Cheese Dog Treats
Similar to Southern-style "cheese straws", these cheese dog treats are delicious and your dog will love them!
1 1/2 c. Flour
1 1/4 c. Grated Cheddar
1/4 c. Veg. Oil
4 Tbl. Water
Directions: Preheat oven 350 degrees.
Cream the ingredients together, adding the water one tablespoon at a time to help bind the dough. When it begins to form a ball, roll it out on a floured surface, using cookie cutters, cut the dough into fun shapes and place on cookie sheet. Bake approx. 10 min. until lightly browned.
Makes about 30 med. size biscuits
Some people ask if dairy is ok for dogs. Some vets recommend not feeding your dog dairy and others say plain yogurt with its healthy probiotics is good for your pet.
Baggins loves cheese and has never gotten sick from it. Even when he stole a block of cheese from the table one Thanksgiving and devoured it in seconds the only repercussions were that we (the humans) didn't get any. :(
I've known other dogs to pull similar tricks. Dogs love cheese.
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The right nutrition can help your dog live a longer and healthier life. Making your own dog treats is a step in the right direction away from overly processed foods and to "real" foods.
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It's really so easy to make dog treats. I've had so many readers write and say they'll never buy treats again. So, what are you waiting for?