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RECIPE: DOG BIRTHDAY CAKE

Today it is Co’s 3rd birthday, so I set myself the task of making her a delicious cake to celebrate!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY CO!
HAPPY BIRTHDAY CO!

This is a simple, easy to follow recipe and includes dog friendly ingredients!
The quantities I used makes 1 medium sized cake.

Ingredients needed:

  • 2 cups of white self-raising flour
  • 50g of diced, unsalted butter
  • 1 tablespoon of crushed liver treats
  • 1 cup of lactose free milk
  • 1/4 cup of carob chocolate treats or yoghurt drops (for decorating)
    Dog Birthday Cake Ingredients

Step 1: Preheat over to 180°C/350°F.
Step 2: Rub 50g of butter and 2 cups of flour together in a bowl until the mixture looks like breadcrumbs.
Step 3: Mix in 1 tablespoon of crushed liver treats.
Step 4: Slowly mix in 1 cup of milk.
Step 5: Once all the ingredients are incorporated together, place onto a floured surface. Knead the dough until it is smooth.
Step 6: Shape the dough into your desired shape. Then place in the oven and bake for 20-25 minutes, or until golden brown.
Step 7: Remove from oven and allow to cool on a cooling tray.

ready to go into the oven
ready to go into the oven
fresh out of the oven
fresh out of the oven

Decorating: Once the cake has cooled down you can decorate it. Melt carob chocolate treats or yoghurt drops in microwave, then decorate cake however you desire.
Dog Birthday Cake

Then it was time for the birthday dog to try it!

is this for me?!
is this for me?
after licking her name off she munched away at some of it!
after licking her name off she munched away at some of it!

Tip: Share some of the cake with other dog owners you know!

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