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Make Frosty Paws Doggie Ice Cream Right at Home!

Updated on September 21, 2014

Don't worry, it's E-A-S-Y!

Dogs love their special doggie ice cream and really wag their tails because they KNOW it's a special treat and that they darn well deserve it! So, why not make 'em some homemade doggie ice cream right in your own kitchen? Don't panic, it's super-easy and ready in no time. Plus, you can add your own special ingredients depending on what your particular pooch likes!


dog ice cream
dog ice cream

Basic Doggie Ice Cream Recipe

1 small container of plain or vanilla yogurt (175 grams/4ounces)

1 ripe banana

2 ounces (4 tablespoons) filtered water

Blend all the ingredients together and then fill up dixie cups and put a treat stick in each one (optional). Then let freeze in the freezer. See, I told you it was EASY.

Now, for those of you worried about the yogurt because it's a dairy product. Know this: yogurt has much less lactose than regular milk and the live cultures are great for your dog's digestive system. Still worried? Try goat's milk yogurt. That has even less lactose and because the milk particles are tiny it's easy for dogs to digest.

You can also add additional fruits or vegetables to make your dog more yummy flavors to try. See below for another version with peanut butter - a dog's favorite!

Cool Dog Treat Toys For Your Pooch

Fun dog toys with a treat reward!

  • Busy Buddy's Twist 'N Treat is one of our most popular dog treat toys. Dogs have a ball trying to get the treats out of the Twist 'N Treat dog treat dispenser. As dogs roll it around it randomly disperses dog treats.

  • The Dog Turbo by Nina Ottosson dog toys is quite simply one of the most interesting dog toys ever made. The Dog Turbo is a challenging puzzle that requires dogs to think in order to "win" treats. Dogs use their nose or paw to push pegs and get treats

  • The Tug-A-Jug is a fun dog treat dispenser that your dog moves, rolls and tugs around to get the treats out. You can bet interactive dog toys like this will keep your dog occupied for hours! Just fill this dog toy with your dog's best treats and watc

  • The Ultimate Jackpot has got to be the best dog tug and treat toy around! Dogs go crazy tugging, pulling and pawing at the dog toy, trying to get the tasty dog treats or kibble out of the Velcro pouch!

natural dog treats
natural dog treats

Doggie Ice Cream with Peanut Butter and Honey

1 large container of plain yogurt or vanilla yogurt (1 liter/32 ounces)

1 ripe banana

2 tablespoons peanut butter, with no added salt or sugar

2 tablespoons honey (optional - This is a great time to try Manuka Honey aka "the healing honey.")

Your dog's gonna love these tasty dog treats and, hey, why not join in on the fun? It's all the ingredients that people love too!

Dog Treat Poll

If you made your dog an ice cream treat, what flavor would it be?

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Does your doggie like ice cream? - What's the fav flav?

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      Laura Hofman 

      6 years ago from Naperville, IL

      I'm going to give these a try. Great idea for a cool summer treat for our favorite pooches!

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      8 years ago

      Thx for the recipes. My dog loves Frosty Paws but they're kinda expensive. This will be great tho. I may give it a try this wknd. thx


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