Gluten-Free Blueberry and Carrot Dog Treats

Gluten-Free Blueberry and Carrot Dog Treats

Posted by on Feb 22, 2017 in recipes |

A little bit of blueberry goes a long way in this delicious dog treat recipe! Who says that gluten-free has to be boring? There’s nothing dull about these Gluten-Free Blueberry and Carrot Dog Treats. Along with a healthy dose of fruits and veggies, we’ve also added The Honest Kitchen Perfect Form digestive supplement, rosemary, and parsley. It’s a power-packed treat for your power-packed dog! Gluten-Free Blueberry and Carrot Dog Treats   Print Recipe Ingredients 2 cups rice flour brown or white1 carrot shredded1 cup blueberries1 tablespoon The Honest Kitchen Perfect Form1 cup applesauce1 egg1 teaspoon Baking powder1 teaspoon rosemary1 teaspooon parsley1 tablespoon olive oil Instructions Preheat oven to 350°F. Line cookie sheets with parchment paper.Add blueberries, shredded carrot, egg, and applesauce to blender. Blend until pureed. In a large bowl, add rice flour, Perfect Form, baking powder, rosemary, parsley, and olive oil. Mix well.Add contents of blender to the dry ingredients in bowl. Mix until moist dough is formed.Roll out on rice-floured surface and roll out to ½ inch thickness. Cut using cookie cutter and place on cookie sheets.Place in oven and bake for 20-25 minutes.Remove from oven and let cool overnight. Store in airtight container or bag. Recipe Notes If the dough is too sticky, add more rice flour until desired consistency is...

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Marvel Pupcakes

Marvel Pupcakes

Posted by on Feb 16, 2017 in recipes |

This year marks my dog Ernie’s 5th birthday! I forgot his birthday last year so I wanted to be sure to make this year was extra special. To celebrate, Ernie joined his Leash Your Fitness running class on a trail run and celebrated after by sharing some pupcakes with his class. Because Ernie is the pickiest dog I know, he personally taste tested this recipe to make sure it was up to par. I whipped up this birthday treat by using his usual food, Marvel, with some added goodies. Complete with a Nuzzle on top, these pupcakes were a huge hit with Ernie’s pack! Check out this recipe for a treat that’s sure to please even the pickiest of pups!   Marvel Pupcakes   Print Recipe Ingredients For muffin1 cup Honest Kitchen Marvel Turkey and Parsnip1/3 cup coconut flour1 1/3 cup warm water12 oz. ground turkey, rawFor Frosting1/4 cup plain yogurt1/4 cup cream cheese2 tbsp all-natural peanut butter12 Nuzzles 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 40 minutes or until the muffins are crispy on top and a knife can slide out clean. Cool completely.While the muffins are in the oven, combine yogurt, cream cheese 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 Nuzzle. Recipe Notes You can use any Honest Kitchen diet in this recipe but keep in mind that different diets hydrate to different thicknesses, 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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Blooming Coconut Frozen Treats

Blooming Coconut Frozen Treats

Posted by on Feb 8, 2017 in recipes |

All you need is four ingredients to make these easy frozen dog treats! This winter, your dog needs to chill out…with these Blooming Coconut Frozen Treats! Your dog’s skin may get dry in the colder weather, so a boost of coconut oil will help keep him from scratching up a snow storm. As well, coconut oil helps aid your pets’ digestion—a perfect partner for The Honest Kitchen’s Pro Bloom supplement. Blooming Coconut Frozen Treats   Print Recipe Ingredients 1 cup coconut oil1 cup peanut butter1 tablespoon The Honest Kitchen Pro Bloom1 teaspoon cinnamon Instructions Add all ingredients into a small pot on stove. Set on low heat.Stir until melted and combined, and then remove from heat.Spoon or slowly pour mixture into silicone baking trays and place in freezer overnight.Pop treats out of the molds and place in sealed container for future use. Recipe Notes Make sure the peanut butter you’re using is dog friendly – check the label to ensure it doesn’t contain...

