Mattawan Animal Hospital

Providing Quality Pet Care Since 1976

50588 CR 652

Mattawan, MI 49071


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Do-It-Yourself Dog Treats
Homemade pet treats make pets happy!

*If your pet has been prescribed a special diet or has diet restrictions, please consult one of our veterinarians before preparing any of the below recipes.


  • 2 cups flour

  • 1/2 cup cornmeal

  • 1tablespoon brown sugar

  • 1 grated apple

  • 1 beaten egg

  • 1/3 cup vegetable oil

  • 1/4 cup peanut butter

  • 1/4 cup milk

  • 1 tablespoon molasses

Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Mix dry ingredients. Mix wet ingredients. Combine both mixtures together. Roll mixture into small balls and place on ungreased cookie sheet. Flatten top with a fork making a criss-cross design. Bake for 15 minutes. cool before storing. Yields about 3 dozen.

"Bad Breath Busters"

  • 2 cups brown rice flour

  • 1 tablespoon activated charcoal (can be purchased at a drug store)

  • 3 tablespoons canola oil

  • 1 egg

  • 1/2 cup chopped fresh mint

  • 1/2 cup chopped fresh parsley

  • 2/3 cup lowfat milk

Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Lighly oil a cookie sheet. Combine flour and charcoal. Add all the other ingredients and mix well. Drop teaspoonfuls on oiled sheet, about 1 inch apart. Bake 15-20 minutes.


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