Peanut Butter Buckwheat Dog Treats

Peanut Butter Buckwheat Dog Treats

Posted by on Jun 7, 2018 in diy, recipes |

A super treat made with a superfood! A fruit seed that’s considered a “superfood,” buckwheat flour is terrific gluten free substitute that perfect for baking. Buckwheat flour is low on the glycemic scale, making it a great option for dogs with diabetes, and it contains a significant amount of soluble fiber for pooches with digestive issues. If you’re looking for new gluten-free flour for your homemade dog treats, try these Peanut Butter Buckwheat Dog Treats, complete with The Honest Kitchen’s tasty Spruce formula. Peanut Butter Buckwheat Dog Treats   Print Recipe Ingredients 1 1/2 cup buckwheat flour1/2 cup the honest kitchen spruce formula dry food2 tablespoons peanut butter1 tablespoon Honey2 tablespoons olive oil1 egg beaten1/4 cup water Instructions Preheat oven to 325°F. Line cookie sheets with parchment paper.In a large bowl, mix buckwheat flour and dry spruce formula together.In a small bowl, whisk together olive oil and honey.Pour olive oil and honey mixture into the flour and stir. Add egg and peanut butter and stir until well combined.Knead dough with hands to thoroughly mix the ingredients together. Add water a bit at a time to help the dough come together. Lay out a piece of parchment paper on a flat surface. Using a rolling pin, roll the dough to ¼ inch thickness. Cut treats out with cookie cutter and place on baking sheet.Place in oven and bake for 15-20 minutes.Remove from oven and let cool on racks.Store in fridge or freezer in airtight container. Recipe Notes The dough will be moist--spray rolling pin with oil so the dough won’t stick to the...

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Pumpkin Spice Latte Dog Treats

Pumpkin Spice Latte Dog Treats

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

These Pumpkin Spice Latte Dog Treats will be a winter favorite with your pooches. Perfect for dipping in a bowl of The Honest Kitchen’s Instant Pumpkin Spice Latte, these treats are packed with plenty of pumpkin and the perfect mix of autumn spices. Using a couple of tablespoons of The Honest Kitchen’s Pumpkin Spice Latte powder, we’ve added instant Bone Broth Turkey and Ginger to give it an authentic fall flavor. Pumpkin Spice Latte Dog Treats   Print Recipe Ingredients 2 tablespoons the honest kitchen Pumpkin Spice Latte Powder2 tablespoons the honest kitchen Bone Broth Turkey and Ginger Spice Powder3 1/2 cups gluten-free flour1 1/2 cups gluten-free oats1 tablespoon Baking powder1/2 cup pumpkin puree1 cup hot water1 egg Instructions Preheat oven to 350°F. Line cookie sheets with parchment paper.In a small bowl, add Bone Broth turkey and ginger spice powder and hot water. Mix well and set aside. In a large bowl, add flour, Pumpkin Spice Latte powder, gluten free oats, and baking powder, and stir together.Add pumpkin puree and egg to dry ingredients, and mix well. Slowly add hot broth to all ingredients in the large bowl, and mix until dough is moist but smooth. If dough is too sticky, add more flour.Knead dough on a floured surface. Roll out to ¼-inch thickness and cut with cookie cutters. Place treats on cookie sheets and place in oven.Bake treats for 20-25 minutes.Remove treats from oven and let cool on racks for 1-2 hours.Store in fridge or freezer in airtight container. Recipe Notes If you don’t have bone broth, you can substitute with regular...

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Applesauce and Oatmeal Dog Treats

Applesauce and Oatmeal Dog Treats

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

A cup of applesauce goes a long way! Applesauce is wonderful to use in baking recipes—for people and pets. It can be substituted for butter or fat, while adding fantastic flavor and texture. It especially comes in handy when baking gluten free recipes, as it adds extra moisture, fiber, and nutrients. We used it in our Applesauce and Oatmeal Dog Treats, in addition to The Honest Kitchen’s Love formula, and our happy taste test dogs give it four paws up! Applesauce and Oatmeal Dog Treats   Print Recipe Ingredients 2 cups gluten-free flour1 cup gluten-free oats3/4 cup the honest kitchen’s love formula dry food1 cup unsweetened applesauce1/2 cup peanut butter1/2 teaspoon Baking powder1 egg Instructions Preheat oven to 350°F. Cover baking sheets with parchment paper.In a mixing bowl, combine all ingredients together. The dough should be moist, but firm.Knead dough on a lightly floured surface. Roll the dough to about 1/2 inch thickness and cut with cookie cutters. Place cookies on baking sheet.Place in oven and bake for 20 minutes. Remove from oven and let cool on racks for an hour.Store in fridge or freezer in airtight container or Ziplock bag. Recipe Notes If you notice the dough is sticking to the pin, spray with...