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Pumpkin Molasses Dog Treats

Pumpkin Molasses Dog Treats

Posted by on Jan 25, 2017 in recipes |

Don’t let the cold weather keep your dog from enjoying these gluten-free treats! Winter time is a perfect excuse to break out a few new recipes for the pooches in your house. Our Pumpkin Molasses homemade dog treats are not only easy to make, but might tempt you to sneak a bite! In moderation, molasses is a wonderful sweetener that’s perfect for use in dog treats. In fact, molasses contains vitamin-B6, copper, iron, calcium, potassium, and other beneficial minerals. And for a digestive boost, we’ve added Pro Bloom and pumpkin puree to the mix. Pumpkin Molasses Dog Treats   Print Recipe Ingredients 2 1/2 cups gluten-free flour1 tablespoon The Honest Kitchen Pro Bloom1/2 cup pumpkin puree1 egg4 tablespoons molasses1 teaspoon cinnamon1 tablespoons vegetable oil4 tablespoons water1/4 teaspoon baking soda1/4 teaspoon Baking powder Instructions Preheat oven to 350°F. Line cookie sheets with parchment paper.In a large bowl, blend the egg, pumpkin, molasses, vegetable oil, and water together.Add the gluten free flour, Pro Bloom, cinnamon, baking soda, and baking powder into the wet mixture, and stir until a soft dough forms.Scoop dough by teaspoon and roll into balls.Place balls on cookie sheets and flatten with a fork. Bake for 25 minutes.Remove from oven and let cool to room temperature.Store in fridge or freezer in airtight container. Recipe Notes If the fork sticks to the dough while pressing, spray with non-stick...

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Chicken & Woofles

Chicken & Woofles

Posted by on Jan 6, 2017 in recipes |

Chicken & Woofles   Print Recipe Ingredients 1 cup spelt flour1 tsp baking soda1 tbsp Honest Kitchen Pro Bloom2 eggs1/2 cup water4 tbsp coconut oil1 tbsp Honey2 tbsp almond butter2 tbsp Joyful Jerky Chicken Bites1 tbsp Honest Kitchen Pro Bloom or Bone Broth Instructions Stir together dry ingredients in a bowl.Whisk the egg, water, 2 tbsp coconut oil, honey and almond butter in a separate bowl.Combine wet and dry ingredients and mix well.Pour the batter into your waffle maker. Use ¼ cup of batter a time for each waffle.Once the waffles are cooked, combine 2 tbsp of coconut oil and 1 tbsp of Honest Kitchen's Bone Broth or Pro Bloom and drizzle over the waffles. Top with bits of Joyful Jerky Chicken Bites. Recipe Notes Make your own human version of Chicken and Waffles and enjoy a lazy Sunday morning breakfast with your...

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Gluten-Free Banana Bread for Dogs

Gluten-Free Banana Bread for Dogs

Posted by on Jan 5, 2017 in recipes |

We’ve taken a homemade favorite and turned it into a gluten-free, canine classic. What do you do with your ripe bananas? You’d use them to bake up some banana bread, of course. Share that classic treat with your pooch and make this gluten-free banana bread that’s just for dogs. Sweeten with honey and spiced with a touch of cinnamon, this doggy version of banana bread will have your pup drooling before it comes out of the oven. Gluten-Free Banana Bread for Dogs   Print Recipe Ingredients 2 cups gluten-free flour1 cup coconut flour1 tablespoon The Honest Kitchen Perfect Form1 tablespoon cinnamon1 teaspoon Baking powder1 banana mashed1/8 cup Honey1 egg lightly beaten1 cup apple sauce unsweetened1/2 cup almond milk Instructions Preheat oven to 325° F. Spray a loaf pan with non-stick cooking spray.In a large bowl, whisk the gluten-free and coconut flour, Perfect form, baking powder, and cinnamon.In a separate bowl, mash the bananas.Add the honey, egg, applesauce and almond milk to the mashed banana.Add the wet mixture to the dry mixture. Stir together until combined.Scoop mixture into loaf pan and spread evenly.Bake for 45-50 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted comes out clean.Remove from oven, and let the banana bread cool in the pan for 5 minutes on a wire rack.Release the bread from the pan and let cool completely on a wire rack before serving. Recipe Notes If you don’t have almond milk, substitute with...

