2. Pumpkin Carrot Bites - Holiday Dog Treat Recipe
3/4 cup canned pumpkin (get the kind that has ONLY pumpkin in it)
1 egg, slightly beaten
1/4 cup shredded carrots
1 cup whole wheat flour
Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
Stir pumpkin, egg, carrots and flour in a large bowl until moistened.
Roll the batter into small balls and place on a baking sheet.
Bake for 30 - 35 minutes.
Source: Pawsitively Pets
5. Toasted Pumpkin Seeds - While you should never feed any of your halloween pumpkin to your dog after they have been lurking on your doorstep for a few days, the insides when fresh can provide a wonder of nutrients. The seeds, can be cleaned and roasted to provide a tasty treat for both you and your dog. They omega 3 fatty acids, which have beneficial anti-inflammatory effects. They also contain Cucurbitin, an amino acid which acts as a natural de-worming agent.
For a tasty snack that you and your dog can both enjoy, simply spread pumpkin seeds on a cookie sheet, and bake in a preheated 160°F to 170°F oven for 15 to 20 minutes.
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