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How to make Homemade Dog Treat Biscuits

Published on March 14th 2015 by under Food and Recipes,Pets

We share with you 9 great tail-wagger recipes for your dog! There are many benefits of making your own biscuits at home for your dear doggie. Firstly, you have the control in your hand what ingredients you would use, and how good/bad that would be for your pet, and secondly, you can avoid unhealthy additives that would be bad for your pup or dog. Homemade biscuits would be a healthy alternative to serve to your dog as snacks, or as a treat to show your love and care, or when your pet does something good! Here are a few best dog biscuit recipes for you to try out. Opt for these, and keep away the snacks you buy from the pet store. Here we go…..

Homemade Dog Biscuit

Homemade Dog Biscuit

Homemade Dog Biscuit Treats

Homemade Dog Biscuit Treats

Homemade Dog Biscuit Recipe

Homemade Dog Biscuit Recipe

Easy DIY Dog Biscuit Recipe

Ingredients

  • Whole wheat flour – 2 ½ cups
  • Pork or chicken Bouillon granules (or, pork or chicken broth/stock) – 1 tsp
  • Egg – 1
  • Hot water – ½ cup
  • Salt – 3/4 to 1 tsp
Easy DIY Dog Biscuit Recipe

Easy DIY Dog Biscuit Recipe

How to make

Mix and dissolve the bouillon in hot water and add the other ingredients. After this, knead dough and roll it to make it ½ an inch thick and cut into slices. You can also use a cookie cutter to give them a bone shape. Preheat your oven to 350 degrees and cook them for about 30 minutes on a lightly-greased cookie sheet.

Tips

  1. In case your dog is sensitive to wheat, you can use regular flour, or even oats.
  2. If you wish, you can also add bacon bits, bacon broth, shredded cheese, oats, liver powder, wheat germ.

Homemade Pumpkin Dog Biscuit Recipe

Ingredients

  • Pumpkin (canned) – ½ cup
  • Whole wheat flour – 2 cups
  • Baking soda – ¼ tsp
  • Baking powder – ¼ tsp
  • Vegetable oil – 2 tbsp
  • Molasses – 4 tbsp
  • Water – 4 tbsp
DIY Dog Biscuit Recipe

DIY Dog Biscuit Recipe

How to make

Take a large bowl and put the pumpkin, vegetable oil, molasses and water and mix well. When done, add the flour, baking powder and soda, and mix again, making a ball of dough. Mould small dough balls and place them one by one on a greasy cookie sheet, while flattening with a fork. Finally, preheat oven to 350 degrees and cook them for about 25 minutes, until balls are hard.

Dog Treat with Sweet Potato Biscuits

Ingredients

  • Sweet potato (canned) – 1 cup
  • Brown rice flour – 1¾ cups
  • Egg – 1
Dog Treat with Sweet Potato Biscuits

Dog Treat with Sweet Potato Biscuits

How to cook

Take a big bowl and pour all the ingredients together, making a dough ball. Scoop out small round pieces and line them up on a cookie sheet by slightly pressing them to flatten like biscuits. Preheat oven to 350 degrees and bake until they turn brownish.

Tip

Add ½ a tsp of salt if you want to extend the shelf life of the biscuits.

Grain-free Dog Biscuits with Peanut Butter and Banana

Ingredients

  • Peanut butter – ⅓ cup
  • Banana (mashed) – ½
  • Rice or coconut flour (as a grain free option) – 1 cup
  • Almond milk (unsweetened) – ¼ cup
  • Flax seed (ground) – 2 tbsp
Homemade Peanut Butter Dog Biscuits

Homemade Peanut Butter Dog Biscuits

How to cook

Transfer all the ingredients together in a bowl and start mixing until blended and smooth. Smear some flour on a surface and pour the mixture, spreading evenly all over the surface. Cut out your desired shape/s and keep aside. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F and bake for around 20 minutes (or until golden brown).

