Sweet Peanut Butter and Banana Dog Treats

Sweet Peanut Butter and Banana Dog Treats

Posted by on Mar 30, 2016 in recipes | 0 comments

It’s a PB & B treat for your furry best friend! I love peanut butter and banana sandwiches. Whether they’re a quick and easy snack or a comfort meal, PB & B really hits the spot. And it was this sandwich that inspired this Sweet Peanut Butter and Banana dog treat recipe. To sweeten the deal, these homemade goodies also feature honey, wheat bran, and The Honest Kitchen Perfect Form supplement. They’re easy to make and you probably have all the ingredients you need already in your pantry! Peanut Butter and Banana Dog Treats   Print Recipe Ingredients 2 cups buckwheat flour1/2 cup wheat bran1 tablespoon The Honest Kitchen Perfect Form1/3 cup peanut butter1 banana mashed1/4 cup Honey1 egg Instructions Preheat oven to 300°F. Line cookie sheets with parchment paper.Mash banana in small bowl. Stir together the egg, peanut butter, banana, and honey in a large bowl and blend thoroughly.Stir in the buckwheat flour, Honest Kitchen Perfect Form and wheat bran, and mix well. Turn dough out onto a floured countertop and roll out to 1/4 inch thick. Cut into shapes with a cookie cutter, and place on prepared baking sheets.Bake treats in oven for 25-30 minutes, or until golden brown.Remove from oven and cool on a wire rack for 3 to 4 hours.Place in an airtight container or bag and keep in refrigerator or freezer until needed. Recipe Notes I used dog-safe candy melts for the cookie decoration that I bought in bulk. I find that these melts are cheaper than the ones found in craft stores and just as...

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Orange Pro Bloom Dog Treats

Orange Pro Bloom Dog Treats

Posted by on Mar 16, 2016 in recipes | 0 comments

A little sunshine in every bite! There’s something about citrus fruits that feels and tastes fresh, zesty and fabulous! Oranges are like a burst of sunshine, wrapped in an eco-friendly peel and conveniently sized to pack in a lunch. But did you know that dogs can enjoy all the benefits and flavor of this wonderful fruit? We use both the juice and the peel in this dog treat recipe, along with ground pumpkin seeds, honey, and The Honest Kitchen’s Pro Bloom supplement. Orange Pro Bloom Dog Treats   Print Recipe Ingredients 1 orange zested/grated and juiced1 tablespoon Honest Kitchen Pro Bloom2 cups spelt flour1/2 cup pumpkin seeds ground1 cup oat flour1 egg1/4 cup Honey1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract Instructions Preheat oven to 350°F. Line cookie sheets with parchment paper.In a blender or food processor, grind sunflower seeds to a meal or powder consistency. Combine flours, ground sunflower seeds and Pro Bloom in a large bowl. Add egg, vanilla extract and honey to dry ingredients and mix well.Lightly grate or zest the orange peel, and add to mixture. Slice orange in half. Squeeze juice into bowl – don’t worry if pulp gets into the dough. Knead dough into ball. Split the dough into four or five smaller balls. Roll each ball onto a flat countertop covered with parchment paper and roll to ¼ to ½ inch thickness. Cut with cookie cutters and place on cookie sheets. Place in oven and bake for 12-15 minutes. Remove from oven and let cool on racks for 1 to 2 hours.Place in an airtight container or bag and keep in refrigerator or freezer until needed. Recipe Notes If any orange seeds fall into your mix, remove them from the dough. They could pose a choking hazard for smaller...

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Frozen Berry Treat Recipe

Frozen Berry Treat Recipe

Posted by on Jun 24, 2015 in recipes | 0 comments

During the sweltering days of summer, give your dog a treat that’s totally cool. It’s too hot to cook. But your pooch is panting for a cool treat. What’s a pet parent to do? For easy and healthy treats you can pull together in a matter of minutes, try our Frozen Berry Treat recipe. Just mix, pour and freeze—it doesn’t get much easier than that. And you can substitute your dog’s favorite summer fruit into the mix—try it with strawberries or watermelon, as long as the fruit is safe for your pooch. And the added benefit of Pro Bloom offers a boost of live culture probiotics and digestive enzymes. Frozen Berry Treat Recipe   Print Recipe Ingredients 1 cup assorted berries frozen or fresh1 cup yogurt plain1 tablespoon Honey (optional)1 tablespoon The Honest Kitchen Pro Bloom Instructions Add assorted berries, yogurt, Pro Bloom and honey to blender. Puree until smooth.Pour in ice cube trays and cover with plastic wrap or bags to avoid spills. Leave overnight to freeze.Take trays out of freezer, let sit out for 2 minutes and remove from tray to serve. Recipe Notes This recipe uses The Honest Kitchen ProBloom Dehydrated Goats Milk. If you want to make fun frozen shapes for your pooch, you can buy cool silicone molds in a variety of styles. They work just as well as ice cube trays and it's easier to pop the frozen treats out of the...

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Recipe: Cinnamon Roll for your Dog (and You)!

Recipe: Cinnamon Roll for your Dog (and You)!

Posted by on Apr 29, 2015 in recipes | 0 comments

Treats tend to get the bad wrap of being unhealthy. But that isn’t always the case; this recipe contains canola oil, which has heart-healthy mono and polyunsaturated fats as well as omega 3 fatty acids. So you don’t have to feel bad for giving your pet one…or two treats (because you can’t say no to that cute begging face). Recipe: Cinnamon Roll for your Dog (and You)!   Print Recipe This recipe contains canola oil, which has heart healthy mono and polyunsaturated fats as well as omega 3 fatty acids. Ingredients Roll Ingredients:2 Cups buckwheat flour1 tsp. Baking powder1/4 tsp. salt1/2 Cup water1/4 Cup Canola oil1 egg2 Tbsp. Honey2 Tbsp. Oats2 tsp. cinnamonIngredients For Icing:1/4 Cup Light cream cheese1 Tbsp. Milk Instructions Combine all the ingredients for the rolls in a medium to large size bowl. Stir until it is evenly mixed. Set out the light cream cheese so it can get soft for the icing. Use your hands to pack the dough together into a large pile.Move the dough to a cutting board and use a rolling pin to roll it out until it resembles the shape of a rectangle less than half an inch thick. Using a knife cut off the excess dough on the sides so the rectangle is even and straight. Preheat your oven to 325 degreesCut the dough into strips about 1-2 inch wide and 4-6 inches long (Depending on the size of the dog your making it for).Lightly drizzle a line of honey along the inside of each strip and sprinkle a dash or two of oats over the honey. Starting from a long edge of a strip, roll up jelly-role style and pinch the edge to the roll to seal.Spray a cookie sheet with non-stick spray and place rolls at least an inch apart from each other. Bake for 10-15 minutes. While rolls are baking, combine the light cream cheese and milk for icing. Stir well and spoon it into a plastic bag. When rolls are done let them cool for at least 15 minutes. Once they have cooled, cut off one of the bottom tips of the plastic bag for the icing and drizzle over top of the rolls.(Your dogs favorite step) It's time to let your dog enjoy a piece of your hard work! He/She will probably be startled that this time the yummy cooked treat you made was for them! This is a cinnamon roll recipe for your dog but if you want to try one of the dog treats you made then go for it. You know exactly what went into them and who knows, you might even find it tasty! Refrigerate the remaining treats. Recipe...

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