SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (Mass Appeal) - Friday was Dakin Humane Society day on Mass Appeal! We headed down to Dakin to tell you more about this amazing organization, from their spay/neuter clinic, to volunteer opportunities, pet adoptions, training classes and so much more!
- The Dakin Adoption Center in Leverett
- Indoor Activities to do with your dog during winter months
- Make your own Kong dog treats!
- How to introduce your new dog or cat to your home!
- What to do about feral cats
- Find out how the Northampton Survival Center has teamed up with Dakin to provide food for animals in need.
Dakin Humane Society
171 Union St., Springfield
(413) 781 - 4000
163 Montague Rd., Leverett
(413) 548 - 9898
For more information call (413) 781 - 4000 or visit DPVHS.org.
KONG RECIPES FOR YOUR DOG!
CHEESEY ELVIS: Combine a ripe banana, 3 spoonfuls of peanut butter, and a slice of cheese. Mix until blended well. Fill the Kong and freeze.
MONSTER MASH: Instant mashed potatoes (without the salt) - or leftover mashed potatoes from dinner - mixed with crushed dog biscuits.
DOGGIE OMELET: Combine a scrambled egg, some beef, yogurt, cheese and mashed potatoes all together.
FIBER CRUNCH: Combine bran cereal with some peanut butter.
FRUIT KITTY NOODLES: Mix together some dried fruit, cooked pasta, banana and dry cat food.
BANANA YOGURT: Mix plain yogurt and mashed bananas. (You can also add a little peanut butter or other fruits.) Freeze.
PEANUT BUTTER GLUE: Fill Kong 1/3rd full of dog food. Pour in melted peanut butter (after it has cooled from micro waving). Add more dog food, followed by more melted peanut butter until the Kong toy is full. Freeze until solid.
For even MORE yummy Kong treat recipes click here!