Frequently Asked Questions

If you have questions, we'd love to hear from you.  Our contact information is listed below, or simply click on the "Contact Us" button on the left.  For your convenience, here are some of the most frequently-asked questions about Faux Paws treats.
Just click on a link and you'll be taken directly to the answer.
What is the shelf life of your dog treats?  How to they need to be stored?
Just like your local bakery, Faux Paws treats are baked fresh daily to give you the best quality gourmet dog treats. Crunchier treats, like our classic bones and cookies, can stay in a cookie jar for six to eight weeks (or up to six months in your freezer). Over time, these types of crunchy treats won't spoil, but any decoration may discolor slightly. Our softer treats, such as brownies and cannoli, have a shelf life of three weeks. We recommend you keep them in your refrigerator, especially during warmer months.  (Back to Top of Page)

Do you use preservatives in your dog treats?  Are the ingredients safe for dogs?
All of our dog treats are baked fresh daily using wholesome ingredients with no added preservatives or additives. We do not encourage the use of added sugar, salt or animal fat. All our ingredients come from domestic suppliers who meet FDA standards approved for human consumption; however, we don't recommend our treats for diabetic dogs or dogs on special diets. Faux Paws treats are not supposed to replace your dog's regular food, but they make a great treat or reward.  None of our treats contain chocolate.  
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How long does it take to process and ship my order?
After you place your order online, we try to ship by US Priority Mail that same day, but always by the next business day (Monday through Friday). We don't ship on weekends or holidays, so your order will go out the following business day. We always try to accomodate special rushes, so if you need your order in a hurry (like a birthday cake, for example), just give us a call or email us and we can ship by an alternate, faster method (at extra charge). Our standard method of shipping, US Priority Mail, takes 3 to 5 days to arrive at your door. International orders take a bit longer. When calculating shipping times, please keep in mind that the day we ship is not counted as a shipping day (sometimes our shipper does not take your order from us until very late in the day). If you need your order by a specific date, please allow a few extra days for arrival before your celebration or event. Of course, if you have shipping questions, you can always call Faux Paws during regular weekdays at (208) 870-9118. (Back to Top of Page)

How safe is my credit card and personal information with Faux Paws?
You can shop online with Faux Paws with confidence. We use a safe and secure credit card and debit card payment gateway for our customers. Our system manages the complex routing of sensitive customer information by adhering to strict industry standards for payment processing. (Back to Top of Page)

I'm having problems with my order. How can I get help?
You can call us directly at (208) 870-9118, or you can email us at thebakery@fauxpawsbakery.com. We check our email several times a day and we are always available by phone during regular weekday hours. If you have to leave a message, you can rest assured that we'll call you back as quick as we can get our heads out of the oven. (Back to Top of Page)

How far in advance should I order a birthday cake or birthday treat for my dog?
After you place your order online, we usually ship that same day by US Priority Mail, but always by the next business day (Monday through Friday). We don't ship on weekends or holidays, so your order will go out the following business day. Our standard method of shipping, US Priority Mail, takes 3 to 5 days to arrive at your door (international orders take a bit longer), but please allow a few extra days for shipping so your birthday treats will arrive in time for your celebration or event. We always try to accomodate special rushes, so if you need your order in a hurry just give us a call or email us and we can ship by an alternate, faster method (at extra charge). Remember, you can order ahead and freeze your dog's birthday cake or treats to make sure they are already there in time for your pooch's special day. (Back to Top of Page)

How do the Treat-of-the-Month and Birthday Clubs work?
Our treat clubs are easy, convenient and cost-effective!   Join our Treat-of-the-Month Club and your lucky pooch will receive a yummy array of Faux Paws treats every month. Better yet, with a 12-month club membership, you'll also get a FREE large doggie birthday cake!

Or, join our Birthday Club and each year a LARGE hand-decorated vanilla or carob birthday cake will automatically arrive in time for your dog's special birthday. You also receive six birthday cookies and a FREE dog toy.  Now what could be better than that!

With either Club, you receive FREE shipping and handling! (sorry, free shipping available in Continental U.S. only. Orders outside Continental U.S. will be billed applicable shipping fees). (Back to Top of Page)

Can I send Faux Paws treats to a friend?
What a wonderful idea!  Faux Paws treats are a great way to celebrate your friend's birthday, wedding, special occasion, or just to say I'm thinking about you!  A gift of Faux Paws treats is a creative and original way to let them know you care. Just add your items to your shopping cart and when you check out you'll see an area where you can leave us instructions and a message to go with your gift. We'll even add a custom-designed notecard to your gift so your friend or relative will know who to appreciate.
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What if my order arrives damaged or I am unsatisfied with my products?
Faux Paws Bakery stands behind all our products 100 percent. If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase, please contact us immediately after receiving your order for credit or for replacement. (Back to Top of Page)

What payment methods can I use?
We accept debit cards, as well as Visa, Mastercard, Discover, American Express and Paypal. You can order online through our easy shopping cart (we use a safe and secure credit card and debit card payment gateway) or we can take your order by telephone at (208) 870-9118. (Back to Top of Page)

When I join your email list, what happens to my information?
Faux Paws keeps your information private and secure, and we never sell that information or provide it to a third party. When you join our email list, you'll receive an occasional email advising you of special discounts, new products and short-time offers. That's all!
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How do I contact Faux Paws?
To email us, you can click on this link: thebakery@fauxpawsbakery.com. You can also telephone us at (208) 870-9118, or you can write us at:   Faux Paws Bakery, 11132 Tioga, Boise, Idaho 83709. (Back to Top of Page)




Faux Paws Dog Bakery - a subsidiary of Faux Paws, LLC
11132 Tioga, Boise, Idaho 83709
Email: thebakery@fauxpawsbakery.com
Telephone: (208) 870-9118



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