Gluten-Free Apple and Carrot Dog Treat Recipe

Gluten-Free Apple and Carrot Dog Treat Recipe

Posted by on Nov 15, 2017 in diy, recipes |

Bake up a dog treat that’s perfect for fall. What’s not to love about autumn? The leaves are falling, there’s crispness in the air, and the summer’s bounty is being harvested. It’s the perfect time to fill your home with the smell of apple and cinnamon, only this time, the homemade goodies are for your dog, not you! These dog treats include freshly picked apples and carrots, along with The Honest Kitchen’s Spruce dog food, which adds cage-free duck and sweet potatoes to the mix. Gluten-Free Apple and Carrot Dog Treat Recipe   Print Recipe Ingredients 1 cup tapioca flour1 cup buckwheat flour3/4 cup the honest kitchen spruce formula dry1 large apple shredded1 large carrot shredded1 egg1 teaspoon cinnamon1 tablespoon sesame seeds water as needed Instructions Preheat oven to 350°F. Line cookie sheets with parchment paper.Shred carrot and apple. Set aside in small bowl.In a large bowl, add flours, dry spruce formula, cinnamon, and sesame seeds. Mix well until combined. Add shredded carrot and apple, and egg to dry ingredients. Stir until combined. You may need to use your hands to knead the dough to ensure it is moist.Sprinkle buckwheat on the countertop. Roll out dough to ½ to ¼ inch thickness and cut with cookie cutters. Place on cookie sheets.Place sheets in oven and bake for 20-22 minutes.Remove from oven and let cool on racks for 2 hours.Store in fridge or freezer in airtight container. Recipe Notes Spray your rolling pin with oil, so the dough won't stick to the...

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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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Tasty Beef and Veggie Balls

Tasty Beef and Veggie Balls

Posted by on Sep 13, 2017 in diy, recipes |

Not all dog treats have to be sweet. In fact, some of the best are downright savory. These tasty beef and vegetable balls are scrumptious and healthy and will have your pup watering at the mouth in anticipation. With a few simple ingredients you’ll find in the fridge, you can whip up a quick treat for a special occasion in no time. Tasty Beef and Veggie Balls   Print Recipe Ingredients 1/2 lb lean ground beef1 carrot1/2 raw sweet potato diced1/2 cup flour coconut 1 large egg Instructions Preheat oven to 350 degreesMix all ingredients in large bowl until thoroughly blended. Roll small portions of mixture to form balls. Place on greased baking sheet and bake for 30 minutes. Recipe Notes It doesn't get much simpler than that! You can mix up the variety of veggies in your recipe to create tons of delicious treats your dog will...

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Cinnamon Sweet Potato Cookies

Cinnamon Sweet Potato Cookies

Posted by on Apr 6, 2017 in diy, recipes |

The taste of cinnamon is sure to drive your dog wild. In a good way, of course—since luckily cinnamon is perfectly healthy in small doses. These Cinnamon Sweet Potato Cookies are a wonderful treat to have on hand for a special occasion. They’re easy to make, too! Cinnamon Sweet Potato Cookies   Print Recipe Ingredients 1 medium sweet potato peeled and diced into cubes1 medium carrot diced1 medium egg1/2 cup Milk1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon2 cups flour wheat or rice Instructions Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit. Add aluminum foil or coat with cooking spray.Bring pot of water to boil. Add diced sweet potato and carrot, then allow to simmer until soft. Strain.Mash sweet potato and carrot. Mix sweet potato, carrot, egg, and milk in bowl.In separate bowl, mix together flour and ground cinnamon. Slowly blend together both mixtures until thick. Spoon small amounts onto baking sheet, leaving room for them to spread. Bake at 350 degrees for 20 minutes, or until cookies begin to brown. Remove from oven and allow to cool overnight. Recipe Notes Be sure to flatten the doughy mixture onto the pan with the bottom edge of a spoon for flatter cookies. Otherwise, feel free to play around with the shapes to get your desired...

