PureBites® FAQ

What are the ingredients in PureBites®?

Go ahead, turn the bag around and look at the ingredients list. PureBites® dog & cat treats are made with only 1-3 Ingredients.
For specific product details, click here: For Dogs | For Cats.

PureBites® makes freeze dried treats. How are freeze dried treats made?

Freeze Drying is a delicate process that preserves the structural and nutritional integrity of fresh whole RAW food. Only water is removed, preserving all the characteristics and natural nutrition of fresh real RAW food.

PureBites® makes Chicken Jerky? How are Chicken Jerky treats made?

PureBites® takes whole tenders of USDA Inspected Chicken Breast just like the ones you would buy at your local grocery store. We then gently dry them in ovens using a process where we do not add any ingredients like Glycerin or Salt.

PureBites® makes wet mixers? How are mixers made?

PureBites® Mixers are made using a gentle cooking technique whereby our treats are sterilized in water and our trays are sealed right away locking in the wholesome freshness of pure meat ingredients without adding any preservatives.

Does PureBites® use human grade ingredients?

All our products are human grade and sourced from the same suppliers where you buy your local groceries.

Are PureBites® products grain free?

Yes. All PureBites® products are grain free.

Are PureBites® products cooked?

PureBites® freeze dried products are not cooked. The nutritional value and palatability of raw food is preserved with our unique freeze drying process. The exceptions to this are Cheddar cheese and Shrimp. PureBites® Chicken Jerky is dried in ovens using the latest technology where heat is gently applied. The resulting whole tender jerky provides a taste dogs love. PureBites® Mixers are made using a gentle cooking technique whereby our treats are sterilized in water and our trays are sealed right away locking in the wholesome freshness of pure meat ingredients without adding any preservatives.

What are the benefits of PureBites®?

Each PureBites® treat has its own unique benefit. PureBites® Wild Pacific Salmon and Ocean Whitefish treats are great for your pet’s skin and coat. PureBites® Cheddar Cheese is a strong source of calcium. PureBites® Duck is hypoallergenic. PureBites® Chicken Jerky, Mixers, Bison Liver, Turkey Breast, Beef Liver, Chicken Breast and Shrimp are all high protein low calorie treats. Most of all, pet parents can feel great about feeding PureBites® because our treats are 100% pure and natural and made with only 1-3 ingredients. The proof is in the ingredients list! For specific product details, click here: For Dogs | For Cats.

Where are PureBites® sourced & made?

PureBites® products are sourced and made in the USA. The exceptions are:

  • PureBites® Lamb is sourced from New Zealand where some of the highest quality lamb is sourced. PureBites® Lamb is then freeze dried in the USA.
  • All PureBites® Fish & Seafood Products are sourced in the wild from the Ocean and then Freeze Dried in the USA. PureBites® shrimp is Freeze Dried in India or the USA.
  • PureBites® Chicken Jerky is sourced in the USA with USDA Inspected Chicken Breast. We gently dry our chicken jerky in Canada.
  • PureBites® Mixers are sourced in the wild from the Ocean and made in Thailand where most high quality human & pet canned seafood comes from.

Where can I find PureBites®?

If you are looking for a store in your area or if you are a retailer looking for a distributor, please click on Find PureBites® section at the top of this page or click here.

Can you tell me more about PureBites® 100% guarantee?

If you are not completely satisfied with PureBites®, simply save the unused portion, together with the proof of purchase and call us or email us. We will gladly replace the product or refund your money. Call us at 1-888-388-PURE (7873) or email us at customerservice@purebites.com

What are the feeding guidelines for PureBites®?

PureBites® Freeze Dry treats are perfect for training or as a healthy way to treat dogs. PureBites® can also be mixed into kibble or wet food for finicky pets. PureBites® is the ideal treat for dogs with health issues or pets that are overweight, diabetic, have allergies, gastrointestinal disorders, or are on a restricted diet (low carb, low sodium, low calorie, no wheat or raw).

For PureBites® Chicken Jerky, break into pieces for small dogs and always monitor your pet while treating. Fresh drinking water should always be provided and visit our Chicken Jerky page for daily feeding guidelines. Click here.

For PureBites® Mixers, feed as a mixer, a treat, an appetizer or a topper. This product is intended for supplemental feeding only and may be fed daily along with a complete & balanced cat food diet. Feed up to 1 tray per day for an average size adult cat.

