Monday, April 8, 2013

Cupcakes for dogs: Pumpkin Pie!

Cupcakes for dogs do not have to be boring! 

Try a pumpkin pie recipe. Decorate with cream cheese frosting for a big dog party hit like these yummy dog cupcakes made by Denise Trujillo in the Facebook group "Homemade Dog Treats".

cupcakes for dogs
Cupcakes for dogs

Recipe for Pumpkin Cupcakes for Dogs

What you need:
  • Basic dog cake recipe 
Then add to it:
  • 1/3 cup fresh or canned pumpkin (do not use pumpkin pie filling)
  • 1/3 cup mini marshmallows
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1 egg
  • Add the pumpkin and cinnamon into the mix. Stir until well-mixed by hand.
  • Fold in the mini marshmallows.
  • Bake at 350 degrees F for approximately 15-18 minutes or until a toothpick or fork stuck in the center comes out clean.

See the full recipe and a video at this link: Pumpkin Dog Treats

Monday, April 1, 2013

Dog Biscuit Recipe

Super easy dog biscuit recipe!
This recipe for vegetable dog treats was originally posted by:
The photo shows off finished treats made by Alison Jane Hall.

dog biscuit recipe
Dog biscuit recipe

Spinach Crunchies

What you need:

  • 3 cups whole wheat flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 cup frozen chopped spinach
  • 1 teaspoon oil
  • 1 cup water


  • Mix the flour and baking powder together.
  • Mix the oil and the water.
  • Combine both sets of ingredients and mix in the spinach.
  • Roll out on a floured surface.
  • Cut out dough with choice of cookie cutters.
  • Bake at 350 degrees F for 35 minutes or until brown.
  • Let cool completely before giving dog biscuits to your dog!

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