Potato & Ground Turkey Dog Food

Quick and easy homemade dog for with only 8 ingredients! This turkey and Idaho® potato dog food recipe is full of nutrients for your furry best friend.

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  • 1 tablespoon coconut oil
  • ¾ pound ground turkey
  • ½  cup water
  • 11 ounces Idaho® Russet potatoes, peeled and diced (about 2 potatoes)
  • 1 large carrot, peeled and grated
  • ½  cup zucchini, grated
  • ¼ cup apple, peeled and diced
  • 2 hard-boiled eggs, chopped


  1. Heat a heavy-bottomed pan over medium heat. Add coconut oil and ground turkey. Cook for 6-8 minutes, breaking up turkey as it cooks until turkey is cooked through. Remove from pan and set aside.
  2. To the same pan, add ½ cup water and diced Idaho® potatoes. Cover pot and let potatoes simmer for 8-10 minutes until they have softened.
  3. Uncover and add grated carrot, grated zucchini, and diced apple. Stir to combine and cook for 2-3 minutes.
  4. Remove from heat and add cooked ground turkey and chopped hard-boiled egg. Stir to combine.
  5. Set aside to cool slightly before feeding to your pup.


Leftover food can be stored in the refrigerator for up to 3 days.

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Yield: 4 cups

Cheryl Bennett
Food Blogger
Pooks Pantry

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