On 11/29/05, Michael L wrote:
> On 11/29/05, Popcorn wrote:
>> Do you have any "recipies"? My birds love treat stick things
>> but if I could make them that would be good! Thanks
> Here's a quick and easy "Peanut Butter Cookie" for your bird.
> 2 eggs
> 1/3 cup peanut butter
> 1/3 cup whole wheat flour
> 1/3 cup rolled oats
> 1/4 cup raisins
> 1/4 cup pellets
> 1/4 cup seed (millet, hulled sunflower, sesame, flax, etc.)
> Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Spray a cookie sheet with non-
> spray or oil.
> Place pellets in a plastic bag and crush or use a food processor
> to pulverize. Put the pellets in a large mixing bowl or if you
> used a food processor, continue mixing in that bowl.
> Add remaining ingredients and beat with electric mixer until
> dough. If need be, use your hands to finish the mixing to make
> sure all ingredients are thoroughly mixed.
> Tear off small pieces and roll into marble-sized balls. Place
> cookie sheet. Flatten with fork first in one direction and then
> the other to make a criss-cross pattern on the cookie.
> Bake for 10-20 minutes depending upon the size you made the
> cookie. Watch for them to be done. Cool completely and serve
> your birds. Makes about 40 small cookies. Can freeze or keep
> This is a forgiving recipe and you can add many different items
> as you see fit for the tastes of your bird.
> Michael L
Thanks! I'll try that when I get a spare bit of time. Can you add
fresh veggies and such (green peppers, peas, carrots, ect.)? I
think my birds will love them!