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FAQs

Q: Do I use a whole pack of Slurps as one serving?
A:
For most dogs (6-26kg), you’ll get 3-4 servings from one pack but it does vary by size as shown on the back of the pack. See ‘How to Slurp

Q: How is there so much Omega 3 in Slurps?
A:
Our fish oils have a very high Omega 3 (EPA & DHA = the good stuff) content compared to other pet foods. They come from small fish like anchovies and sardines which are packed with Omega 3 and a lot more sustainable than bigger fish which take longer to grow.

Q: Is Slurps suitable for dogs with pancreatitis?
A:
We’ve been advised that dogs with pancreatitis cannot have anything with over 6% fat content. The only fat used in Slurps is fish oils which make up just 2.15%. Please check with your vet first.

Q: Are Slurps suitable for dogs with Gluten Free diets?
A:
Yes. There are no gluten containing ingredients in Slurps

Q: What are the ingredients in Slurps?
A:
Water, organic meat broth base, anchovy and sardine oil, xanthan gum (emulsifier).

Q: Do you add artificial ingredients in to Slurps?
A:
We do not add preservatives, sugar, citric acid or other acidifier in to Slurps. The meat broth base we use already contains some salt (as a natural preservative) which works out as 1% in Slurps.

Q: Is Slurps’ packaging recyclable?
A: Currently not – however, we are working on a number of future solutions that addresses this without compromising product quality or shelf life. For more information, see our Packaging page

Q: How long do Slurps last?
A: Slurps have an ambient shelf life of 12 months. Once opened, store in the fridge for up to three days. See page How to Slurp

Q: Can you freeze Slurps?
A: Yes! Lots of people freeze Slurps into ice cube trays or lickimats. See page How to Slurp

Q: What is xanthan gum?
A:
Xanthan gum is an emulsifier that keeps the fish oil mixed in with the non-oil ingredients. It is often used in mayonnaise or salad dressings for the same reason.