For specific product details, click here: For Dogs | For Cats.

How can I contact someone at PureBites®?

Call 1-888-388-PURE (7873) or email: customerservice@purebites.com. Our hours of operation are Monday to Friday 8:30am-5:00pm Eastern Standard Time. If no one is there to take your call, please leave us a message and we will return your call within one business day.

Tell me how PureBites® is great for dog training?

First, dogs will do anything for the great taste of PureBites®. Second, PureBites® can easily be broken into smaller pieces making it the treat of choice of professional dog trainers.

How many PureBites® treats can I feed per day to my dog or cat?

PureBites® recommends that the treats you feed your dog or cat should make up no more than 10% of their daily diet.
For specific product details, click here: For Dogs | For Cats.

What is the shelf life of PureBites® products?

PureBites® guarantees the freshness of our Freeze Dried treats for between 2 and 3 years from our production date. PureBites® guarantees the freshness of our Chicken Jerky treats for 3 years from our production date. PureBites® guarantees the freshness of our Mixers for 18 months from our production date. An expiration date is stamped on all PureBites® products as an additional quality step. We recommend that PureBites® Freeze Dried & Chicken Jerky treats be stored in a cool / dry place at room temperature and that our re-sealable bags be sealed after each use. Once PureBites® Chicken Jerky & Freeze Dried treats have been exposed to moisture or water, our shelf life has been compromised. Any unused portion of PureBites® Mixers should be refrigerated.

What is the difference between PureBites® dog and cat treats?

As people look for health related products that carry over to their pets, PureBites® has developed a line-up of 100% natural and pure treats that dogs and cats love. PureBites® treats for dogs and cats are made from the same natural ingredients. As an example, 100% pure chicken breast is the same whether for dogs or cats. The difference between our dog and cat treats is that they are proportionately sized for dogs and cats. If pet parents purchase PureBites® dog treats to give to their cats, we recommend they break them up into smaller pieces.

Are there hormones or antibiotics in PureBites® Freeze Dried products?

All PureBites® Freeze Dried Beef Liver, Duck Liver, Bison Liver, Turkey and Chicken breast products are USDA inspected and approved. This means that PureBites® Freeze Dried products like our beef cattle and chickens are raised in the USA following USDA human grade regulations. These are the same regulations used for meat products you buy at your local grocery store to feed your family. In addition, PureBites® Freeze Dried Ocean Whitefish, Shrimp & Wild Sockeye Salmon comes from the ocean with no added antibiotics or hormones. Finally, PureBites® Freeze Dried Cheddar Cheese is simply pure cheddar cheese made in the USA with no added hormones or antibiotics.

Is there sodium/salt added to PureBites® dog or cat treats?

Dog and Cat parents love PureBites® because all our treats are 100% pure and rich in nutrients for a happy and healthy life. PureBites® are made using a delicate process to ensure the fewest pure whole ingredients are included in all of our treats. We refuse to add any unhealthy preservatives, salt or sodium to any PureBites® products. You can rest assured that the only salt/sodium present in all PureBites® products is the salt/sodium that is naturally present in our natural raw ingredients.

Are PureBites® products peanut free?

Yes. All PureBites® products are peanut free. Our production facilities utilize best in class food quality standards but there is a possibility that tree nuts and peanuts are present in the building during production.

Does PureBites® test their products?

Yes. Our products are lab tested to ensure we only provide the best quality products for pets. We test every lot and have a state of the art quality tracking system to ensure only the highest quality products reach pet stores.

Has PureBites® ever had a recall?

We have never had a recall. We pride ourselves in having pet products that pets love because of their amazing taste and that pet parents love because of the nutritional benefits and unsurpassed quality & safety.

Are PureBites® packaging claims and guarantees AAFCO compliant?

All our packaging is compliant with AAFCO and any claims that are made including the Guaranteed Analysis have been reviewed and approved by regulatory experts.

What is the guaranteed analysis of PureBites®?

For specific product details, click here: For Dogs | For Cats.


