Chicken is one of the most common sources of protein in commercial dog food products. So it’s safe to say that it is a good source of protein to consider when preparing homemade meals for your pooch. Chicken is readily available in most regions and is a budget-friendly protein option. this Chicken casserole for dogs is made with limited ingredients and should be a suitable meal for most adult dogs.
Did you know that most homemade dog food diets for your dog are nutritionally unbalanced? Your dog’s nutritional needs are unique and will vary based on age, weight, breed, activity level, and general health.
The only person who can tell you whether this chicken casserole is adequate nutrition for your dog is your veterinarian or a trained canine nutritionist. They will likely recommend adding additional supplements to the recipe to make sure it meets all of your dog’s nutritional needs.
Chicken casserole for dogs recipe
You don’t need to feed this recipe as your pet’s main diet. You can also use it as a food attachment to attract picky eaters or to add extra nutrients to your puppy’s commercial dry food.
Recipe: Chicken Casserole for Dogs
If your veterinarian has given you permission to give your pup a homemade diet, this is a healthy and easy recipe to add to the menu. You can use any dog-friendly vegetable available. Healthy options are peas, broccoli, green beans, squash, or squash.
- Preparation time: 10 mins
- Cooking time: 10 mins
- Total time: 20 minutes
- Yield: Above 6 cups 1x
- Category: Cooked food
- Method: Stovetop
- Kitchen: Dog Food
- 2 boneless, skinless chicken breast (chopped)
- 1 cup low sodium chicken broth
- 1 cup dog-friendly vegetables (chopped)
- 1/4 cup oatmeal
- 1 teaspoon. Coconut oil
Melt the coconut oil in a pan over medium heat. Fry the chicken. Add the chicken broth, vegetables, and oatmeal. Let the recipe simmer for about 10 minutes.
Once the food has cooled, you can serve it to your dog.
- Serving size: 1/2 cup
- Calories: 201
- Sugar: 0.2 g
- Sodium: 60 mg
- Fat: 5.8 g
- Carbohydrates: 2.1 g
- Fiber: 0.3 g
- Protein: 33.8 g
- Cholesterol: 87 mg
Remember that the nutrition facts above were calculated based on your using zucchini and butternut squash. When substituting various ingredients, you will need to use an online recipe calculator for accurate nutritional information.
How much to feed: I recommend feeding about 1/2 cup of food for every 20 pounds of body weight. This recommendation applies to 2 servings per day. This is just a guideline. Lazy pets and older dogs may not need that many. It is extremely important that you ask your veterinarian about the best serving size for your dog.
How to save: The leftover chicken casserole for dogs can be stored in an airtight container in the refrigerator for 3-5 days or frozen and it can be kept for up to 3 months. Keep in mind that this recipe contains no preservatives, so it won’t last nearly as long as commercial dog food.