I need treat ideas, I have kidneys and livers to use!

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  1. Dizzy

    Dizzy Sit! Good dog.

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    I bought some kidneys and chicken livers with the grand idea of making some training treats. Usually bought treats are expensive and just too large, so I figured I'd have a go making my own....

    I have NO idea how to make small, smelly and non-slimy and gross treats out of guts though.....
     
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    I have not yet tried this recipe myself, but a friend who gave it to me swears by it:


     
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    A really easy way for the liver is to boil it for about 5 minutes or so (until it isn't pink anymore) remove and rinse, pat dry.

    Slap it onto a cookie sheet (I'd line with foil or something) and bake low......maybe 250 for about 1/2 an hour. It should look pretty leathery.

    Cool and cut into bite size pieces.

    EDIT: The above works on beef liver........if you meant chicken livers, disregard! LOL
     
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    I just take chicken livers and dump them onto a cookie sheet, bake low (250) for about 20 minutes and then take them out, let them cool, and cut them up. :)
     
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    Thanks for the ideas!
     
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    Dizzy Sit! Good dog.

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    I made a cake type thing. It better work and the dogs better love it because it was DISGUSTING!!!!!!!!!!
     
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    I also boil then bake beef liver. No need for store bought treats when the dogs go nuts over real liver :)
     
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    I do this with chicken liver. :]
     

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