If you have the time and you are on the mood to surprise your furry friend with a delicious homemade treat, you should make it as healthy as possible and cater it to your dog’s needs, which depend on age, weight, and activity. Here you have 2 recipes that will have your dog barking with joy.
Peanut butter and coconut oil treats
- 1 cup of peanut butter
- 1 teaspoon of coconut oil
- 1 teaspoon of cinnamon
If it is not already in liquid form, leave the coconut oil in a small pan over medium heat until melted.
Add the peanut butter and the cinnamon to the mixture. Stir until it is thoroughly mixed and smooth. It should be thick and consistent but easy to pour.
To add a little fun, pour the mixture into a tray with a paw print. Wait until it is set.
Then, remove it from the tray really carefully and store in a freezer container.
An important note: adjust the ingredient to your dog’s weight by using one teaspoon of coconut oil per 10 pounds.
As you can see, this recipe for peanut butter and coconut oil treats is extremely easy and quick to make. Ready to jump to something with a few more steps but still super simple?
Yogurt and bacon donuts
- 1 cup of flour
- 1 cup of oats
- 2 eggs
- 1/3 cup of coconut oil
- ½ cup of peanut butter
- Greek yogurt
Preheat the oven to 350 degrees and spray a donut tray with cooking spray.
Mix all of the ingredients except for the yogurt and the bacon until a dough is formed.
Press the dough firmly into the pan. The donuts will take approximately 14 minutes to bake but you should pay attention to know when they are completely baked.
Allow them to cool and then carefully take them out of the pan. It’s time to decorate and frost the donuts. Dip each donut gently in the Greek yogurt and then sprinkle it with bacon bits.
In order to frost the yogurt, place the donuts in the freezer for a little while. Then, they are ready to serve.
We can most certainly guarantee that your dog will love both the peanut butter and coconut oil treats and the yogurt and bacon donuts. You will become their favorite human even more as they probably keep begging you for more of your amazing homemade treats.