Host A Doggy Paw'ty

 

Paw'ty Time!

Looking to celebrate with your pooch?  Why not throw a paw'ty for your dog?!

All you need is a few friends, a safe space for dogs, a few decorations, some dog-friendly snacks & a sense of humour! 

Here are a few ideas to help get you started!

Pawt'y Guests

Create your guest list.

This is not really the best time for new K9 introductions, in this situation, it's best to invite dogs who already know and like each other.
Keep numbers at a minimum especially if this is your first time hosting a doggy party. 

 

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Mew'sic

Here are a few songs that we have used for our playlist at bark-day parties, Howl-o-ween, Christmas paw'rade - even a street paw'ty. 

   Woof! There It Is

Big Dog Akon 

Every Dog Has its Day  JaJa Biggs 

       Chihuahua (Beverly Hills Chihuahua Version)  

Atomic Dog

       Scooby Doo, Where Are You? 

 

 party balloons 

Paw'ty Games

Bobbing For Tennis Balls

All you need is a paddling pool, water and a few balls   

    

Musical Sit

 Same rules as Musical chairs except when you sit in the chair your dog must be in a sit too - winner gets a toy or treat  

Simon Says

The same rules apply - winner gets a toy or treat

  

Musical Statues

Same rules apply - both dog and handler must stop & stand still - winner gets a toy or treat

 

Pass the Paw'cel

When the music stops unwrap a layer, find a treat and pass it on.

  

Sausage Relay Race

 Evenly place a x4 pieces of sausage in a straight line with a finishing line at the end. The winner is the first through the line.  If there is any sausage left the player is disqualified.

 

Egg and Spoon Race

You and your dog run as a team - instead of an egg use a tennis ball

 

 Birthday Boy

  

Party Nibbles & Drinks

No party is complete without a few cakes and bakes! 

You can buy them ready-made or, you can make your own. 

 

Home Made Liver Cake

Preparation Time:

15 mins

Cooking Time:

Muffins: 30 minutes

Cake: 1 hour 15 mins

You will need

400g wholegrain spelt flour or Dove Organic flour

150g rolled oats

100g chicken liver

100g chicken breast

5 eggs

4 fluid oz sunflower oil

8 fluid oz water 

 

Conversions

Flour  -  1 cup =  128 g    |   4.5 oz

Oats  -  1 cup =   85 g      |      3 oz 

8 fluid ounces (fl oz)          = 1 cup

 

 

Method

Pre-heat the oven to 160℃ | Gas Mark 2 or 3

1. Place the flour and oats into a mixing bowl and mix well

2.  Add the liver and chicken to a liquidizer and process until small pieces

Put the flour mix into a food processor and add the eggs and chopped meat and mix well.

3. Gradually add the sunflower oil and water until the mixture is of cake mix consistency. Beat plenty of air into the mixture, you can either spoon the mixture into an 8” cake tin or you can make 18 muffins.

4. Cook for 30 minutes for muffins and 1 hour 15 minutes for the cake

5.  Remove the cake / muffins from the oven, leave to cool for five minutes and then turn them out onto a cooling rack. Leave the cake / muffins on the cooling rack until completely cold.  

Store finished cake or muffins in the fridge and use within 3 days.

 

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