Go for the Gold Superbowl Dip Recipe for Dogs

Go for the Gold Superbowl Dip Recipe for Dogs

Posted by on Jan 25, 2018 in recipes |

If you are headed to a Super Bowl party with your pack or hosting one of your own, here is a fun and healthy dog-friendly dip recipe so your furry friends can take part in the snacking! Go for the Gold Superbowl Dip Recipe for Dogs   Print Recipe Ingredients 1/4 cup plain yogurt1 tbsp peanut butter1 banana1 tbsp the honest kitchen Instant Golden Milk Mix1 tbsp (or more) water to reach desired consistency Instructions Blend or mash all ingredients together and serve. Recipe Notes Serve ¼ cup per 25lbs of body weight. Need a biscuit to dunk in the dip? Find several DIY biscuit recipes from our blog...

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Ernie’s Turkey Pupcakes

Ernie’s Turkey Pupcakes

Posted by on Jan 23, 2018 in in our kitchen, recipes |

Ernie is not your average dog who will eat anything. In fact, he’s the pickiest dog you’ll ever meet! He turns his nose up at almost everything, so when his birthday rolls around, a “normal” pupcake recipe just won’t do. After last year’s failed attempted (although all the other dogs enjoyed it), I knew I had to go back to the drawing board. Ultimately, I whipped up a batch of pupcakes that are sure to please even the pickiest of pups! Using Honest Kitchen’s Grain Free Limited Ingredient Turkey Recipe and fresh ground turkey, this recipe was a hit with the office cowoofers, Ernie included! Ernie's Turkey Pupcakes   Print Recipe Ingredients Cake1 cup Honest Kitchen Marvel Limited Ingredient Turkey Recipe or desired THK diet1/3 cup coconut flour2 eggs1 1/3 cup warm water12 oz ground turkey, raw or desired proteinFrosting1/2 cup plain Greek yogurt1/4 cup natural peanut butter12 Honest Kitchen Smooches Or desired cookie Instructions Preheat the oven to 375.Place paper liners in a 12-cup standard muffin pan. (skip this step if using a silicone pan)In a large bowl, hydrate the Marvel with the warm water. Add coconut flour, eggs and ground turkey. Gently stir until thoroughly combined.Divide the mixture among the paper liners. Bake for 30-35 minutes or until golden brown. Cool completely.While the muffins are in the oven, combine yogurt and peanut butter in a bowl and mix with a hand or kitchen mixer until combined. Keep in the refrigerator until muffins are cooled.When the muffins are cooled, frost the muffins and top each with a single cookie. Recipe Notes You can use any Honest Kitchen diet in this recipe but keep in mind that different diets hydrate to different thickness, so feel free to adjust the water amount as needed. The batter consistency should be thicker than cake mix, but softer than cookie...

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Easy Autumn Power Bowl Recipe for Dogs

Easy Autumn Power Bowl Recipe for Dogs

Posted by on Oct 17, 2017 in diy, recipes |

Want to make a special meal for your pup? Try this Easy Autumn Power Bowl for dogs. Using The Honest Kitchen’s Bone Broth, it also contains beef and fresh vegetables for a deliciously warm and gourmet meal. Recipe: Easy Autumn Power Bowl for Dogs   Print Recipe Ingredients 6 heaping tbsp. Honest Kitchen Bone Broth1 cup beef stew meat cut into 1/4" pieces2 1/2 cups warm water1 carrot finely diced1/2 cup butternut squash peeled and cute into 1/4" pieces1/2 cup fresh kale roughly chopped1 egg Instructions Place the bone broth mix into a large sauce pan, add the water and mix.Add the diced beef, carrot and squash.Bring to a boil over a medium-high heat.Turn down the heat slightly and simmer for 20 minutes until the veggies are tender when poked with a knife, and the beef is cooked through.Add the kale and stir gently to submerge.Simmer for 2 to 3 minutes more.Crack the egg carefully into the broth and poach in the simmering liquid for one minuteTurn off the heat and allow to cool for about 20 minutes.Transfer carefully to your dog’s bowl and serve. Recipe Notes Quantity is sufficient for a 60 to 70 lb dog for one meal. For smaller dogs, mix to break up and disperse the egg into the stew, and serve about ½ cup per 30 lbs of body weight, using a ladle to transfer to your dog’s...

