Golden Milk Pumpkin and Cranberry Dog Treats

Golden Milk Pumpkin and Cranberry Dog Treats

Posted by on Jun 18, 2018 in diy, recipes |

A golden treat that nourishes from head to tail! Have you tried The Honest Kitchen’s Instant Golden Milk Mix? We made it a part of our Golden Milk Pumpkin and Cranberry Dog Treat recipe. A take on the ancient recipe, this instant mix is a nourishing blend of coconut milk, honey and spices made just for pets. Boasting a nourishing fusion of ingredients inspired by Ayurvedic principles, this Golden Milk mix also includes turmeric, cinnamon, and ginger. Golden Milk Pumpkin and Cranberry Dog Treats   Print Recipe Ingredients 2 cups rice flour1 1/2 cups oatmeal flour1 tablespoon the honest kitchen Instant Golden Milk Mix1/2 cup dried cranberries diced1 cup pumpkin puree2 eggs1/2 cup peanut butter Instructions Preheat oven to 350°F. Line cookie sheets with parchment paper.In a small bowl, whip eggs lightly. Set aside.In a large bowl, mix rice flour, oatmeal flour, and Golden Milk Mix. Add in cranberries and stir together.Stir in eggs, followed by pumpkin puree and peanut butter. Combine all ingredients until a moist dough is formed. Roll out onto floured surface to ½ to ¼ inch thickness. Cut using cookie cutters and place on cookie sheets. Place in oven and bake for 20 minutes. Remove from oven and let cool on racks for 1 hour. Store in fridge or freezer in airtight container. Recipe Notes If dough is too moist, add rice flour to dough as...

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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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Licks & Love Stuffed Kong Recipe

Licks & Love Stuffed Kong Recipe

Posted by on Feb 9, 2018 in recipes |

KONG and THK have a new KONG stuffing recipe that will keep your pup’s belly full of love! With just a couple ingredients, this simple recipe is the perfect way to engage bored dogs looking for entertainment. Lick & Love Stuffed Kong Recipe   Print Recipe Ingredients 1 Single Serve Cup1/2 cup warm water1/2 cup strawberries1 tablespoon KONG Stuff’N Real Peanut Butter Instructions Hydrate the single serve cup with 1/2 cup of warm water.Chop 1/2 cup of strawberries into size appropriate pieces for your pup.In a small bowl, combine Honest Kitchen with strawberries.Stuff into a KONG and seal with KONG Stuff’N Real Peanut Butter. Recipe Notes While this recipe calls for the Love flavored single serve cup, any flavor will...

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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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Gluten-Free Apple Loaf

Gluten-Free Apple Loaf

Posted by on Dec 27, 2017 in diy, recipes |

A gluten-free apple loaf recipe that’ll make your dog drool! You’d swear it was an apple cinnamon candle burning in your kitchen. But it’s not—it’s our Gluten Free Apple Loaf and it’s just for dogs. Thanks to applesauce, this gluten-free loaf is moist, delicious, and a little sweet. You’ll feel good about giving your pooch this wholesome homemade seasonal treat that comes complete with a crisp, cinnamon and apple topping. Gluten-Free Apple Loaf   Print Recipe Ingredients Apple Loaf2 cups gluten-free flour3/4 cup honest kitchen force grain free chicken recipe dry food1/2 tablespoon cinnamon1 cup apple sauce unsweetened1 tablespoon vegetable oil1 teaspoon Baking powder1 teaspoon baking soda1/8 cup Honey1 teaspoon vanilla extract2 eggsTopping1/2 cup apple diced1 teaspoon Honey1 teaspoon cinnamon Instructions Preheat oven to 350°F. Spray loaf pan with non-stick oil. In a small mixing bowl, add the ingredients for the topping – diced apple, honey, and cinnamon. Stir well and set aside. In a large bowl, add gluten free flour, force dry food, baking soda, baking powder, and cinnamon. Combine well.Add applesauce, vegetable oil, honey, vanilla extract, and eggs to large bowl and combine wet and dry ingredients. Spread the dough evenly in the loaf pan. Use a knife to ensure its spread flat. Sprinkle topping on top of loaf.Place in oven and bake for 40-50 minutes.Remove from oven. Flip loaf pan over and gently pat the bottom of the pan until the apple loaf comes out. Let it cool on racks for about an hour. Cut into slices and serve. The rest of the loaf should be sealed in a container and kept in the fridge. Recipe Notes To ensure the loaf is baked completely, insert a toothpick into the middle of the loaf. If it comes out clean, it’s ready to come...

