As the crisp autumn air settles in, it’s not just humans who crave the warmth of pumpkin-infused delights. Our four-legged companions deserve a seasonal treat that tickles their taste buds and celebrates the spirit of fall. A nutritional powerhouse for pets, pumpkin boasts a myriad of health benefits for our furry friends. Its high fiber content aids in digestion, while its levels of beta-carotene not only promote optimal vision, but also boost immune function. DYK that pumpkin is also super low in calorie? By incorporating this healthy snack into your pet’s diet, you’ll be able to help support weight management with ease. To help you integrate this wholesome treat into your furry friend’s diet, we’ve rounded up some of the best pet-approved pumpkin treats on Pinterest. Perfect for keeping tails wagging and whiskers twitching this season, let your pet indulge in some fall goodness, without compromising their health with these 10 paw-some recipes.
1. Three-Ingredient Pumpkin Dog Treats via Garden Therapy
These easy-to-make, three-ingredient pumpkin dog treats are bound to give your pup ample amount of protein and fiber and is sure to help with any digestion issues too!
2. Healthy Homemade Pumpkin Cat Treats via Unbound Wellness
These homemade pumpkin cat treats are a healthy and fun alternative to store-bought treats.
3. Pumpkin Doggy Donut Holes via Dog Vills
Skip the pup-cup from Starbucks this fall (although, a treat never hurt once in a while!) and whip up a batch of these donut holes for your pooch. While you’re enjoying your morning cup of coffee, you pup can join in with this daily donut hole!
4. Pumpkin Spice Treats for Dogs & Cats via NHV Natural Pet
Spice up your pet’s life this fall with these healthy, tasty pumpkin spice treats!
5. Pumpkin Pie for Dogs via Spoiled Hounds
Made with all-natural ingredients, these mini pumpkin pie treats are the perfect dog-friendly dessert you’ll want to try this fall.
6. Peanut Butter Pumpkin Pupcakes via Fake Ginger
Looking for a cute and seasonal treat to whip up for your pooch? Try these Peanut Butter Pumpkin Pupcakes – perfect for your pup to enjoy after a brisk fall walk.
7. Easy Homemade Cat Treats with Pumpkin via Shed Happens
While you’re embracing pumpkin season with pies & lattes, why not include your cat in all the fun? These healthy treats are packed full of Vitamin A, Vitamin C and Vitamin E – perfect for promoting a healthy digestive system.
8. No-Bake Peanut Butter & Pumpkin Dog Treats via Lilies, Love and Luna
Looking for a quick snack you can make for your pup in a hurry? Try these no-bake peanut butter and pumpkin dog treats. After an hour in the fridge, let your pup enjoy this tasty treat! You can even make a big batch of these and store them in the freezer for up to 3 months.
9. Pumpkin Cheese Biscuits via Snoot and Toe Beans
This easy biscuit recipe will be perfect for your pooch during the Thanksgiving season. Aside from the digestive benefits, these biscuits pack loads of nutritional benefits like promoting healthy skin and shiny coats, and muscle recovery.
10. Pumpkin Dog Treats with Apples & Oats via Striped Spatula
Your pup will be giving you four paws up with these Pumpkin, Apple & Oat treats. Made with quality-sourced ingredients, these treats are guaranteed to be a hit with your furry friend.
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