Snapguide

How to create soft dog food for elderly dog

My dog can't chew properly anymore and I was stuck with bags of Iams dry dog food. Solution to my dilemma as follows . Ps: tried with kibble a and bits for my chihuahua, did not work

499
STEPS
TOOLS
These are the bags I'm stuck with... 3 bags 15lbs each!

These are the bags I'm stuck with... 3 bags 15lbs each!

My elderly dog penny 13 years young and counting, who inspired creAtive solutions

Add 4 cups ( that's how much she eats, could be amount you need)  to the blender, without anything more, just the dry dog food

Add 4 cups ( that's how much she eats, could be amount you need) to the blender, without anything more, just the dry dog food

Pulse the blender on high speed( on and off) and mix with a spoon during intervals. It should start looking something like this!

Pulse the blender on high speed( on and off) and mix with a spoon during intervals. It should start looking something like this!

This is how it should look when your done, like corn meal out texture, a bit grainy

This is how it should look when your done, like corn meal out texture, a bit grainy

Add 4 cups of water. It will look like soup, but magic starts to happen! Get a designated dog only spoon and stir

Add 4 cups of water. It will look like soup, but magic starts to happen! Get a designated dog only spoon and stir

It will start to thicken as you stir, keep stirring...

It will start to thicken as you stir, keep stirring...

It will get to canned dog food consistency . Penny loves me again and is able to chow down without difficulty :) I add spoonfuls of canned food at times to  spice it up for her at times HA ;)

It will get to canned dog food consistency . Penny loves me again and is able to chow down without difficulty :) I add spoonfuls of canned food at times to spice it up for her at times HA ;)

Penny approves :) I use this brand as she has a kidney condition and its all she can tolerate. Has bought 5 years of life and counting ! Other brands I've used for my other dog do not work the same :(

Penny approves :) I use this brand as she has a kidney condition and its all she can tolerate. Has bought 5 years of life and counting ! Other brands I've used for my other dog do not work the same :(

  • 4.0c Iams lamb meal and rice formula
  • Blender
  • 4.0c Water as needed start with 4cups