10 Easy Homemade Dog Treats You Can DIY

Homemade Dog Treats image by James Lacy

They say a dog is a man’s best friend, and what better way to strengthen that bond than through homemade treats crafted with love? If you’ve ever wanted to pamper your furry companion with a delightful and healthy snack, look no further. In this blog post, we’re excited to share with you some incredibly scrumptious and nutritious recipes for Homemade Dog Treats that will have your four-legged friend wagging their tail with joy.

Picture the delight in their eyes as you present them with these homemade treats made with wholesome ingredients. Store-bought options often come with additives and preservatives that may not align with your pet’s nutritional needs. By creating treats at home, you have complete control over the ingredients, ensuring a healthy and tailor-made snack for your beloved canine companion.

  1. Our journey begins with an easy and irresistible recipe – Homemade Peanut Butter Dog Treats. These dog biscuits are not just a treat; they’re a token of your affection that your fur baby would request every week if they could.
Peanut Butter Dog Treats
Via the Cookie Rookie

2. Chicken and Beetroot Dog Treats
When incorporated in moderation, beets can be a valuable supplement to your dog’s diet. Beets boast essential vitamins and minerals, including vitamin C, fiber, folate, manganese, and potassium. Combine these nutrient-rich beets with chicken for an added protein boost, creating a delectable combination that can even win over dogs with an aversion to veggies.

Homemade Chicken and Beetroot Dog Treats
Via Three Little Ferns

3. 3 Ingredient Pumpkin No-Bake Treats
Crafted with just three wholesome ingredients, these no-bake treats are sure to win your dog’s heart. Pumpkin takes the lead, offering a rich source of fiber that aids in promoting healthy digestion. Complementing this, ginger plays a role in settling your pup’s tummy. To complete the trio, coconut oil brings a myriad of potential health benefits for your beloved canine companion. Your dog will not only love the taste but also reap the rewards of these nutritious and delicious homemade treats.

3 Ingredient Pumpkin No- Bake Dog Treats
Via Sunny Day Family

4. Banana, Peanut Butter and Oat Cookies
Not only are these homemade dog treats super easy to make but you likely already have the ingredients on hand, and it’s a great way to use up old bananas!

Banana, Peanut Butter and Oat Dog Cookies
Via It Doesn’t Taste Like Chicken

5. Easy Homemade Sweet Potato Pretzel Dog Treats
One of the tastiest and prettiest dog treats there is. It will even be tempting for the humans to eat too!

Easy Homemade Sweet Potato Dog Treats
Via Design Milk

6. Frozen Apple Dog Treat
Indulge your furry friend with the ideal late Summer/early autumn treat using this dog-friendly recipe. These treats not only provide a refreshing cool-down for your dog on a hot afternoon but also feature the beloved Autumn fruit – apples! Apples make for a healthy and natural canine delight, brimming with fiber, vitamin A, and vitamin C, ensuring your dog enjoys a delicious treat while reaping the nutritional benefits.

Homemade Frozen Apple Dog Treat
Via Irresistible Pets

7. Peanut Butter Bacon Dog Treats
Go ahead. Spoil your pup with a batch of these homemade peanut butter bacon dog treats. Their unconditional love totally deserves it. 

Peanut Butter Bacon Dog Treats
Via Sally’s Baking Addiction

8. Frozen Pumpkin and Yoghurt Dog Treats
With just two ingredients this summer treat will have your dog salivating in no time and as loyal as ever afterwards!

Homemade Frozen Pumpkin and Yoghurt Dog Treats
Via Communikait

9. Try something a little more medicinal with The Best Natural Flea Prevention Dog Treats

Nothing is more troubling than a dog (and a home) suffering from a flea infestation. With Homemade Flea Prevention Dog Treats, one can keep their cherished fur-baby free from fleas, all without the concerns of toxic side effects or the inconveniences associated with conventional flea treatments.

Homemade Natural Flea Prevention Dog Treats
Via Health Starts In The Kitchen

10. Homemade Carrot Oat Applesauce Treats for Dogs

Feel much better about giving your pooch something that is made with all-natural ingredients and isn’t full of oil and sugar.

Homemade Carrot Oat Applesauce dog treats
Via Baking Mischief

Can you use regular flour for dog treats?

Small amounts of flour are best. Whole wheat flour, Oat and Quinoa flours are recommended for dogs. Please see this in-depth breakdown of a variety of flours to see which would be best for your dog.

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