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This spring, we added Turkey, Salmon and Venison as new flavors to the RUFF BAR product line.  ↟ Prior to experiencing terrors of blown up RUFF BARS, we had contracted with a meat manufacturer to dry beef for us (at the time, our most popular bar).  “There’s a gift in everything,” I can be heard saying. While we didn’t know what the gift was at the time, there would be a solution! We’re standing, looking at the very large box of dried beef produced by our contract, in harmony we said “why can’t WE make RUFF BARS like this?” Challenge...

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What was your experience of the summer heat this year? Here in the PNW, it was warm but not as sweltering as it was across the rest of the US! ↟ Because of all you amazing people, orders were increasing! But along the way we discovered something. All of our R & D didn’t anticipate for the 130F temperatures your packages would experience while sitting in your mailboxes. ↟ Fun fact: Heat plus air compression in shipping flights caused some bars to blow up. Shocking, right!? Have you ever heard about potato chip bags blowing up in flight transport? That...

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Have you ever gone on an adventure where you weren’t sure what lies ahead, but you were along for the ride no matter what? This year has been that for us! ↟ You have all inspired us through this RUFF BAR journey and this week we plan to tell you our stories and hope to hear some of yours. ↟ The year began with a couple of projects and products. Along the way, an opportunity presented itself and it is what you see as RUFF BAR now. It started as a beef protein hiking dog snack. Toss in some IG...

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Getting stuck in crowded shopping malls and traffic jams on Black Friday? No thank you! We want you to enjoy the upcoming Thanksgiving weekend outside with your four legged friends. This is why we are starting our Black Friday Sale early.  From Saturday, November 17, 8am to Tuesday, November 20, 11:59pm, point your browser to ruffbar.com and enjoy the biggest sale this year! We have been working hard behind the curtain to bring you a surprise which we are sure you will love :)   Use coupon code: GetOutThere!

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A few days ago we were approached by a dog parent telling us that almonds are bad for dogs. Even though our RUFF BAR recipe was created with the help of a holistic vet and nutritionalist, we immediately stopped adding almonds to our bars until we can determine that they are safe. The health of our canine friends is of utmost importance to us!  We will update you on any progress or news right here. 

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