Linda Arndt ~ Canine Nutritional Consultant

Healthy Homemade Pet Treats


If your dog has a systemic yeast infection and you are looking for healthy treats, make sure they do not have any wheat in the recipes. These treats are made with oats or oat flour, which you can make in a food processor using regular oats.

Homemade Dog Treats

1 1/2 lbs of liver
1 cup of oat flour or if allergic get a non gluten flour from the health food store
2 eggs
1/2 clove of garlic

Mince meat, garlic and add other ingredients. Bake in a loaf pan for 30 minutes on 375 degrees and cut into portions. Treats can be frozen.

Microwave Easy Treat for Dogs

3 Jars baby food, meat or vegetable
1/2 cup Oat flour or non-gluten flour from health food store

Drop by teaspoon on wax paper covered paper plate, flatten with fork, cover with second paper plate. Microwave on high 4-5 min., cool, store in refrigerator.

Microwave Doggie Doughnuts

5 cups Oat flour or if allergic get a non gluten flour from the health food store
1 Egg; lightly beaten
1 tsp. Garlic powder
2/3 cup Beef or chicken broth

Place flour in a bowl, add egg and broth, mix well. Blend in oatmeal and garlic powder. Roll dough into a ball, roll out on a lightly floured surface to 1/2" thick. Cut with small doughnut cutters. Reroll scraps and repeat. Shape last bits by hand. Arrange rings on a shallow baking dish or on a sheet of parchment paper in a single layer. Cook on high 10 minutes or until firm. Let cool until hardened. Store in covered container when doggies not looking.

Muttzoh Balls

1 cup Any natural dry dog food
2 Eggs, beaten lightly
1 tsp. Olive oil
1/3 cup Cold water
Sprinkle of garlic powder
1/2 cup Chicken broth

Grind dry dog food smooth in a food processor or blender. Lightly beat egg and add oil. Mix all moist ingredients together except soup. Add to dry ingredients. Form into 1/2" balls. In large pan, bring 1 quart water to boiling to which you have added 1/2 cup chicken soup or the 2 bouillon cubes. Drop balls into boiling water. Boil for 3 minutes. Remove from water, drain and cool. Refrigerate.

Yummy Tummy Treats

3/4 cup hot broth or meat juices
1/2 cup powdered milk
1 egg, beaten
1/3 cup margarine
3 cups oat flour or if allergic get a non gluten flour from the health food store
1 clove of garlic crushed - optional

In a large bowl, pour hot water or meat juices over margarine. Stir in powdered milk and egg. Add flour, a little at a time mixing well after each addition. Knead on floured surface until you get a smooth dough and one that can be rolled out. Roll into 1/2" thickness and cut out with biscuit cutter or knife into desired shapes. Bake on greased baking sheets at 325F. for 50 minutes. Allow to cool and dry out until hard.


1/2 lb. Ground beef
1/2 cup oatmeal or oat flour or if allergic get a non gluten bread from the health food store
1 Carrot, finely grated
1 Egg; beaten
1 tsp. Grated cheese
1 tsp. Tomato paste
1/2 tsp. Garlic powder

Preheat oven to 350F. Combine all ingredients, mix well. Roll into meat balls. Place on a greased cookie sheet. Bake 15 minutes or until brown and firm. Cool and store in refrigerator in airtight container or freeze.

BJ'S Peanutty Pupcicles

1 banana
1/2 cup peanut butter
1/4 cup oats

Mash banana's and peanut butter, stir in oats. Chill 1 hour.Place in container, store in refrigerator or freezer.

Wholesome Doggie Treat Recipes from Honest Kitchen

You can use any of the Honest Kitchen Dehydrated Raw foods and exchange them in these recipes, all but the gluten free garlands.

Gluten Free Garlands

A simple, minimalist diet is helpful any time a chronic health condition that may be food related, is present. Thrive is our most simple recipe with just five whole food ingredients, plus vitamins and minerals. This recipe makes a nourishing treat for more sensitive dogs.

  • 2 cups Thrive food (must be Thrive for gluten free)
  • 1 cup hot water
  • 1 cup ground chicken
  • 2 eggs

    Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
    Combine all four ingredients in a bowl and stir until thoroughly combined. Using a teaspoon or your bare hands, mold the mixture into small patties and place on a greased baking tray about 1 inch apart.

    Bake for 10 minutes. Allow to cool thoroughly and store in an airtight container.
    For crispier treats, turn off the oven and allow the garlands to cool inside it for about 3hours.

Bonbons for The Hounds
o 1 cup Force (dry)
o 1 cup Canned or Cooked Pumpkin
o 1 Egg
o Small handful of Quinoa or Buckwheat or oat Flour

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.

Mix Equal parts of Force and Pumpkin, add the Quinoa flour and egg at the same time. Mix until well blended.

Yumalicious Chewy Cookies
Preheat the over to 350 degrees. Line a baking sheet with wax or parchment paper.

Mix in a bowl:

o 1 cup oats
o ¼ cups nutritional (torula) yeast
o ¼ cups Honest Kitchen Embark

Mix in:
o 2 large eggs
Mix in:
o 1 tbsp olive oil

Mix together thoroughly. Spoon rounded teaspoon size globs onto the baking sheet. Bake for 10-15 minutes until lightly browned.
Serve when cooled.

Tasty Meat balls

o 1 lb Ground Beef
o ½ cup Milk
o 2 Eggs
o ½ Cup Breadcrumbs
o 1 Cup Dehydrated Human Grade Dog Food.
o 2 tbsp butter or cooking oil of choice.

Hydrate the dehydrated food with 1 cup of warm water in a medium bowl, and set aside for 10 minutes. In a separate bowl, combine the beef, eggs, milk and breadcrumbs. Stir in the hydrated Honest Kitchen and mix thoroughly. If desired, the meat balls can be fed 'raw' at this stage, or refrigerated or frozen for future use.

If you prefer to cook for your dog, grease a large baking sheet with the butter or oil. Using two tablespoons, (or your hands if you prefer!) gently form the mixture into golf-ball sized spheres. Place on the baking sheet and bake for 20 minutes. Allow to cool before serving.

Embark Treats

o 1/3 cup Embark - Force or Thrive
o 1/2 cup very hot water

Combine to rehydrate in a mixing bowl for 15 min, then add the following ingredients mixing well.
o 1 egg
o 2 tblsps lowfat plain yogurt
o 2 tblsps canola oil ( or safflower)
Blend in:
o 1 cup whole oat flour

Refridgerate batter for 30 min for best results, Line baking sheet with parchment paper, drop spoon size cookies or squeeze from pastry bag. Bake about 7 min. at 400 degrees, then to crisp up leave cookies in turned off oven for 45 min to 1hour ( dependant on crispness you want and your oven).


If you don't want to go to any effort you can use: Eagle Holistic Pet Treats or check out treats.



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