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Thread: Homade Dog Cookies

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    Super Member chickadeee55's Avatar
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    I know, what can I say, I was bored!

    Don't they look good though, and the dogs love them. Carrots, parsely, cheese and instant potatoes.

    It is no harder than making human cookies. Well, maybe alittle harder.

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    have you posted the recipe? I would like to try these on my picky dog.

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    Veggie Bones
    3 cups minced parsley
    1/4 cup carrots, chopped very fine
    1/4 cup shredded mozzarella or parmesan cheese
    2 tablespoons olive oil
    2 3/4 cups whole wheat flour
    2 tablespoons bran
    2 teaspoons baking powder
    1/2 to 1 cup of water

    Preheat oven to 350 degrees, rack on middle level. Lightly grease a large baking sheet.

    Stir together parsley, carrots, cheese, and oil. combine all the dry ingredients and add to veggies. Gradually add 1/2 cup of water, mixing well. Make a moist but not wet dough. If needed, add a little more water. Knead for one minute.

    roll dough out to 1/2 inch thickness. Using cookie cutter or a glass, cut out the shapes and transfer them to the baking sheet. Gather the scraps and reroll and cut.

    Bake for 20-30 minutes until biscuits have browned and hardened slightly. (They will harden more as they cool.) Speed cooling by placing them on wire racks. Store in airtight tin.

    NOTE: I used instant potatoes instead of wheat flour, my dogs don't do well on wheat. (I maybe used only a 1/2 cup wheat flour mostly for rolling the dough out. I used about 3 cups instant potatoes and 1 1/2 cups water total. You can tell when you need more.) I also dehydrated them after they were baked to really dry them out.

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    Thank you! going to try this for my picky poodle

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    Thanks my little dog should like these.

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    Super Member Val in IN's Avatar
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    Thanks for the recipe! I'm going to try them out on my 13yr old German Shepherd.

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    Love the recipe, and I am sure my dog will too !! Thanks !!

    (from the dog as well !LOL)

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    Ooooooh, scooby scacks!

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    Oh my dogs will love these - thanks for sharing!
    When my daughter was a baby and teething, I used to make her homemade banana teething biscuits. The best shape for her to grasp was my dog bone cookie cutter. I didn't quite realize just what that would look like till I noticed people in the mall glaring angrily at me after they watched her gnawing happily away. ;)

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    What can I do if I do not have a hydrator to dry them out?

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