Does your home smell of vanilla rolls, beehives or gingerbread? Believe me, not only you, but also your four-legged pet will register the enticing scent. Unfortunately, dogs can't eat human candy, so it's high time to "make" the dough for dog candy too!

The Christmas atmosphere captures the heart of many a man. And so many pets can boast a special advent calendar, a cheerful Christmas outfit or a few presents under the tree. But the truth remains that we can also make Christmas time more pleasant for our dogs by giving them treats in the form of treats dog Christmas cookies . If you are still about Christmas candy for dogs never heard of, definitely don't imagine butter dough, mountains of sugar or chocolate. On the contrary, dog candy has nothing in common with human candy, so you don't have to worry about your pet having digestive problems from the baked goodies.



Christmas cookies for dogs is a relatively simple discipline that you should be able to master with ease. Nevertheless, to begin with, do not start with more demanding recipes, and rather "test" whether your four-legged friend is worth the Christmas goodies at all. You can convince yourself of the variety of his taste buds, for example, by baking basic types of dog candy. For inspiration, we have selected four simple recipes that you can master in the blink of an eye.


What you will need:

  • 2 cups whole wheat flour,

  • 2 cups oat flour,

  • 2 eggs,

  • 2 tablespoons of coconut oil,

  • 1 cup unsweetened applesauce

  • and one tablespoon of vanilla extract.

How to do it:

Place all ingredients in a food processor and mix thoroughly. Then roll out the dough and cut shapes out of it with the help of classic gingerbread cutters. After that, just put the tray with the cut shapes into the oven preheated to 170 degrees Celsius and bake for about 20 minutes. You can keep dog "gingerbread" in the fridge for about a week.


What you will need:

  • 2 and ½ cups whole wheat flour,

  • 2 tablespoons unsweetened peanut butter,

  • 2 eggs,

  • ½ cup unsweetened pumpkin puree,

  • ½ teaspoon of cinnamon

  • and ½ teaspoon of salt.

How to do it:

In a bowl, mix together the flour, salt, peanut butter, egg, cinnamon and pumpkin. If the dough seems very stiff, add a little water. Then just roll out the dough, cut out the cookies and put them in the oven heated to 170 degrees Celsius. Pumpkin cookies will be ready in about 30 minutes.


What you will need:

  • 2 and ½ cups whole wheat flour,

  • 2 eggs

  • and 30 g of unsweetened baby carrot food.

How to do it:

Preheat the oven to 170 degrees Celsius. Mix all the mentioned ingredients together and roll out the resulting dough. Again, cut out the shapes to your liking and place the resulting candy in the oven to bake. In less than twenty minutes, you should be able to pull out a perfectly golden carrot cake.


What you will need:

  • 1 cup coconut flour,

  • 4 eggs,

  • 1/3 cup lukewarm water,

  • ½ cup of mashed bananas,

  • ½ cup of mashed blueberries,

  • ½ cup unsweetened peanut butter.

How to do it:

67_2_sugars.png Mix all the listed ingredients in a large bowl and add a little water if necessary. Then roll out the dough and cut out the desired shapes. Bake in an oven heated to 170 degrees Celsius for about 20 minutes.


Have you baked cookies that have the dog licking behind the ears? Then don't get carried away with joy and don't forget that dog candy is the equivalent of a treat . In no case is it desirable for your dog to be debunking dog candy from morning to night and watching fairy tales on the couch. On the contrary, give the dog candy in pieces and ideally in the same situations where you give him a treat.

Last but not least, it is important to add that even dog candy has a limited expiration date . Therefore, put the baked pieces in a sealable jar and keep in the refrigerator for a maximum of a week. If you have leftover dog treats, you can freeze them.

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