Howl-o-Ween is right around the corner, and although it’s very unsafe to let your pups pick from the candy bowl, that doesn’t mean they should be left out of the fun! Learn how to make some festive treats for your pooch. And if you aren’t of the DIY-mindset, we included some snacks you can purchase as well.
1. Howl-o-ween Brownies
These Halloween brownies from Healthy Hound Barkery look so good you’ll want to eat them. But make sure to save some for the pooches at the door. Treats are better than tricks.
2. Skeleton Bone Dog Treats
Knick knack paddy whack. Give a dog a ~spooky~ bone. This simple recipe uses items you probably already have in your kitchen. Check out the full tutorial at Irresistible Pets.
3. Store Snacks
Hey, no one gives out homemade candy! If you just don’t have time to DIY the dog treats, stock up on some at your favorite pet store. You can make fun treat bags or find a clever way to give them out.
4. Pumpkin Cubes
All you need is an ice cube tray and some pumpkin puree. Find that and other simple recipes here.
5. Candy Corn Treats
Love it or hate it, candy corn is quite the quintessential Halloween goodie. You can’t give your pup the actual candy, but you CAN give them this homemade dog version.
6. Pumpkin Shaped Carrots
Kids might say it’s more of a trick than a treat, but dogs will ruv them just the same! Carrots are a healthier option, and you can make them festive by shaping them like a pumpkin. Learn how at Instructables.
7. Gourmet Halloween dog treats
These homemade snacks come in a 12-pack assortment. You’ll definitely be the cool dog parent on the block.
8. Dog Lollipups
Raise your paw if you ruv lollipups! Don’t you think pooches will too? These jack-o-lantern and caramel apple pops are such fun, unique Howl-o-ween pup treats!
9. Pumpkin and peanut butter treats
Pumpkin spice isn’t only for your lattes. Pooches will appreciate this fun treat, and you can make it in whatever spooky shape you’d like! And it’s Bark-tested and pupproved! Get the recipe here.
10. Witch Hat Pupcakes
These pupcakes are perfect fur a Howloween pup party! Although they’re pet-friendly, we hear hoomans might enjoy them too.
11. Yogurt Treats
These nommy yogurt treats come in various shapes, including pumpkins, witches, bats, ghosts, skulls and black cats. Each bucket comes with 24.
12. Frozen Skull and Crossbone Treats
Kale and booberries give these frozen treats their witchin’ color. Click here to learn the recipe.
13. Treats and Doggie Bags
To learn how to make three different kinds of dog treats AND package them for Howloween, head over to Cut Craft Create. Your dog will thank you for the bacon biscuits.
14. Sweet Potato Pup Treats
Sweet potato seems very festive, and the best part about these treats is you can make them… IN THE MICROWAVE!
15. Sweet Potato Pretzels
Sticking with the sweet potato theme, check out this sweet potato pretzel dog treat recipe. Don’t worry — it’s not as hard as it looks!
Happy Howl-o-Ween! Be safe with your fuzzbutt friends.