Vegan dog treats are an excellent option for dogs with common allergies to animal proteins. They’re also a popular choice for pet parents who want to reduce their pet’s carbon footprint. These treats use less resources to produce and create less greenhouse gasses than traditional, meat-based treats. Yet they’re still super delicious and full of nutrients. It’s a win-win!

Here are our recommendations for the top 24 vegan dog treats in Canada:

1. Pawtato Ocean Treats

Made by Benevo, these are your dog’s new favourite fishy-flavoured treats – without the fish! They come in super cute ocean shapes, and are also a great dental treat. Every bite is loaded with spirulina, kelp, sweet potato, and other superfoods.

The Benevo brand is officially approved by the UK Vegan and Vegetarian societies.

Price: $9.49

Type: Dental Treat

Made In: United Kingdom

2. Salty Dogs Barkery Seaweed Snacks Dog Treats

Made in Canada’s East Coast, these treats are crunchy and delicious. They’re all natural and easy to digest, with over 70 vitamins and minerals. The star ingredient in this recipe is bladderwack seaweed, which gives these treats a naturally fishy flavour. These treats are all natural, and made with wheat flour, pumpkin, banana, coconut oil, seaweed, and baking soda – that’s it! There are no artificial ingredients, preservatives, or dyes.

These treats are handmade in small batches.

Price: $12.95

Type: Crunchy Biscuit

Made In: Nova Scotia, Canada

3. Merrick Pumpkin Patch Oven Baked Dog Treats

Merrick is well known as one of the best quality dog and cat food brands in North America. These treats are no exception! They’re made with just four simple ingredients, and primarily feature wholesome pumpkin and oats. They come in an 11 ounce resealable bag, making them a great value for the price, too. These are a fun, crunchy treat that have become a popular choice for many plant-based dogs.

Price: $11.99

Type: Crunchy Biscuit

Made In: USA

4. Northern Biscuit Vegan Crunch Dog Treats

If your dog loves crunchy biscuit-style treats, you have to try Vegan Crunch! These super simple treats are made in Canada with healthy ingredients like barley, cranberries, pumpkins, chia seeds, and kelp. They have a very mildly fish smell that dogs love, too. There are approximately 16 calories per biscuit, but they can be easily broken into 4 smaller pieces for training.

Price: $11.99

Type: Crunchy Biscuit

Made In: Canada

5. v-planet Kind Jerky

The v-planet brand, made by US favourite v-dog, is one of the best known vegan dog food brands in North America. These chewy jerky treats appeal to your dog’s natural instincts to chew, while also helping to gently clean your dog’s teeth and gums. These high protein treats are naturally preserved, and free from any artificial ingredients, too.

Price: $14.49

Type: Chewy Jerky Treat

Made In: USA

6. Wilder Harrier Vegan Dog Treats

Made in Canada using recycled ingredients, these might be one of the most eco-friendly dog treats on the planet. They use spent fruit and vegetable fibers from a local juicery to create high quality, delicious crunchy treats. This line has three unique delicious flavours: Cantaloupe Carrot, Pear Spinach, and Pineapple Ginger. They also all include seaweed, for a slightly fishy flavour that dogs love.

Price: $8.99

Type: Crunchy Treat

Made In: Canada

7. Foley’s Whole Dog Plant Based Superfood Dog Treats

This Canadian made line of treats focuses on superfoods ingredients to provide superior nutrition for plant-based pets. Your pooch will love the selection of recipes that include Greens, Root Vegetables, Fruits & Flowers, and Nuts, Seeds, & Grains. These crunchy treats are super simple and use only a small number of wholefoods ingredients mixed with oat flour and olive oil. Plus, their packaging is 100% recycled and made in Canada.

Price: $15.99

Type: Crunchy Treat

Made In: Canada

8. Old Mother Hubbard Just Vegg’n Dog Treats

One of the oldest vegan dog treats, this classic crunchy biscuit comes in cute bone shapes. It’s an all natural recipe that’s free from artificial ingredients or fillers. Whole wheat flour, oatmeal, apples, parsley, green tea extract, and spearmint extract are the stars of this tasty treat. These treats are slow baked, making them ultra fresh and nutrient dense, too. This wholesome recipe is a favourite, classic reward.

