1. High Calcium Dog Food
This easy recipe appeals to dogs and strengthens their bones. Although not cheap, this dish costs less than canned dog food and you can guarantee the quality of its ingredients.
What you need
1 lb (500 g) chopped chicken or hamburger
1 L (4 cups) grilled oatmeal or brown rice
50 g (1/2 cup) of breadcrumbs
1/4 cup (50 mL) vegetable oil
15 ml (1 tablespoon) of bone meal (available at garden centers)
1 animal vitamin, crushed
125 g (1/2 cup) cheddar cheese in small pieces.
In a frying pan over medium heat, brown the meat, stirring frequently. Remove from the fire.
Add the other ingredients and enough water to prevent the mixture from being lumpy.
Let cool and store in the refrigerator for up to a week or in the freezer for up to three months.
Serve according to the weight of the dog. Serve 125 grams (1/2 cup) per day for a dog weighing 2.5 kg (five pounds); double the serving by 2.5 kg (five pounds) more. Watch your dog’s weight and adjust portions to avoid obesity.
Makes 1.5 kilograms (six cups).
2. Low fat chicken and rice recipe
If you want a nutritious feed without beef or wheat for your pet, this combination will satisfy his appetite and keep his weight under control. This dog food is also economical and prepared with fresh ingredients.
What you need:
1.5 kg (3 lb.) chicken with skin and bones
350 g (1 1/2 cups) cooked oatmeal or brown rice
1 vitamin for dog
500 g (1 lb) of fat-free cottage cheese.
Steal, cook, or microwave the chicken until it is cooked through. Let cool and cut into 1.25 cm (1/2 inch) cubes. Drain and reserve the juice for use as broth. Throw the bones away or use one of the best garbage disposals to grind them up. Cook the oatmeal or rice as directed on the package and let cool.
In a large bowl, mix the cubed chicken and the cereals. Crush the vitamin and incorporate. Drain the cottage cheese and add it to the mixture.
Keep it in a closed container in the refrigerator for up to a week.
Serve according to the weight of the dog. Serve 125 grams (1/2 cup) per day for a dog weighing 2.5 kg (five pounds); double the portion for each additional 2.5 kg (five pounds). Watch your dog’s weight and adjust portions to avoid obesity. Makes 12 1/2 cup (125 g) servings each.