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3 Holiday Dog Treat Recipes for Your Pup’s KONG

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The holidays just aren’t complete without spending time with our loved ones—especially ones of the furry variety. Having our dogs near while celebrating the holidays is a surefire way to make all of our festivities even more cheery and bright.

So, what’s the secret to getting your pup into the holiday spirit? Tasty dog treats inspired by staple holiday foods, all stuffed in one of your pup’s favorite dog toys—the KONG Classic.

These festive recipes, designed to be stuffed into your dog’s KONG, are a delicious way to keep your pet occupied and content during holiday parties, travel or even while opening gifts with the family. Plus, the recipes are easy to whip up, so you can spend less time cooking and more time with the ones you love. These three recipes are just a few of the many fun ways you can use your dog’s KONG during the holidays.

If you’re ready to fill your pup with joy, make sure you fill his KONG with these homemade dog treat recipes he’ll surely fall-la-la-la-la-la in love with.

Stuffable Holiday Gingerbread Treat

Ingredients:

KONG dog treat recipe for the holidays peanut butter snack.

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Supplies:

  • Small mixing bowl
  • Mixing spoon
  • Rolling pin
  • Plastic bag
  • Rubber spatula

Yield: 1 KONG Stuffer
Serving Size: 1 KONG
Prep Time: 5 minutes

Instructions:

  1. Put the yogurt and spices into a small mixing bowl and blend lightly with a spoon.
  2. Holiday dog treat KONG recipes.

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  3. Put the KONG dog treats in a sealed plastic bag.
  4. Instructions for KONG dog treat stuffer recipe.

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  5. Use a rolling pin to crush the treats into small pieces.
  6. KONG recipe for dog treats this holiday.

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  7. Gently fold the crushed dog treat into the yogurt and spice mix, and mix well.
  8. KONG dog treat recipes for the holidays.

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  9. Use a spatula to stuff the KONG toy. Optional: You can freeze it overnight for a cool treat!
Freezing KONG for holiday dog treats.

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Holiday Feast for Pups

Ingredients:

Kong recipe for dog treats this holiday.

By Chewy Studios

Supplies:

  • Small mixing bowl
  • Mixing spoon
  • Rubber spatula

Yield: 1 KONG Stuffer
Serving Size: 1 KONG
Prep Time: 5 minutes

Instructions:

  1. Mix all ingredients in a small mixing bowl with a mixing spoon until smooth.
  2. Sweet potato dog treat KONG stuffer recipe.

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  3. Use the spatula to stuff your KONG. Optional: You can freeze it overnight for a cool treat!
  4. Stuffing KONG with dog holiday treat recipe.

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Carob Peppermint “Bark” Treat

Ingredients:

  • 1 tbsp. unsweetened carob chips
  • 1 tbsp. oatmeal
  • ⅛ tsp. peppermint oil
  • 2 tbsp. plain Greek yogurt

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Supplies:

  • 2 small, microwave-safe mixing bowls
  • 2 mixing spoons
  • Rubber spatula

Yield: 1 KONG Stuffer
Serving Size: 1 KONG
Prep Time: 5 minutes

Instructions:

  1. In a bowl, add the oatmeal, yogurt and peppermint oil. Mix it with a spoon until smooth.
  2. KONG Holiday dog recipe.

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  3. Microwave the carob chips for 60 seconds, in 15-second intervals, mixing in between.
  4. Holiday dog recipe for KONGs.

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  5. Pour the melted carob chips into the first bowl and mix the ingredients together with a spoon until blended.
  6. KONG recipes for dogs this holiday.

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  7. Use the spatula to stuff your KONG. Optional: You can freeze it overnight for a cool treat!

 

Samantha Schwab, Junior Editor

As an aspiring cat mom, Samantha Schwab can be found mining keywords, meticulously editing Pet Central blog posts or standing at her desk (usually all three!). An espresso shot and kitty cuddles are the only things that stand between Samantha and conquering the (pet) world!

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