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Dog Treats for Fresh Breath

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Since I often get questions from people who have dogs with stinky breath, I thought I’d share this recipe for fresh breath treats with you.

Let me know if you try them and how your dog likes them. 

The printable version of this recipe is towards the bottom.

Fresh Breath Treats

Ingredients:

ingredients for fresh breath treats

 

3 cups oats
1 cup fresh parsley chopped
1 medium carrot grated
1 mashed banana
½ cup plain yogurt
1 T coconut oil melted

Instructions:

  • Melt the coconut oil
  • Put quick oats into blender or food processor to make into a flour consistency.
  • Mix parsley, carrot, banana, yogurt and oil together.
  • Add flour and oats.

dough for fresh breath treats

  • Make round balls and smash flat in your hand.

treats on cookie sheet

  • Place on cookie sheet.
  • Bake 350 degrees for 25 minutes.
  • Place on cooling rack to cool.
  • Store in airtight container.

Tips:

  • Roll dough out on parchment paper for easier clean up.
  • Place parchment paper on cooling rack before placing cookies on the rack.
  • You can make these much smaller for chihuahuas. Just roll a half teaspoon amount of dough into a small ball and flatten.
     

Items Used:

  • Mixing bowl
  • Cookie sheets
  • Parchment paper
  • Cooling racks

Fresh Breath Treats

fresh breath treats in bowl

Make these fresh breath treats for your pup!

Materials

  • 3 cups oats
  • 1 cup fresh parsley chopped
  • 1 medium carrot grated
  • 1 mashed banana
  • ½ cup plain yogurt
  • 1 T coconut oil melted

Tools

  • Mixing bowl
  • Cookie sheets
  • Parchment paper
  • Cooling racks

Instructions

    1. Melt the coconut oil.
    2. Put quick oats into blender or food processor to make into a
      flour consistency.
    3. Mix parsley, carrot, banana, yogurt and oil together.
    4. Add flour and oats.
    5. Make round balls and smash flat in your hand. Place on
      cookie sheets.
    6. Bake 350 degrees for 25 minutes.
    7. Place on cooling rack to cool.
    8. Store in airtight container.



Notes

Roll dough out on parchment paper for easier clean up.


Place parchment paper on cooling rack before placing cookies
on the rack.





Be sure to check out our post on the best dog food for bad breath!

And let me know if you try these!
Cathy

 
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Peggy Crowl

Wednesday 24th of February 2021

I didn’t see anywhere to comment on your Chihuahua joke, so I’ll comment here. I have to say, my husband and I both thought it was hilarious! Thanks for a good laugh.

Cathy

Wednesday 24th of February 2021

Glad you liked it Peggy!