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Homemade Dog Treats

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Calling all dog lovers for a beautiful anniversary baking activity involving BOOTLEG DOG TREATS and BACON PB GLAZE! lols, activity is awesome.

Oh, hi there!

I’ve been accomplishing some anniversary baking this anniversary for my friends, annnd by baking I beggarly bootleg dog treats, and by accompany I beggarly my dog.

That counts, right?

How To Accomplish Our Bootleg Dog Treats (1 MIN):

Homemade Dog Treats - 5 ingredient wholesome treats for your pup! | manuel-de-survie.fr

I am 100% not the blazon of being who makes aliment for their dog, except for that appropriate now, this exact actual minute, I am that person. !!! I do not alike know myself anymore. Authoritative my own dog treats? Honestly. Book beneath Things You Said You’d Never Do That Now Accompany You a Awe-inspiring Bulk of Abundant Joy.

Something about the holidays and the music and the snow and caressible Academician in a French dejected striped bodice sweater aloof got to me, and in a moment of Christmas miraculousness, I became that being that I consistently formed my eyes at. A little pumpkin, a little peanut butter, and a little accomplished aureate abrade later, and we were in dog amusement business.

Thankfully, Academician doesn’t accept any appropriate allergies or comestible needs, so there’s absolutely no acumen for me to accomplish her bootleg dog treats added than the actuality that I adulation her article angry and bare a breach from accolade for a minute. But conveniently, this bootleg dog treats compound makes a TON and we apperceive lots of added neighbor-ly dogs who can and will acknowledge a little allowance bag of soft-baked, peanut adulate and bacon anesthetized bootleg dog treats.

That drizzle, though. I mean, daaaaang.

Dog treats got me like 😍😍😍😍😍

Homemade Dog Treats - 5 ingredient wholesome treats for your pup! | manuel-de-survie.fr

Homemade Dog Treats - 5 ingredient wholesome treats for your pup! | manuel-de-survie.fr Homemade Dog Treats - 5 ingredient wholesome treats for your pup! | manuel-de-survie.fr

Finally, yes. The big moment.

Homemade Dog Treats - 5 ingredient wholesome treats for your pup! | manuel-de-survie.fr

Merry Christmas, dog accompany of the internet! Academician wishes you lots of amore and snuggles.

Also: amuse do yourself a favor and check out these ambrosial dog amusement cookie cutters on Amazon. I die.

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Dog Treats on baking sheet with drizzle.

Homemade Dog Treats



Dog biscuits:

  • 1 cup pumpkin
  • 1/2 cup peanut butter
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/4 cup oil*
  • 2 1/2 cups accomplished aureate flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda


  • 2 tablespoons bacon grease, attic oil, craven fat, or any added fat that will coalesce at allowance temperature, melted
  • 1/4 cup bland peanut butter


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Combine pumpkin, peanut butter, eggs, and oil in a bowl. Add in baking soda and accomplished aureate flour. Activity until a annealed chef forms. Aerate chef or mix aloof until abrade is incorporated.
  3. Roll out chef with a rolling pin and use a cookie cutter to cut out dog cartilage shapes, or aloof broil into little circles like cookies. Broil for 15 minutes.
  4. Whisk the bacon grease and peanut adulate until actual smooth. Dribble over the treats and air-conditioned till coat hardens (it does best in the fridge or freezer).


We aloof acclimated a basal canola oil, but we additionally accord Academician attic oil for her fur/skin, and I anticipate attic oil would assignment accurately here. You can additionally use attic oil in abode of the bacon grease in the glaze, but, I mean, appear on. It’s bacon grease. SO YUMMY.

Thank you to the readers who accept mentioned the affair with application bacon fat for dogs. A trace bulk of bacon grease (two tablespoons disconnected amidst 30 biscuits = beneath than 1 gram of bacon fat per serving) shouldn’t be a concern. Of course, we’re not veterinarians over here, so amuse analysis with your vet or use an another blazon of oil if you are concerned.

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All capacity are advised safe for dogs, but as with humans, it’s consistently a acceptable abstraction to accomplish sure there are no doggie allergies or sensitivities to any of the ingredients. 

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  1. Pinch of Yum Logo

    How continued will these keep? At allowance acting deeply sealed? I am absolutely authoritative these for my family’s dogs! They all accept stockings at our ancestors acquisition and these will be perfect!

    1. Pinch of Yum Logo

      I know! This is the absolute dog gift. My mother in law aloof adopted a chicken lab, my mom has a terrior and we accept 2 dachshunds. Everybody has a dog and everybody seems to blemish said dog.

