Create a Spooky Halloween Treat for Your Dog!

If, like me, you’re a huge fan of Marcus Lemonis’ The Profit show on CNBC, you’re already familiar with Bentley’s Pet Stuff. The fast-growing chain of pet supply stores launched in the Midwest but has quickly expanded into locations that now stretch from Colorado to Georgia. Bentley’s Pet Stuff sent us a recipe for some […]

Recipe: Poultry Aspic for Your Dog!

Since the Middle Ages, thickened meat broth has been coaxed into forming aspic from the natural gelatin found in beef, veal, pork, poultry, and even some fish. Before modern refrigeration, it was an ingenious way to protect the dish from spoiling by sealing it off from the air. These savory jellies also made a nice […]

Anchovy Dog Treat Recipe

We all know how much–how very, very much–our dogs love to sneak a bite of cat food, especially strong-tasting fish flavors. Now you can bake your dog a treats that’s easy to make, healthy and flavorful. The strong-tasting anchovies in this treat recipe make this a tasty option for training treat nuggets. If you don’t […]

Happy #PeanutButterCookieDay – Dog Treats for Peanut Lovers!

Happy Peanut Butter Cookie Day! Irie and Tiki definitely love peanut butter and it has been a popular ingredient in several of our most popular recipes. In honor of this special day, I wanted to give you a rundown of several easy treat recipes that feature peanut butter: Grain-free Peanut Butter Biscuits Recipe This easy […]

Recipe: Valentine Red Bell Pepper Dog Treats

Red bell peppers are a surprising favorite for many dogs, including our Irie who has developed a taste for several different fruits and vegetables. Bell peppers don’t produce capsaicin so they’re not hot like others in the pepper family. Green vs. Red Peppers You can substitute green bell peppers for red but red peppers contain […]

Recipe: Good Breath Dog Treats

We all know the familiar “dog breath” smell. First, be sure that “doggie breath” isn’t a sign of an underlying problem like an abscessed tooth or gingivitis. Your veterinarian can tell you if your dog just needs a breath cleanser or a dental cleaning. Once you’ve ruled out any kind of dental problem, consider a […]

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. […]