How to Give Medicine to Your Dog in 3 Easy Steps

How to Give Medicine to Your Dog in 3 Easy Steps

One part of dog ownership that isn’t always a walk in the park? Giving your dog medicine. While the experience can be stressful for you and your dog, it doesn’t have to be!

The internet is full of tutorials on how to give your dog pills. From disguising the capsules or tablets in human food to helping dogs swallow their medicine, some tips for giving dogs pills are not easy for you or your dog. Don’t let those adorable puppy eyes talk you into giving your dog medicine wrapped in human foods with excess fat or calories like cheese or hot dogs.

Thankfully, there’s a hassle-free way to make sure your pet gets their medication that won’t send them running for the hills every time you get their medication out.

How to Give a Dog a Pill in 3 Steps

GREENIES™ PILL POCKETS™ treats for dogs are a tasty, healthy alternative to disguising medicine in human food. They have built-in pouches and a malleable texture that surrounds the medicine to easily hide capsules and tablets. They are also made with natural ingredients, plus trace nutrients.

Just fill, pinch and give in three simple steps:

  1. FILL: Hold a PILL POCKETS™ Treat with your thumb and forefinger and insert your dog’s medicine.
  2. PINCH: Using the same hand to hold the PILL POCKETS™ Treat, squeeze the top half closed.
  3. GIVE: The PILL POCKETS™ Treat is now sealed, and you can feed it to your dog. 

GREENIES™ PILL POCKETS™ Treats are available in a variety of yummy flavors that help mask the taste of your smart pup’s medicine in a tasty treat. Now, you and your dog can actually look forward to medicine time!