DIY Holiday Dog Treats for Every Pet Parent: Simple to Swanky



While you’re making your final preparations this Christmas Eve, don’t forget to make a little something for the dog!

Here are 5 great DIY dog treats for pet parents looking for simple to complex, all-hands-on-deck to easy-clean-up!

1. The “Earth-Conscious Pet”


These organic “Cheese Please” dog treats are sure to please green pet parents and their pooches. Check out PupStyle for the recipe.

2. The “I’m Hungry, Too”


That’s right, treats that both dogs and people can eat! Just hold the salt and pepper for your dog’s portion. Get the recipe for Rachel Ray’s Peas-on-Earth Cakes.

3. The “Let the Kids Have Some Fun”


Animal Planet’s Buckwheat Bone Biscuits¬†are designed to get your kids in on the action — put them to work kneading the dough and teach them a bit of math at the same time.

4. The “I Already Have All the Ingredients”


Cesar Millan’s Leftover Trail Mix will clean out your fridge of the holiday excess and delight your pet at the same time!

5. The “Festive Use of Appliances”


Two paws up to Sugar the Golden Retriever for these lovely (and simple!) Banana Pizzelle Snowflakes!

Have a great recipe of your own?

Enter our Holiday Dog Treat Recipe Contest for a chance to win $100!*


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