Yak9 Chews is an all-natural pet-loving company that manufactures delicious flavored yak chews for dogs made with healthy ingredients. Founded in 2015 by a husband-and-wife team, our human-grade yak chews are sourced from the Himalayan regions, straight from our yaks to the K9s. Today, the company is recognized as the industry leader for innovating in the yak chew space by introducing nine nutritional flavored yak chews for the first time in the market. Every ingredient serves a beneficial purpose and is unique to pets' nutritional needs. Yak9’s flavored yak chews are human-grade, made with 100% natural ingredients, ethically sourced, and preservative-free that one can buy with confidence.
What differentiates Yak9 from all other yak chew companies is our innovation and commitment to creating sustainable, healthy, and organic pet products. We strongly believe in keeping everything close to nature, from our yaks who graze naturally on what the earth provides to our environment-friendly burlap packaging. Yak9 is loved by pets and their parents and can be found in 200+ independent retail stores across the US and in Europe.
YAK AND COW MILK
Yak and cow milk is known for its health benefits for centuries. Rich in protein, low in fat, the milk contains antioxidants, calcium, phosphorus, magnesium, and vitamins A, B, and E. Our chews are handcrafted in small batches and smoke-dried to perfection for months by artisans in the Himalayan alpine pastures of Nepal, where our yaks and cows feed on wild grass and native herbs, which yields exceptional quality milk with high nutritional benefits.
Turmeric contains a natural compound called curcumin, which offers many of the same benefits as an anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidant and anti-bacterial medication. Curcumin is known to prevent the development of cancerous growth and stops it from spreading. Turmeric Yak chews, which are made using organic turmeric and yak milk offer the greatest health benefits for dogs. We source our organic turmeric from the first USDA certified organic farm in Nepal.
Honey contains trace amounts of antioxidants, (pinocembrin- associated with improved brain function) enzymes, minerals, vitamins and amino acids, which help strengthen the immune system. Rich in vitamins (A,C,D,E,K), B- complex, and minerals (calcium and magnesium), honey is a healthy ingredient that supports digestion, mobility and immune systems in pets. Pure honey from the Himalayan mountains combined with yak milk, serves as a perfect long-lasting treat for K9s. We source our organic honey from a women-led cooperative of 800 women.
Coconut contains lauric acid which is rich in antiviral, antimicrobial, and anti-fungal properties. It is known to support metabolism in dogs, provide higher level of energy and vitality, protect them from illness, and speed healing. Coconut also contains fatty acids that improve dogs' skin and coat, digestion, weight control, overall mobility, and cognitive health. Organic coconut combined with yak milk provide dogs with high nutritional benefits.
Blueberries are a delicious treat for dogs that are rich in antioxidants and vitamin C and K to support your pup’s immune system. They are also high in fiber, nutrient-dense and low in calories. Our blueberries are sourced from USDA certified organic farm in the USA.
With so many nutrients packed into one ingredient, pumpkin has a ton of different benefits for dogs. Pumpkin contains a high concentration of vitamin A and a lot of potassium which assists in metabolism and overall immune health. Our pumpkins are sourced from USDA certified organic farm in the USA.
Flaxseed is a natural compound that contains anti-inflammatory properties, which can help ease symptoms of arthritis, lower blood pressure, improve kidney function, and maintain healthy skin and coat in dogs. Flaxseed also has lignans, which can improve cardiovascular health and may help fight cancer.Packed with omega-3 fatty acids, it is rich in fiber and protein, which is important to the digestive health and energy to strengthen the immune system in dogs.