Beef and Cheddar Cheese

Crude Protein54% min
Crude Fat17% min
Crude Fiber1% max
Moisture5% max
CALORIE CONTENT (Calculated)
Metabolizable Energy4207 kcal/kg


Chicken Jerky

Crude Protein61% min
Crude Fat3% min
Crude Fiber1% max
Moisture12% max
CALORIE CONTENT (Calculated)
Metabolizable Energy3447 kcal/kg

PureBites® Mixers
Wild Skipjack Tuna in Water

Crude Protein9% min
Crude Fat1% min
Crude Fiber0.5% max
Moisture87% max
CALORIE CONTENT (Calculated)
Metabolizable Energy600 kcal/kg


PureBites® Mixers
Chicken Breast in Water

Crude Protein11% min
Crude Fat1% min
Crude Fiber0.5% max
Moisture87% max
CALORIE CONTENT (Calculated)
Metabolizable Energy605 kcal/kg

PureBites® Mixers
Wild Skipjack Tuna & Wild Alaskan Salmon in Water

Crude Protein13% min
Crude Fat1% min
Crude Fiber0.5% max
Moisture85% max
CALORIE CONTENT (Calculated)
Metabolizable Energy640 kcal/kg

PureBites® Mixers
Chicken Breast & Wild Ocean Shrimp in Water

Crude Protein10% min
Crude Fat0.5% min
Crude Fiber0.5% max
Moisture87% max
CALORIE CONTENT (Calculated)
Metabolizable Energy546 kcal/kg

PureBites® Mixers
Wild Skipjack Tuna & Chicken Breast in Water

Crude Protein11% min
Crude Fat0.5% min
Crude Fiber0.5% max
Moisture88% max
CALORIE CONTENT (Calculated)
Metabolizable Energy618 kcal/kg



Chicken Breast & Lamb Liver

Crude Protein70% min
Crude Fat7% min
Crude Fiber1% max
Moisture5% max
CALORIE CONTENT (Calculated)
Metabolizable Energy3856 kcal/kg



Chicken Breast & Duck Liver

Crude Protein72% min
Crude Fat5% min
Crude Fiber1% max
Moisture5% max
CALORIE CONTENT (Calculated)
Metabolizable Energy3676 kcal/kg

Lamb Liver

Crude Protein65% min
Crude Fat13% min
Crude Fiber1% max
Moisture5% max
CALORIE CONTENT (Calculated)
Metabolizable Energy4052 kcal/kg

Wild Pacific Salmon

Crude Protein62% min
Crude Fat10% min
Crude Fiber1% max
Moisture5% max
CALORIE CONTENT (Calculated)
Metabolizable Energy3996 kcal/kg

Bison Liver

Crude Protein53% min
Crude Fat15% min
Crude Fiber1% max
Moisture5% max
CALORIE CONTENT (Calculated)
Metabolizable Energy4115 kcal/kg

Turkey Breast

Crude Protein75% min
Crude Fat8% min
Crude Fiber1% max
Moisture5% max
CALORIE CONTENT (Calculated)
Metabolizable Energy3888 kcal/kg

Duck Liver

Crude Protein67% min
Crude Fat9% min
Crude Fiber1% max
Moisture5% max
CALORIE CONTENT (Calculated)
Metabolizable Energy3591 kcal/kg

Ocean Whitefish

Crude Protein40% min
Crude Fat29% min
Crude Fiber1% max
Moisture5% max
CALORIE CONTENT (Calculated)
Metabolizable Energy4723 kcal/kg

Shrimp

Crude Protein78% min
Crude Fat2% min
Crude Fiber1% max
Moisture5% max
CALORIE CONTENT (Calculated)
Metabolizable Energy3139 kcal/kg

Trail Mix

Crude Protein45% min
Crude Fat5% min
Crude Fiber4% max
Moisture6% max
CALORIE CONTENT (Calculated)
Metabolizable Energy2800 kcal/kg

Chicken Breast

Crude Protein74% min
Crude Fat3% min
Crude Fiber1% max
Moisture5% max
CALORIE CONTENT (Calculated)
Metabolizable Energy3709 kcal/kg

Beef Liver

Crude Protein64% min
Crude Fat5% min
Crude Fiber1% max
Moisture5% max
CALORIE CONTENT (Calculated)
Metabolizable Energy3613 kcal/kg

Cheddar Cheese

Crude Protein45% min
Crude Fat30% min
Crude Fiber1% max
Moisture5% max
Calcium1.5% min
CALORIE CONTENT (Calculated)
Metabolizable Energy4801 kcal/kg