Homemade Pet Food

Our pets deserve the best! Here are a few homemade pet food recipes:

- Homemade Pet Food Recipes For Dogs -

Ace's Favorite Cheesy Dog Biscuits

1 1/2 cups whole wheat flour

1 1/4 cups grated cheddar cheese

1/4 pound margarine

1 tablespoon Corn oil

1 clove garlic --crushed

1 pinch salt

1/4 cup Milk --or as needed

Grate the cheese into a bowl and let stand until it reaches room temperature. Cream the cheese with the softened margarine, garlic, salt and flour. Add enough milk to form into a ball.

Chill for 1/2 hour. Roll onto floured board. Cut into shapes and bake at 375 degrees for 15 minutes or until slightly brown, and firm. Makes 2 to 3 dozen, depending on size.

Yield: 24 biscuits

Alfie And Archie's Dog Biscuits

2 1/2 cups whole wheat flour 1/2 cup dry milk --powder

1/2 teaspoon salt

1/2 teaspoon garlic powder

1 teaspoon brown sugar

6 tablespoons beef fat

1 egg -- beaten

1/2 cup ice water

Preheat oven to 350. Lightly oil a cookie sheet. Combine flour, dry milk, salt, garlic powder and sugar. Cut in meat drippings until mixture resembles corn meal. Mix in egg. Add enough water so that mixture forms a ball.

Using your fingers, pat out dough onto cookie sheet to half inch thick. Cut with cookie cutter or knife and remove scraps. Scraps can be formed again and baked.

Bake 25-30 minutes. Remove from tray and cool on rack.

- Homemade Pet Food Recipes For Cats -

Cat Cookies

1 cup whole wheat flour

1 tsp catnip

1/3 cup milk

1/3 cup powdered milk

2 tbl butter or vegetable oil

1/4 cup soy flour

1 egg

2 tbl wheat germ

1 tbl unsulfured molasses

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

Mix dry ingredients together. Add molasses, egg, oil and milk. Roll out flat onto oiled cookie sheet and cut into small, cat bite-sized pieces.

Bake for 20 minutes and let cool. Store the cookies in a sealed container.

Cat Crackers

6 ounces of undrained tuna

1 cup cornmeal

1 cup flour

1/3 cup water

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Measure all of the ingredients into a bowl and mix thoroughly with your hands. Roll out to 1/4 inch thickness and cut into treat sized pieces. Place on a greased cookie sheet. Bake for about 20 minutes or until golden. Let cool. Give to your cat and watch them gobble it up.

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