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The existing pet food options may have the right balance for a pet to survive, but we believe that our pets should get tasty and nutritionally complete products because there's a big difference between surviving and thriving.

At Healthy Barks, we care for your fur babies and hence provide a one-stop shop solution for all of their dietary needs. Allour products are made with high-quality fresh ingredients to support every life-stage & need of your pet. We are a one-stop-shop, catering to all of your pup's needs, at your
convenience.

We have a complete range of products for every dietry need of your pup. We have fresh dog food plans, treats, healthy drinks - bone broth, moreover, we have boosters and meat to help you in your home cooking.

All of our ingredients are locally sourced and processed in our state of art FSSAI approved human grade kitchens following a four step process:

1) Formulation by clinical canine nutritionist.
2) Using only fresh and all natural ingredients.
3) Cooking in human grade environment.
4) Packing & Delivery.

You can purchase our products directly from the website, and for any kind of assistance please connect us on Whatsappor give us a call at+91 7676720200, we are always there to assist you.

No, currently we only have non-vegetarian products, because we are focused on giving the best to your pups. As compared to humans dogs are adapted to a non-veg diet, your puppy can survive on a vegetarian diet but will it thrive on it, NO! Your dog is your baby, but they are biologically different from us, and hence have different nutritional requirements.

No, currently we only have dog food products.

For any kind of assistance please connect us on Whatsapp or give us a call at +91 767672020. We are always there to assist you. You can also mail us or fill out your details and we will reach out to you.

No, currently we do not have breed specific recipes. However, we take specific inputs from pet parents to come up with a diet plan specific to their pet. Please reach out to us for more details.

Fresh Dog Food

At Healthy Barks, we give our 100% when it comes to preparing fresh food for your pup. We use locally sourced meat which is prepared in FSSAI-approved human-grade Kitchen. Moreover, our frozen food packets keep the meals fresh for 1 month, when kept frozen. You can check out some of our best-selling fresh food products here.

Making the switch for most dogs means gradually transitioning so their stomach doesn't get upset. We have a proper plan in place so that your dog shifts without any health issues and we guide you for the shift. We are always there to help you.

Healthy Barks meal packs are pre-portioned and decided as per your dog's weight and age. Every packet contains food for a single meal and they are prepared after having a one-on-one conversation with you, which covers all the detail about your pup.

Yes, Healthy Barks has specially curated dog fresh meals made by our clinical nutritionist for specific health issues. You can contact our Health Experts for more information.

Generally pet parents feed kibble to their dogs(dry or wet), but feeding kibble can have long term repercussions like skin issues, cancer, weight problems. As the nature of kibble is completely moisture deplete, which also causes renal issues. Your vet may have recommended kibble over vanilla home cooked food, but it's not the solution. Browse through our products, and see our celebrated customer stories. Fresh dog food is nutritionally balanced and is good for your dog in long term. For more information contact us.

All the recipes at Healthy Barks are formulated by Clinical Veterinary nutritionist and are prepared in FSSAI-approved human-grade Kitchen located in Bangalore.

At Healthy Barks, you can choose from 50 balanced recipes, 8 fresh treats and a variety of subscription plans to fit the budget and gift our furry friends a happy life. We usually design a three-meal box based on your dog's profile to get you started. Moreover, if your pup has any unique health concern, you can whatsapp us on +91 7676720200.

No. At Healthy Barks we have made the process easy and convenient for pet parents, where all you have to do is to - take the packs from the freezer, defrost or let the packs thaw for 15 minutes and give them to your fur baby.

Yes you can! Home cooked meals are made with love, but 95% of recipes are lacking in crucial nutrients for dogs. Serious complications from nutrient deficiencies (and, more commonly, overdosing) could arise if a recipe has not been properly calibrated. The ideal meal for dogs is - fresh, low processed, preservative free, meat based, complete and balanced diet, which is why your dog will be healthier on our food products.

No. We are trying to give the best life to your fur baby and that cannot be done on a complete veg diet. A vegetarian diet will cause several issues in dogs like weight problems and digestive issues, which is why we don't provide vegetarian meal plans for dogs and don't recommend parents feeding their dogs a vegetarian diet. Hence, we only provide non-vegetarian meals for dogs.

Boosters

Boosters are a simple solution for parents who are vegetarian or cannot cook meat at home. Just add a packet of booster to your dogs home cooked vanilla meal. It is formulated to fulfil all their dietary and nutritional needs. Our booster not only completes the meal, but also adds a bowl licking taste to it.

No, currently we only have meat based variants.

Meal Booster contains Fresh Boneless Chicken Chunks, Chicken liver, Chicken Gizzards, Chicken Feet, Chicken necks with skin, Chicken Head, Tilapia, Sunflower oil.

The packs are good for 1 month when stored in freezer, and any open pack would remain good for 2 days. It's always recommended to store the packs in freezer and defrost before use.

We have two variants of boosters -

1. Chicken and Liver Chunks and

2. Liver Chunks.

If you give your dog chicken at regular intervals, you should opt for liver chunks and if you cannot cook meat at home, Chicken Liver Chunks is your complete solution.

