Looking for some homemade pet food recipes? Here are 17 healthy homemade pet food recipes and treats that your four-legged friend is sure to enjoy.
17 Homemade Pet Food Recipes For A Healthier Pet
Most pet owners prefer to make homemade food for the furry members of the family. We want to make sure they get a well-balanced and nutritious meal to keep them healthy and energetic. This gives us the motivation to give DIY pet food and treat a try. So, here are some easy yet healthy homemade pet food recipes and treats that you can make in the comfort of your home.
I love cats because they are are so independent, but that doesn’t stop me from trying to take care of them! So if you have cats in your homestead spoil them with these delectable homemade cat treats. You know they also deserve some treats!
2. Frozen Coconut Oil and Blueberry Dog Treats
If you feel hot during the summer, so does your pup! Give them frozen dog treats! No need to share your delicious ice cream, make him his own refreshing treats that are more than just a plain ice cubes. A fresh way for your pup to cool off this summer!
3. Spinach, Carrot And Zucchini Dog Treats
These spinach, carrot, and zucchini dog treats are very nutritious, tasty, and so easy to make. A sure treat to delight your dog.
4. Easy Crockpot Dog Food
This easy crockpot dog food can easily be made right in the slow cooker. Simply dump everything right in and your pup will get a 2-week food supply.
5. Banana Pup Pops
All you need to make these banana pup pops is a blender or mini food processor to blend up the ingredients. So whip out your blender and start making cool summer treats for your furry friends!
6. Apple And Peanut Butter Pupcakes
These apple and peanut butter pupcakes are a great homemade treat for your dog’s birthday! It’s a festive way to celebrate the day your pup came into your life.
7. Breath-Freshening Dog Treats
If you love making healthy treats for your fur babies, then you definitely have to make them these breath-freshening dog treats. Give them something special that you yourself will be surprised by the result!
8. Double Banana Dog Treats
These easy homemade double banana dog treats will have your furry canine friends begging for more! And what’s the WOW factor for this treat? It’s made with only 3 ingredients.
9. Fruit Leather For Dogs
You can have fruit leather for your dogs to snack on right along with you. Make sure to choose a fruit which is safe for dogs to eat, like blueberries or strawberries.
10. Homemade Flea Prevention Dog Treats
If you love dogs and hate fleas then this is the dog treat for you! Your dog will give you a big thank you for these homemade flea prevention dog treats.
11. Homemade Peanut Butter Dog Treats
When your pup’s crushing on peanuts, these easy recipes for homemade peanut butter dog treats will keep them licking their chops. Pups will love the peanut butter flavor!
12. Peanut Butter Oatmeal Banana Dog Treats
If you want your dog to be livelier than ever, these peanut butter oatmeal banana dog treats will definitely increase your dog’s energy level.
13. Homemade Frozen Peanut Butter Banana Coconut Oil Dog Treats
These scrumptious treats are unbelievably easy to make, quick to freeze, and awesomely ideal for hot summer days! You won’t believe you can make it only with a handful of ingredients that are readily available in your kitchen.
14. Chicken And Wild Rice Dog Biscuits
Treating our dogs as part of the family means giving them giving the best treat available: chicken and wild rice dog biscuits. Your furry friend will surely love these biscuits.
15. Homemade Dog Food
If you’re looking for a complete meal for your pup, this is it! This homemade dog food is a good balance of essential nutrients.
16. Homemade Rabbit Treats
This homemade rabbit treat is great as it is so much healthier than treats sold in stores. If you are a true rabbit lover, I’m sure you wouldn’t mind all the effort required for preparing this treat.
17. Banana Oatmeal Carrot Granola – Homemade Rabbit Treat
This banana oatmeal carrot granola is made only with 4 ingredients and it’s deliciously perfect! Your rabbits will surely love these biscuits.
Want even more healthy homemade pet food recipes and treats? Check this video and learn how to make a homemade doggie stew from TheHelpfuldad:
That’s all I have for now my fellow homesteaders! You can now skip the bags and boxes and take your precious pet to the kitchen and start whipping a batch of these healthy and delicious homemade pet treats. I guarantee you they’ll be fascinated and you would mean the world to them!
Which healthy homemade pet food recipes and treats are you going to try today? Let us know below in the comments!
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This post was originally published in June 2016 and has been updated for quality and relevancy.