dog biscuit

noun

: a hard dry cracker for dogs

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web At the Ambassador, Enzo was greeted with a custom dog biscuit and dog toy. Debra Kamin, WSJ, 8 Dec. 2021 The number one flavor in dog biscuit treats is peanut butter. Dave Knox, Forbes, 22 June 2021 Sherry Yard, Spago’s longtime pastry chef, provided her terrific dog biscuit recipe a few years ago. Los Angeles Times, 14 Apr. 2020 The 8-year-old girl and her best friends George and Bess tackle various mysteries around their town like missing dolls, stolen ice-cream recipes and disappearing dog biscuits. Brian Truitt, USA TODAY, 26 Mar. 2020 If your canine companion needs a treat during quarantine, Amy Scattergood shares chefs’ recipes for dog biscuits — that taste good to humans too. Los Angeles Times, 18 Apr. 2020 Rose, who was recently adopted from Westside German Shepherd Rescue of Los Angeles, shows us how exhausting taste-testing homemade dog biscuits can be. Los Angeles Times, 14 Apr. 2020 Some supporters are having yard sales, selling homemade dog biscuits, and raising money through restaurant fund-raisers. Beth Thames | Bethmthames@gmail.com, al, 4 Mar. 2020 Goodman, 53, who showed up at the campaign event with Pelé, her Boston terrier, and some homemade dog biscuits. Sarah Lyall, New York Times, 28 Jan. 2020 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1823, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of dog biscuit was in 1823

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“Dog biscuit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dog%20biscuit. Accessed 3 Feb. 2023.

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