CesarsWay.com has recipes for healthy pumpkin balls, basic dog biscuits and apple crunch pupcakes. MarthaStewart.com features a recipe for homemade dog biscuits that contain healthy ingredients such as wheat germ and brewers yeast.
Basic dog treats are easy to make by combining 2 and 1/2 cups of whole wheat flour, 1 teaspoon of salt, an egg, a teaspoon of beef or chicken bouillon granules and 1/2 cup of hot water, and baking. Bacon, oats, shredded cheese or liver powder can also be added.
Easy-to-make recipes for dog treats include treats made with pumpkin, peanut butter and applesauce, as well as various simple ingredients. A healthy trail mix treat is made by combining leftover foods such as meat, vegetables and fruit. Owners must be cautious to avoid using foods harmful to dogs.
To make an easy, healthy homemade dog food, brown 3 pounds of lean ground turkey over medium heat. Once the turkey is cooked through, stir in 3 cups of chopped spinach, two shredded carrots, a shredded zucchini and 1/2 cup of peas. Cook the mixture until the spinach wilts.
Homemade dog treats can be made by taking leftovers such as unseasoned meat, potatoes, vegetables (excluding onions) and fruit (excluding grapes or raisins), cutting into 1/2-inch thick pieces and coating with a light covering of cooking spray. Bake in a 200-degree F oven until dried.
The best recipe for homemade dog treats comes from the Martha Stewart website and combine the flavors of apple and cheddar cheese in a bone-shaped biscuit. The homemade dog treats can be stored for up to 2 weeks and make great gifts for furry friends.
Food network features a healthy version of macaroni and cheese using skim milk, low-fat sour cream, and Swiss and mozzarella cheese, as well as a fruit salad with melon, pineapple, apples, dried cherries and yogurt. Kidshealth promotes healthy recipes for kids to make themselves.
Two heart-healthy twists on classic recipes provided by the American Heart Association are Sweet Potato Nachos and Mango, Avocado and Black Bean Salad. Both options are full of flavor, easy to prepare and healthy for hearts.
For a healthy pumpkin soup recipe, heat 1/4 cup of water and add a chopped onion. Cook until the onion is tender. Add 1/2 cup of water, 1 can of pumpkin puree, 2 cups of unsalted vegetable broth, 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon and 1/4 teaspoon of nutmeg. Add 1 cup of milk, and heat until hot, but do not boil
One natural dog biscuit recipe contains ingredients such as corn flour, peanut butter and eggs to create a healthy biscuit dogs love. This recipe can be whipped up in less than an hour.