Check out these holiday treats just for dogs that make the perfect addition to gift bags and family parties.
It’s holiday baking time, and while you’re thinking about all those yummy recipes sure to please even the most finicky of human guests, don’t forget about your furry friends. Yes, dogs love special treats too! In fact, Tiki, our Good Dog Hotel & Spa Ambassador, has some special suggestions that will add a little spice to your holiday preparations.
Take a look at these pooch-friendly delights, and from our family to yours, have a joyous and safe holiday.
Apple Mint Dog Christmas Cookies: You’ll find plenty of dog treat inspiration on the Best Dog Treat Recipes website, including Apple Mint Dog Christmas Cookies. These mint flavored mini-bones are made with applesauce and look festive. And not only are they tasty, the ingredient mint aids digestion and helps control bad dog breath.
Christmas Turkey Trees: This holiday treat provides some variety in flavors, as opposed to the sweetness of other holiday dog cookies. The ingredients for Christmas Turkey Trees include fresh ground turkey, dried oregano and garlic powder, so you know your dog is going to love it.
Christmas Cookie Dog Treats: If you’re a fan of cookie cutters, you’ll love this Christmas Cookie Dog Treat recipe. Featuring peanut butter and Greek yogurt, these adorable shapes will be a sure-fire dog pleaser.
Gingerbread Dog Cookies: From the website Gone to the Snow Dogs, this Gingerbread Dog Cookies recipe is super easy, and perfect for bagged gifts – whether for your neighborhood canines or a local animal shelter. And the smells of cinnamon, ginger and molasses will have your house smelling just like the holidays.
Peanut Butter Pumpkin Dog Treats: Here’s a three-in-one bonus, as this Peanut Butter Pumpkin Dog Treat recipe can be used, with variations, to also make Sweet Potato and Apple Carrot Treats.
Peppermint Pinwheel Dog Treats: There’s nothing like the smell and flavor of peppermint to get you in the holiday spirit. Peppermint Pinwheel Dog Treats are a colorful delight, and the perfect touch for doggie gift bags.
Snickerdoodles Dog Biscuits: This Snickerdoodles recipe for dog biscuits is an easy one, and a classic must-have for pooch gatherings during the holidays (or any other time, for that matter).
What are your favorite dog treat recipes?
Tiki is always looking for new recipes, especially during the holidays. Which is why he wants to know about your favorite dog treat concoctions. Please share your thoughts and suggestions below.