Coconut Lemon Dog Treat Recipe

Easy peasy, lemon squeezy! This dog treat recipe is simple to make and offers a tangy taste.


A slight squeeze of lemon gives the Coconut Lemon Dog Treat Recipe a tang that pooches will love. And it goes so well with coconut – that’s why we’ve added coconut flour and oil to the mix. An egg helps keep it all together, while adding protein. Both Zed and Oscar agree that this treat is one of their favorites!


Coconut Lemon Dog Treat Recipe


Makes 20 cookies


Ingredients:

1 cup flour, whole wheat or white


½ cup coconut flour


1 tablespoon coconut oil


1 lemon


1 egg


¼ cup water


Directions:


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Line cookie sheets with parchment paper.
  2. In a large bowl, add flour and coconut flour and stir together.
  3. Add egg and oil to flour and mix.
  4. Cut lemon in half. Squeeze juice into the flour mix. Make sure than no seeds fall into the bowl. Stir juice into mixture.
  5. Add water to the mixture and stir until a firm dough forms. You may need to use your hands to ensure that all of the dough sticks together.
  6. Roll out dough to ¼ inch thickness and cut using cookie cutters. Place on cookie sheets.
  7. Place cookie sheets in oven and bake for 20 minutes.
  8. Remove from oven and let cool on racks for an hour.
  9. Store in airtight containers and keep in refrigerator or freezer.
Amy Tokic
Amy Tokic

Amy Tokic, Editor of PetGuide.com, is a passionate animal lover and proud pet parent of Oscar, a Shih Tzu/Chihuahua cross, and Zed, a Japanese Chin. Her love of animals began in kindergarten, when she brought her stuffed dog Snoopy into class with her every day. Now, she writes about her adventures in pet ownership and tirelessly researches products, news and health related issues she can share with other animal enthusiasts. In her free time, Amy loves perusing used book and record stores, obsessing over the latest pet products available and chasing squirrels with wild abandon (a habit attributed to spending too much time with her pooches).

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