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Puppy Chow Recipe

Looking for an easy Puppy Chow recipe? Learn how to make Puppy Chow using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by danader

Makes 12 servings



A healthy mix of chicken, rice, barley, and vegetables that is an economical and healthy alternative to commercial canned or pouch dog food.

Recipe Ingredients for Puppy Chow

5 cups chicken, thigh, meat only
2 cups cooked brown rice
2 cups cooked barley
1 cup peas
1 cup carrots

Recipe Directions for Puppy Chow

  1. Buy a Family Pack of chicken thigh/leg sections and roast at 350 for 3 hours in a covered pan with 1/4 cup water. Cool, remove skin and de-bone.

  2. Steam 1 cup of brown rice (makes about 2 cups cooked). Combine 1 cup dry barley with water and pan dripping and cook until plumped, about 10 minutes, makes 2 cups. Add 2 cups mixed frozen peas and diced carrots.

  3. Combine all ingredients and simmer together for 15 minutes. Cool and portion out into snack-sized zip-lock baggies. Makes 12 5.5 oz portions.

  4. Cost is a buck or two less than a (12) pouch carton of Mighty Dog pouches.

Categories

Chicken, Main Dish, American, Advance

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 141.9g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
325
Calories from Fat
31
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
3.4g
5%
Saturated Fat
0.8g
4%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
45mg
15%
Sodium
49mg
2%
Potassium
391mg
11%
Total Carbohydrates
49.3g
16%
Dietary Fiber
7.3g
29%
Sugars
1.4g
Protein
23.9g
Vitamin A 33% Vitamin C 9%
Calcium 3% Iron 13%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
A
  Good points
  • Low in saturated fat
  • Very low in sodium
  • Low in sugar
  • High in manganese
  • High in niacin
  • High in selenium
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