To keep your pup in on the holiday feast without feeding him harmful turkey scraps, look to these Christmas-themed treats. Both recipes are dog-friendly, budget-friendly, quick and fun ways to show your dog some extra love. Recipes found at

Christmas Mint Barky Bones

1 1/2 cups whole wheat flour

1 1/2 cups Bisquick? baking mix

1/2 cup mint chopped leaves

1/2 cup vanilla yogurt

2 tablespoons butter

1 egg

1 1/2 teaspoons real maple syrup

1. Combine all ingredients in food processor, process until well mixed.

2. Roll out on a floured surface to 1/4- to 1/2-inch thickness.

3. Cut with holiday-shaped cookie cutters. Place on non-stick cookie sheet.

4. Bake at 375 degrees for 20 minutes, or until lightly browned.

5. Cool and store in air-tight container.

Puppy Dog Egg Nog

1 egg

1 cup vanilla yogurt

1 cup whole milk

1 tablespoon real maple syrup


Blend all ingredients, sprinkle nutmeg on top and chill. Serve in holiday doggie bowls.