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Barkworthies’ Naturally Smoked Line of Dog Chews Wins Independent Innovations Award

The new line featuring a sweet aroma and hickory smoked taste won “Dog Treat Product of the Year.”




(PRESS RELEASE) RICHMOND, VA – Barkworthies announces its new line of naturally smoked dog chews and treats has won the Independent Innovations Award for “Dog Treat Product of the Year.” The award-winning chews have an incredible aroma of hickory smoked goodness making them irresistible to dogs and dog parents alike.

“We are so proud to win this prestigious award for our new naturally smoked line of dog chews,” said Andrea Blades, chief marketing officer for Barkworthies. “Barkworthies’ innovative cold-smoking process (patent pending) results in just the right amount of smokey aroma and unbeatable flavor while maintaining the integrity of the chew and our steadfast commitment to an all-natural product. You won’t find smoke powder or liquid smoke on these chews – just natural chews, smoke, and love.”

“Barkworthies all-natural smoked dog chews scored high in the overall quality of ingredients used,” said Travis Grant, Independent Innovations Award Committee. “The ethical sourcing and processing of the all-natural ingredients of Barkworthies chews also scored high with our judges.”

The award-winning line of smoked dog chews includes:

  • Smoked Bully Sticks (3pk)
  • Smoked Thick Bully Sticks (3pk)
  • Smoked Trachea (3pk)
  • Smoked Yak Cheese (2pk)
  • Smoked Chicken Breast Fillet (4oz)
  • Smoked Beefy Sticks (15pk)
  • Smoked Rib Bones (10pk)
  • Smoked Beef Burgers (6pk)

The chews offer unparalleled flavor and are prepared just like a smoke pit master would with no shortcuts, just fire, smoke, and patience. The taste and smell are irresistible and great for picky-eating pooches.


Barkworthies was created as a new class of dog chews; premium products free from artificial preservatives, additives, and ingredients. We know dogs, and we know how to ensure they are happy and healthy.

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