MAKE MONEY #2: Create and Sell Dog Treat Recipes

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Create Wholesome, Tail-Wagging DIY Dog Treat Recipes

There’s something incredibly satisfying about pampering our four-legged friends with homemade treats. Not only does it give us the chance to ensure our furry companions are getting the best ingredients, but it also lets us shower them with love in a delicious, tail-wagging form. In this blog post, we’ll explore some easy and nutritious DIY dog treat recipes that are sure to have your canine companion begging for more.

Peanut Butter and Banana Bites

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup rolled oats
  • 1/2 cup peanut butter (make sure it’s free of xylitol, a harmful sweetener for dogs)
  • 1 ripe banana, mashed
  • 1 tablespoon honey

Instructions:

  • Preheat your oven to 350°F (175°C).
  • In a bowl, mix the rolled oats, peanut butter, mashed banana, and honey until well combined.
  • Roll the mixture into small balls and place them on a parchment-lined baking sheet.
  • Flatten each ball with a fork or your fingers.
  • Bake for 12-15 minutes or until the edges are golden brown.
  • Allow the treats to cool before serving.

Sweet Potato Chews

Ingredients:

  • 2 large sweet potatoes

Instructions:

  • Preheat your oven to 250°F (120°C).
  • Wash and peel the sweet potatoes.
  • Slice them into thin strips, resembling french fries.
  • Place the sweet potato strips on a parchment-lined baking sheet, ensuring they are not touching.
  • Bake for 2-3 hours or until the sweet potato chews are dry and crispy.
  • Let them cool completely before offering them to your pup.

Cheesy Pupcakes

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup whole wheat flour
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1/4 cup unsweetened applesauce
  • 1/4 cup plain Greek yogurt
  • 1 egg

Instructions:

  • Preheat your oven to 350°F (175°C).
  • In a bowl, combine the flour, shredded cheese, applesauce, yogurt, and egg until the mixture forms a batter.
  • Spoon the batter into a greased mini-muffin tin.
  • Bake for 15-20 minutes or until the pupcakes are golden brown.
  • Allow them to cool before serving.

Conclusion:

Treating your dog to homemade goodies not only strengthens the bond between you and your furry friend but also allows you to monitor the ingredients, ensuring a healthy and happy pup. These simple and tasty recipes are just the starting point – feel free to get creative and tailor them to your dog’s preferences and dietary needs. Remember, moderation is key, and always consult your vet if you have any concerns about specific ingredients. Happy baking and spoiling your precious pup!