Turkey, stuffing, sweet potatoes, green beans, mashed potatoes, gravy, cranberry, sweet rolls, pumpkin pie; With thanksgiving right around the corner, it’s almost impossible not to think about all the delicious food we’ll get to eat. It’s hard not to feel bad for the dog who sits quietly under the table waiting for a meager scrap of food to fall for him. But what do you do when you know it’s bad for him to get table scraps? Well, you make him his own Thanksgiving feast.
Don’t know where to start? Below is a Thanksgiving favorite that your pup is sure to love. But if this recipe doesn't work for you, there are dozens of recipes online to help you create a delicious Thanksgiving meal for your pup.What you'll need:
2 lbs. ground turkey
2 cups cooked rice
8 oz. peas
3 carrots, diced
1 apple, diced
2 cloves garlic, minced
Preheat oven to 375 degrees. In mixing bowl, combine all ingredients. Mix well by hand. On baking sheet, form into the shape of a large dog bone (or smaller dog bones if you have more than 1 dog or you plan on saving the leftovers). Bake at 375 degrees for 45 minutes. Let cool and serve.
Note: This recipe makes a large batch. I had enough to make 6 plate-sized dog bones.
So why not treat your dog to a Thanksgiving feast this year. He will thank you by letting you eat your feast in peace.