EPISODE 223 | RELEASED July 10, 2023

Why Venison is Good for Dogs | Dr. Alex Ubell

Deer meat for dogs? You bet! Venison is high in protein and healthy fats, making it a great option for many dogs.


Veterinarian Dr. Alex Ubell tells us all about the nutritional benefits of venison for dogs, as well as things to consider when deciding where to get venison for your dog.

As well as being delicious, locally hunted venison is a sustainable food source. But hunting comes with its own special considerations for type of bullet used (no lead!), handling of raw meat, and making sure that the deer are healthy and don’t pose a risk to you or your dog.

Listen in to learn why venison is a safe option for dogs with cancer and those who need to lose some weight.

Links Mentioned in Today’s Show:

Venison for Dogs article: https://www.dogcancer.com/articles/diet-and-lifestyle/venison-for-dogs/

BalanceIt Home Recipe Resource: https://balance.it/

MauiNui Venison: https://mauinuivenison.com/

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