You want the best for your dog, and that includes the tasty treats he or she craves. Dog treats can sometimes be expensive, and they are not always the healthiest options. You want to give your canine the healthiest (and tastiest) treats possible without breaking the bank or requiring an immense amount of time.
There are many treats on the market that are safe, but unfortunately, dog treat ingredient regulations are not monitored all that well. The safest and most reliable route would be to make your own homemade dog treats. Adog.Co offers a variety of alternatives to name-brand puppy treats. Here are a list of five easy-to-make dog treat recipes:
This recipe is very simple! All you need to do is add an egg, oil and water, and then mix them together in a bowl and bake or microwave. For the frosting you just add water! You can make 8 cupcakes or a 6-inch cake for dogs, and the treat mixes are packaged 12 boxes per case. All ingredients are human grade and completely natural, so no dangerous chemicals to harm your pup.
For this tasty surprise, you don't even need to turn on your oven. Once you've mixed up the ingredients, make sure you're using a microwave-safe container and just zap it on HIGH for 6 to 7 minutes. To make sure the cake is done, slide a knife into the center; if it comes out clean it is done. Wait until cool and then frost.
Puppy ice cream is a sure way to cool down your pup.
Storage: You can keep the ice cream in the freezer with a secure lid for up to 2 months. The mix can be stored on shelves for up to 9 months.
Martha Stewart has devised a healthy alternative to store-bought dog biscuits. They are quick to make and can be wrapped up as gifts for your fellow dog owners. You can find the complete recipe, with measurements, on her website at www.MarthaStewart.com.
The perfect treat that is easy to make and great for after a hot day in the park is to whip up some quick peanut butter and yogurt treats. All you need is 32 ounces of vanilla yogurt and 1 cup of peanut butter.
Puppy power smoothies are full of vitamins, healthy fats and protein. They are perfect for keeping your dog healthy and strong. You will need 4 simple ingredients: parsley, carrots, greek yogurt and almond milk. Mix them together in a blender and you have made a puppy power smoothie.You typically give your dog treats out of sheer love for your pet. The special attention makes your pup happy, and giving it makes you feel good, too. Making sure that your treats are truly good for your dog's health is the best way to show your love for your dog.