My dogs love these peanut butter and pumpkin dog treat. They are super easy to make too. Who doesn’t love to spoil their pets??? I had been searching Pinterest for dog treat recipes but didn’t have all the ingredients so I pull out these ingredients and made up my own. They turned out great and took only 25 min from start to finish.
The vet told me once that pumpkin was good for dogs and I already knew that my pups love peanut butter so I decided to combine the two.
- 2 Cups Flour
- 2 Eggs
- 1/3 Cup Pumpkin Puree
- 1/4 Cup Peanut Butter
Once everything was mixed together well I added in the flour. Don’t add it all at once or your mixer will get angry… I added about 1/2cup at a time. The mixture is going to get very sticky and thick.
My next step was to put the dough onto a lightly floured surface and knead it until it formed a ball. Then I rolled it about 1/4″ thick. I used a small cookie cutter because my dogs don’t need huge dog treats but you can use what ever cookie cutter you want.
I placed the cut out treats onto a baking sheet and popped them in the oven at 350 degrees for 15 min. They turned out great. They aren’t a crunchy treat, they are soft and chewy.
Once they were cooled I put them into my super cute dog treat container that I made using a Dollar Store container and scrapbooking stickers. My one year old thinks they are cookies for her in a cookie jar. I suppose they wouldn’t hurt her but I try to divert her attention and give her something else.
Written by: Devon Bernthal
Recipe Created by: Devon Bernthal
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