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Refreshing Dog Colada Recipe

Get your pup in on the fun of sipping cocktails outside with this yummy, non-boozy (of course) carrot cocktail recipe.

Subtly sweet and packed with goodness. This healthy treat is sure to refresh as well as impress even the pickiest of pooches.


Dog Colada


  • 8 ice cubes
  • 1 cup coconut water
  • 1/4 cup goat yogurt
  • 1/3 cup mashed carrots
  • One large carrot (for garnish)
  • A small amount of coconut flakes (for garnish)


Slice the carrot into planks and use a cookie cutter to make bone shaped carrot garnish.

Dog Colada

Crush ice cubes in a blender until you have a mix of fine shaving and bigger ice bits to give some texture.

Dog Colada

Add all other ingredients and blend again briefly, pour into bowl.

Dog Colada

Garnish and serve immediately. Cheers!

Dog Colada

Yield: One Carrot Colada for a medium-sized greedy pooch!

Nutritional Facts: 107 calories, 2.5 grams of fat, 4.3 grams of protein, 18 grams of carbohydrates

Kristina Johansen is a certified canine nutritionist who runs Elmo’s Kitchen and provides guidance on general nutrition and home-prepared diets for dogs.