Pumpkin carving may be done, but the season for pumpkin devouring is just getting started. Fortunately for our furry friends, pumpkin is not only delicious, it’s a proven powerfood for pets. Packed with fiber, vitamin A, beta-carotene, iron, and potassium, pumpkin is beneficial to your pet’s digestive and urinary systems.
Unsweetened canned natural pumpkin (not pumpkin pie filling), cooked fresh pumpkin, and unsalted pumpkin seeds are all excellent choices for feeding your dog (or cat) pumpkin, but if you’re feeling inspired head to the kitchen and whip up one of these easy and delicious pumpkin dog treats. We promise you’ll have tails wagging.
Flour + peanut butter + canned pumpkin = an irresistible treat your doggie will love. Recipe.
Oh wait, maybe it does get easier! These balls are three ingredients and they don’t require an oven. Recipe.
Is there anything that doesn’t get better with bacon? Recipe.
Caffeine-free, of course. Recipe.
These sound so good we might have to try a bite. You know, just to make sure they’re not poison or anything. Recipe.
Perfect for sensitive tummies. Recipe.
Non-puppies love them too. Recipe.
The addition of ground flaxseed provides a host of additional nutrients. Recipe.
Know of some more delicious pumpkin treat recipes? Share in the comments!