Welcome to The Healthy Barker
Based in Science
Made with Love
Your dog’s nutrition is our top priority! A nutritious diet is essential to your dog’s health and prevention is key.
That’s why we created The Healthy Barker – Freshly prepared, balanced dog food made with high quality, wholesome ingredients. It’s good enough for you to eat, but please… leave some for the dog.
“Our recipes are developed using science based nutrition and formulated by our pet nutritionist.”
Why Choose The Healthy Barker
Restaurant Quality MeatWe use antibiotic, hormone free meats, from local farms & restaurant suppliers. If you won't eat it, why should they?
100% Human GradeOur recipes use ingredients that are approved for human consumption. Our meals look & smell like real food, because it is!
Meticulous PreparationOur meals are prepared fresh daily, in small batches, then immediately frozen to retain nutritional value & delivered to you within days. Never deep frozen. Never stored on a shelf for months.
Endless ChoiceOur selections give you a choice to fit your dog’s specific dietary needs, your feeding preferences & your budget.
We Say NO!NO preservatives, NO fillers, NO animal by-products & NO to anything artificial or processed. JUST REAL WHOLE FOODS.
Recycling InitiativeWe’re serious about sustainability. We package our meals in waterproof card containers and our treats in resealable paper bags. We can all do our part in recycling.
HOW IT WORKS: IT’S AS EASY AS 1-2-3!
STEP 1/ PLACE YOUR ORDER
You can order from our Menu, or work with us for a Customized Diet. Not sure how much to order? Our feeding guideline is there to help you pick the right amount.
STEP 2/ DELIVERY
You can have your meals delivered right to your door or pick up in store. We deliver within a 2.5 hour radius of Kitchener. Shipping outside of our designated area is available. Please ask for details.
STEP 3/ EAT
You’ve received your order – now what?
Your food is delivered frozen. You can pop it in the freezer to feed at another time, or put it in the fridge to thaw out for the next day. Once thawed just scoop it into your dog’s bowl – they’ll be finished before you know it.
ON THE MENU
The Healthy Barker’s Gently Cooked and Simply RAWvenous dog foods let you choose what’s best for your VIP (Very Important Pooch). Both varieties are available in a selection of meat sources to appeal to a range of doggie palates and address the digestive needs that many dogs are faced with.
Gently Cooked Dinners
Simply RAWvwnous Dinners
We also have dinners that have been specially formulated for puppies and even a vegetarian recipe for dogs that struggle with meat proteins. If your dog has allergies or special dietary needs, we can formulate a dish just for them!
Our selection of bone broths, mixers, add-ons, toppers and supplements offer you even more options, to help you provide your dog with a healthy, nutrient dense and balanced diet.
THE HEALTHY BARKER HOLISTIC DOGGIE SHOP
The Healthy Barker doggie shop is located at 325 Breithaupt Street in Kitchener, Ontario. Our fresh cooked dog food is made with high quality human grade ingredients and scientifically formulated by our own certified pet nutritionist. Come visit our pet shop for all of your doggie needs including dog food, supplements, grooming supplies, toys, leashes, and more.
You can come and browse the selection in store, or order online for in-store pickup. For subscribers to our Dog Food delivery service, we can include your purchase with your pooch’s scheduled delivery. Bone-apetit!
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