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Ideas of what to put in a kong for a puppy

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Spotty528 Mon 18-Nov-19 16:49:36

Pup is 10 weeks and the kong is a huge hit. I’d stocked up on packaged puppy treats but he’s not really interested in them- he’s enjoying real food. So far he’s had tiny cubes of cheese, turkey mince and Greek yoghurt mixed up.

Any other ideas? I’m allergic to peanuts so can’t give him PB.

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MissShapesMissStakes Mon 18-Nov-19 17:34:12

My dog likes mashed banana mixed with yogurt.
I think if you google there are some good ideas.

MissShapesMissStakes Mon 18-Nov-19 17:36:09

And I freeze it too which is slightly less messy and takes him longer

StrictlyNameChangin Mon 18-Nov-19 17:38:59

Ooh following! I hear fruit, then frozen is a good call - but I can't imagine giving them a frozen one at this time of year! Mine is enough of a wuss about the cold as it is!

If you make home made broth from bones, that frozen inside it would work and be nutritious for your dog.

inwood Mon 18-Nov-19 17:45:14

Peanut butter but make sure it doesn't have xylitol in it - toxic to dogs.

Cream cheese, frozen.

Spotty528 Mon 18-Nov-19 19:28:37

Thanks, I’ll try the cream cheese first-that’s easy enough.

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Hovverry Mon 18-Nov-19 20:14:07

Frozen peas, a dab of butter, tiny bits of real meat. Slices of raw carrot. The dog treats you buy are junk food and really boring, same as dog biscuits.

Girlintheframe Tue 19-Nov-19 05:59:00

Low salt stock. Tape up the small hole, pour it in and freeze. Could add some bits of chicken, cheese etc. Mine loves mashed banana and frozen grated carrot in it too.

Bentley111 Tue 19-Nov-19 06:02:20

We put pate in ours then freeze for an hour or so just to firm up a bit.
Steamed veggies would also be a good one to try.

Spotty528 Tue 19-Nov-19 07:54:54

Brilliant ideas thank you. Would the juices from a roast chicken work? They turn to jelly don’t they?

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Rabbitradar Wed 27-Nov-19 19:52:13

Pate goes down well as does sandwich meat pastes. Always freeze them so they last longer and not messy.

LochJessMonster Thu 28-Nov-19 12:37:17

Literally anything!

Vegetables, cheese, cream, yoghurt, gravy, stock, meat, wet and dry dog food, pate, egg, tomato paste.

Freezing definitely adds another level too.

Lickimats are also good, you can pour gravy on and freeze.
www.petshop.co.uk/Lickimat-Buddy-Treat-Mat-Assorted-Colours?gclid=EAIaIQobChMI3r7I0PWM5gIViaztCh2aZQDxEAQYASABEgJXifD_BwE

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