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How to Make Homemade Dog Pill Pocket Treats

These tasty Homemade Dog Pill Pocket Treats are super easy to make with only 3 ingredients. They take only minutes to make, NO BAKING required, and are super inexpensive! Most importantly, dogs LOVE them which makes them woof that pill on down!

How to Make Homemade Dog Pill Pocket Treats

Giving dogs their medication is sometimes not an easy chore!

You can try and disguise that pill in the best of treats only for them to eat the treat and spit the pill back out.

Then, they give you the side-eye like you are not fooling me!

For some of my pack, I went so far as to give up on trying to place their pill in a treat and went straight for placing it in their throat.

But now, I have discovered these easy-to-make Homemade Dog Pill Pocket Treats that have made all the difference in the world!

The whole pack loves them and no longer fights me about taking their medication!

Homemade Dog Pill Pocket Treats

These tasty pill pockets are different from those you buy as they are soft and chewy and feature the deliciousness of their beloved peanut butter!

Not only are they easy to make with NO BAKING required, but you can also make them for little of nothing compared to expensive store-bought ones!

Giving your dog a pill is so easy with these tasty pill pockets you will wonder why you have never thought of this easy recipe before!

They simply woof them down so fast they don’t have time to wonder if there was a pill in there 🙂

Want another easy dog pill pocket recipe. Check out our Soft & Fruity Dog Treats with Apples and Cranberries! They are also NO-BAKE!

How to Make Homemade Dog Pill Pocket Treats

Homemade Dog Pill Pocket Treats

Ingredients needed:

Homemade Dog Pill Pocket Treats ingredients needed

1 T Water
1 T Natural peanut butter
3 T oats

Items Used:

Mixing bowl
Blender or food processor
A meat thermometer, or something similar, to create a hole

How to make these tasty Homemade Pill Pockets for dogs:

Add quick oats into a blender or food processor and pulse until flour consistency.

In a mixing bowl, combine the water, peanut butter, and oats together.

Remove a spoon full of dough and shape it into balls.

Homemade Dog Pill Pocket Treats process

Use a meat thermometer or something similar to create a hole.

Your pill pockets are ready to use!

Homemade Dog Pill Pocket Treats stored in airtight container in refrigerator

Store in an airtight container in the fridge.

To serve with medication, simply push a pill into the hole and shape around the pill.

Tips:

If too thin, you can add more oats to get the correct consistency. They do not have to be processed into a powder.

Make sure you are using natural peanut butter or peanut butter with NO XYLITOL!

How to Make Homemade Dog Pill Pocket Treats

Print this easy Homemade Dog Pill Pocket Treats recipe!

How to Make Homemade Dog Pill Pocket Treats
Yield: Varies according to size

Homemade Dog Pill Pocket Treats

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes

These tasty Homemade Dog Pill Pocket Treats are super easy to make with only 3 ingredients. They take only minutes to make, NO BAKING required, and are super inexpensive! Most importantly, dogs LOVE them which makes them woof that pill on down!

Ingredients

  • 1 T Water
  • 1 T Natural peanut butter
  • 3 T oats

Items Used:

  • Mixing bowl
  • Blender or food processor
  • A meat thermometer, or something similar, to create a hole

Instructions

    1. Add quick oats into a blender or food processor and pulse until flour consistency.
    2. In a mixing bowl, combine the water, peanut butter, and oats together.
    3. Remove a spoon full of dough and shape it into balls.
    4. Use a meat thermometer or something similar to create a hole.
    5. Your pill pocket is ready!
    6. Store in an airtight container in the fridge.
    7. To serve with medication, simply push a pill into the hole and shape around the pill.

Notes

If too thin, you can add more oats to get the correct consistency. They do not have to be processed into a powder.

Make sure you are using natural peanut butter or peanut butter with NO XYLITOL!

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How to Make Homemade Dog Pill Pocket Treats

Antoinette M

Sunday 15th of May 2022

I need a recipe like this for my cat!

Jeanna Massman

Saturday 14th of May 2022

This is a great idea. I’ll pass this information on to my niece!

Blake Marchand

Tuesday 29th of March 2022

dog treats.

Debbie P

Wednesday 27th of October 2021

This is such a goo trick!

Thomas Gibson

Saturday 17th of April 2021

What a fantastic idea! Wonder if this works for humans? My grandmother has difficulty taking her pills,

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