February 13, 2014

It's cold outside! Christin and Blue make a healthy chicken & quinoa soup for dogs and cats using Ice Pups Treats. This homemade recipe will warm your pets right up!

 

Ingredients:

1 tablespoon coconut oil
2 small cooked skinless chicken breast
1 medium zucchini
10 baby carrots or 2-3 regular sized carrots
1 ½ cups cooked quinoa
4 packets of Ice Pups
32 oz of filtered water
Couple of tablespoons of fresh chopped parsley for garnish (optional)

 

Instructions:

  1. Heat pan to medium high and add coconut oil.
  2. Add chopped carrots and sauté for about 4 minutes till they get soft.
  3. About 2 minutes in, add the chopped zucchini and cook for an additional 2 minutes.
  4. In a medium size stock pot, add the water and bring to a low boil.
  5. Once boiling, add the packets of Ice Pups and stir.
  6. Add carrots and zucchini to broth and turn heat down to a simmer.
  7. Shred the chicken breast and add to broth along with the quinoa.
  8. Stir and turn off heat so soup cools down to room temperature.
  9. Garnish with parsley if you want and serve to your pup or cat to warm them up!