Homemade Dog Treat Recipes

Here are some tasty homemade treats you can make for your dog.

Tuna Biscuits for Dogs

1 cup yellow cornmeal or 1/14 cup corn flour
1 cup oatmeal
1/4 tsp. baking powder
1/2 tsp. garlic powder
1 small can tuna in oil, do not drain
1/3 cup water

Grind oatmeal in processor to make a coarse flour. Set aside in small bowl. In food processor, mix tuna with the oil, and water
then add all the rest of ingredient. Pulse till mixture forms a ball. Pulse to knead for 2-3 minutes. Knead on floured surface till it
forms a soft ball of dough. Roll out to a 1/8″-1/4″ thickness. Cut into shapes. Bake on lightly greased cookie sheet , at 350 for
20-25 minutes. Cool completely.

Homemade Beef Cookies for Dogs

2 6-ounce jars of beef-and-vegetable baby food
1 cup of wheat germ
2 cups of nonfat dry milk

Preheat your oven to 350 degrees. Mix all ingredients in a large bowl with a fork. Drop by small spoonfuls onto a greased pan. You can flatten slightly or you can cut into fun shapes such as bones, paws, ect. Bake for 12-15 minutes until slightly brown at the edges. Let cool. Store in the refrigerator for up to one week. Give to your pooch and let them enjoy! You can substitute the baby food for any flavor you like.

Chicken Popsicles for Dogs

2 cubes chicken bouillon
small cooked pieces of chicken
2 cups water

Disolve the bouillon in the water. Spoon some bouillon into an ice cube tray or into small plastic cups and put some chicken pieces in it. Repeat until bouillon is used up. Place in the freezer until frozen.

Chicken Garlic Chewies

2 cups whole wheat flour
1 cup cornmeal
3 tbsp olive oil
3 eggs (beaten)
5 fresh garlic cloves
1 pound chicken giblets and hearts (or chicken liver)
1/2 cup juice from boiling chicken giblets

Place olive oil, fresh eggs, chicken stock, fresh peeled garlic cloves and boiled chicken gizzards in the blender. Blend until well mix, a little chunky not quite smooth. Put the blended mixture in a bowl and mix in the flours and cornmeal. Form treat shapes and place on greased cookie sheets. Bake 20 minutes in a 450 degree oven. Store in the refrigerator or freeze. The garlic is good for their heart and is a natural flea deterrent.

Warning: If you have doubts about feeding this recipe to your dog, you should ask your veterinarian to be on the safe side. Your vet will most likely tell you this recipe is fine as a special treat. However, you should not feed your dog only human food. Dogs need certain vitamins in their diet. You must consult your veterinarian if you plan on feeding your dog only homemade food.