Recipe: Mango Sorbet for You AND Your Dog!

Today we have a fun that you AND your dog can share…and one that’s perfect for the hot, hot weather that so many regions are tolerating right now. Our mango sorbet is a yummy dairy-free dessert makes a great ice cream, even if you or your dog is lactose intolerant. Don’t like mango? You might […]

Recipe: Liver Logs Dog Treats

Sometimes during the summer, when the temperatures go up, up, up and won’t even cool down at night, I get tired of hot foods. Cool salads seem the most soothing (and let’s don’t even talk about ice cream). Our dogs like cool treats as well as celery, with its high water content and cool crunch, […]

Recipe: Watermelon Slush for Dogs

Yesterday we were on the road all day, off to south Texas to assist two of John’s elderly relatives. Our three-hour drive took us through the town of Luling, one that’s known as the Watermelon Capital of Texas. The farmers’ market, which operates downtown in this little oil town, already had watermelons for sale–but all […]

Pumpkin Doggie Ice Cream Recipe

Although we haven’t yet hit triple digits, the weather is quickly heating up here. Tiki’s had her first (home) haircut of the summer and both dogs love swimming in the creek twice a day. Right now autumn harvest seems far in the future but just yesterday I found a pumpkin plant blooming in the woods. […]

Trick or Treat #Recipe for Halloween Dog Treats

Are you ready for doggie trick or treating? We’ve been preparing some of Irie and Tiki’s favorite pumpkin and peanut butter treats, ones that are quick and easy to make. We’ll be filling our USA-made Paws For-A-Cause treat jars with them, ready for treating and for sharing with any four-legged trick or treaters! Below you’ll […]

Confections of a Serial Frozen Dessert Killer

Looking for a cool way to treat your dog this summer? Today we have a special guest post from Jody Miller-Young of Bark & Swagger. Are you a stylish dog parent? Jody Miller-Young, pet fashion expert, editor, designer & radio host helps dog lovers live life stylishly! Discover the latest fashions, travel stories, training tips […]

Recipe: Frozen Coconut and Strawberry Swirls

After weeks of below-normal temperatures here, the mercury is starting to creep up…and I’m starting to check out some frozen recipes that I can make for us…AND for our dogs. This is a super easy frozen recipe that creates a healthy frozen treat for you and a frozen dog treat for your four-legged family members! […]

Recipe: Grain-Free Peanut Butter Biscuits

Most dog, ours included, absolutely love peanut butter. This easy recipe is grain-free; if your dog has no issues with wheat, you can substitute whole wheat flour or all-purpose flour for garbanzo bean flour. PrintRecipe: Grain-Free Peanut Butter Biscuits Ingredients1 medium banana, mashed 3 tablespoons creamy peanut butter 1 egg 1 3/4 cup garbanzo bean […]

Recipe: Dog Birthday Cupcakes!

Want to celebrate a special event in your dog’s life? Whether it’s a birthday or Gotcha Day or graduation from training class, you can celebrate with homemade cupcakes that are simple to make. Our recipe for Dog Birthday Cupcakes appears in our The Healthy Hound Cookbook and in the February issue of Woman’s Day magazine! […]

How to Make Sweet Potato Dog Chews

From The Healthy Hound Cookbook (Adams Media) Dehydrated sweet potatoes make a healthy and tasty dog chew that’s a safe substitute for rawhide. If you don’t have a food dehydrator, dehydrated treats can also be prepared in the oven at 250 degrees F for 3 hours. Be sure to cut off any green parts you […]