6 Quick & Easy Homemade Dog Treat Recipes
by Jessi Larson
Many commercial dog treats are filled with preservatives to extend the shelf life, but homemade dog treats use fresh ingredients only. You get to control exactly what you’re giving your dog, and it’s a tasty way to show your love.
Here are some great dog treat recipes to try:
Basic Dog Biscuit Recipe
If you’re new to making homemade dog treats, this is a great recipe to start with. You only need four simple ingredients and away you go! Your dog will thank you for them.
Peanut Butter & Bacon Treat
Just like humans, dogs love the sweet, filling taste of peanut butter and the salty goodness of bacon. Combine the two and you have an awesome treat for a special occasion.
Peachy Keen Chewy Oatmeal Dog Cookie
With summer right around the corner, what better than a light, fruity treat for your pooch. Peaches are high in nutrients and full of the sweet flavor dogs love.
Carrot & Banana Natural Dog Treat
Speaking of healthy, natural ingredients, this dog treat recipe packs a double punch of a fruit and vegetable. Between the carrot and banana, your dog will get a boost of vitamins in a treat that tastes great.
Simple Flour & Baby Food Dog Treat
Why didn’t we think of this? Simply combine flour and baby food for a cheap, tasty dog treat. Just make sure the baby food doesn’t have onions or onion powder!
Peanut Butter & Pumpkin Dog Treat
Peanut butter. Pumpkin. Enough said. This simple yet hearty treat makes a great snack for the active pup.