Using the meal booster is a simple 3 step process.

1. Take out the packet from the freezer, and defrost.

2. Cut the packet and add it to your vanilla home-cooked meal.

3. Serve and let them enjoy their tasty nutritious meal. You can also watch this videoto understand it better.

Treats

We have fresh and nutritionally balanced Dog Food, Gourmet Treats (that are human grade and even safe for you to eat) - Classic Chicken Jerky, Chicken Chunks, Chicken Gizzard, Chicken Liver, Fish Sticks and Fish Chunks, for your dog to munch on.

The recipes are formulated by clinical veterinary nutritionist, and prepared in FSSAI approved human grade kitchens. The process starts from blast freezing them and then cutting them in desired size followed by putting them in dehydrator.

The treat contains Antibiotic-free chicken breast, Antibiotic and hormone free buffalo tenderloin, Antibiotic-free chicken liver, Tilapia fillet.

Our treats are all-natural, formulated by Clinical Nutritionist. They are free from any preservative or colourings, prepared in FSSAI approved kitchens. Let your dogs happiness tell you, how the treats are?

You should give the treats in moderation or 10% of their daily calorie intake from treats. For example, small breeds should have 3-4 pieces per day, medium breeds should have 5-6 pieces per day and large breeds should have 7-8 pieces per day.

Yes, you can use the treats to command your dog and make them listen to you. Moreover , you can shower your love by giving them these treats.

Packing & Delivery

Yes, the delivery is free. We deliver the product right to your doorstep.

You can reschedule your delivery and even change your location, as per your convenience. A good customer experience is our priority and we try our best to suit your need as per your time and convenience.

No, only the Healthy Barks Gourmet Treats are delivered pan-India. Rest of our food products and drinks like fresh meal, meal booster and bone broth are only delivered in Bangalore, as they are available in frozen packets.

It will be at your doorstep in two days, after placing an order with us.

The time slots will be communicated to you a day before your delivery, and you do not have to be present at the time of delivery.

We will leave the box at your doorstep where the food will stay fresh for upto 6 hours.

Yes, you can change the delivery address at any point of time.

No, we do not have a return policy.

Storage

Our meal packs are frozen, which can be stored in the freezer for a month, and if refrigerated, they can stay fresh for up to 48 hours. If the product is kept outside, it is good for around 6 hours.

Make sure that you are storing in a cool and dry place away from direct sunlight, and keep it sealed at all times. Consume the packs within 15 days after opening the pack. Recommended to refrigerate after opening in high humidity weather.

Booster packets are frozen which should be kept in the freezer, and you can defrost the packs before serving to your fur baby.

Subscriptions

You can contact us, and we will help you choose the perfect plan for your dog after taking all the information about your pup. We have a seamless process where our you can reach out to use either via Call, Whatsapp at +91 7676720200 or you can also book an appointment.

We offer unique plans depending on the dog and it's nutritional needs. No two plans are exactly the same in quantity and pricing.

Yes, you can cancel your subscription.

Our fresh meal trial is an exciting box which consists of a certificate from Healthy Barks on joining our family, a how to Healthy Barks booklet which tells you everything about us and answer your why? and whats? It also has a very special note from us and the most important, three meals for your fur baby.

If you opt for a 100% plan with us, you get all the three meals for 7 days, and respective meals as per 50% and 25% plans. The meals are delivered to you weekly, and no two dog plans are exactly the same.

Yes, we give you an option to choose any of the product you like. We have a complete range for all your dog's dietary needs. We have treats, healthy drinks - bone broth, moreover, we have boosters and meat to help you in your home cooking.

We start with scheduling a call with you, to get all the details regarding your pet. For eg, their age, breed and if they have any underlying health condition. After that we craft a meal plan for your dog and deliver the meals to you on a weekly basis at your doorstep.

Yes, you can change your delivery dates, just inform us prior, so that we can make changes in schedules.

All our fresh food recipes are made by the nutritionist itself, but in case if you have any query, you can drop us a message on Whatsapp and we'll solve all your queries.

We don't deliver fresh meals outside Bangalore. We can deliver the meals to your place and you can take them with you while you are travelling.

Recipes & Ingredients

All the ingredients used in the recipes are fresh, all-natural, and locally sourced from the best vendors across Bangalore. We take utmost care when it comes to the quality of our ingredients. We use meat that is free from any antibiotics and growth hormones.

All of our recipes are formulated by clinical Veterinary nutritionist, prepared in FSSAI approved kitchens.

We recommend you diets on the basis of your dog's health and weight, where you can choose from our 50+ recipes with a different flavor and combinations for your dog.

All our recipes are vet designed and every step of our process ensures safety and greater nutrition. However, if your dog has any underlying health condition, feel free to reach out to us or vet.

No, we do not have any breed-specific recipes as of now. However, we have more than 50+ combination to choose the best recipe for your dog. We also have "health issues" specific recipes.

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