#Recipe 8: Meatie Nugget Bites

We are constantly looking for new recipes for Cotton, and this recipe was inspired by our friend Nikki and her dog Gizzy! It's a really simple recipe of combining just flour, meat, and other optional ingredients like ground flaxseed, shellent powder, even to hide tumeric or vegetables! Preparation time: 15mins Ingredients you will need: Lean … Continue reading #Recipe 8: Meatie Nugget Bites

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Recipe #7: Liver Bites & Brownies

The first recipe ever posted on this blog was "Recipe #1: Liver Brownies Recipe for Dogs", and because Cotton's treats jar was empty, we decided to remake those and try making our hand at someΒ liver cookies too! We have updated the liver brownies recipe, so do head over if you would like to make some … Continue reading Recipe #7: Liver Bites & Brownies

“Dehydrated” Dog Treats – No Dehydrator Needed

Recently, more and more pet owners have been buying dehydrators to dehydrated their very own dog treats for their pampered pooches. I was so tempted to hop onto the proverbial bandwagon, however, I was deterred by the fact Cotton can be quite the picky pup and my investment could very well go to waste. Hence, … Continue reading “Dehydrated” Dog Treats – No Dehydrator Needed

Recipe #6: Pup-rific Peanut Butter Cookies

What's better than peanut butter? Peanut butter cookies! These cookies were so quick and easy to make and the dough is impressively pliable -- probably one of best I have worked with! Of course, this couldn't be achieved without kitchen helper Cotton! πŸ™‚ Peanut butter is an extremely healthy source of fat and contains high … Continue reading Recipe #6: Pup-rific Peanut Butter Cookies

#DIY Recipes: Cheesy Kong stuffing

When we first purchased the Kong Classic, we were so tempted to buy the Kong specific stuffing, but they were so expensive and seemed a little too indulgent. After looking online for Kong stuffing alternatives, we came across this DIY/recipe tutorial! 1. Stuff cheese (shredded/grated/slices) into the Kong 2. Microwave on high for 5-7 seconds, … Continue reading #DIY Recipes: Cheesy Kong stuffing

Making Ground Flaxseed

Flaxseeds are considered one of the few "superfoods" and are high in omega-3, lignans, fibre and antioxidants. They have been studied and shown to help in preventing certain components of cancer such as colon, prostrate and breast cancer. They also provide great cardiovascular benefits and have been proven to help with digestion and metabolism. Although … Continue reading Making Ground Flaxseed

What’s a Typical Cotton Meal

Following the home-cooked food post, I realised I didn't really show much of what Cotton gets, so here goes! Cotton gets offals once every 2 days to constitute the 20% advised πŸ™‚ She gets picky with offals after awhile hence she doesn't get it everyday! Keep them doggies anticipating! We just boil the chicken liver, … Continue reading What’s a Typical Cotton Meal

Home-Cooked Food – A Scientific Art

With Cotton on pure home-cooked food (from now I will refer as HCF), I am obligatorily bound (hehe) to ensure her diet is whole and nutritionally complete. I want her to live forever, plus failure to do so could potentially result in skeletal problems, such as osteomalacia in which the body takes calcium from the … Continue reading Home-Cooked Food – A Scientific Art

How to make Powdered Eggshell

Eggshell calcium is probably the best natural source of calcium, and it has been scientifically proven to be readily absorbed by the human/animal body! πŸ˜€ A medium eggshell, will yield roughly a teaspoon of eggshell powder, which contains roughly 750-800mg of elemental calcium and other elements such as magnesium, iron, manganese, etc. The composition of … Continue reading How to make Powdered Eggshell

Recipe #5: Slammin’ Sardine & Oats Cookies

The tuna and cheddar cookies were a hit with both Cotton and the few doggy friends we gave them to, so we looked into other recipes to try! Since tuna works, why not sardines, right? πŸ˜€ Sardines are full of omega-3 fatty acids and Coenzyme Q10, and these fatty acids have many health benefits, like … Continue reading Recipe #5: Slammin’ Sardine & Oats Cookies