Fruity Fat Buster

If your dog is on a diet, a healthy and tasty dog smoothie or tidbit should hit the spot. You will soon see your furry friend skipping round the block, minus the flab.

Makes: 3-4 portions
Preparation time: 15 minutes
Cooking time: 20-25 minutes

1 banana or apple, finely sliced
50 g (2 oz) dried apricots, chopped
25 g (1 oz) dates, chopped
100 ml (31/2 oz) low-fat live natural yogurt
1 teaspoon honey

Place the fruits, yogurt and honey in a small bowl and toss together until all the fruits are well covered with the yogurt and honey. Serve over regular dog food or as a snack. Makes 3-4 portions.