A Common Comfort: 6 Peanut Butter Treats You and Your Pup can Enjoy Together

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It's no secret that pups and people share a common love of peanut butter. Peanut butter is delicious, nutritious and comforting! In celebration of National Dog Day on August 26, the National Peanut Board (NPB) created the first-ever peanut butter snacks that are dog-safe and tasty for people and pups!

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Anytime from breakfast to dinner, peanut butter hits the spot. In fact, 94% of American homes have at least one jar of peanut butter and chances are you already have the ingredients needed to make these sweet and savory peanut butter snacks at home.

Peanut Butter Pup-Tarts – Share this homemade oat dough pastry drizzled with peanut butter over breakfast or snack time.

Pumpkin Peanut Butter Woofles – Fuel up for the day with protein-packed peanut butter and pumpkin waffles.


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Green Pooch Smoothie – Cool off with a smoothie packed with power greens and plant-based protein.
Pawfect Peanut & Salmon Bowl – Enjoy a hearty salmon bowl with chopped peanuts for lunch or dinner. Pet owners can top their bowl with a homemade curry coconut peanut sauce for added flavor.


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Pup’s Lazy Sundae – Peanut butter and bananas are the perfect base for this dairy-free treat.

Barkuterie Board – Pair lightly whipped peanut butter dip with fresh fruits and veggies.

Share how you’re enjoying these National Dog Day recipes by tagging @nationalpeanutboard on social!

*Disclaimer: Always seek the advice of your veterinarian with any questions you may have regarding the nutritional needs of your pet.  Ingredients that should not be consumed by dogs are noted. Do not feed these treats as more than 10% of the dog's diet. These are not complete foods and should be enjoyed only as a celebratory treat and are not meant to replace your dog’s daily diet. Substitutions are not recommended. Avoid using peanut butter with Xylitol, a sugar substitute that is toxic to dogs.  

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