If there is one thing that we can all agree on, it’s that the best dog treats are homemade dog treats! Maybe you are just starting out learning how to make dog treat for your pooch or perhaps you are veteran dog treat baker! Either way, I hope you enjoy browsing through and eventually using some of these tasty dog treat recipes!
Dog Treat Recipes For Everyone
I’m sure that most of you visit my site for the same reason; to find healthy dog treat recipes. However, you’re all probably looking for different types of recipes that best suit your own dog’s needs.
For example, some of you probably have older pets (like me), who can’t chew hard dog bones and treats anymore. You’ll want to check out my list of dog treat recipes with baby food. Dog treats that are made with baby food come out really soft and they are great for seniors! There are most likely a bunch of you that have the chubby guys at home and you’re wondering where you can get your hands on some low fat dog treat recipes. Then there are those of you who are interested in things like organic dog treats, vegetarian dog treats, and gourmet dogs treats. Don’t worry, I’ve got that covered too!
I’ve also set up an area on my website that allows you to share your favorite dog treat recipe and ask questions (or answer them) regarding homemade dog treat recipes. In fact I would encourage you to participate because the more knowledge added to the site, the better it will be for everyone!
After reading the “about me” section on my website, a lot of you have showed interest in starting your own dog bakery business and you have requested information on this as well. Because I have been in the homemade dog treat business for the last decade I took the time to write a “How To” Dog Bakery Business E-book that is great for anyone looking to get started in the business. I’m also throwing in a free copy of one of my dog treat cookbooks that is full of easy dog treat recipes for you to use with your business.
Easy Dog Treat Recipes
If you can’t find what you are looking for on this page, I’m sure if you search my site you will find what you are looking for. Just enter your search term into the box at the top of the page for a look at the entire website.
A lot of the dog treat recipes found here are made with fresh vegetables so not only do they taste great, they are low fat too! You find dog treat recipes with sweet potatoes, dog treat recipes banana style, and for both pups and the old guys, dog treat recipes with applesauce.
Some of the recipes below are part of a dog cookbook called The Collaborative Canine. You will be able to tell by the custom recipe page design. A friend of mine and I created these cookbooks as a fundraising effort to support animal shelters and rescue groups across the country. (I included another edition of these unique dog cookbook with my E-book) Each recipe features a special pooch whose owner actively participated in our program. You can have a special web page made with a recipe card similar to the ones found in The Collaborative Canine by sharing your favorite dog treat recipe here.
Dog Treat Recipes
Healthy Dog Treat Recipes
If you are someone who makes homemade dog treats for your pet, you are most likely doing this for the health benefits. Making your pet homemade dog food and snacks is certainly a healthier alternative to many of the mass produced pet products available in stores today. Here are some healthy dog treat recipes that you can try out.
Peanut Butter Dog Treat Recipes
Peanut butter is a really popular flavor when it comes to dog treats. Because it’s sweet and has a nice texture, peanut butter is a very versatile ingredient when it comes to making homemade dog treats. I have compiled some of my favorite peanut butter dog treat recipes below. Enjoy!
Wheat Free Dog Treat Recipes
How do you know if your dog has a wheat allergy? Here are some of the signs and symptoms:
- Itchy skin
- Shaking of the head
- Ear inflammation
- Licking front paws
- Rubbing face on carpet
- Asthma like symptoms
If you think your dog might have a wheat allergy the best thing to do is eliminate all wheat from their diet and see what happens. Here are some great wheat free dog treat recipes if you do in fact determine that your dog is allergic to wheat.
Dog Cake Recipes
When is your dog’s birthday? Have you ever thought about making a dog birthday cake? Well, if you have ever made a birthday cake for someone that you love, you ‘ll be able to make a doggie cake too. Check out the recipes below.
I happen to have three kids at home and my two boys love helping out in the kitchen. My daughter is only 5 months old, so she can’t really get involved yet, but I’m sure when she gets older she will be right in the mix. Anyway, while we were making Christmas cookies last year, we also made homemade dog treats for our dog Hunter. I use very simple dog treat recipes when working with my kids. No need to complicate things! My boys had a ball cutting out the dog treats in holiday shapes and then decorating them too. And remember, it doesn’t have to be Christmas to make these treats for your pooch. You can find cookie cutters in just about any shape, so this is a great rainy day or cold winter day activity! Valentines day is coming up… why not make your pet some heart shaped dog treats this year! If you have kids and you think they would enjoy making treats for your dog check out these easy dog treat recipes for kids.
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