We all love to spoil our furry family members and what better way to do that than to make some homemade treats! Besides fresh fruits and veggies like apples and carrots, homemade treats are a way to control what’s going in them as well as throwing extra love into the mix. Here are a couple of quick and easy ones you can make at home. They are people-friendly too, so don’t feel guilty for sneaking a few.

BANANA OATMEAL HYPOALLERGENIC DOG TREATS

recipe courtesy of dogvills.com

Ingredients:

1 ripe banana

2 Tbsp coconut oil

1 cup oatmeal

Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 350*. In bowl, mix ingredients until thoroughly combines. Set aside for 10 minutes.
  2. Take 1 tablespoon mixure and form into a ball. Place on lightly greased cookie sheet and flatten slightly.
  3. Bake at 350* until brown on bottoms, about 15 minutes. Remove and let cool completely.
  4. Store in airtight container.

FROZEN APPLE DOG TREATS

recipe courtesy of IrrestistiblePets.net

Ingredients:

2 apples

1 cup plain nonfat Greek yogurt

water

Directions:

  1. Slice apples into small pieces (remove seeds and core)
  2. Mix apple slices, yogurt, and water into blend and blend until you get a liquid consistency
  3. Pour mixture into ice cube tray and freeze for a few hours until hard
  4. Remove from tray and store in ziplock bag in freezer
  5. Serve with a smile

Not the baking type or short on time? Don’t worry! You can find yummy goodies for your furry family members at local pet stores and bakeries.