July is National Ice Cream Month, and thanks to PetSmart you dog can get in on the fun.
The pet retailer will be serving up free dog-friendly ice cream at certain locations to celebrate. Dog parents and their pups can visit a PetSmart store with a PetsHotel facility on either Saturday, July 20 or Sunday, July 21 to get their sweet treat. Dogs will get a free scoop of dog-friendly ice cream with a biscuit on top.
There are currently more than 200 PetsHotel locations in the U.S.
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If you aren’t near one, you can always buy a pint of dog-friendly ice cream. One of our favorite brands is Puppy Scoops. (Check out one of our dogs enjoying it.)
You can also create your own dog-friendly ice cream. Check out a few recipes below:
Strawberry Ice Cream
- 1 small carton of fresh strawberries (or frozen strawberries)
- 3 or 4 cups of low/non-fat, plain yogurt
Mash the strawberries up using a potato masher pop in your blender.
Mix the mashed strawberries with yogurt and freeze.
Bananarama Ice Cream
- 1 ripe banana
- 1 cup of peanut butter
- 2 cups of low/non-fat plain yogurt
- 2 tbsps. of honey
Mash the banana and add in yogurt
Warm up the peanut butter so it is easy to stir
Combine everything, including the honey, into a bowl
Mix up until well combined