Peach and Pumpkin Cobbler Treats

Peach and Pumpkin Cobbler Treats

Posted by on Oct 18, 2017 in recipes |

If you think your dog is a peach, these treats are perfect for your pooch! Peaches are in season, and we decided to pick a few of the fuzzy favorites for our gluten-free Peach and Pumpkin Cobbler Treats. Peaches make a sweet treat for pups, as long as you remove the pit. We also used fresh peaches, because the canned variety is often preserved in syrup, and it’s extra sugar your dog doesn’t need. On top of that, pumpkin and The Honest Kitchen’s Perfect Form Herbal Digestive Supplement work wonders on canine digestive systems, and the gluten-free flours we added are ideal for sensitive stomachs. Peach and Pumpkin Cobbler Treats   Print Recipe Ingredients 1 cup peaches cubed1/2 cup pumpkin puree1 cup rice flour brown or white1 cup buckwheat flour1/2 cup gluten-free oats1 teaspoon cinnamon1 tablespoon the honest kitchen's Perfect Form digestive supplement1 tablespoon flax seeds ground1 tablespoon peanut butter1/8 cup water Instructions Preheat oven to 350˚F. Line cookie sheets with parchment paper.Peel fuzzy skin off peach, remove pit and cut into cubes.Add peach, pumpkin, peanut butter, and water into a blender. Blend until mixture is smooth.In a large bowl, add flours, oats, cinnamon, flaxseed, and the honest kitchen's Perfect Form, and combine.Add blender contents to dry ingredients in large bowl and mix well. Using a tablespoon, scoop out dough and roll into small balls. Place on cookie sheets and flatten with a fork.Place in oven and bake for 30 minutes.Remove from oven and let cool on racks for 3-4 hours.Store in airtight containers and keep in refrigerator or freezer. Recipe Notes Because the dough is sticky, keep your hands wet when you’re rolling the small balls for 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 recipes |

Want to make a special meal for your pup? Try this Easy Autumn Power Bowl for dogs. Using The Honest Kitchen’s Instant Beef 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. the honest kitchen's Instant Beef 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 Beef Bone Broth mix into a large saucepan, 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. the honest kitchen's Instant Beef 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 saucepan, 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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Frozen Peanut Butter and Carob Dog Treats

Frozen Peanut Butter and Carob Dog Treats

Posted by on Oct 11, 2017 in recipes |

Treats that look so good you’ll want to eat them! Does your dog have a sweet tooth? Satisfy that craving with carob—these chips look like chocolate, but are 100 percent safe for dogs to eat. That’s because carob, which comes from a dark brown pea pod, has no caffeine…but it does have a lot of fiber and plenty of antioxidants. Combined with yogurt, peanut butter, and The Honest Kitchen’s Instant Goat’s Milk, your dog will be doing all kinds of tricks to get his paws on these frozen treats. Frozen Peanut Butter and Carob Dog Treats   Print Recipe Ingredients 1 cup plain yogurt1/2 cup peanut butter natural1/3 cup Carob chips1 tablespoon the honest kitchen's Instant Goat's Milk1 teaspoon olive oil Instructions Mix yogurt, Goat's Milk Booster, and peanut butter together. Mix with spoon until smooth.Melt carob chips on stove in double boiler. Let water boil, turn down to low setting, and place top boiler with carob chips and olive oil on top of bottom pot. Stir until chips turn to liquid. Pour the melted carob into the yogurt mixture. Stir until combined.Spoon or pour mixture in ice cube trays or molds. Place in freezer and leave overnight.Pop out of mold and give to your dog to enjoy! Recipe Notes Silicone molds can make a mess when you’re moving them from the counter to the freezer. Before you pour the yogurt mixture into the molds, place them on a small cookie sheet. Then, place the cookie sheet with the mold into the freezer. No more...

