Apple Crunch Pupcakes – A Healthy Nutritious Recipe

Feel like getting creative in the kitchen? Why not make your own homemade dog treats? Here are some reasons why making homemade dog treats can be beneficial to both you and your pup:

  • You can ensure that your pet is getting a nutritious and wholesome snack. You can also tailor your dog treat recipes to your dog’s taste preferences as well as cater to any dietary restrictions.

  • Many brands of commercial dog treats are filled with preservatives, which help to extend their shelf life. By creating your own treats at home, you will be able to provide your dog with a healthy snack that is not only nutritious but is also free of unhealthy additives.

  • Your pup will love these treats as a reward for good behaviour!

Apple crunch pupcakes

A fruity treat your dog will adore:


  • 2 ¾ cups water

  • ¼ cup applesauce (unsweetened)

  • 2 tbsp honey

  • 1/8 tbsp vanilla extract

  • 1 medium egg

  • 4 cups whole wheat flour

  • 1 cup dried apple chips (unsweetened)

  • 1 tbsp baking powder



  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F

  2. Mix water, applesauce, honey, egg, and vanilla together in a bowl

  3. Add remaining ingredients and mix until well blended

  4. Pour into lightly greased muffin pans

  5. Bake for 35 minutes

  6. Enjoy!