Orange-Cranberry Dog Treats

Your pets love you unconditionally, let’s show them how much we love them back for National Cook for Your Pets Day 🐶

These Orange-Cranberry homemade treats will make your furry best friend(s) feel loved!

DISCLAIMER – Please note this recipe does not supersede any dietary or health advice received from your vet. At all times be aware of your pet’s existing health conditions and food sensitivities.

Having said that feel free to adjust this simple recipe to account for your best friend’s sensitivities.

Ingredients (makes 25 doggie biscuits)

  • 3oz Indian River Select Orange Juice
  • 1/2 cup dried cranberries
  • 1 egg
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 2 cups flour (any type)
  • 1 cup rolled or whole oats, ground
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon of orange zest – optional


  1. Preheat oven to 400°F.  Line cookie sheets with parchment paper.
  2. In a blender or food processor, grind rolled or whole oats for 40 seconds.
  3. Combine flour and oats in a bowl, and set aside.
  4. Dice dried cranberries into smaller pieces and add to the dry mixture
  5. Add egg, vanilla extract, and honey to bowl and mix well.
  6. Grate or zest the orange peel, and add to the mixture.
  7. Add orange juice to the bowl.
  8. Knead dough into a ball. Split the dough into 4 or five smaller balls. Roll each ball onto a flat countertop covered with parchment paper and roll to ¼ to ½ inch thickness.
  9. Place in oven and bake for 10 to 12 minutes.
  10. Remove from oven and let cool for 1 to 2 hours.
  11. Place in an airtight container or bag and keep in the refrigerator or freezer until needed.

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