Cooking for Canines: Tasty Homemade Dog Treat Recipes

If you’re a doggie parent who’s sick of additives and harmful ingredients in your pooch’s food, then making your own dog treats is your best bet. What are the benefits of making your own dog treats? It’s easy, you control the ingredients, and best of all, you can tailor what goes into the treats based on your dog’s preferences and needs. Don’t worry if you’re not a chef, we’ve created a list of the tastiest and easiest dog treat recipes that’ll have Fido barking for more!

Peanut Butter Poppers. DogVacay CEO Karine and special guest Wendy show you a step-by-step tutorial on how to make these tasty treats. Ingredients include organic, low-sugar peanut butter, gluten-free brown rice flour, fresh baking powder, and almond milk. This recipe is perfect for pups with allergies, whether it be to gluten or dairy products. Treat your pup to a nutritious, calcium-rich peanut butter popper!

Best of Breed Dog Biscuits. These vegetarian, vet-approved biscuits are the perfect combination of texture, taste, and visual appeal. Containing oats for nutrition and parsley for color, these treats are easy on the eye and on the tongue!

Recipe: King of Arthur








Cinnamon Bun Bites. Looking for a fun activity to do with the kids? Bake some buns! These Cinnamon Bun Bites look just like the real thing, and they’re filled delicious ingredients such as cinnamon and an optional cream cheese drizzle. These tiny snacks look too delicious not to try yourself!

Recipe: Babble



Brie’s Banana and Honey Dog Treats. These crisp and flavorful dog treats contain banana, which is high in potassium, and honey, which adds sweetness. These main ingredients are often a favorite for many pups, making Brie’s recipe one that Spot will surely enjoy!






 Jen’s Microwave Doggie Donuts. Donuts for dogs? Yup! You read correctly. These delicious snacks take less than 30 minutes to make and are a winner among dogs.








Peanut Butter and Bacon Treats (Gluten-free). These treats make a beautiful and tasty gift to dogs. If you’re stuck on what to get your pup for Christmas or any other hoiday, these crunchy, healthy, and fool-proof treats will be your best friend. After just one batch, you’ll master the art of making these treats as your dogs will become addicted!

Recipe: TidyMom

Wheat-free Carob Crunchers. Is your four-legged friend not the biggest fan of wheat? If not, then these Carob Crunchers are worth a shot. With ingredients such as carob powder, vanilla extract, and cinnamon, Spot will not miss the wheat!

Recipe: Doggy Dessert Chef





Making dog treats at home for your pooch is cost-effective, easy, and fun. If you try out any of these recipes, be sure to let us know in the comments! We’re sure your pup will be one happy customer.


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