Many human foods including chocolates, raisins, and grapes can be harmful for your dog. But what do we do when a cute, adorable pet nose makes its way into your lap at the dinner table? Well, instead of relinquishing a bite or two, consider whipping up these canine safe treats for your pet to enjoy. However, we recommend to consult your vet before you proceed making any homemade dog treats. We point you the recipe.
Homemade Dog Treat Recipe
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Total time: 30 minutes preparation + 30 minutes cooking
Yields: 4 dozens
1 cup rolled oats
1/3 cup margarine
1 cup boiling water
¾ cup cornmeal
2 teaspoons white sugar
2 teaspoons beef bouillon granules
½ cup milk
1 cup shredded Cheddar cheese
1 beaten egg
3 cups whole wheat flour
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- Preheat oven to 165 degrees Celsius (325 degrees F). In a large bowl, mix rolled oats, margarine, and boiling water. Let it stand for 10 minutes. Properly grease cookie sheets.
- Thoroughly stir in cornmeal, bouillon granules, sugar, milk, Cheddar cheese, and egg. Add in flour (1 cup at a time), until a stiff dough has formed.
- On a lightly floured surface, knead dough; mix in additional flour if necessary until the dough is smooth and no longer sticky. Pat or roll out the dough to ½ inch thickness. Cut with cookie cutter such as a bone shape, and place 1 inch apart onto the prepared cookie sheets.
- In a pre heated oven bake 35 to 45 minutes until golden brown. Cool before serving. Store in a loosely covered container.
Baking homemade dog treats is a fun way to show that your care for your pet. Follow this simple recipe and be sure about what your furry friend is eating. Do you like making treats for your pets at home? Or do you prefer store bought food?