Vegan MoFo: puppeh edition

3 Sep

As I was flipping through my copy of Chloe’s Kitchen this weekend I was reminded of this recipe for dog biscuits that I had earmarked ages ago.  They are so easy to put together and I was able to bake a batch while I made pancakes over the weekend.

Since my pup Rhodie is pretty picky when it comes to treats I only made a half batch, which still makes a lot!  The recipe is super simple–just whole wheat flour, peanut butter, molasses, and water. I doubled the molasses since I was worried he wouldn’t like them and skipped dipping them in carob.  I used cookie cutters for about half of the dough, then got lazy and just rolled the rest into balls that I flattened with my hand on the baking sheet.  Efficiency ftw!


When it came time to taste test there was some initial skepticism but after the first treat he was hooked!  Hooray!  I was so excited and Rhodie was so cute eating his little cookies that I may have given him way too many yesterday. At least they’re healthy!




Bonus pic of post-nap puppy smile:



14 Responses to “Vegan MoFo: puppeh edition”

  1. Cadry's Kitchen September 3, 2013 at 11:31 am #

    Look at that smile!! Rhodie is so adorable! I’m glad that your cookie experiment worked out.

  2. dropscone September 3, 2013 at 11:57 am #

    What a cutie!

    The cookies sound like they’d be tasty, actually. Did you try any, or does he get them all?

    • Autumn September 3, 2013 at 1:40 pm #

      I did try them! They taste like slightly sweet peanut butter crackers.

  3. Herbrie September 3, 2013 at 12:34 pm #

    Oh, such a cutie pie! Cookies are looking good too.
    I was thinking of doing a canine MoFo as well and bought the suppliesyesterday. But the peanut butter sounds great too, I will make it as a second option when I do the baking for the furkids. I will link back to you. Is that ok?
    I’m new to VeganMoFo, veganism itself AND blogging, so I’m hope I’m not breaking any rules here. 🙂

    • Autumn September 3, 2013 at 1:41 pm #

      Of course! We can share furbaby recipes. 🙂

  4. veganinbrighton September 3, 2013 at 1:48 pm #

    Awwww, your pup is super adorable!

  5. luminousvegans September 3, 2013 at 4:50 pm #

    Oh my gosh, yes! Adorable puppy pictures!! I love his look in the first pic—like, I dunno about this… My dogs would be all over those treats in a heartbeat no doubt.

  6. Randi (laughfrodisiac) September 3, 2013 at 6:39 pm #

    Nothing better than pictures of puppies getting treats! ❤ ❤ ❤

  7. Julie September 4, 2013 at 7:41 am #

    Rhodie is so cute! Glad he enjoyed the special treats you made for him!

  8. Anna September 5, 2013 at 6:38 pm #

    What a sweetie!!!

  9. Marie September 7, 2013 at 7:37 am #

    Those ears! That is one cute dog. I’m looking forward to trying out these molasses dog treats on my pupster.

  10. Jackie September 18, 2013 at 7:03 pm #

    Ohhh the treat sniffing picture! With the gremlin ears! What a perfect little dogchild!


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