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Gluten-free Banana and Pumpkin Dog Treats

Gluten-free Banana and Pumpkin Dog Treats

Posted by on Dec 21, 2016 in recipes |

Warm and fuzzy feelings guaranteed with our Gluten-free Banana and Pumpkin Dog Treats! There’s no place like homemade for the holidays! There are so many reasons to get into the spirit of the season, and there’s no reason why you can’t spoil your dog with a little lovin’ from the Honest Kitchen oven. Our Gluten-free Banana and Pumpkin Dog Treats hit the spot with pumpkin, banana, and cinnamon, along with the Honest Kitchen goodness of Pro Bloom and Embark. Gluten-free Banana and Pumpkin Dog Treats   Print Recipe Ingredients 3/4 cup coconut flour3/4 cup brown rice flour3/4 cup tapioca flour1/4 cup dry powdered milk1/3 cup Honest Kitchen Embark dehydrated food1 tablespoon Instant Goat's Milk Pro Bloom1 cup pumpkin puree1 banana mashed1 teaspoon cinnamon1 egg1/4 cup olive oil Instructions Preheat oven to 325°F. Line cookie sheets with parchment paper.In a small bowl, mix pumpkin puree, banana, egg, and oil, and stir until well combined. Set aside.In a large bowl, mix all flours, powdered milk, Embark dehydrated food, Pro Bloom, and cinnamon.Add wet mixture to dry. Mix until a moist dough forms – use your hands if necessary.Roll out dough to about 1/4″ thickness onto a floured surface (use rice flour). Cut into desired shapes and place treats on lined cookie sheets.Bake for about 25-30 minutes or until light golden.Place on cooling rack for 2-4 hours. Store in fridge or freezer in airtight container. Recipe Notes You need to keep an eye on your gluten-free dog treats while they’re baking. Cookies made with gluten-free flours tend to bake quicker than regular...

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Almond Butter Bark for Dogs

Almond Butter Bark for Dogs

Posted by on Dec 21, 2016 in recipes |

This almond butter bark treat for dogs is a delicious, easy-to-make recipe that will leave your dogs barking for more… bark! Almond Butter Bark   Print Recipe Ingredients 1 cup almond butter1 tbsp coconut oil1/4 cup Proper Toppers3 tbsp unsweetened coconut flakes3 tbsp unsweetened dried cranberries Instructions Line an 8" x 8" baking dish with parchment paper. Spray lightly with cooking spray.Place the almond butter and coconut oil in a microwave-safe dish and microwave for 30 second increments until the mixture is melted and creamy.Pour the mixture into the prepared baking dish and top with crumbled up Proper Toppers, coconut flakes and dried cranberries.Place in the freezer for 1 hour.Peel the bark off the parchment paper and break into bite-sized pieces.Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 2 weeks. Recipe Notes Feel free to use peanut butter instead of almond butter and your choice of dog-friendly...

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Snow-conut Holiday Treats

Snow-conut Holiday Treats

Posted by on Dec 15, 2016 in recipes |

These holiday-inspired, deliciously cute snowman treats for pups are the perfect answer to a snowy day spent indoors.  They’ll keep your pups happy and will give you and your family a fun activity to do if you’re stuck inside during cold weather.  Feel free to make a whole snow family including some snow pets!  These will make a great addition to your gingerbread house! Snow-conut Holiday Treats   Print Recipe Ingredients 1/3 cup plain yogurt1 cup almond flour2 tbsp coconut oil3/4 cup dried coconut flakes2 tbsp Honey1 bunch broccoli Optional2 tbsp dried cranberries Optional2 tbsp dried blueberries Optional2 tbsp dried papaya Optional1 cup carrot sticks Optional1/2 cup raw sweet potato Optional Instructions Add the yogurt, almond flour, honey and coconut oil to a bowl and combine. Roll into bite sized balls and roll in coconut flakes.Use balls to form your snowman or snow-pup.Keep in refrigerator or freezer in air tight container until needed. Recipe Notes Decorate your snowman using dried cranberries, dried papaya, broccoli (makes a great hat!), dried blueberries, carrot sticks or small cuts of raw sweet...

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