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        Ok actuality goes my changeable annoyer had puppies I adulation them all abominably I can’t accumulate them all, i accept 2 female’s left. For those not accustomed with bullys go to YouTube and I affiance you will accept a accompaniment and a aide for life. Thnx

    2. Pinch of Yum Logo

      We accumulate them in the fridge or freezer account the coat softens and gets a little adipose at allowance temp. So, in the freezer, I don’t know, I feel like they’d array of aftermost forever. 😂

      1. Pinch of Yum Logo

        When I kept the ones I fabricated out of the fridge they went mouldy appealing quick, and I had to bandy them out but back kept in the fridge they lasted until out dog had eaten them all ( about a month). Our dog loves them!

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      I’ve never fabricated these before, about we aloof abstruse of the blight causing capacity in our Molly’s admired treat…Pupperoni’s. Ambition me luck!! lol

    4. Pinch of Yum Logo

      I’d been authoritative dog accolade for years. Back there are no preservatives, you accept to air-condition or they’ll mold. Abstruse the adamantine way.

      1. Pinch of Yum Logo

        Just analytical on accepting to accumulate them refrigerator..how in the apple do bodies advertise these at alfresco contest after them actuality ruined?

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          diana: I would maybe put them prepackaged in baggies in a acknowledgment with some ice, you can alike get those disposable styrofoam coolers!

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            I am absolutely gonna try this one. I accept a cast new rescue. I beg you to Amuse do not use STYROFOAM ever, for anything!! If you booty time to accomplish advantageous treats, amuse do not abort the planet by alike affairs styrofoam. Use a absolute cooler.

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          Michael Derosier

          Because we dont put a coat on them, and baker them best so they are broiled out. Aftermost over a year if kept dry

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            How continued do you broil them so that they aftermost after defective refrigeration?

            I won’t coat them.

            Thank you!


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      Elaine Yocum

      I can’t delay to try your recipe, activity to accomplish our brats (ha ha) some today. Their baby rotten.

  2. Pinch of Yum Logo

    We are planning to get a dog and I’m awfully aflame about aloof the anticipation of authoritative these! yaaay!

      1. Pinch of Yum Logo

        I was apprehensive if I could advertise these treats, but it’s your recipie, so I’d bigger ask you first

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          My son and his wife accept 6 accomplishment dogs. Assumption what they’re accepting for Christmas! We afresh absent our 2 “boys” to old age and are apprehension a new pup,she’ll accompany us in a few weeks. I apperceive these fur babies are activity to adulation these treats. I aloof fabricated them and my kitchen smells so good!

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    OMG I CANNOT ALIKE HANDLE HOW BEAUTIFUL ACADEMICIAN IS. Okay, apologetic for the babble – it aloof exploded out of me. Actively though, Academician is aloof the cutest and that little sweater of chastening is aloof killing me.

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        I was apprehensive if I could advertise these treats, but it’s your recipie, so I’d bigger ask you first

  4. Pinch of Yum Logo

    I adulation this and am absolutely authoritative these for my candied girl! But I am the blazon of being who fabricated my dog a altogether block so this speaks to my heart.

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          Well that’s one doggie amusement that would actually be for aloof the dog!! I accept a goat, a horse and two miniature donkeys that anticipate they are dogs back I’m giving treats to the dog. However, that is not alternate by the dog. She has actually no absorption in livestock treats. Except apples. She’s been accepted to abduct their apples.

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        Hi! My dogs admired this compound but i couldn’t booty the adventitious of giving one of these to my dog because she has a acute abdomen and has to eat all natural… is this accept for her to eat? ACADEMICIAN IS ADORABLE!!!!!

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          Gemma: I do not apperceive the acknowledgment to your question, but I anticipation I would allotment with you that I apperceive a few bodies who consistently accord their dogs attic to accumulate their belly regular. As far as acute stomachs, I accept no idea. I would analysis with your vet on that. The peanut adulate may be a concern.

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        Do the treats get any abundant harder back put into the freezer? Lets say so adamantine as to maybe dent a chihuahua tooth?

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          I pkan to accomplish these with a admixture of formed oats and oat flour. I anticipate its bigger for dogs than wheat.

  5. Pinch of Yum Logo

    I would adulation to accomplish these for my dogs! We augment our dogs a raw diet, but abominably our Miniature Schnauzer concluded up accepting pancreatitis (they are decumbent to it) because of too abundant fat in his diet. Now, he’s still on raw – aloof a lower fat diet, but we can’t accord him any treats like this anymore – no amount how alarming they sound. Our added dog would ADULATION these though. 😉

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      That is intense! so candied of you to do what it takes for him to accept the appropriate aliment he needs. Animated your added dog can partake 🙂

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      Marilyn Rising

      My mini schnauzer went through the aforementioned thing. We concluded up Giving her babyish carrots & cubed apples as treats. She admired them!!
      We accept to added pups now. They will dig these!!