Price: $15.99

Type: Crunchy Biscuit

Made In: Canada

9. Lord Jameson Berry Blast Dog Treats

Lord Jameson makes a whole line of vegan dog treats ranging from carrot to banana, blueberry to coconut, and even mango pops! The Berry Blast formula is one of their most popular, with a delicious peanut butter and jam flavour. Every bite is loaded with organic dates, peanut butter, strawberries, and more! These all natural treats are free from artificial ingredients. Plus, they’re USDA organic certified.

Price: $14.49

Type: Soft & Chewy Treat Balls

Made In: USA

10. Whimzees

WHIMZEES (Formerly Paragon) Edible Dog Chews (Toothbrush/Animal Shapes/Stix)Available in many shapes and sizes, the Whimzees brand makes delicious dental chews that are free from animal products. Choose from toothbrush shapes, hedgehogs, alligators, sticks, and even faux pig’s ears. These vegan dental treats are perfect for dogs of all ages and sizes, too.

Price: $11.99+

Type: Dental Treats

Made In: USA, Netherlands

11. Buddy Jacks Plant Based Dog Treats

Made in Canada, this line offers three types of dehydrated raw, all natural treats. They include papaya, pumpkin, and purple sweet potato. These single-ingredient treats are gently air dried, so they lock in their natural nutrition. The end result is a powerful tooth and gum cleaner, too. This is a wholesome, healthy treat that is less messy than other traditional (greasy!) dog chews.

Price: $11.99

Type: Dehydrated Raw, Whole Veggies

Made In: Canada

12. WOOF Organics Oven Baked Dog Biscuits

One of our favourite Canadian brands, WOOF makes delicious crunchy treats from healthy ingredients. Choose from blueberry, pumpkin, or banana & sweet potato flavours. They come in adorable teddy bear shapes, with an extra dry crunch that dogs love. They come in a 227 gram resealable pouch, making them one of the most affordable vegan dog treats available.

Price: $6.49

Type: Crunchy Biscuit

Made In: Canada

13. Presidio Off Leash Roasted Peanut Butter Soft Treats

These delicious soft treats can be used as a training treat, a stuffer for interactive toys or snuffle mats, or simply as a reward. They features real peanut butter as the primary ingredient – loaded with flavour and nutrition! They also include natural ingredients like potatoes and apples. This is a very simple recipe that is free from corn, soy, and wheat-based ingredients. You won’t find artificial colours, flavours, or unnecessary chemical ingredients in these tasty treats, either. Plus, they’re free from ingredients from China. Because they’re soft, they are also ideal for senior dogs and dogs with dental issues.

Price: $11.99 – $21.99

Type: Soft Treat, Training Treat

Made In: USA

14. Mo’ Greens Functional Plant Based Dog Treats

With two great functional formulas, Mo’ Greens Plant Based Dog Treats were a must for this year’s top vegan dog treats list. Their longevity formula focuses on total body health, and their calming formula is perfect for anxious pups. Their recipes use simple ingredients, like sweet potatoes, hemp flour, oats, cinnamon, turmeric, chamomile, and valerian root. Plus, they’re made in Canada!

Price: $9.99

Type: Functional Treat

Made In: Canada

15. v-planet Breath Bones

This brand makes the list for the third time this year, with their delicious breath bones. These delicious, chewy treats are available in a mini size or a regular size, to suit dogs of every size. They use healthy ingredients like pumpkin, carrots, chia seed, broccoli, parsley, spinach, and more. What a wholesome way to improve your dog’s breath – naturally!

