Horse Treat Recipes

posted: 05/15/12

Just like humans, horses love treats. Try these recipes on your equine friends!

Twisted Apple Peel Party Favors


Peels from 3 apples

6 carrots

Green carrot top

Confectionery sugar

Granny's Favorite Apples


1 Granny Smith apple, quartered ½ cup sugar 1 tablespoon honey 1 cup seedless grapes ½ cup raisins Pour sugar on a plate and roll each apple in it until fully covered. Place in a feed bucket and dribble honey over the apples. Garnish with grapes and raisins. --Contributed by Kate Baker of Palm Beach, FL. Carrot Maple Tidbits Ingredients: Maple syrup Bran 2 carrots, halved Pour maple syrup in a bowl, and on a separate plate, spread out the bran. Dip carrots into maple syrup and then roll them in bran until covered. --Contributed by Kim Parker of Lake Elizabeth, CA. Rabi's Peanut Butter Treats Ingredients: 1 carrot, diced Peanut butter Spread peanut butter over the top of the carrot pieces and serve.--Contributed by Tiffany Magnett of Lexington, KY. Tempting Carrot Hors(e) d'Oeuvres Ingredients: 1 carrot, diced Honey Whoa! Remember, treats should only be fed occasionally. Most important: Always ask your veterinarian whether treats are an appropriate addition to your horse's diet. All treat recipes are from The Ultimate Guide to Pampering Your Horse, by June V. Evers, published by Horse Hollow Press, Inc., Goshen, N.Y. Click here to order.

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