Pumpkin Spice Chicken Jerky Dog Treat Recipe
2 to 3
or more as needed
Clean the chicken breast and cut into strips, removing all the fat you can from the meat. It is easier to cut if you freeze the chicken slightly.
Blend 1 cup water, pumpkin puree, cinnamon and ginger until well combined.
Place chicken strips into the pumpkin marinade, add water until chicken is completely covered, and allow to marinate for at least an hour in the refrigerator.
Preheat oven to 180 degrees fahrenheit.
Place on a cookie sheet 1/2 inches apart, brush with marinade for additional flavor.
Dry in an oven, with the door slightly open to let out moisture, for about 3 to 4 hours, until meat is dry appearance and texture
If you have a food dehydrator that can be used to dry the chicken as well, just follow the manufactures instructions.