Deer Antler (medium)
Deer Antler (medium)

Deer Antler (medium)

Regular price $18.95 Sale

Does your pup like to chew? Then these antlers are for you!

At PuppyGoGo we understand you only want what is best for your beloved. That's why we put your dog's health and wellbeing at the centre of everything we do. To help take care of your pup we have sourced 100% natural Australian deer antlers. 

Deer naturally shed their antlers each year. Once shed, the antlers are collected, heat treated, cut and smoothed to suit. We take pride in providing only the best antlers for your dogs!

 

Why we like them...

  • Naturally grown sustainable product
  • Long lasting
  • Low odour, minimal residue
  • Encourages chewing which helps to remove plaque, tartar and promote dental health
  • Good source of calcium to help promote bone health

 

Size Guide…

Our antlers are suitable for all dogs, especially ones that love to chew!

  • Puppies and Small Dogs: X-Small and Small antler <100g
  • Medium Dogs: 100g – 150g
  • Large Dogs: 150g – 200g
  • X-Large: 200g+

Below is a guide to assist determine the size of antler suitable for your pet.

Size

Dog Weight (kg)

Antler Weight Range (g)

Example

X-Small

<10

25 - 50

Chihuahua, Teacup Poodle, Pomeranian

 Small

<10

50 - 100

Dachshund, Toy Poodle, French Bulldog

Medium

10 – 25

100 – 150

Border Collie, Cocker Spaniel, King Charles Cavalier

Large

25 – 35

150 – 200

Golden Retriever, Husky, Dalmatian, Staffordshire Terrier

X-Large

35+

200 – 250

Doberman, Mastiff, German Shepherd, Rottweiler

 

Nutritional Value…

Antlers provide a digestible source of calcium, phosphorus and other minerals. Under a microscope, the structure of antlers is very similar to bones as is the chemical composition. Just like skeletal bones, calcium is the primary element in red deer antlers. This is beneficial for your dog's bone growth and health. On average the chemical composition of antlers includes the following:

Element

Proportion

​Calcium

​​89%​​

​Sodium

​6%​

​Magnesium

​4%​

​Sulphur

​<1%​

​Potassium

​<1%​

​Fluorine

​ <1%

 

Recommendations…

  • We do not recommend giving antlers to pets < 3 months old
  • If your dog is a strong or aggressive chewer we recommend purchasing one antler size up

 

Please note: As antlers are natural products there will be variation in the shape of the cut. To assist your understanding, we have included a number of different shapes and sizes in our gallery.