Freshpet Game Day Recipes For Dogs Look Good Enough to Eat!
“Game day centers around good times and good food, so why not let our pets in on the action,” says Scott Morris, Freshpet CMO and Co-founder. “We’ve created these unique recipes using Freshpet and other fresh ingredients that not only taste great, but are healthier snack options. They look so appetizing, you might just reach for one yourself.”SECAUCUS, N.J. (January, 2015) – No game day celebration is complete without great game day food. The average tailgater attends six to ten parties a season and starts the celebration three to four hours before the big game. Make your house the first stop for your friends, and the only one that invites their canine companions to join in on the fun. Freshpet, the first company to offer fresh, refrigerated dog and cat food nationwide, encourages pet parents to make their paw-ty more interesting by serving these pup-pleasing appetizers created in the Freshpet Kitchens.
With exciting, dog-friendly recipes like Freshpet Rustic Chicken Pâté Bites and Freshpet Turkey Bacon Wrapped Sausages, you will have all the pups in the neighborhood begging for your game day invitation.
Freshpet “To Bark For” Bruschetta:
- Preheat oven to high broil
- Slice a loaf of Italian bread into ½” slices
- Place slices on a baking sheet and broil on top rack 2-3 minutes or until lightly browned
- Top each slice of toasted bread with a tablespoon of your favorite Freshpet single serve meals (Freshpet Select Tender Chicken Recipe with Vegetables & Brown Rice in Gravy shown here)
- Garnish plate with fresh mint or parsley – a small bite will naturally freshen your pet’s breath
Freshpet Turkey Bacon Wrapped Sausages:
- Place strips of Freshpet Turkey Bacon on a microwave-safe plate and heat for 10-15 seconds or until soft
- Wrap one slice of Freshpet Turkey Bacon around one Freshpet Chicken or Beef treat
- Secure with a toothpick (be sure to remove toothpick before serving to dogs)
Freshpet Rustic Chicken Pâté Bites:
- Dice your favorite Freshpet slice and serve roll into 1” cubes (Freshpet Select Chicken Recipe with Vegetables & Brown Rice shown here)
- Place cubes in small bowl and serve cold with toothpicks
Dr. Katy Nelson, Veterinary Nutrition Expert and Host of The Pet Show With Dr. Katy, has helped Freshpet create additional recipes for Fido, such as Yappy-tizer Tail Chasers, Main Couse Muttloaf, Pawsta Salad, and for dessert, Best in Show Brownies and Dalmatian Cookies. If you would like to learn more about these recipes contact Haley Bender at email@example.com .
Freshpet has a single-minded mission – to bring the power of fresh, real food to dogs and cats. And, they are committed to doing so in ways that are good for pets, for the people who love them, and for the planet we live on. That’s why all Freshpet recipes are thoughtfully prepared in the Freshpet Kitchens in Bethlehem, PA, using fresh, locally sourced ingredients. To learn more, visit freshpet.com.
Source: Forbes 12 Hottest Food Trends in 2014, Freshpet Palatability Testing July 2014