Do you celebrate your dog’s birthdays? If you don’t. this recipe may give you a reason to start!
This recipe is simple, yet your dogs will L O V E it!
Not into making it a cake? You could easily use the same recipe but shape into dog treats!
Here’s what you need:
- 1 cup flour
- 1/2 tsp baking soda
- 1/8 cup vegetable oil
- 1/2 cup peanut butter (half for cake, half for icing)
- 1/2 cup White House Foods® Applesauce (we used chunky but you could also use Original)
- 1/2 cup canned pumpkin puree
- 1 egg
- 1/2 cup plain Greek yogurt (be sure this is plain)
- dog treats for decoration (optional)
Here’s how you do it:
For the cake- Preheat your oven to 350 degree F. Prepare an 8 inch round pan with by greasing with oil. In a bowl, mix flour and baking soda then set aside. In another bowl, mix vegetable oil, 1/2 cup of the peanut butter, White House Foods® Applesauce, and the canned pumpkin puree. Mix the wet ingredients then add egg and stir. Once all the wet ingredients are combined, slowly add in the dry ingredients. Stir until mixture is evenly distributed. Bake for 25 minutes or until golden brown. Test the center with a toothpick or knife. Let the cake cool before removing from the pan. While the cake is cooling, mix together the other half (1/4 cup) of peanut butter and plain Greek yogurt. Once the cake is cool, top the cake with icing and dog treats. Serve to happy dogs!