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Easy Autumn Power Bowl for Dogs

Easy Autumn Power Bowl for Dogs

Posted by on Oct 16, 2017 in recipes |

This warming bowl of deliciousness is the perfect recipe to make your pup this fall. Easy Autumn Power Bowl for Dogs   Print Recipe Ingredients 6 heaping tbsp. Honest Kitchen Bone Broth1 cup beef stew meat cut into 1/4" pieces2 1/2 cups warm water1 carrot finely diced1/2 cup butternut squash peeled and cute into 1/4" dices1/2 cup fresh kale roughly chopped1 egg Instructions Place the bone broth mix into a large sauce pan, add the water and mix.Add the diced beef, carrot and squash.Bring to a boil over a medium-high heat.Turn down the heat slightly and simmer for 20 minutes until the veggies are tender when poked with a knife, and the beef is cooked through.Add the kale and stir gently to submerge.Simmer for 2 to 3 minutes more.Crack the egg carefully into the broth and poach in the simmering liquid for one minuteTurn off the heat and allow to cool for about 20 minutes.Transfer carefully to your dog’s bowl and serve. Recipe Notes Quantity is sufficient for a 60 to 70lbs dog for one meal. For smaller dogs, mix to break up and disperse the egg into the stew, and serve about ½ cup per 30lbs body weight, using a ladle to transfer to your dog’s...

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Frozen Raspberry Pineapple Dog Treats

Frozen Raspberry Pineapple Dog Treats

Posted by on Jun 21, 2017 in diy, recipes |

Sweet and tangy, raspberries and pineapples come together in the perfect frozen dog treat! It’s time to get tropical! Share your favorite fruit with your pooch in this frozen treat that all the cool dogs will be begging for. Our Frozen Raspberry Pineapple Dog Treats is just the right mix of tart and sweet. Plus, pineapples are packed with vitamin C, thiamin, riboflavin, niacin, vitamin B6, and fiber. And with the added benefit of Perfect Form, you’ve got a pup-sicle your pooch will pant for! Frozen Raspberry Pineapple Frozen Dog Treats   Print Recipe Ingredients 1/2 cup pineapple cut into cubes1/2 cup raspberries1 tablespoon the honest kitchen’s Perfect Form supplement1 cup water or pineapple juice Instructions Add pineapple chunks, raspberries, Perfect Form and pineapple juice or water to blender. Blend until pureed (about 1 minute).Pour into silicone molds and place in freezer overnight.To remove frozen treat from mold, run carefully under hot water.Pop out of the mold and give your hot pooch a cool treat. Recipe Notes Because fresh pineapple can be a pain to peel and cut, I used frozen pineapple that was already cut into cubes for me. Just thaw and your pineapple cubes are ready to...

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Turkey Pot Pie for Dogs

Turkey Pot Pie for Dogs

Posted by on May 8, 2017 in recipes |

There’s no better comfort food than pot pie! Our good friend Mary from Noah’s Natural Pet Market here in San Diego, created her own Turkey Pot Pie recipe for her pups using ideas she found in Dog Obsessed. Complete with The Honest Kitchen’s Keen, this recipe is sure to please your pup! Turkey Pot Pie for Dogs   Print Recipe Ingredients 1 cup The honest Kitc1 cup warm water2 eggs1 pound ground turkey, raw1/2 cup peas1/2 cup diced carrots Instructions Mix together the Keen and warm water.Stir in the 2 eggs. Mix well.Stir in the turkey meat.Add half the mixture to the loaf pan. Sprinkle a layer of carrots, then peas. Spoon the remaining meat mixture over all and pat down slightly. Sprinkle the 2 Tablespoons of carrots on top.Bake for 45 minutes or until juices run clear.Serve immediately or let cool, then cut into slices. The slice will hold together better when cool. Recipe Notes Watch your dog drool as you serve him!...

