We as humans know the delicious, sweet taste of honey and reap all the benefits of its natural wonders, but what about our four-legged friends? How come they don’t get to experience it too? Well, the truth is they can. With a little moderation and consideration, honey can be used to make treats for your dog – making it a treat that both of you can enjoy.
According to Ultimate Home Life, “Raw honey is a rich source of vitamin A, vitamin B-complex, vitamin C, vitamin D, vitamin E, vitamin K, calcium, phosphorus, magnesium, silicon, sulfur, potassium, manganese, copper, and iodine, all of which will ensure your dog leads a healthy life.”
Although honey has many benefits for your dog, it’s extremely important that you consult with a veterinarian first. Head to ultimatehomelife.com for more tips and information before giving your dog a taste.
After doing your research, you are good to whip up one or all of these sweet snacks for your furry friend. Here are five doggy treats you can make using honey.
1. Blueberry Oatmeal Snacks
This blueberry oatmeal dog treat is perfect for a pup breakfast. In just 30 minutes, you can create a tidbit that will have your dog howling for more. Check out this easy and adorable recipe on The Little Epicurean.
2. Sweet Potato Bites
Sweet potatoes are another healthy food that fuels the human body. Now it can help fuel your dog’s too. This sweet potato dog snack is said to alleviate your dog’s allergies, according to The Ledford Life. Make this treat just in time for fall!
3. Peanut Butter Banana Snaps
We all know dogs love peanut butter so it only makes sense to put it in treat form. Instead of chewing on your slippers, have your dog munch on these snacks, courtesy of The Scrumptious Pumpkin. Warning: This blog post has photos of an extremely cute beagle that will melt your heart.
4. Mini Cinnamon Rolls
These cinnamon snacks are a little more work but they are so worth it for your furry buddy. With these mini cinnamon rolls, your dog can enjoy breakfast with you. Try out these adorable treats from Kol’s Notes.
5. Donut Delights
Take a breakfast favorite and turn it into a dog treat. This recipe from Doggy Dessert Chef makes delicious donuts for your pal. In just 30 minutes, your pup will have a new favorite snack.