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Thanksgiving Day is right around the corner and last year, I began doing something new. I made bone broth from the turkey carcass. This year, I want to use the leftovers to make dog treats. Here are some recipes.

It's that time of year again and I'm stunned that the year as flown by so quickly. Thanksgiving Day is right around the corner and last year, I began doing something new. I now bring home the turkey carcass for bone broth. Bone broth is an easy recipe and I love to use it as a meal topper for my dogs' raw meals during cold winter months.

This year, I decided to see what other leftovers I can pilfer from the family dinner to make treats for the dogs. Here are 10 dog treat recipes I found online.

1 – Homemade Carrot Cake Dog Treats

Dog Treat Ingredients:

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2 – Peanut Butter Dog Treats Recipe

Ingredients:

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3 – Easy Pumpkin Dog Treat Recipe

Ingredients:

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4 – Sweet Potato and Leftover Turkey Homemade Dog Treats

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup plain mashed, cooked sweet potatoes
  • 3/4 cup water
  • 1 egg, lightly beaten
  • 2 cups finely chopped, cooked turkey or chicken
  • 2 cups whole wheat flour or white whole wheat flour (see alternatives below)

Click to get the full recipe for Sweet Potato and Leftover Turkey Dog Treats.

5 – Easy DIY Turkey Sausage Dehydrated Dog Treats

Ingredients:

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6 – Turkey, Sage & Cranberry Dog Biscuits

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup raw or cooked ground turkey (or chopped turkey)
  • 1/4 cup dried cranberries finely choppped
  • 2 tsp dried sage
  • 1 cup of flour (see alternatives below)
  • 2-3 tbsp yogurt

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7 – Mini Turkey Loaf Muffin Dog Treats

Ingredients:

  • Coconut oil
  • 1 pound lean ground turkey
  • 1/2 cup pure pumpkin puree
  • 1/2 cup finely ground almond flour
  • 1/2 cup frozen peas and carrots
  • 1 large egg

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8 – Turkey and Cranberry Dog Treat Recipe

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup whole cranberries
  • 1 cup cooked turkey (no bones)
  • 3-1/2 cups whole wheat flour (see alternatives below)
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tablespoon baking powder
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1/2 cup water or broth as needed

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9 – Brie's Turkey and Cranberry Dog Bones

Ingredients:

  • 3 1/2 cups whole wheat flour (see alternatives below)
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 cup shredded cooked turkey
  • 1 cup dried cranberries
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 cup low-sodium chicken broth, or as needed

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10 – Leftover Turkey Dinner Dog Treats

Ingredients:

  • 2 cups chopped turkey, veggies
  • chicken or turkey stock or water
  • 1 egg
  • 2-3 cups whole wheat, barley or oat flour (see alternatives below)

This recipe also calls for gravy, which I wouldn't add because many gravy recipes call for flour and/or onions.

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Alternatives to Flour for Dog Treats

Many people don't recommend using white flour when making dog treats because it's not viewed as healthy, dogs may have an intolerance to this ingredient, and there are healthier alternatives.

If you are looking for an alternative to white flour, try one of the following:

Keep in mind that the texture of your treats are going to be different, so make a small test batch first when using these alternatives.

Thanksgiving Day is right around the corner and last year, I began doing something new. I made bone broth from the turkey carcass. This year, I want to use the leftovers to make dog treats. Here are some recipes.

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