If you're looking for a gift for a friend who has everything, make a tin of canine snacks for their favorite canine. Here are a few favorite K9 recipes for our furry friends.
Canine Carrot Cake
1 cup whole wheat flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon soy flour
1/4 cup chopped, unsalted peanuts
1/4 cup vegetable oil
1 teaspoon vanilla
1/3 cup honey
1 cup ground or grated carrot
Combine flours, soda and peanuts.
Mix in egg, oil, vanilla, honey and carrots until well combined. Pour mixture into a cake pan, and bake at 325 degrees for 15 to 20 minutes. Remove from pan and cool on rack, cut into wedges and serve.
Puppy Dog Peanut Butter Cookies
½ stick butter
½ cup of peanut butter
2 tbs sugar
pinch or salt
whole wheat flour
Melt 1/2 stick butter in a saucepan, and, with the heat still going, add two eggs and stir briskly until it is one glutinous mass. Remove from heat. Add 1/2 a cup of peanut butter, two tablespoons of sugar, a pinch of salt, and two or three handuls of whole-wheat flour.
Bake in an 8X8 square baking pan for 15 minutes or until brown on edges.
Cool and serve in small quantities.
Yummy Doggie Cookies
1 3 1/2 oz jar of baby food, liver or beef
1/3 cup wheat germ
2/3 cup lowfat powdered milk
Mix and drop by the tablespoon onto greased cookie sheet. Bake at 350 degrees for 12 to 14 minutes. Let cool before giving to your dog.