Pumpkin and Banana Dog Treat Recipe

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These dastardly spiders are up to no good… just look at those mustaches! You can tell by the shifty look in their eyes that they’ll be creeping and crawling into dog bowls this Halloween. Our Pumpkin and Banana Dog Treat Recipe is scary good, thanks to pumpkin puree, banana and chia seeds. Make these treats for your furry monster – he’ll gobble them up!

pumpkin-banana-dog-treat-recipe-1Make 30 cookies


2.5 cups whole wheat flour

¼ cup powdered milk

1 cup pumpkin puree

1 banana, mashed

1 tablespoon chia seeds

1 teaspoon cinnamon

1 egg

1/4 cup vegetable or olive oil

Water as needed


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Line cookie sheets with parchment paper.
  2. In a small bowl, mix pumpkin puree, banana, egg, and oil, and stir until well combined. Set aside.
  3. In a large bowl, mix flour, powdered milk, chia seeds, and cinnamon.
  4. Add wet mixture to dry. Mix until a stiff dough forms.
  5. Roll out dough to about 1/4″ thick onto a floured surface. Cut into desired shapes and place treats on lined sheet pans.
  6. Bake for about 35-40 minutes or until light golden.
  7. Place on cooling rack for 2-4 hours. Store in fridge or freezer in airtight container.