Beef & Cheese Treats - Pet Treat

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2 cups beef, cubed to about 1/2" squares
1 cup water, approximately
1/2 cup feta cheese, crumbled
1/2 cup green vegetables (spinach, broccoli, or green beans) finely chopped
2/3 cup flour
1 Tbsp beef bullion
1/2 tsp sage, ground

  • Put cubed meat in frying pan & add enough water to cover meat. Cook over a low to medium heat until meat is done. Do not let water completely evaporate; add more if needed.
  • Put meat in processor or blender & add one cup water from pan with meat juices. Puree until smooth.
  • Pour into a bowl & add remaining ingredients. Mix well.
  • Spoon mixture by teaspoonful (single treat size) onto dehydrator trays.
  • Dehydrate in your Nesco®/American Harvest® Dehydrator for approximately 5-7 hours or until completely dry outside. They will be soft inside.

    Makes about 4 dozen treats.

    Store in air-tight container in refrigerator where they will remain food for about three weeks. Excess can be frozen.

    Variations:
    You can substitute cheddar cheese instead of the feta cheese.
    Replace green vegetables with finely grated carrots.
    Replace sage with paprika.