The purpose of my dog treats is to teach any person or child with parental help, who want to keep their pets healthy, how to make yummy dog snacks. This recipe will take a new comer approximately 10-15 minutes to prepare and about 25-30 minutes to bake. As you become more comfortable with the procedure you will see you will cut your time in half on the preparation time. This is a fun activity for parents to do with their kids and is a good way to get them active in cooking and learning about the kitchen.
Step 1: Step 1: Gather Materials
- whole wheat flour
- powdered dry milk
- garlic powder
- brown sugar or honey
- meat or bacon drippings (bacon, ham, ground beef etc)!
- Ice water
- Oil olive
You will also need to gather small mixing bowls (2 bowls will be fine) and a spatula or cooking utensil that you prefer to use when mixing all ingredients together. You will also need a cookie sheet to place the cookies on for cooking and a cookie cutter if you want to be creative and make different shaped cookies.
Step 2: Step 2: Preparation of Bake Ware
- Preheat the oven to 350F
- Lightly Oil the cookie sheet
Step 3: Step 3: Mix Dry Ingredients
- 2 1/2 cups whole wheat flour
- 1/2 cup powdered dry milk
- 1/2 tsp. garlic powder
- 6 tbs. meat or bacon drippings (ham, bacon, ground beef etc.)
Step 4: Step 4: Add Wet Ingredients
- 1 egg, slightly beaten
- 1/2 cup Ice water
Step 5: Step 5: Prepare Dough and Cookie Sheet
- Take your cookie sheet and lightly coat the bottom of the pan
- use your fingers to pat out dough onto cookie sheet to 1/2" thick
a. if you want to cut dough into squares you can and they should be appropriate for your dogs size.*Important: Make sure when adding the wet ingredients you add as much water to the whole mixture to get them to form a ball. Don't add to much water or they will be very liquidity.
- Place either the cut out cookies or just ball shaped cookies on the cookie sheet.
Step 6: Step 6: Bake Treats
- Let bake for 25-30 minutes
*Caution: When removing the cookies from the oven use an oven mit for it will be very hot. Also keep your face away from the opening of the oven; it will be hot!
Great job you have made a fun activity for you and your kid to do, as well as a tasty treat for your pooch. Now that you are a professional with this delicious dessert for your pooch, you can add other ingredients to it. to suit your dogs own delight.