Save Money With DIY Dog Treats

Posted by Lone Star CU on 07/26/2021

July blog header graphic - dog treats-01Do you love your dog as if it were your own child? What better way to show your love than to make your furry baby some homemade treats? In addition to being cheaper than store-bought treats, your homemade treats will be healthier and so much tastier.

Try this quick and easy recipe for Peanut Butter Dog Treats.


2 cups flour

½ cup plain peanut butter (make sure it doesn’t have the sweetener Xylitol)

2 eggs

¼ water


Preheat oven to 350° F.

In a large bowl, mix flour, peanut butter, and eggs.

Add water a little at a time until the mixture forms a soft dough.

Roll out your dough to about ¼ inch thick.

Cut out shapes using cookie cutters or a thick shot glass.

Transfer cookies to a baking sheet and bake for 15 minutes or until the bottoms are a little dark.

Let them cool for about an hour until they’re hard as crackers.