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Gluten-Free Eggnog Loaf for Dogs

Gluten-Free Eggnog Loaf for Dogs

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

The holidays are getting spice with our Eggnog Loaf—made especially for nice dogs. Stuff your dog’s stuffing with The Honest Kitchen’s Instant Eggnog Powder, because you can make a lot more than just tasty beverage. Made with a nourishing blend of goat’s milk, honey, eggs, and cinnamon, this eggnog powder can be used to spice up a host of homemade dog treats. We’ve added it to our Gluten-Free Eggnog Loaf recipe—the perfect treat to leave out for Santa Paws! Gluten-Free Eggnog Loaf for Dogs   Print Recipe Ingredients 2 cups all-purpose gluten-free flour2 tablespoons the honest kitchen Instant Eggnog Powder1 cup gluten-free rolled oats3 tablespoons cornstarch1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda1 teaspoon cinnamon2 eggs lightly beaten1 1/2 cups plain Greek yogurt1 tablespoon Honey Instructions Preheat oven to 350˚F. Spray or rub oil on loaf tin.Beat eggs in a small bowl and set aside. In a large bowl, add gluten-free flour, Instant Eggnog Powder, gluten-free rolled oats, cornstarch, baking soda, and cinnamon, and mix together.Add Greek yogurt, beaten eggs, and honey to dry ingredients and combine well. Pour or spoon mixture into loaf pans, and fill about ¾ from the top. Place in oven and bake for 30 to 35 minutes.Remove from oven and let cool for an hour.Once cool, remove baked loaf from the tin. Cut into desired slice thickness and serve. Recipe Notes Before removing the loaf from the oven, stick a toothpick in the middle – if it comes out clean, the loaf is ready to come...

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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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Banana and Coconut Dog Treats

Banana and Coconut Dog Treats

Posted by on Nov 29, 2017 in diy, recipes |

A taste of the tropics in every delicious bite. Are you feeling brave? Brave enough to try this amazingly tasty dog treat recipe? Because Brave is made with MSC certified Pollock and organic coconut, we wanted to combine it with ingredients that would bring out its natural goodness. Gluten free coconut and oat flour, coconut water, a ripe banana, and chia seeds make this the perfect treat for pooches with sensitive stomachs. Gluten Free Brave Banana and Coconut Dog Treats   Print Recipe Ingredients 2/3 cup cup the honest kitchen’s brave formula dry, dehydrated food1 cup coconut flour1/2 cup gluten free oat flour1 banana mashed1 tablespoon chia seeds1 cup coconut water Instructions Preheat oven to 330˚F. Line cookie sheets with parchment paper.Add flours, chia seeds, and brave dry dehydrated formula in a large bowl and combine well.Mash banana in small bowl with fork and add to dry formula.Gradually add coconut water to mixture and stir. Keep adding water until a moist dough is formed. Put a small ball of dough in the middle of a cutting-board size of parchment paper. Fold paper in half with dough still in the middle. Using a rolling pin, roll dough out to ½ to ¼ inch thickness. Cut with cookie cutters and place on cookie sheets. Repeat until all the dough is used up.Place in oven and bake for 12-15 minutes.Remove from oven and let cool for 2-3 hours on cooling racks.Store in airtight containers and keep in refrigerator or freezer. Recipe Notes If your local grocery store doesn’t carry gluten free oat flour, make your own. Just add 1 cup of gluten free oats to a blender, and blend until the oats turn into a fine...

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