20 Homemade Dog Treat Recipes and Dog Birthday Cakes

No need to look any further for a homemade dog treat recipes we have a great list here. Our family does not serve our dog a raw food diet, but we do like to make homemade treats and snacks on occasion.

Your pet deserves the best when it comes to getting the homemade treats that are not all fillers but ingredients that you know. We have decided to compile

The Ultimate List of Dog Approved Homemade Dog Treat Recipe, Homemade Dog Birthday Cakes not only approved by our very own Chloe but from other dog owners and bloggers that we thought you might enjoy.

The Ultimate List of Homemade Dog Treat Recipes

20 Dog Approved Homemade Dog Treat Recipes

Every dog birthday Chloe gets a homemade dog cake in her honor. Through the years I have made full-size cakes to puppy cupcakes or cupcakes. We thought we would put all of our dog recipes in one post to make it easier to find your dog approved dog cake too.

Blueberry Homemade Dog Cupcakes.
The perfect size when having a dog party!! You can also freeze these yummy dog cupcakes for other occasions too

Homemade dog cupcakes made with blueberries, pupcakes recipes


FROSTY PAWs or Frozen Homemade Dog Treats: 

When it gets warmer outside, your pup will devour these homemade dog treats. They are simple to make and because they are frozen frosty paws they will stay fresh for a few months.

Just be sure to store your homemade frosty paws in a sealed bag to avoid any frostbite. Here are some great tutorials on how to make these inexpensive frosty paws. 

How to make Frosty Paws or Homemade Frozen Dog Treats 2


Frozen homemade dog treats can be made in bulk and are great for hot days. This version of homemade frozen dog treats includes a little bit of kibble!

frozen homemade dog treats


Homemade Peanut Butter Frosty Paws Dog Treats

homemade Peanut Butter Frosty Paws dog treats

Watermelon Frozen Dog Treats

During the summer, save some of your watermelon for the pups. Learn how to make these super easy Frozen watermelon treats for your dog. 

frozen watermelon dog treats 1


Celebrating your dog’s Birthday? No problem here is some of the Chloe’s favorite homemade dog birthday cakes.


Best Homemade Dog Birthday Cake This Cake will be gobbled up with the cream cheese frosting and peanut butter lettering.

homemade dog cake


This Grain free Dog Birthday Cake will not upset your dog’s belly. Made with simple ingredients, you can choose to make one large one for a bigger dog, or make mini muffins for a smaller dog.

Freeze any extra for a special treat later in the year. You can choose to frost this cake or leave it like it is. Either way, your pup will devour this four-ingredient Grain free dog cake recipe. 



Impossibly Easy Four Ingredient Dog Cake for One

Here is the same recipe slathered with some Greek yogurt and store bought treats. Obviously, this is no longer grain free unless you buy grain free dog treats.

Impossibly Easy Four Ingredient Dog Cake for One


Want to make a single dog cake in a mug?  Tippet enjoyed this Microwave mug dog cake last year. 


Homemade dog treat recipes 
These better than what you can buy at the store, the pups will be begging for more. Wrap some up for their doggies friends too.

homemade dog treat recipes

Another fun homemade dog biscuit recipe that you can roll out and cut into shapes. We even personalized these treats with Chloe’s name!


coopers treats mixes

What I love about the premade mix, is that you only make a few at a time which is great because homemade treats tend to get bad quickly.  These make-at-home dog treat mixes that make it incredibly easy to give homemade treats to your pup, straight from your oven.

homemade dog biscuit treats

Check out  Cooper’s Treats, a premium dog treat business.
We were given a Baked Biscuit Starter Kits, one of their  most popular seller when it’s cold out!

homemade dog treat recipes

You only need 4 ingredients for this super 4 Ingredient simple homemade dog treat recipes. Be sure to use homemade dog treats quickly or store in the fridge.

Since they do not have preservatives, they will go quickly. Check out these peanut butter dog treats your dog will gobble up.

Best 4 Ingredient DIY Peanut Butter Dog Treats

Here are some great dog treat recipes from other bloggers:

Frozen Peanut Butter Dog Treat Recipe from A Magical Mess

Oatmeal Banana Dog Treats  from A Magical Mess

Apple Cinnamon Dog Treats from Two Little Cavaliers

Muddy Paws Blueberry Dog Treats  from Two Little Cavaliers

Heart Shaped Dog Treats  From Dogvills.com

Homemade Sweet Potato Dog Treats  From Thrift Jinxy

Bacon Cornmeal Dog Biscuit Recipe from Ann’s Entitled Life.

Vegetarian Dog Treats Recipes   From Dogvills.com

dog treat recipes

HAVE MORE Dog Treat Recipes??

If you want me to add your recipes to this list just comment below with the URL of your post. Dogs are part of our family and making them special homemade treats is so important too.


Be sure to play some games with your dog to keep their mind sharp as well. This fun Dog Brain game can be used with any of these dog treats.

brain games for dogs

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