Dog treats can be expensive. Plus, the ingredients in them aren’t always best for your dog. Commercial dog treats can have preservatives, food coloring and other things that you may not want your dog to eat. Here’s a collection of homemade dog treat recipes that are healthy AND tasty – dogs love ’em!
Treats And Snacks
If your dog's favorite word is "treat" you're going to love these articles. Here you'll find all of our best tips for training dogs with treats & using treats as rewards. Also, here are our favorite recipes so you can make your own and save money on dog treats and snacks.
All natural dog food is best, however, there are still some advantages and disadvantages — as with anything. Your biggest decision will be should you use store-bought natural dog food or make homemade natural dog food for your pet?
We began with the Peanut Butter Puppy Poppers homemade dog treat recipe. It’s very easy, only 4 ingredients. Then the Bacon Bits for Dogs recipe — I never met a dog that didn’t like bacon. Finally, we tried the Canine Carrot Cookies — my dogs adore carrots. Then made our own homemade dog treats. We call our recipe: Peanut Butter Puppers.
Pooch Smoothies are ice cube sized popsicle treats for your dog — minus the stick. You might also call them Yogurt Cups for Pups… or Puppy Popsicles. The best part: They’re made with all the same ingredients you would use to make a Fruit Smoothie for yourself! Here’s how to make them.
Does your dog like to play with old 2-liter bottles? Mine does. Here’s a REAL dog toy that is similar to a 2-liter bottle… but safer, and lots more fun for the dog. It’s called the Tug-A-Jug interactive treat toy for dogs.
There’s no doubt about it, our dogs have gotten years of enjoyment out of Kong toys. We currently own 16 of ’em! And we, in return, have gotten a lot of peace & and quiet — and content dogs — thanks to Kongs!
Here’s a collection of my best articles about Kong toys for dogs. Practically every angle having to do with Kong dog treats & toys is covered here. See why we currently own 16 of them!
The FDA provides a number of helpful resources for pet owners. The most important one is the FDA’s Pet Food Recall List. You’ll want to check that list for all the latest recalls on dog food and dog treats. Or better yet, sign up for the FDA’s recalls e-list, so you’ll always be the FIRST to know whenever a product is added to the list.
Just in time for Easter, they told us about these great doggie treats from the Kool Dog Kafe. They have 2-day shipping… there’s still time to get your doggie Easter treats!
See why I subscribe to the Kong Company e-newsletter, and why I highly recommend you sign up too. It’s FREE. And it’s loaded with fun ideas and games and photo contests for you and your dog to enjoy!
Want to teach your dog how to balance a treat on his nose? Here’s how to do the ‘treat on the nose’ trick — step by step.
Is your dog new to Kong toys? Or, maybe he’s simply bored with Kongs these days… Here are some ways to switch things up a bit. Fun new ways to make it more fun AND challenging for your dog to get treats out of a Kong toy.
You already found some interesting things to stuff inside your dog’s Kong chew toy. Now, you’re wondering exactly how other people stuff Kongs. Here are some great tips for stuffing Kong toys…
Bil-Jac frozen dog food is a great meal — AND a great treat! for your dog. We typically use the the Bil-Jac frozen dog food as a ‘special treat’ for our dogs. Biljac works especially well as a treat during training.
Puppy ZIGGIES are long-lasting dog chews made by the KONG Company. Here’s why Puppy ZIGGIES are great for young pups and adult dogs, alike. And why dog owner love ’em too!
Looking for a vegetarian dog treat for your furry friend? Pegetables are dog chew treats that are made with real vegetables — celery, carrots, and corn!
This is a trick for dogs with quick reflexes… In this video, the Miniature Pinscher balances a dog treat on his nose and then he catches it in his mouth.
I’ve tried both the Buster Cube and the Kong toy with my dogs, and without a doubt, they prefer the Kong toys. Here’s why. Both dispense treats as your dog plays with them, but there are a number of other qualities that make the Kong toy much different.
Get a FREE sample of Puppy ZIGGIES before they even hit store shelves this summer! Part of the KONG Stuff’N product line, Puppy ZIGGIES are a healthy new treat for dogs.
When it comes to dog food & treats, I’ve never been one to splurge on ‘extras’ just as as gravy or sauces for dog food. But when our adult dog stopped eating and started losing weight, we found IAMS Savory Sauce to be the perfect solution!
My dogs will do anything for a Liv-a-Snap! In fact, my dogs will do anything for even the tiniest smidgen of a Liv-a-Snap dog treat! I’m not kidding. Here’s why…
Kong toys are the best dog toys… ever! They serve double-duty, as a chew toy, and as a treat-dispenser. Here’s a listing of the best things about Kong dog toys, and why every dog owner should have one — or 4! Kong chew toys for your dog.
I was surprised to learn how many dog owners actually celebrate the birthdays of their beloved pets by throwing Dog Birthday Parties and serving Dog Birthday Cakes. Here are the fun facts… Plus all the details for you to have your very own Dog Birthday Party!
If you’re dog is celebrating a Birthday, or some other special occasion, then he deserves an extra-special treat like these Dog-Friendly Frosted Cakes & Treats that can be shipped to your door… Or even a Dog Birthday Cake that you can make yourself! Here are some fancy treats for your dog and the party guests…
Any dog — or dog lover — will enjoy these completely personalized doggie gift baskets. You say exactly what you what in it, and that special someone — and their dog — will thank you for such a thoughtful gift!