Apple Pretzels Recipe for Dogs

The recipe may look like it has a lot of steps, but this 3-ingredient baked treat is easy to make. And, if you’ve ever made pretzels, you know they’re fun to roll and twist. You can even make your own crazy shapes. Your Labradoodle won’t care how you twist them — they will love the taste and new treat.

• 3 cups almond flour
• 1 egg
• 1 cup plain, unsweetened applesauce
1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit
2. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper and set aside
3. Beat egg and set aside
4. Mix applesauce and almond flour in a large bowl
5. Pour 1 tablespoon of the egg into a bowl and set aside
6. Pour the rest of the egg into the bowl with mixed ingredients
7. Stir the mixture until a dough forms
8. Take a two-tablespoon-size piece of dough and roll into a tube
9. Take each tube and make into a “U” shape, then twist the ends together and fold back to the top to make a pretzel shape
10. Place the pretzels onto the baking tray
11. Brush the top of each pretzel with the remaining egg
12. Bake for approximately 25-30 minutes, until they’re slightly browned and firm
13. Remove from the oven and allow to cool before serving