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Pet-Friendly Peanut Butter & Spreads

Not all peanut butters are created equal, choose a specialty peanut or nut butter made just for dogs. Always read the ingredients of the peanut butter you choose to ensure there are no toxic ingredients for pets.

Choose the right jar of dog-friendly peanut butter or maker your own healthy version with three simple ingredients. When you make it yourself you know exactly what is in every batch. We love this simple video by Minyoung Morita. Along with great videos, Minyoung also teaches courses to help you start your own bakery – DogBakeryAcademy.com

Best Pet Treat & Food Ingredients

When making your own dog treats, ingredients matter! Choose quality products, but don’t overpay for cute marketing. Read the fine print to make sure they do not include anything that is toxic or won’t sit well with your pet.

Organic Unsweetened Apple Saucehttps://sovrn.co/uz7tfya

Pet Baking Flour, Herbs and Seeds

Best flour for dog treats: a hearty, not too refined flour is a great choice when making pet treats. Before adding seeds and herbs check with your vet and add in small controlled amounts.

Dried Bulk Parsley

Freshens breath

Dried Bulk Cilantro

Ease digestive issues and an upset stomach

Ceylon Cinnamon Powder

Anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, helps regulate blood sugar

Dried Rosemary


Peanut Butter Holders, Toys & Trays

Pet Broth & Flavor Sprays

Meat and Fish

Cat Lick Pads

Training and Tossing Treat Gadgets and Fills

If you are planning to fill your automatic feeder with homemade treats, you will want to make sure you create them in the right size to fit. You can do so by cutting the dough into small pieces.

Pet Food Recipes

Basic Peanut Butter Dog Treats

A healthy dog treat recipe that can be adapted to your pups taste and needs. Start with five ingredients and add additional flavors, seeds, and spices to enhance the nutritional value for your pup. Be sure to use Dog-Friendly Peanut Butter or make your own.

  • Cookie Cutter
  • Mixing Bowl
  • Baking Sheet
  • 2.5 c Whole Wheat Flour
  • 1 Egg
  • 1 *Dog-Friendly Peanut Butter
  • 1 c Water
  • 2 T Raw Honey (optional)
  1. 1. Pre-heat oven to 350°

  2. 2. Add whole wheat flour and egg to a medium mixing bowl and blend.

  3. 3. Add dog-friendly peanut butter and water to mixing bowl and blend

  4. 4. Add raw honey and mix all ingredients.

  5. 5. Dough will be a little sticky, form into a ball and place on lightly floured surface. Work dough into a ball before rolling to a 1/2 -3/4 inch thick layer, adding a bit more flour if necessary.

  6. 6. Using a cookie cutter or knife, cut into treat shapes that are sized right for your dog.

  7. 7. Place treats onto a baking sheet and place in oven and cook 15 minutes. Add additional time if you made your treats thicker.

  8. 8. After treats cool, place in an airtight container for up to 2 months or store in the freezer for up to 6 months.



Warning: Discuss the amount and safety of each option with your Veterinarian.

  1. Add cinnamon which has anti-fungal and anti-inflammatory properties and is safe for dogs.
  2. Add Turmeric to help with dog joints and mobility.  
  3. Add raw Ginger to create treats that will help with anxiety, stomach, and digestive issues. 
  4. Add Flax Seed to improve your dog’s coat and skin.
  5. Add pure Pumpkin Puree or Apple Puree to batter to help with digestion.  


Cat Favorite Spreads & Treats

When making your own kitty treats, start with a basic recipe and experiment to find the perfect blend of high quality ingredients that your kitty will love. When choosing the canned fish or meat, make sure it is packed in water and not oil.

Basic Cat Treats

The perfect 3 ingredient recipe to create treats your cat will love. Add additional herbs and spices to enhance the flavor and nutrition of your treats, creating the perfect kitty treats.

  • Mixing Bowl
  • Baking Sheet
  • Cookie Cutter
  • 10 ounce Can of Salmon, Tuna or other cat favorite (drained)
  • 1 Egg (lightly beaten)
  • 2 c Whole Wheat Flour
  1. 1. Mix all ingredients together

  2. 2. Roll on floured surface to 1/2 inch thickness

  3. 3. Using cookie cutters or knife cut into cat-sized treats

  4. 4. Bake for 10 minutes or longer depending on thickness of treats

  5. 5. Store in airtight container for up 2 weeks.


Note:  Always consult your Veterinarian before adding additional ingredients and to verify the amount that should be added.

  1. Add catnip if this is something your kitty enjoys.
  2. Add cat-friendly herbs and spices such as dill, licorice root, mint or basil to enhance the flavor and health of your treats.