2021
These Ruff Times and a New Place to Call Home
Here's what we’ve been up to these past few months, and we hope you’ll reach out and let us know how you’ve been doing, too! Also, we have an exciting announcement about Punk-n-Pye's new kitchen!
November 2, 2020
Why and How to Diversify Your Meat-Loving Pup's Diet
In addition to a fully-balanced meal plan, treating your dogs to healthy non-meat nibbles, like fruits and vegetables, can provide variety, healthy filler, and extra nutrients that they may be missing out on otherwise.
September 16, 2020
What do "human-grade" ingredients really mean and why are they important in your dog's food?
We’re passionate about baking our treat recipes with only 100% human-grade ingredients. But, what’s the true meaning behind “human-grade”?
August 10, 2020
5 Common Dog Food Label Ingredients to Avoid
Read along to learn about some common dog food label ingredients to avoid that we pledge to never use in our treats (and why!).
June 22, 2020