      1. Pinch of Yum Logo

        I do the aforementioned and additionally raw blooming beans and watermellon. He loves all of this and I do accord him a few buscuits that are pumpkin, accustomed amoebic peanut adulate and barley/or rice flour. He had pancreatis actual bad too and I accept been authoritative his dog food, amber rice, blooming beans, carrots, peas, craven thighs, little broccoli/spinch and he loves it.

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        Please note, babyish carrots are not acceptable for man or beast! Apprehend up on how babyish carrots are made/processed. ACHROMATIZE is used.

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          Nancy Banker Boyd

          Unfortunately achromatize ad able-bodied as arsnic is acclimated in about aggregate its additionally in bottled water.

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          Things can be cautiously advised with a actual adulterate chlorine band-aid to annihilate off bacilli – chlorine achromatize is not bad for you if it is acclimated sparingly to sanitize, for archetype with the baptize best of us drink.

          And afterwards babyish carrots are rinsed in the solution, they are rinsed in approved water.

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        One of my chihuahuas is crazy about raw carrots, big or small! She treats a allotment aloof like a award-winning cartilage and devours it ASAP. She additionally loves chunks of banknote and bill ribs, as able-bodied as aperitive dog treats. Acknowledgment for this recipe—will accomplish these today!

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    Oh, Academician is sooo adorable! I can’t delay to accomplish these treats for my little pup 🙂

  7. Pinch of Yum Logo

    I accept to accomplish these for my pup, Biscuit. She will ADULATION them!

    And Academician is so patient- assuming so appealing for the camera. Such a candied girl!

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      hahaha – acknowledgment Marisa! she is 100% low key so to get her aflame about annihilation is a little bit of a stretch. 🙂

  8. Pinch of Yum Logo

    I anticipate my dog charge be the alone dog who doesn’t like peanut butter! I’ve fabricated him added treats though. But I’ve got a granddog, Elivs, who is advancing to my abode for Christmas. I may aloof accept to accomplish him some treats!

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    I can’t advice it. I’m activity to ask the question…did you eat one too Lindsay?! I’m beggarly back they are absolutely bodies aliment capacity and candidly aloof peanut butter, attic and some bacon…I’m abiding I’m not the alone one wondering. Lol!

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      LOL, I did not! They attending aperitive in the account but they weren’t cool aperitive (for humans) in absolute life. Too brittle / close and not abundant flavor. 🙂

  10. Pinch of Yum Logo

    If one were to alive in a abode area attic borsch was absurd to acquisition (*raises hand*), I booty it butternut annihilate would assignment ok, right? I don’t accept a dog, but my ancestors do and I’d adulation to accomplish them some treats! And my nephew (why yes, I aloof alleged my brother’s dog my nephew, lol) turns 6 abutting week, so absolute timing!

  11. Pinch of Yum Logo

    My basset basset is a amusement diva; there was a peanut adulate beating challenge at a dog fest we went to, and she banned to lick the plate?!? Barter Joe’s Hasty Treats are a hit, so I’ve ashore with those, but I’m tempted to try these because bacon.

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        I get my hasty from a aggregation in Pennsylvania alleged Barb Biscuits. I saw them at an alfresco accident a few years ago and my dog LOVVVED it!!!

  12. Pinch of Yum Logo

    This column absolutely absurd me up! Mainly because I accept been cerebration of authoritative little pup treats for 2 weeks now. I’ve been absorbed on Diane’s Gingie accolade (see OvenHug for the best gingie compound eh=vah) and authoritative them non-stop. Our choosy little chihuahua mix loves administration bites with me. I appetite to accomplish a gluten chargeless adaptation of my gingies so that our chief pup, Oscar can additionally accompany us – he has acute belly issues. I aloof charge to acquisition a cartilage shaped cookie cutter and we’re in business. Acknowledgment for the laughs. Your pup accolade attending amazin’! Acknowledgment for sharing. xo

  13. Pinch of Yum Logo

    Just fabricated these and they were a hit with my pup! She could not abide the peanut butter/bacon glaze. Bringing the account to my coworkers for their fur babies!

  14. Pinch of Yum Logo

    I’m authoritative these for doggie Christmas ability for my fur-nephews and fur-niece except I’m authoritative them in the appearance of applique men, LOL! Acknowledgment for this recipe! I’m abiding it will about-face out great.

  15. Pinch of Yum Logo

    Love account your posts and watching videos, abnormally this bootleg dog treats video.

    What alteration affairs do you use to adapt and add argument to your video?

  16. Pinch of Yum Logo

    I acclimated applesauce instead of pumpkin. They admired it and I didn’t accept to go out and buy an added ingredient

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      My acquaintance fabricated some treats my dogs adulation and she acclimated molasses, flour, peanut adulate , eggs and no drizzle. Is molasses safe for them?

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    I aloof fabricated these to accord out to my family’s puppers at Christmas! They angry out actual able-bodied and were so accessible to make. Abundant recipe!