Why Exotic Proteins?
Walk About Pet’s exotic protein treats and pet food, in addition to the vegan offerings are perfect for dogs and cats that suffer from food sensitivities, skin issues, digestive problems, and allergies typically found in barnyard proteins such as chicken, and beef.
Kangaroo is excellent for a lean diet. It is 6 times higher in CLA (Conjugated Linoleic Acid) than beef. CLA helps burn fat and builds muscle rather than store fat and has anti-inflammatory properties and helps with pancreatitis.
Wild Boar is considered a “cooling” meat which helps with inflammation. Wild Boar is higher in protein than chicken and beef and is also a notable source of Thiamin, B6, Niacin, Zinc and Selenium. All of which is essential for your dog’s energy regulation, carbohydrate metabolism, enzyme function, glucose generation, RBC and nervous system function.
Alligator is very palatable to help support even the pickiest of eaters. It is low in fat and helps promote a healthy skin and coat.
Quail is high in phosphorous and iron. A natural source of Taurine, an essential amino acid that is crucial for normal heart muscle function, vision, and brain health. It is also needed to form bile salts that aid in digestion. Quail is calming to the intestinal system.
Lamb and Goat have fewer calories than beef and chicken. They both aid with food sensitivities and helps sustain energy.
Rabbit is low in cholesterol, contains healthy fats for keeping joints lubricated, and is high in vitamin B12.
Duck is rich in iron and an excellent source of B vitamins and is easily digestible. Duck can also help alleviate skin irritations and is hypoallergenic. Duck protein has been said to help protect from cancer and arthritis.
Minnows are high in Omega 3’s which are helpful with skin conditions, allergies, kidney function, heart disease, cognitive function, arthritis and more. They are a pure single source protein.
Vegan is a specially blended formulation that is both grain and gluten free, and perfect for adult dogs on special diets or who have food sensitivities. We've added nutrients like flaxseed meal that aids in digestion and natural omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids to help support healthy joints, skin, and coat.