Summer travel tips with pets
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Wellness Pet Pup-scicle How-To:
These homemade pup-scicles are a cool, refreshing treat for your furry friend in the summertime! Made with simple nutritious ingredients like frozen fruit, plain Greek yogurt, and swirled with creamy peanut butter. Keep a batch frozen in your freezer for those hot days ahead. Pup-scicles can also be customized to your dogs favorite taste preferences and add variety such as adding crushed/crumbled treats like Old Mother Hubbard by Wellness in place of the Wellness Bowl Boosters.
- 1 frozen banana
- 2 cups frozen berries –blend of blueberries, blackberries, raspberries, and strawberries
- 1 cup plain greek yogurt – avoid using flavored or sweetened yogurt, which contains excess added sugar and may contain xylitol, a sugar alcohol that is toxic to dogs
- 1 ½ cup water
- 8 tsp creamy peanut butter
- 1/3 cup Wellness CORE Bowl Boosters® Functional Toppers
- Bowl Boosters are crafted with wholesome grains and freeze dried meats, fruits, and vegetables. They are a delicious way to add flavor and texture to your dog’s meals, as well as important nutrients.
- OR Old Mother Hubbard by Wellness treats
This recipe makes about eight dog popsicles, so you can make a batch today to have in your freezer for the summer. They only take about 10 minutes to prepare, and this recipe is easy to make for all levels.
- Blend together frozen banana, frozen berries, Greek yogurt, and water until smooth.
- Pour the mixture into popsicle molds, filling about 3/4 full.
- Sprinkle in about a tablespoon of Wellness CORE Bowl Boosters® Functional Toppers into each popsicle mold.
- Spoon a dollop of peanut butter into each popsicle mold.
- Use a butter knife to swirl the Bowl Boosters and peanut butter around in each popsicle.
- Add the popsicle sticks or stick-shaped treats.
- Freeze for a minimum of 3 hours, until the popsicles are frozen through.
- Hold the popsicle for your dog to lick!
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