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Pet Treats from Chuck! - Bird Cake

Recipe Information
This is for birds I also have one for humans

Chuck's Collection

Serves/Makes:One or two or four

  • 1 cup (225 ml) cornmeal
  • 1 cup (225 ml) flour
  • 1 cup (225 ml) oatmeal (Old Fashion or Quick Cooking)
  • 1 tbs (15 ml) powdered milk
  • 1/2 tsp (2 ml) baking soda
  • 1/2 cup (125 ml) grease (bacon, chicken, lard or a combination)
  • 1/2 cup (125 ml) dried bread crumbs**
  • ** I have used bread crumbs, Matzo meal, dry cake, graham cracker or cereal put in a blender to make crumbs)
  • Combine all ingredients, cut in grease until well mixed.
  • Slowly add water, stirring, until you have a thick batter.
  • Place in an ungreased 8 inch square pan.
  • Bake at 350 degrees (175 C.) for 1 hour.
  • Allow to cool in the pan.
  • Can be put in a mesh bag, left whole or broken up before feeding the birds.