How To Make Homemade Dog Treats

As a new dog owner, I was pretty shocked to find how much money it took to keep my lil pup happy. After combining food, treats, toys, vaccinations, and training, it goes without saying my wallet has been pretty empty lately.

So, after doing some research I found some awesome recipes for homemade dog treats! This one’s from Kevin and Amanda and only involves three ingredients. Super easy, super tasty, puppy approved. Here we go!

Ingredients:

Homemade Dog Treats

1/2 cup of natural peanut butter, 1 cup of canned pumpkin puree, 1 3/4 cups of whole wheat flour

Directions:

1. Preheat your oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit

Homemade Dog Treats

2. In a big mixing bowl, stir the PB and pumpkin

Homemade Dog Treats

3. Add about 1/4 cups of flour at a time until the dough is no longer sticky (it took me about 1 1/4 cups).

Homemade Dog Treats

4. Roll out the dough to about 1/4″ thick on a cookie sheet

Homemade Dog Treats

5. Cut out dough and place treats on a pan.

6. Bake at 350 degrees Fahrenheit for about 8-15 minutes (it took me closer to 15).

Homemade Dog Treats

7. Let cool and then put the treats in a airtight baggie or container

Homemade Dog Treats

8. Enjoy!