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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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Gluten Free Bacon and Pumpkin Dog Treats

Gluten Free Bacon and Pumpkin Dog Treats

Posted by on Sep 20, 2017 in diy, recipes |

A little bit of bacon goes a long way in these tasty treats. Treats are for special occasions or for a job well done. And for a dog, the most irresistible treat of all is…bacon! Just like us, bacon shouldn’t be an everyday food group. You treat yourself for brunch or a breakfast in bed. For your dog, you can put it in these homemade treats, complete with pumpkin puree, peanut butter, and The Honest Kitchen’s Spruce formula. It’s a taste of bacon, without the side of hash browns and coffee! Gluten Free Bacon and Pumpkin Dog Treats   Print Recipe Ingredients 2 cups gluten-free flour3/4 cup the honest kitchen spruce dry dehydrated formula 3 strips bacon1 egg1/2 cup pumpkin puree2 tablespoons peanut butter1/2 teaspoon turmeric Instructions Preheat oven to 325°F. Line cookie sheets with parchment paper.Fry bacon to desired crispiness. Remove from frying pan and place in between 2 paper towels. Dab off excess grease and allow bacon to cool.In large bowl, add gluten-free flour, turmeric, and spruce dry formula. Stir together. Add egg, peanut butter, and pumpkin puree to the bowl. Mix until combined.When bacon as cooled, crumble into small pieces and add to the mix in the bowl. Mix until all ingredients until combined. On a floured surface, roll dough to ¼ inch thickness and cut into shapes with cookie cutters. Place on cookie sheets.Place in oven and bake for 20-25 minutes.Remove from oven and place on cooling racks.Store in refrigerator or freezer in an airtight container. Recipe Notes If you find the mixture too dry (the dough doesn’t stick together), add water as...

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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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Blueberry and Blackberry Gluten Free Dog Treats

Blueberry and Blackberry Gluten Free Dog Treats

Posted by on Jul 28, 2017 in diy, recipes |

You’re invited to our black and blueberry extravaganza! As we continue to celebrate blueberries (for National Blueberry Month), we’re incorporating this berry delicious fruit into tasty dog treats. And since it’s a berry party, why not invite some friends over—we’ve invited our good friends, blackberries, into the bowl. As our +1, The Honest Kitchen’s zeal formula has joined us as our date. This is a treat party you and your dog don’t want to miss! Blueberry and Blackberry Gluten Free Dog Treats   Print Recipe Ingredients 2 cups rice flour brown or white1/2 cup the honest kitchen zeal dehydrated formula1 cup gluten-free oats1/2 cup blueberries1/2 cup blackberries1 egg1 tablespoon rosemary dried and crushed1/8 cup water Instructions Preheat oven to 325°F. Line cookie sheets with parchment paper.In a blender, add blueberries, blackberries, water, and egg. Blend for 30 seconds. Set aside.In a large bowl, combine rice flour, zeal dry food, gluten-free oats, and crushed rosemary. Mix until well combined.Pour wet mixture into the dry ingredients. Combine until a moist dough is formed.Place dough on a rice flour powdered countertop. Roll out to ¼-1/2 inch thickness. Cut out treats with cookie cutters and place on cookie sheets. Place in oven for 15-20 minutes, or until lightly brown. Turn off oven and let the cookies sit in the warm oven for another 5 minutes.Remove cookie sheets from over. Let cool for 4-5 hours. Store in refrigerator or freezer in an airtight container. Recipe Notes Any gluten-free flour tends to bake faster than regular flour, so keep a close watch on the cookies to ensure they don’t...

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