Healthy Vegetarian Dog Biscuit Treat

Ingredients

  • Whole wheat flour – 1.5 cups
  • Oats – 1 cup
  • Carrot (shredded) – 1 cup
  • Banana (ripe) – 1
  • Apple sauce (unsweetened) – ¼ cup
  • Water – ⅛ cup
Vegetarian Dog Biscuit

Vegetarian Dog Biscuit

How to bake

Mash both the carrots and the banana together and mix the apple sauce. Add the oats, the flour and make a dough ball and roll it to ½ inch thickness. Use a cookie cutter to cut out shapes you like and place them on a cookie sheet. The baking process is the same as the above recipes. Leave the biscuits for a couple of hours inside the heated oven to ensure longer shelf life.

DIY Natural Dog Biscuits with Mint and Parsley

Ingredients

  • Buckwheat flour – 1½ cups
  • Parsley (chopped) – 4 tbsp
  • Mint (chopped) – 2 tbsp
  • Honey – 1 tbsp
  • Olive oil – 2 tbsp
  • Egg (beaten) – 1
  • Water – 1-3 tsp
DIY Dog Biscuits with Mint and Parsley

DIY Dog Biscuits with Mint and Parsley

How to make

Take a bowl and mix the parsley and mint together with the flour. In another bowl, mix the honey and olive oil and combine this well with the previous mixture. Add the egg and mix again. Knead a ball of dough pouring in a spoonful of water every time, until you get a solid dough ball. Roll the dough until it is around a quarter inch thick. Cut it into desired shapes and bake them in a preheated oven (400 degrees F), placing them on a greasy baking sheet, for about 15-20 minutes. You are done with the biscuits!

Two-Ingredient Puppy Biscuit using Baby Food

Ingredients

  • Whole wheat flour – 2 cups
  • Pureed baby food (chicken, pork, blueberry, carrot, sweet potato, or any flavor) – 2 jars (4 oz. each)
Homemade Dog Biscuits with Baby Food

Homemade Dog Biscuits with Baby Food

How to make

Mix both the ingredients well in a bowl and make a stiff dough ball. Now, use a rolling pin to flatten the dough to ¼” thickness. Cut out shapes and place in a non-stick cookie paper. Bake like the process mentioned above. Serve these to your puppies and store the rest in an air-tight container.

Simple and quick DIY Dog Biscuits (bacon-flavored)

Ingredients

  • Bacon fat (melted) – 10 tbsp
  • Whole wheat flour – 5 cups
  • Milk – 1 cup
  • Eggs – 2
  • Water – ½ cup
  • Salt – ¾-1 tsp
DIY Dog Biscuits Bacon Flavored

DIY Dog Biscuits Bacon Flavored

How to make

Batter 2 eggs together in a bowl and add in the bacon fat, milk, water and the salt, mixing well. Knead a stiff ball of dough and pinch out small pieces. Flatten them and arrange on a greasy cookie sheet. Rest of the baking process is simple as above. Bake for 30-40 minutes.

Homemade flea repellent Dog Biscuits

Ingredients

  • Whole wheat flour – 2 cups
  • Garlic powder – 2 tbsp
  • Pork bouillon – 3 cubes
  • Cornmeal – 1 cup
  • Brewers’ yeast – 2/3rd cup
  • Egg yolks – 2
  • Boiling water – 1½ cups

How to make

Add the pork cubes in boiling water and dissolve them. Mix the flour, cornmeal, yeast and powdered garlic together in a bowl. Pour in the yolks and mix again, adding the bouillon water, stirring constantly (to avoid lumps). Now make a hard dough ball and roll it to ¼ inch of thickness. Cut this into different shapes using a knife or cookie cutter. Transfer these into a greased cookie paper and bake inside your oven (preheated to 375 degrees F). Bake for around 20-25 minutes, until you find the biscuits brown enough to be crispy. When done, switch off your oven and leave them inside for a few hours. Your flea-repelling cookies are ready to serve!

We have these great nutritious and wholesome recipes for your loving pets, that’ll make your pup and dog wag with glee. Let us know and share your thoughts. Also, send us your own DIY dog biscuit recipes, if you have a few interesting ones to share with our other readers.

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