Broccoli & Beef Casserole

2 cups ground beef (ground chicken or turkey can substitute)
1 cup buttermilk or yogurt
2 cups bread crumbs
1 cup instant oatmeal
1-1/2 cups broccoli stems, chopped and very lightly steamed
3 eggs, beaten
3 tablespoons olive oil
Mix all ingredients together and pour into a loaf pan or casserole dish that has been greased with olive oil.  Bake at 350º for 45 minutes.  Cool completely before serving.  Refrigerate remaining portions.
Excerpted from Dr. Khalsa’s Natural Dog: A Holistic Guide for Healthier Dogs by Deva Khalsa, VMD. Copyright © 2009 BowTie Press. All rights reserved.