Pure Spirit is a Twin Cities leader in dog training and is an internationally renowned specialist in animal communication.

Pure Spirit is dedicated to creating understanding between people and animals. Through appreciation of our differences, we can learn to live in harmony with our companion animals and the wild ones who share our planet. Each animal is an individual with their own needs, expectations and personalities. Understanding their individuality and clearly defining our own expectations will help us to bridge the gaps between us and create a relationship that is engaging, supportive, beneficial and fulfilling for both people and animals.

Tuna Cat Treats (But Dogs Like Them TOO!)

Ingredients:Jericho the grey cat

½ cup     Whole wheat flour

½ cup     Nonfat powdered milk

½ can     Tuna or ½ cup chopped cooked chicken

1 Tbsp   Vegetable oil

1             Egg

¼ cup     Water

*Catnip (optional)


Preheat oven to 350 degrees and grease cookie sheets with cooking spray.

  1. In large bowl, mash the tuna (or chicken) into smaller pieces. Then add flour and milk. Mix well.
  2. After all is mixed pour in water and oil. Mix well again.
  3. Now, beat egg in separate dish until egg gets a foamy texture. Add to mix.
  4. Mix well. The dough mix will be sticky.
  5. Using your fingers shape dough into small bite size balls, about the size of a marble. Put balls on greased cookie sheets. Flatten balls with hand.
  6. Bake for 10 minutes. Remove treats from oven wait five minutes and turn treats over so other side will cook. Bake 10 more minutes or until golden brown in color.

Place treats on cookie rack to cool. Cool for 15 minutes. NEVER give treats to your pet right after cooking.

*You can add the catnip in the recipe or sprinkle on top of treats. They like it either way.
Store in air tight container and store in fridge or cool dry place.