Price: $19.99

Type: Dental Treat

Made In: USA

16. Pawtato Tubes Vegan Dog Treats

Made in the UK, these fun treats come in five flavours: Spinach & Kale, Turmeric & Chicory Root, Blueberry, Seaweed, and Mint & Parsley. They’re stuffed with delicious flavours that improve breath, add nutrition, and keep your pooch interested. These low fat treats are gluten free, and also free from unwanted fillers, dyes, or artificial preservatives. They’re UK Vegan and Vegetarian Society approved, too!

Price: $4.99

Type: Dental Treat

Made In: UK

17. Crumps Apple Bites

Made on Ontario, Crumps makes a wide range of dehydrated raw dog treats. This includes some plant-based options, such as sweet potato fries and apple bites. These vegetarian and vegan friendly bites are made with 100% freshly picked Canadian apples. Each healthy snack boasts only 1 calorie, making them an excellent reward.

Price: $8.39

Type: Dehydrated Chew

Made In: Canada

18. Slobber’s Organic Dog Treats

Slobber’s is one of the only USDA-certified organic dog treat brands on the market. They’re all natural, grain free, and come in six delicious flavours: Original, Peanut Butter & Jam, Apple Pie, Coconut Bananza, Pumpkin Love, and Peanut Butter Bananza. They have a great crunch, too. These treats come in a resealable bag, and are at a great price-point. What’s not to love!

Price: $9.99

Type: Crunchy Biscuit

Made In: USA

19. Cloud Star Buddy Biscuits Peanut Butter Dog Treats

With only four ingredients, these crunchy treats are bursting with delicious peanut butter flavour. They come in cute gingerbread man shapes that have a fun crunch. This recipe is gently oven baked, so it’s loaded with nutrition, too. Hide these cute treats around the house for a fun game of hide and seek, or break them into smaller pieces for training.

Price: $8.99

Type: Crunchy Biscuit

Made In: USA

20. Fou Fou Dog Vegalicious Sweet Potato Wedges

Fou Fou Dog Vegalicious Sweet Potato Wedges Dog TreatsSimple, single ingredient dog treats are an excellent choice for all dogs. These thick, chewy treats are made with sweet potatoes as the only ingredient. This means they’re free from common allergens and artificial ingredients. Plus, they’re made in Caledon, Ontario.

Price: $19.99

Type: Dehydrated Chew

Made In: Canada

21. Pawtato Vegan Sticks Dog Treats

Made by Benevo, the Pawtato line includes two delicious flavours of tasty stick treats. They include Blueberry, and also Spinach & Kale. They’re a great option as a dental treat because they gently clean the teeth and gums as your dog chews. Plus, they’re approved by the UK Vegan and Vegetarian societies. These healthy treats are also ultra-affordable, making them one of the best valued vegan dental treats on the market.

Price: $4.99

Type: Dental Treat

Made In: UK

22. Oven Baked Traditional Dehydrated Sweet Potato Slices

These delicious treats are made with just one ingredient: Wholesome dehydrated sweet potato. Because the sweet potatoes are dehydrated while raw, they retain all of their original nutrition. These tough, chewy treats gently clean the teeth and gums as your pooch eats. Sweet potato is high in fiber, can help maintain optimal stool consistency, and also calms sensitive tummies.

Price: $21.99

Type: Dehydrated Chew

Made In: Canada

23. Benevo Rumble Strips Vegan Dog Jerky

These treats are super simple and easy to digest. They’re PETA approved, and also approved by the UK Vegan and Vegetarian societies. They come in a soft, chewy strip that is similar to jerky. Plus, they’re very affordable. These treats can be served whole, or broke up into smaller pieces. Because of their jerky-like texture, they also work great as a dental treat.

Price: $4.99

Type: Chewy Jerky Treat

Made In: UK

 

No matter your dog’s needs, there are vegan and plant-based treats to suit every taste! Click here to check out even more vegan dog treat options.

About Brandon Forder

Brandon holds multiple certifications in pet nutrition and canine psychology. He has more than twenty-five years experience specializing in pet nutrition, behaviour, and healthy pet lifestyles. Brandon has a lifelong passion for helping people become great pet parents. He has written hundreds of informative pet-related articles for newspapers, magazines, web, and radio.

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