Peanut Butter Banana Oats Dog Treat
Peanut butter, banana, oats are all great foods for your dog, but giving him all in one treat, he will love you even more. This easy baked treat has many health benefits and will give your pup a boost of energy. It’s not only essential, but it wouldn’t leave a huge dent in your wallet with just these ingredients. Let’s take a look!
PB, Banana, & Oat Dog Treat Recipe
What You’ll Need :
- 2 cups flour
- 2 cups oats
- 2 ripe bananas
- 1 ½ cups of peanut butter
- 1 ⅓ cups of water
- ¼ cups of oil
- Combine and stir all the ingredients.
- Adjust liquid as necessary to make a stiff dough.
- Roll on floured cutting board to 3/8” thick.
- Cut it with a bone-shaped cutter.
- Place on ungrease cookie sheet
- Bake for 3 to 3 ½ hours in a 250-degree oven until dry
What’s Great About These Treats?
There are many treats out there, but this treat your dog will enjoy. Making them at home will be extra special for him. Let’s take a look at the benefits of this treat. Oats contain lots of fiber, high in protein and fat. Since it has such a high protein content it can be easily digested and used by your dog’s body to provide a good balance of amino acids. Oats also contain vitamins E and B. Not forgetting iron and zinc.
The banana in this treat is a great source of potassium, Vitamin C and B6. Banana also contains magnesium which boosts a healthy bone growth and helps him absorb other vitamins efficiently. Peanut butter for dogs? Dogs will enjoy this treat. It is a good source of protein, Vitamins B and E, Niacin and contains healthy fats. With these benefits, how can your dog resist!
Additional Tips & Thoughts
Do not overfeed your dog with those treats, moderation is better. Be sure the peanut butter used does not contain xylitol. Xylitol is harmful to dogs and can cause seizures, liver failure, low blood sugar, and even death. Though it may be safe for people, dogs are an exception. Be sure to check the ingredients in peanut butter before purchasing.