Because Dogs Like Good Food Too!

Since you're here on our blog page, we're sure that you already know Blue Dog Bakery specializes in making healthy, all natural treats for dogs. But that's exactly what they are. They're treats. So what are you feeding your dog BEFORE they're rewarded with a delicious Peanut Butter & Molasses biscuit? Or a moist and chewy Softie? If it's not chock-full of ingredients that you would eat yourself, then you might want to think about switching it up. Everyone deserves to live a long and healthy life… and that includes your pets, you guys! 


So the next time you think about feeding your dog a bowl full of words that are horrible to pronounce, think again! Try out any one of the recipes below, all of which are healthy, easy to make, and can be stored for up to five days in your refrigerator.*

Chicken Casserole (pictured right)

Ingredients:
4 chicken breasts - cut into small bite-size chunks
1/2 cup of green beans, chopped 
1/2 cup of carrots, chopped
1/2 cup of broccoli, chopped
1/2 cup rolled oats
4 cups low-sodium chicken broth
1 tablespoon of fish oil (optional)


Directions:
1. Cook chicken in a non-stick skillet over medium heat until no longer pink.
2. Combine cooked chicken, vegetables, rolled oats, chicken broth, and fish oil into a large pot and cook until carrots are tender.
3. Allow to cool.
4. Store in refrigerator for up to 5 days


Doggie Chili: 

Ingredients:
4 chicken breasts - cut into small bite-size chunks
1 cup of kidney beans, drained
1 cup of black beans, drained
1 cup of carrots, chopped
1/2 cup of tomato paste
4 cups of low-sodium chicken broth

Directions:
1. Cook chicken in a non-stick skillet over medium heat until no longer pink.
2. Combine cooked chicken, beans, carrots, tomato paste, and chicken broth into a large pot and cook over medium heat until carrots are tender.
3. Allow to cool.
4. Store in refrigerator for up to 5 days.

There you have it! Quick, easy, all natural recipes for your dog to enjoy. Just make sure you don't forget doggy treat dessert!

*Note: Please check with your veterinarian before switching your pet to an entirely homemade diet. Nutrition plans may vary animal to animal.