Gallery: DIY: Homemade Pumpkin Peanut Butter Doggie Cookies That’ll Hav...

If your pup is anything like Cooper, they'll be in the kitchen watching you while you bake and drooling over the smells.

Armed with my trusty sidekick and test subject, Cooper, I set about the make these cookies out of some of his favorite things – pumpkin and peanut butter. Pumpkin is really good for dog’s digestion and their bowels and sometimes we just put a spoonful of it in his dry food. After researching a few other dog treat recipes, like this one, I decided to make up my own version. See below for the recipe and instructions.



  • 2 cups all-purpose flour (in my case I used gluten free flour, because that’s all we have in our house)
  • 1 cup rolled oats
  • 2 eggs (to make vegan, follow these instructions to replace the egg with flax seed)
  • 1 cup peanut butter
  • 2 cups canned pumpkin (not pumpkin pie mix)
  • 2 Tablespoons chopped parsley


  • Large mixing bowl
  • Mixer
  • Cookie Cutter
  • Rolling Pin
  • Cookie Sheets with parchment paper or baking liners


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  1. Bridgette Meinhold Bridgette Meinhold December 15, 2011 at 9:43 am

    Hey fizzylizzy – One batch makes 9-12 dozen cookies, depending on how big of a cookie cutter you use and how thin you roll out the dough.

  2. fizzylizzy December 14, 2011 at 1:34 pm

    How many treats does one batch make?

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