Folks love my homemade cat treat recipes from scratch. I have listed the other popular pet links at the end of the page.
As a pet owner, you want to give your cat the best care possible, because they are part of the family too. Caring for your cat means feeding them the best diet you can.
You can also make these salmon treats for dogs too. Just roll them a little bit bigger.
SALMON CAT TREATS
3 cups whole wheat flour
1/4 cup cornmeal
1/4 cup Parmesan cheese
2 tsp parsley flakes
1 tsp oregano
1 or 2 cans salmon, drained
1 TBS olive oil (or vegetable oil)
3/4 cup water
PREHEAT oven 350 degrees. Spray a cookie sheet with vegetable oil.
Combine all dry ingredients together and mix well. Beat the egg with the oil and add to the mixture. Add the water and mix well. Roll into 1/4 inch balls, then flatten on the baking sheet with a glass or fork.
Bake for 30 minutes and cool. Store in tightly sealed containers in the refrigerator.
1 TBS milk
3 TBS cottage cheese
2 TBS finely chopped alfalfa sprouts
Mix all ingredients together. Place 2 TBS oil in a skillet and brown all sides. Chop into pieces and serve.
KITTY CHICKEN KRUNCHERS
1-1/2 cups whole wheat flour
1-1/2 cups rye flour
1-1/2 cups brown rice flour (or all purpose)
1 cup wheat germ
1 tsp dried kelp or alfalfa
4 TBS vegetable oil
1-1/2 cups chicken broth (beef broth works too)
1 lb ground chicken
1-1/2 TBS brewer’s yeast
PREHEAT oven to 350 degrees. Grease a cookie sheet.
Mix the dry ingredients together first. Add the vegetable oil, broth and ground chicken. Mix well and roll out dough to 1/8 inch thick on a floured surface. Cut out shapes or just place the rolled dough on the greased cookie sheet and bake until golden brown. Bread into bite-sized pieces (if you did not cut them out). Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator.
Cats flip for this homemade cat treat recipe.
FISH BALL TREATS
16 ounces canned tuna in oil, drained
2 ounces cooked herring, skin removed
3 baby carrots, cooked
2 TBS bread crumbs or oatmeal
3 TBS grated cheese
2 tsp brewer’s yeast
several pinches of catnip
1 beaten egg
2 TBS tomato paste (not ketchup)
PREHEAT oven to350 degrees. Spray a cookie sheet with vegetable oil
Mash the carrots and add to the remaining ingredients. Roll into small balls and place on cookie sheet. Bake for 15 to 20 minutes, or until golden brown and firm feeling. Cool completely.