Blackberry Valentine’s Treat Recipe

Blackberry Valentine’s Treat Recipe

Posted by on Feb 1, 2016 in diy, recipes | 0 comments

Have a heart and bake some treats that are great for your dog’s heart. My heart belongs to my dog. Yes, I show my love all year round, but on February 14th, he’s treated to a little extra affection. This year, I’m proving my human devotion with The Honest Kitchen Blackberry Dog Treats. I can find blackberries in my grocery store all year long, which is a good thing. Blackberries come packed with antioxidants to fight free radicals, and also offer the benefits of fiber and an array of vitamins. We’ve also included rolled oats, which are known as a warming grain that helps strengthen the spleen, pancreas, immune systems and the heart. Honest Kitchen Blackberry Valentine’s Recipe   Print Recipe Ingredients 2 cups flour all-purpose gluten-free1 cup rolled oats1 cup blackberries fresh or frozen1 egg1/8 cup peanut butter1/2 tablespoon Honest Kitchen Perfect Form1/4 cup water Instructions Preheat oven to 350°F. Line cookie sheets with parchment paper.In a blender, mix blackberries and egg for one minute. Set aside.In a large bowl, combine flour, rolled oats, peanut butter, and Perfect Form.Add blender contents to dry mix and combine until a stiff dough forms. Use water as needed.Roll out dough to ¼ inch thickness on floured surface. Cut using Valentine’s cookie cutters and place on cookie sheets.Bake in preheated oven for 25-30 minutes. Turn off oven and let treats sit in warm oven for 10-15 minutes. Remove from oven and let cool on cooling racks for 2-4 hours.Store in refrigerator or freezer in an air-tight container. Recipe Notes If your dog doesn’t like blackberries or your grocery store is out of them, replace with raspberries, strawberries or blueberries. The treats will turn out just as...

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Pumpkin Oatmeal Spice Dog Treat Recipe

Pumpkin Oatmeal Spice Dog Treat Recipe

Posted by on Nov 17, 2015 in diy, recipes | 0 comments

Your dog will fall paws over tail in love for these pumpkin treats with a hint of spice! Is it just me, or is there something about this time of the year that makes people want to bake up a storm? It might be something in the cooler air, or perhaps the fall brings out the baker in me. Either way, this Pumpkin Oatmeal Spice dog treat recipe will satisfy you dog’s tummy in more ways than one. You already know that pumpkin is wonderful for your dog’s digestive system; but did you know that ginger helps ease upset stomachs and is a natural anti-inflammatory, while cinnamon boosts energy, circulation, cognitive function and overall brain health? Add some Honest Kitchen Perfect Form into the mix, and you’ve got yourself a power-packed treat that will have all snuggling in front of the fire with these homemade goodies. I just happened to make these cookies in time for Halloween, and they were a spook-tacular hit with the neighborhood dogs who came by my door! Halloween Pumpkin Oatmeal Spice Dog Treat Recipe   Print Recipe Ingredients 2 cups spelt flour1/2 cup rolled oats1 cup canned pureed pumpkin1 teaspoon cinnamon1 teaspoon Honest Kitchen Perfect Form1 teaspoon ginger powder or fresh2 tablespoons vegetable oil1/4 cup water Instructions Preheat oven to 375°F. Line cookie sheets with parchment paper. Combine pumpkin, oil, ginger, Perfect Form and cinnamon in a large bowl and stir well. Gradually mix in oatmeal and flour. Gradually stir in water to form stiff dough.Roll dough to 1/4″ thickness on a floured surface and cut with Halloween-themed cookie cutters.Place on cookie sheets and bake for 30-35 minutes.Remove from oven and place on cooling rack for 2-4 hours. Store in fridge or freezer in airtight container. Recipe Notes I used some dog-friendly icing to complete the scary faces—a few small dabs completed the look.  Click here to discover which type of cinnamon is safe for your...

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