Turkey Pumpkin Dog Treats

 This holiday season, show your pup how thankful you are with a special treat! Bond Vet Clinic shares a Thanksgiving recipe that combines the savory goodness of turkey and the seasonal delight of pumpkin puree. These dog treats are bound to make your dog's tail wag with joy. Let's dive into the easy-to-follow recipe that will have your pup drooling for more!



Packed with lean ground turkey and nutrient-rich pumpkin puree, these treats provide a boost of essential nutrients, ensuring your pup's well-being.


To whip up these Thanksgiving dog treats, you'll need:

  • 1/4 lb lean ground turkey (use 99% lean)
  • Water (enough to fill the pot, reserve 1/2 cup)
  • 1/4 cup 100% pumpkin puree
  • 1 tbsp plain unflavored gelatin powder


Follow these simple steps to create these delicious treats:

  1. Put the ground turkey into a pot and fill it with water (enough to cover). Cook on medium/high heat for about 10-15 minutes.
  2. Transfer the cooked turkey, along with 1/2 cup warm water from the pot, and 1/4 cup of pure pumpkin puree into a blender. Mix until smooth.
  3. Stir plain, unflavored gelatin powder into the mixture with a spoon, ensuring even incorporation.
  4. Place two silicon molds onto a baking sheet for support and spoon the mixture into each mold, filling to the top.
  5. Move to the refrigerator for 2 hours or until fully set.
  6. Remove the treats from the mold.
  7. Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 4 days.

Show your pup some extra love this Thanksgiving with these homemade turkey pumpkin dog treats. Thanks to Bond Vet Clinic for sharing this recipe! Let the holiday festivities begin for your pup.

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