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Gluten-Free Blueberry and Carrot Dog Treats

Gluten-Free Blueberry and Carrot Dog Treats

Posted by on Feb 22, 2017 in diy, recipes |

A little bit of blueberry goes a long way in this delicious dog treat recipe! Who says that gluten-free has to be boring? There’s nothing dull about these Gluten-Free Blueberry and Carrot Dog Treats. Along with a healthy dose of fruits and veggies, we’ve also added The Honest Kitchen Perfect Form digestive supplement, rosemary, and parsley. It’s a power-packed treat for your power-packed dog! Gluten-Free Blueberry and Carrot Dog Treats   Print Recipe Ingredients 2 cups rice flour brown or white1 carrot shredded1 cup blueberries1 tablespoon The Honest Kitchen Perfect Form1 cup applesauce1 egg1 teaspoon Baking powder1 teaspoon rosemary1 teaspooon parsley1 tablespoon olive oil Instructions Preheat oven to 350°F. Line cookie sheets with parchment paper.Add blueberries, shredded carrot, egg, and applesauce to blender. Blend until pureed. In a large bowl, add rice flour, Perfect Form, baking powder, rosemary, parsley, and olive oil. Mix well.Add contents of blender to the dry ingredients in bowl. Mix until moist dough is formed.Roll out on rice-floured surface and roll out to ½ inch thickness. Cut using cookie cutter and place on cookie sheets.Place in oven and bake for 20-25 minutes.Remove from oven and let cool overnight. Store in airtight container or bag. Recipe Notes If the dough is too sticky, add more rice flour until desired consistency is...

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Proper Topper Dog Muffins

Proper Topper Dog Muffins

Posted by on Apr 27, 2016 in diy, recipes | 0 comments

Add Honest Kitchen’s new Proper Toppers to your treats; they’re nutritious and fun! Did you hear the news? The Honest Kitchen has just released Proper Toppers, a dehydrated superfood that’s the perfect way to pep up your dog’s meal! I gave the grain-free turkey recipe—made with 90 percent pure meat and mixed with antioxidant-rich whole produce—a try on top of these dog muffins. They were a hit in my house…on the muffins and in my dog’s bowl! Proper Topper Dog Muffins   Print Recipe Ingredients 2 1/2 cups flour any kind1/2 cup honest kitchen Proper Toppers dry dehydrated 1 tablespoon Baking powder1 egg1 tablespoon Honey2 tablespoon peanut butter1 carrot shredded1 apple shredded1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract1 cup water Instructions Preheat the oven to 325° F. Spray or wipe muffin tray cups with oil.In a large bowl, mix shredded apple, carrot, vanilla, egg, peanut butter and honey together.Combine flour and baking powder and stir into wet ingredients. Add water as needed.Spoon mixture into greased muffin tins. Fill tins about ¾ for a full muffin.Sprinkle Proper Toppers on top of each tin of batter. You only need a little bit in each one. Place in oven and bake for 25-30 minutes.Remove from oven and let cool on racks. Place in air tight container or bag and keep in refrigerator or freezer until needed. Recipe Notes You can also bake Proper Toppers right into the muffins. Instead of sprinkling on top, just add it to the wet mixture while you’re stirring in the dry...

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Carrot Delight Dog Treat Recipe

Carrot Delight Dog Treat Recipe

Posted by on Oct 14, 2015 in diy, recipes | 0 comments

What’s up, dog? Carrots aren’t just for rabbits—dogs love ’em, too. Carrots aren’t just a side dish—they can also be used in dog treats. What makes carrot so delightful for dogs? This root veggie is complete with fiber, antioxidants, vitamin A, vitamin C, vitamin K and beta-carotene, all of which are part of a healthy, balanced diet. They also help keep skin and eyesight in tip-top shape. Plus, carrots are low in calories, making them a great addition as a main ingredient to a treat recipe. Carrot Delight Dog Treat Recipe   Print Recipe Ingredients 2 cups buckwheat flour1 cup carrot shredded1/2 cup The Honest Kitchen kindly base mix dry dehydrated food1/8 cup flax seed meal1 teaspoon ginger1 egg1/8 cup vegetable oil1/2 cup vegetable broth Instructions Preheat oven to 300 degrees F and line cookie sheets with parchment paper.In a large bowl, combine buckwheat flour, Kindly, ginger, and flax seed. Add egg, oil, broth, and carrot. Mix well to form a moist but firm dough.Knead dough on a floured surface. Roll out dough to about 1/4 inch thickness. Cut out using cookie cutter and place on lined or non-stick cookie sheet.Bake for 30 minutes and cool on racks.Keep treats in an air-tight container and store in freezer or refrigerator. Recipe Notes Because the dough is moist, it may stick to the rolling pin. Spray the pin with oil spray to keep the dough on the...

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