Dog friendly Easter egg recipe to try this weekend

This weekend, many of us are planning a good old-fashioned Easter egg hunt around our homes and gardens. So, why not get our pups involved? We’ve put together this quick and easy recipe for doggy Easter eggs!

For this recipe, you will need:

- 140g of xylitol-free peanut butter

- 140g of coconut oil

- Optional extras for crunch: Good Dog Treats, apple chunks, carrot pieces


Egg-shaped mould

Tip: you could also use a small ice cube tray


- Add the xylitol-free peanut butter and coconut oil to a microwave-safe bowl

- Then microwave for 45 seconds or until completely melted

- Stir the mixture to get rid of any lumps, then pour it into the egg mould or ice cube tray until nearly full

- Add any optional extras into the moulds now as a crunchy surprise for your pooch!

- Put the moulds or trays in the fridge for 2 hours or until the eggs have hardened

- When your eggs have solidified, take one out and give it to your dog as a treat or make them their own Easter egg hunt!'s doggy Easter eggs aren’t made with gluten or grain, so are perfect for pups who may have wheat allergies – don’t forget to check the ingredients of any optional extras if your pup does have allergies.

Their office dogs have tried and tested them, and they give them a paws up! Don’t forget to give them to your pooch in moderation and reduce their dinner size slightly to keep them happy and healthy. If you’re planning on giving them a go, don’t forget to share your pictures and videos with on social media! You can find them on Facebook or Instagram.

If you’re in the mood to make even more delicious homemade treats for you pooch, take a look at The Happy Dog Cookbook by Head Vet Sean McCormack, featuring family food expert and dog lover Annabel Karmel. It’s packed with 24 tasty and nutritious recipes, plus tips and advice!

All profits from the book go to StreetVet, the charity which provides free vet care to the homeless and their pets. Such a fun and wonderful Easter option to involve the whole family!

For more dog friendly ideas check out their website at