It’s not just hoomans who can enjoy frozen snacks in the summer. Help your dog cool down with some tasty homemade treats.
Quick, healthy and easy – we’ve got some recipes below. Have fun trying them out!
All you need are the following ingredients and an ice cube tray (although you might want to use an ice lolly mould for bigger dogs!).
For Instagrammable treats, invest in doggo-inspired shaped ice-cube trays. Cute pics incoming...
(Makes 30-40 cubes.)
This recipe is super flexible. You can use the same method with fresh strawberries or any other dog-friendly fruit of your choice.
For a dairy-free option, the treats freeze well without yoghurt. You can substitute with a dairy-free alternative, such as coconut milk, which is rich in nutrients. If you skip the dog-treats, these frozen goodies are human-friendly too!
Meaty ice lollies might not sound too appealing to us, but wait until your pooch gets a whiff of them…
If you need an even quicker frozen treat to keep them feeling cool - you can simply stick their favourite veg in the freezer to munch on. It requires practically zero effort, but has big results! And they're healthy too...
Here's some ideas on what to use:
Always supervise your pooch when they're enjoying any treats, to avoid choking.
And check out our blog piece on toxic summer food to make sure they're not eating anything poisonous.