Holiday treats for furry friends

Dog Treats.jpg

Yes, they look yummy, but hands off! They're for the dog (or cat).

By Amy Brozio-Andrews

On day three of AOA's holiday gift guide -- a little something for man's best friend.

What?

A selection of baked pet treats from Sherry's Kitchen.

Who is it for?

Why shouldn't your pet get to join in the holiday cheer? Lord knows you have to keep them away from the lights, the tinsel (Oh god, the tinsel!), the wrapping paper, and the holiday dinner. Let them have some fun, will you?

Where can you get it?

Sherry's Kitchen, 1226 Central Ave in Albany. (518) 459-8888

How much?

Baked good for cats and dogs include carob (or yogurt) dipped bones ($0.45 each), frosted donuts ($1.50 for the small, $2.25 for the large), peanut butter cookies in a paw print box ($9.95), and bagged cheese or bacon treats ($3.95 each).

Also try:

For more pet-friendly gifts, check out Delmar's Pet Styles (316 Delaware Ave., Suite 1-2, Delmar | 518.439.3670) or Bark Avenue in Burnt Hills (810 State Route 50
Burnt Hills (518-399-PETS (7387)).

But while you're at Sherry's Kitchen, make sure you check out the list of soups and pies for people. In addition to muffin/fruit baskets and party platters, Sherry's Kitchen offers more than 70 kinds of pie in three sizes and hundreds of soups (I lost count after 200) including vegan and vegetarian options.

Find It

Sherry's Kitchen
1226 Central Ave
Albany, NY 12205

Comments

Don't forget Sloppy Kisses in Saratoga too!
http://www.sloppykissesofsaratoga.com/

I've found that the best gift for a cat is simply a box.

You know that toy you bought for your cat, the one that cost 30 bucks? Yeah, well, you just bought a $30 box that the cat loves, while he/she ignores what was once inside that box.

Matt, the same is true for little kids. This year, I'm giving my 10 month old wrapping paper, wrapped in wrapping paper. I can't wait to watch him squeal with delight as he crumples it up and throws it around the room. Next year I'm going to give him the cardboard tube. Hey look, it can be used as a telescope! Or a sword! Awesome!

Junot's so big that as cute as they are, buying fancy treats seems like a waste. I want to try making my own doggie biscuits soon.

Also, I'm trying to only buy local for my Christmas gifts this year. Too bad there are so few kids on my list - they have these very cool Amish-made toys at the co-op. However, Pants is probably dead-on on that point.

Say Something!

We'd really like you to take part in the conversation here at All Over Albany. But we do have a few rules here. Don't worry, they're easy. The first: be kind. The second: treat everyone else with the same respect you'd like to see in return. Cool? Great, post away. Comments are moderated so it might take a little while for your comment to show up. Thanks for being patient.

The Scoop

Ever wish you had a smart, savvy friend with the inside line on what's happening around the Capital Region? You know, the kind of stuff that makes your life just a little bit better? Yeah, we do, too. That's why we created All Over Albany. Find out more.

Recently on All Over Albany

Like Kings? It's the Queen City of the Great Lakes

On the People Moving to Upstate/Rust Belt Cities Article Scale that spans from "WTFLOLOLOLOL(tears)" to "Actually, Not That Bad," this Gothamist article on re-development in... (more)

How much snow is that much snow?

The snow we got from this most recent not-quite-local-snowy-apocalypse was fantastically light and fluffy -- so much so that it almost seemed fake. On Tuesday... (more)

The H is for Helen

The film H. -- you know, the one shot (and set) in Troy, that included that floating giant head in the Hudson -- is screening... (more)

What's up in the Neighborhood

Among the topics in this most recent spin around the Capital Region's online neighborhood: on who is Albany, the state of our state, fire vs.... (more)

Good wine classes?

Lauren emails: I'm looking for someone who is interested in teaching a small group (2-4) people about wine once a week for around a month.... (more)

Recent Comments

My boyfriend put up a whiteboard in our shower (thinking he could get his ideas down while in the shower)- however the steam allows about 20 seconds of writing time- so now its more of a love note board- I love pulling back the shower curtain and seeing a cute drawing and note!

Drawing: Valentine's Day dinner at Nine Pin Ciderworks

...has 86 comments, most recently from Leah

Welcome to Night Vale live show at The Egg

...has 1 comment, most recently from Laura Palmer

How much snow is that much snow?

...has 1 comment, most recently from Jason

Good wine classes?

...has 3 comments, most recently from chrisck

All that remains of the Quintessence building

...has 10 comments, most recently from Cyril