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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 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 Limited Ingredient Duck Recipe. 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's Limited Ingredient Duck dry food3 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 Limited Ingredient Duck Recipe. Stir together. Add egg, peanut butter, and pumpkin puree to the bowl. Mix until combined.When bacon has 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 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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Chickpea Grain Free Dog Treats

Chickpea Grain Free Dog Treats

Posted by on Aug 23, 2017 in recipes |

Chickpea flour is a versatile and healthy flour that bakes up perfect dog treats. A gluten-free favorite for bakers, chickpea flour is full of fiber and protein. You can use it in most grain-free recipes to give your pooch a boost of calcium, magnesium, folate, vitamin B6, potassium and selenium. And did you know that chickpea flour has anti-inflammatory abilities, which helps dogs that have digestive tract issues? We’ve paired it with The Honest Kitchen’s Grain Free Beef formula, featuring beef, sweet potatoes, potatoes, organic flaxseed and organic coconut. Chickpea Grain-Free Dog Treats   Print Recipe Ingredients 1 1/2 cups chickpea flour1/2 cup coconut flour1/2 cup The Honest Kitchen's Grain Free Beef Recipe dehydrated2 tablespoons brewer’s yeast2 tablespoons flaxseed meal1 teaspoon parsley1 teaspoon ground turmeric1/2 cup vegetable broth1/2 cup vegetable oil Instructions Preheat oven to 350˚F. Line cookie sheets with parchment paper.In a large bowl, mix flours, Grain Free Beef Recipe, brewer’s yeast, flaxseed meal, turmeric, and parsley.Add broth and oil mixture to dry ingredients. Mix well and knead with hands until moist dough forms.On a piece of parchment paper, roll the dough into a ¼ to ½ thickness and cut with cookie cutters. Place on cookie sheets.Bake for 15-20 minutes. Remove from oven and let cool. Store in airtight containers in fridge or freezer. Recipe Notes Keep an eye on these treats while baking—chickpea flour bakes quickly and can turn the treats...

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Cranberry Sweet Potato Cookies

Cranberry Sweet Potato Cookies

Posted by on Aug 17, 2017 in recipes |

Cranberry sweet potato cookies are the ultimate healthy treat to hand your dog for a job well done. Dogs love anything sweet and this tasty treat combines two of the most mouth-watering, healthy snacks they can eat! Cranberries and sweet potatoes converge to create a scrumptious cookie that your dog will go wild for. Since both of the main ingredients are perfectly safe for your pup, there’s no reason they can’t snack on a couple of them a day. As an added bonus these cookies are even grain-free! Cranberry Sweet Potato Cookies   Print Recipe Ingredients 2 sweet potatoes cooked and peeled1/8 cup raw honey2 eggs large1 teaspoon ground cinnamon1/2 teaspoon baking soda1/3 cup dried (unsweetened) cranberries substitute fresh, depending on season1 cup gluten-free flour Instructions Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.Bake the sweet potatoes for 30 minutes or until soft enough to easily mash. Allow sweet potatoes to cool, then peel and mash in large bowl. Combine all ingredients and mix well until it forms a thick dough. Roll out dough onto counter and cut out cookies into desired shape. Place cookies onto baking sheet lined with parchment paper. Bake cookies at 350 degrees for 12 - 15 minutes, or until done. Let cool before serving. Recipe Notes As an added touch you can lightly layer some yummy peanut butter on top when serving one of these to your...

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Gluten-Free Sweet Potato Dog Treats

Gluten-Free Sweet Potato Dog Treats

Posted by on Aug 16, 2017 in recipes |

A healthy lifestyle starts from the ground up. And with sweet potatoes, goodness comes from the ground! This root vegetable is a source of dietary fiber and contains vitamin B6, vitamin C, beta carotene, and manganese—all wonderful benefits for people and dogs. If you’re short on time and don’t want to cook and puree sweet potatoes from scratch to use in a dog treat, we’ve used a simple hack…using sweet potato baby food instead. You get all the goodness without all the work involved. And that saved time means you can spend more quality time with your dog! Gluten-Free Sweet Potato Dog Treats   Print Recipe Ingredients 2 cups rice flour1/4 cup quinoa flour2 4.5 oz fl jars sweet potato baby food3/4 cup the honest kitchen's Limited Ingredient Duck Recipe dry dehydrated food1 teaspoon dried parsley1/2 cup water Instructions Preheat oven to 320°F. Line cookie sheets with parchment paper.In a large bowl, combine all the ingredients and combine.Because the dough is sticky, you’ll need to knead the dough with your hands. It should be moist (add more water/flour as needed).Roll tablespoon amounts of dough with your hands and place on cookie sheets. Flatten with fork.Place in oven and bake for 25-30 minutes.Take cookies out of oven and let cool on cooling racks. Store in airtight container in refrigerator or freezer. Recipe Notes Since this dough is sticky, wet your hands and the fork; this will keep the dough from sticking to your hands and to the...

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