Homemade Dog Food Recipes Grain Free:
This Homemade Dog Food Recipes Grain Free, recipe is great for dogs with common protein allergies, on a grain free diet and looking to maintain a healthy coat. This recipe combine venison, potatoes, and kale for a satisfying grain free low fat alternative.
Ingredients:7 ounces (raw weight), venison, cooked
1 cup potato, cooked
1 cup kale, cooked
2 teaspoons sunflower oil
4 teaspoons Azestfor
This recipe will yield approximately 1 lb of food. Equating to 680 calories (Kcals) Approximately enough servings of food for one day for an 25 lb dog to maintain weight.
In a large skillet or pot place cubed or ground venison. Add just enough water to cover. Bring to a boil. Cover and simmer gently for about 30 minutes or until venison is cooked.
Remove from heat. Drain excess liquid.
Add fresh, finely chopped kale to the cooked meat. The heat will lightly cook the kale.
Cook the potatoes by boiling them in water. They can be mashed or cubed into bite size – depending on the preference of your dog. Begin checking the potatoes after around 5 minutes of boiling; most potatoes will be done in 10 to 20 minutes. Potatoes are done when tender: The potatoes are done when they are tender all the way through. You can test this by poking the potato with a fork, paring knife, or skewer.
Sunflower oil is added as a source of linoleic acid. If you would like a substitute oil you can add Wheat germ, Walnut or Corn oil in the ratio of 1.2 per 1 teaspoon of sunflower oil.
When the meat and potatoes are cool to touch you can add the Azestfor nutritional supplements and sunflower oil. Heat destroys the potency of vitamins.
Instructional Cooking Video - Homemade Dog Food Recipes Grain Free:
The recipe can be prepared in large batches and frozen. It will keep for up to a year in the freezer, or one week in the fridge.
Freezing vitamins preserves their potency. I would recommend portioning the food into meal size servings before freezing it.
To defrost a frozen meal – put it in the fridge overnight.
We suggest dividing the daily amount into two servings, one in the morning and one in the evening. Every dog’s nutritional requirements are a little bit different due to age & amount of exercise. If your dog is losing weight, increase food by 1/4 cup a day, if they are gaining weight reduce accordingly.Weight of Dog
5 lbs to maintain weight 8/9 cup (5.4 oz) per day
10 lbs to maintain weight 1 1/2 cup (9 oz) per day
15 lbs to maintain weight 2 cups (12.3 oz) per day
20 lbs to maintain weight 2 1/2 cups (15 oz) per day
30 lbs to maintain weight 3 1/4 cups (20 oz) per day
40 lbs to maintain weight 4 1/4 cups (25.5 oz) per day
50 lbs to maintain weight 5 cups (30 oz) per day
60 lbs to maintain weight 5 3/4 cups (35 oz) per day
70 lbs to maintain weight 6 1/2 cups (43 oz) per day
80 lbs to maintain weight 7 cups (43 oz) per day
90 lbs to maintain weight 7 3/4 cups (47 oz) per day
Shopping Check List:Venison
Azestfor Homemade Dog Food
Freezer bags or other storage containers