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Holiday Fruitcake for Pups

Holiday Fruitcake for Pups

Posted by on Nov 28, 2016 in recipes |

Johnny Carson famously said, “The worst Christmas gift is fruitcake… There is only one fruitcake in the entire world, and people keep sending it to each other, year after year.”  Unlike the typical fruitcake for humans you hear about around the holidays, this fruitcake for pups is something they’ll actually enjoy eating!   We’d recommend making these using mini muffin (or regular muffin pans).  Freeze what’s not eaten right away to save for later. Holiday Fruit Cake for Pups   Print Recipe Ingredients 1/3 cup dried (unsweetened) cranberries1/3 cup shredded coconut1/3 cup dried apple1 tsp baking soda1 banana2 eggs1/2 cup Prepared Honest Kitchen Pro Bloom dehydrated goat's milk (1/2 cup warm water + 1 tbsp Pro Bloom)1/2 cup coconut flour1/2 cup almond flour1 tsp cinnamon Instructions Preheat your oven to 350° FCombine cranberries, shredded coconut and apples in a bowl with baking soda and pour enough boiling water over the fruit to cover itIn a separate bowl, mash the banana with a fork and beat in the eggs and combine Pro BloomMix in the flours and cinnamonAdd the dried fruit mixture Spoon out evenly in the muffin tray (should be enough for each to be level)Bake for 22-27 minutesEnjoy immensely Recipe Notes If you don't have The Honest Kitchen's Pro Bloom on hand, you can substitute for 1/2 cup of...

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Simple Butternut Squash Soup for Cats & Dogs

Simple Butternut Squash Soup for Cats & Dogs

Posted by on Nov 7, 2016 in recipes |

You’ll be amazed at how easy this butternut squash soup is to make!  Plus, it smells so delicious, it will be hard to resist stealing a spoonful.  We love making this in a cast-iron dutch oven. Simple Butternut Squash Soup for Pups   Print Recipe Ingredients 1 butternut squash, cubed3 cups prepared Honest Kitchen Beef Bone Broth Instructions Set dutch oven over low heat.Add butternut squash and bone broth. If needed, add water to cover the squash.Simmer for 45 minutes, until squash is tender.Allow to cool sufficiently, and use an immersion blender to smooth.For added creaminess, add 1 teaspoon of Honest Kitchen's Pro Bloom instant goat's milk just before serving. Recipe Notes If you live near a Trader Joe's, they sell butternut squash already cubed and ready to...

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Recipe: Halloween Pumpkin Ginger Nibblers for Pups

Recipe: Halloween Pumpkin Ginger Nibblers for Pups

Posted by on Oct 20, 2016 in recipes |

Even if it’s not Halloween, you can make your dog these delectable treats. They’re grain free (which means they’re suitable for pups with gluten sensitivities), and pumpkin and ginger are both incredibly soothing to upset tummies.  This and lots of other yummy recipes for dogs can be found in my new book, Dog Obsessed. <recipe> Halloween Pumpkin Ginger Nibblers for Pups   Print Recipe Ingredients 1 cup Honest Kitchen Love dog food1 cup warm water1 cup lean ground beef1/2 cup mashed, cooked pumpkin2 tablespoons Honey1/4 cup cream cheese1/2 teaspoon ground ginger1 free-range egg, beaten Instructions Preheat the oven to 375° F. Lightly coat a baking sheet with olive oil.In a large glass bowl, hydrate the Love with the warm water. Stir thoroughly. Mix in the ground beef. Add the pumpkin, honey, cream cheese, ginger, and egg. Stir well to combine.Using your hands, scoop out small quantities of the mixture and shape it into balls. (Depending on the size of your dog, these could range in size from marbles to golf balls). Place the balls on the prepared baking sheet and flatten them gently. Bake smaller treats for 30 minutes and larger treats for up to 45 minutes.Allow the treats to cool and store them in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to a week, or freeze them, if you'd prefer. For a crispier version, try making tiny treats and leaving them in the oven for several hours after switching it off, which will allow the treats to dry out more. Recipe Notes For the 1/2 cup of cooked, mashed pumpkin, you may use canned...

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