Dog health

The Benefits of Quality Dog Food for Sensitive Skin

Golden Retriever scratching.
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Ingredients to Look for in Dog Foods for Sensitive Skin

When shopping for dog food for sensitive skin, it's important to keep in mind that your dog's skin and coat are not just important for their appearance, but also for their overall health and well-being. Ensuring that your dog's skin is healthy and free from irritations can help prevent infections and other health issues.

When choosing a dog food for sensitive skin, there are several key ingredients that you should look for.

  • Omega-3 fatty acids: These can help reduce inflammation and improve the overall health of your dog's skin and coat. Look for ingredients such as salmon, flaxseed, and fish oil.
  • Vitamin E: This antioxidant can help protect your dog's skin from damage caused by free radicals. Look for ingredients such as sunflower oil and sweet potatoes.
  • Limited ingredients: Many dogs with sensitive skin are also prone to food allergies. Choosing a dog food with a limited number of ingredients can help reduce the risk of allergic reactions.

    Other Considerations for Sensitive Skin

    Along with proper nutrition, it's important to take proactive measures to prevent skin issues in dogs. For example, regular grooming and bathing can help keep your pup’s skin and coat clean. Whether you take your dog to a groomer or bathe them at home, keeping their skin clean with gentle products is a great way to support itchiness.

    Dog getting bathed.

    Another route to take is to get allergy testing done for your dog. Many skin issues arise from underlying allergies, so having a better understanding of what foods work best for your dog can help you navigate the vast amount of food options for them.

    Huntaway's Raw Dog Food Delivery

    At Huntaway, we're committed to providing high-quality, limited ingredient dog food that meets the specific needs, so it's never been easier to give your dog the care they need to thrive.

    That's also why we offer raw dog food delivery through our website that allows you to receive regular deliveries of our Signature recipe, ensuring that your dog always has access to the food they need to maintain healthy skin and coat.

    Border Collie with Huntaway in a bowl.

    Our Signature recipe is made with a limited number of ingredients, including high-quality protein and vegetables, to ensure that your dog is getting all the nutrients they need. We understand that dogs with sensitive skin require a diet that is gentle on their digestive system, which is why our recipe is made with easy-to-digest ingredients. In addition to being free from grains and fillers, our recipe is also free from artificial colors, flavors, and preservatives. We believe that the best way to promote healthy skin and coat in dogs is by feeding them a high-quality diet that is made with real ingredients.

    Our Signature recipe is not only good for your dog's skin and coat, but it is also delicious and nutritious.

    With our subscription service, you can enjoy the convenience of regular deliveries straight to your door, and shipping is free.

    Whether you're looking to supplement your dog's diet or switch to a raw food diet entirely, our team is here to help.

    Give it a try and see the difference it can make for your dog.

    Ready to make the switch? Scroll down to purchase or email us at with any questions.

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