Cool Treats for Dogs: Watermelon Ice Cubes
It is summertime and you and your furry friend are ready to go out and enjoy the sunny days at the park. however, it is very important to know how essential is to keep your pet always hydrated specially during summer days, so why not to do it with frozen treats?
Frozen treats are a great and easy option to help your dog to beat up the hot days and enjoy of some delicious and refreshing cool treats!
Here we go with the watermelon Ice cubes recipe:
Watermelon Ice cubes:
2 cups of Watermelon (seedless)
1 cup of Coconut water
1 tablespoon of honey (optional)
Put the 2 cups of seedless watermelon into the blender, add one cup of the coconut water and finally add 1 tablespoon of honey (option), then you just have to blend everything together and put the mix into the ice cubes trays and freeze until solid (approx. 3 to 4 hours).
Now your dog is ready to enjoy these tasty and refreshing watermelon cool treats!
Benefits of Watermelon
watermelon has a lot of benefits for dogs, this super fruit is a great choice because it is an excellent source of vitamins A, B6, C and potassium, also it is low in calories and the best part is that it can help avoid dehydration since they are made up of mostly water. However, it is very important to keep in mind that we cannot feed our furry friends with the seeds or rind because seeds could cause intestinal blockage and the rind can cause gastrointestinal upset. So make sure you remove them!
Disclaimer: I'm neither a vet nor an animal nutritionist, Each individual is responsible for all decisions when trying new foods. This Blog is written and produced for informational purposes only.