Pumpkin Spice and Apple Dog Treats

Bring the spices of the season into your kitchen with these homemade dog treats.

You know that it’s fall as soon as you smell pumpkin spice in the air. A favorite latte around our offices, we wanted to share this delicious treat with our four-legged best friends. That’s the inspiration behind The Honest Kitchen’s Instant Pumpkin Spice Latte powder. A warm and nourishing blend of goat’s milk, pumpkin, honey and aromatic spices will fill your kitchen with eager wagging tails.

Pumpkin Spice and Apple Dog Treats


  • 1 ½ tablespoons Instant Pumpkin Spice Latte powder
  • 2 cups gluten-free flour
  • 2 tablespoons ground flax seeds
  • 1/2 cup applesauce
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 cup water


  1. 1. Preheat oven to 325°F. Line cookie sheet with cooking parchment paper.
  2. Add Instant Pumpkin Spice Latte powder, gluten free flour, and ground flax seed into a large bowl and stir together.
  3. Add egg and applesauce to dry mix. Stir well until combined. Add water until a firm dough is formed.
  4. On a floured surface, roll out dough to ½ to ¼ inch thickness. Cut out using cookie cutters and lay out on cookie sheets.
  5. Put trays in oven and bake for 20 minutes.
  6. Remove from oven and let cool on racks for an hour. Preheat oven to 350°F. Line cookie sheet with cooking parchment paper.

Recipe Notes

Remember to flour your countertop with gluten free flour before you roll out the dough.

Meet the Author: Amy Tokic

Amy Tokic is the Editor of Petguide.com, the flagship site to over 70 different pet communities, which offers pet parents a one-stop-info-shop for all things dog and cat related. Amy's been with PetGuide since the beginning, guided by the wisdom of her Shih Tzu mix and furry roommate, Oscar. Together, this pet power couple has their paw on the pulse of the pet industry, sniffing out trends, advice, news, tasty treat recipes and other tail-wagging stories.

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