Recipe of the Week :: Yappy New Year Yum Yums
Happy New Yearrrrr! Help your dog keep his or her Rrrrresolutions with these low-fat lip-smackers. Keep in mind, these weekly recipes are not only all natural, but they are perfect bites for you and the dog in your life to share (just use separate bowls!).
2 tablespoons honey
2 3/4 cups water
1/4 cup unsweetened applesauce
1/8 teaspoon vanilla
4 cups whole-wheat flour
1 cup dried apple chips
1 tablespoon baking powder
1 tablespoon cinnamon
1 tablespoon nutmeg
2015 will be off to a barkingly perfect start once your chow-hound gets a taste of these delicious treats!
Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees.
In a bowl, mix together honey, water, applesauce, vanilla, and egg.
Combine flour, apple chips, baking powder, cinnamon, and nutmeg in a separate bowl and mix thoroughly.
Add wet ingredients to the dry ingredients and mix well, scraping sides and bottom of bowl to be sure no dry mixture is left.
Spoon into a greased muffin tin, filling each cup two-thirds full and bake for approximately one  hour. Cool and store in a sealed container.
Tah-dah!! This recipe makes about 12 stroke-of-midnight scrumptious snacks.
A big thanks to Three Dog Bakery for this recipe. For more human/canine-friendly treat ideas, check out their cookbook on AmazonSmile (and don't forget to register Friends of the Animal Village as your non-profit of choice!).