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These Easy DIY Dog Cookies Are The Perfect Holiday Treat For Your Pup

These Easy DIY Dog Cookies Are The Perfect Holiday Treat For Your Pup

Santa isn’t the only one who gets all the cookies this year! Don’t forget about your dogs! I know Chuy Chihuahua was a good boy almost all year and deserves some “irresistible” treats for the holidays! This dog treat recipe is really easy to make and doesn’t take a lot of time or money.

Chuy gets really impatient with me, so let’s hurry up and get this recipe started!

Irresistible Christmas Cookie Dog Treat Recipe - Chuy Chihuahua

INGREDIENTS & MATERIALS

~2 cups flour (whole wheat or non-bleached is best)
~1 tbsp baking powder
~1 cup peanut butter
~1 cup non-fat plain Greek yogurt
~Water as needed

You will also need some mini Christmas Cookie Cutters of your choice like these:

Irresistible Christmas Cookie Dog Treat Recipe Cookie Cutters

INSTRUCTIONS

1. Pre-heat the oven to 375 degrees.

Irresistible Christmas Cookie Dog Treat Recipe Mix Ingredients

2. Combine all of the ingredients above until it forms a soft dough. You can add a small amount of water if the dough is dry.

Beware of impatient dogs! Geesh!

Irresistible Christmas Cookie Dog Treat Recipe Chuy Chihuahua Impatient

3. Roll out the dough on some parchment paper and cut out using holiday cookie cutters.

I used mini cookie cutters from Wilton that are perfect for small doggies like Chuy Chihuahua!

Irresistible Christmas Cookie Dog Treat Recipe Cut Outs Irresistible Christmas Cookie Dog Treat Recipe Chuy Cookie Cutters

4. Place on a lightly greased cookie sheet and bake for about 15 – 18 minutes.

It’s optional for your dog to stand in front of the oven to guard the cookies while they bake. Chuy takes this job very seriously.

DIY Christmas Cookie Dog Treats Irresistible Christmas Cookie Dog Treats Chuy Chihuahua Guarding the Stove

5. Cool and serve! You can store these for later in an airtight plastic container.

Irresistible Christmas Cookie Dog Treat Recipe Cool

Once baked and cooled, your Irresistible Christmas Cookie Dog Treats should look something like this:

Irresistible Christmas Cookie Dog Treats

It’s well known that Chuy tends to be a bit of a treat snob. Yes, the rumors are true! I have to say that he LOVED these treats! I almost lost a finger. True story.

Irresistible Christmas Cookie Dog Treat Recipe Chuy Chihuahua Collage
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