It’s likely that you will already have these everyday ingredients in your cupboards, a combination of peanut butter, rolled oats, and apple sauce. The ingredients are brought together in a mixing bowl, rolled into small bite-sized balls then refrigerated to set, it couldn’t be any easier!

Our peanut butter dog treat recipe can easily be multiplied to create a large batch and the size of the treatment can be adjusted depending on the dog. This version is also human-friendly so allow your dog or yourself to taste-test as you prepare. Store in the refrigerator to keep the treats firm and use within 2 weeks.

Easy Peanut Butter Dog Treat Recipe with 3 Ingredients

This recipe is incredibly easy with no baking required and using only 3 ingredients to create a simple and delicious treat for your pet.
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Course Snack
Servings 15 depending on size rolled


  • Mixing bowl
  • Tray


  • 8.5 oz smooth peanut butter
  • 3 oz apple sauce
  • 3 oz rolled oats


  • Into a mixing bowl add the peanut butter, apple sauce, and rolled oats.
  • Stir the ingredients to combine.
  • Using your hands remove approximately 20g of mixture and roll into a tight ball. (The size of the treatment can be adjusted depending on the size of the dog.)
  • Place the peanut butter dog treat onto a tray then repeat, continue to roll until all the mix is finished.
  • Transfer the tray of peanut butter dog treats into a refrigerator and allow to sit for 30 minutes.
  • After 30 minutes the treats should be firm and set, then place into an airtight container and store in the refrigerator for up to two weeks.
Keyword Easy Peanut Butter Dog Treats
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