Easy & Healthy: 4 Recipes for Homemade Dog Treats

Homemade Dog Treats Your Pup Is Going To Love!

Don’t you just love the classic little head tilt your pup does when you say, “do you want a treat?” Before you can even make out the whole sentence, they’re sprinting to the kitchen ready for those yummy treats – “Do you want a tr-.” But it can sometimes be scary learning about all of the harmful ingredients in those treats that our dogs love so much. The best solution? Homemade dog treats! You’ll feel better knowing exactly what’s in the treats, and your dog will still love every bite. Here’s our guide to easy and healthy homemade dog treats that your pup will go crazy for!

Pumpkin Apple Homemade Dog Treats

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We have to be careful when we give our pups human food since they’re bodies don’t digest the same way ours do. But don’t worry! Everything in these homemade dog treats are safe for your dog to consume – yummy too! All you need for this recipe is some oatmeal, an apple, one egg and a cup of canned pumpkin. Get the full recipe and instructions here.

Two-Ingredient Homemade Dog Treats

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Seriously, two ingredients – that’s it! All you need is one and a half cups oatmeal, and two 4oz jars of turkey and chicken baby food, and sweet potato and pumpkin baby food. You could switch it up with any flavored baby food that you think your pup would like most, but keep in mind to not choose and baby food that contains onion, garlic or any other harmful ingredients. Read the instructions here.

Carrot and Sweet Potato Dog Biscuits

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We love these homemade dog treats because they’re a very healthy alternative to other dog treats that are filled with preservatives and other harmful ingredients. Plus, your dog is going to love tasty treats! All you need is some whole wheat flour, baked sweet potato, shredded carrots, an egg and some water. Read the baking instructions here.

Frozen Peanut Butter, Banana & Coconut Oil Dog Treats

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These are one of our favorite homemade dog treats recipes, especially on those hot summer days! They’re easy to make and perfect on those hot days to cool down your pup. All you need is some coconut oil, peanut butter and a banana. All you have to do is smash up the banana and combine the rest of the ingredients in a bowl and place the ingredients into a silicone mold (or just make small dots onto wax paper), and freeze them, and they’ll be ready to go! Read the full recipe and instructions here.