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Bananas are a great source of potassium, manganese, vitamin B6, vitamin C, fiber, biotin and copper, in addition to being low in sodium and cholesterol. Any of these three recipes will have your pet drooling for more of this highly nutritious berry.

PB & Banana Dog Cookies

A sweet pairing of potassium and protein.

Ingredients

• 1 very ripe banana
• 2 T. creamy peanut butter
• ¾ c. oat flour
• 1 egg

Directions

1. Preheat oven to 350˚.

2. Mash banana in a bowl using a fork.

3. Add remaining ingredients and mix.

4. Drop onto a greased cookie sheet

5. Bake for 12-15 minutes.

6. Cool completely before serving.

Banana & Carrot Crispies

Fruits and veggies all rolled into one.

Ingredients

• 1 ½ c. whole wheat flour
• 2 very ripe bananas
• ½ c. grated carrots
• 2 T. plain yogurt
• 4 eggs

Directions

1. Preheat oven to 350˚.

2. Mash banana in a bowl using a fork.

3. Add remaining ingredients and mix.

4. Roll out and cut with cookie cutter.

5. Place on parchment paper-lined cookie sheet.

6. Bake for 20 minutes.

7. Cool completely before serving

Banana Pupkin Biscuits

Your pup will go bananas for these treats!

Ingredients

• 2 very ripe bananas
• 1-15 oz. can of pumpkin puree
• 1 ½ c. oat flour
• 1 t. baking powder

Directions

1. Preheat oven to 350˚.

2. Mash banana in a bowl using a fork.

3. Add remaining ingredients and mix.

4. Roll out and cut with cookie cutter.

5. Place on parchment paper-lined cookie sheet.

6. Bake for 10-12 minutes.

7. Cool completely before serving

Reminder: Treats such as these should not make up more than 10% of a pet’s caloric intake. Also, stomach upset may occur in pets who do not tolerate dietary changes well.


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