Pumpkin and Peanut Butter Pup Cake

Is it your favourite furry friend’s birthday soon? Perhaps your dog deserves a treat, or you simply just fancy trying your paws at doggy baking? This Pumpkin and Peanut Butter Pup Cake is guaranteed to get all the tails wagging.


For the cake


  • 120g of whole wheat/grain flour
  • 1 egg
  • 70ml vegetable oil
  • 85g pup-friendly peanut butter
  • 150g pumpkin puree
  • ½ teaspoons baking soda
  • 120ml water

For the icing


  • 2 tablespoons cream cheese
  • 150g pumpkin puree
  • *Optional* Treats for decoration


  • In a bowl mix all of the cake ingredients together.
  • Once combined spoon mixture into a greased cake tin.
  • Bake at 180° C for 15-20 minutes or until a knife comes out clean.
  • While the cake is baking mix the icing ingredients together.
  • Once the cake is baked and cooled decorate as desired.


Make sure to always adjust your dog’s daily food allowance so they don’t gain weight while enjoying their delicious new snacks.

You can buy your ingredients from Sainsburys, Tesco, or Marks & Spencer. So get baking!

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