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10 Of The Best Dog Cupcakes You Have To Make Right Now

These adorable Dog Cupcakes are a perfect treat for any canine fan! Easy to make and so darn cute, you’ll want to make one for yourself.

Dog cupcakes are the best kind of cupcakes for dogs. They’re easy to make, the ingredients are all natural, and the results are adorable and easy to customize to make it unique for your pets. 

10 Of The Best Dog Cupcakes You Have To Make Right Now

The ultimate cupcake for dogs (see also ‘10 Of The Best Graduation Cupcakes You Have To Make Right Now‘)! Chewy, sweet and moist, with plenty of chocolate and vanilla flavors.

This guide will be covering 10 completely different recipes for doggy cupcakes which will hopefully have something for everybody in terms of both taste and design.

Whether they are just a project for yourself to make or if you are looking to make a gift for someone else, you will find it here!

Everyone loves cupcakes and dogs. Here’s recipes for a cake that looks like a dog, but tastes like a cupcake.

1. Pupcake With Frosting

  • A pupcake is a delicious, dense and chewy cake made with almond flour, egg, and honey. I’ve come up with 16 easy variations, including a cake with chocolate chips, a no-bake version, and a paleo-friendly version. This includes a basic recipe which is very easy to follow. 
  • The frosting is actually made out of potato which is a perfect substitute for your pet to eat which is not harmful to them whatsoever. 
  • These cakes come out looking exactly like a cake that any human would eat because it looks delicious. Your dog will absolutely adore this and it will be the perfect treat for them. 
  • With an added dog biscuit on top, it is the best decoration to finish off your pupcake because everyone will already have these to add to the cakes. 

2. Pawsecco Pupcakes

  • These Pawsecco Dog Cupcakes are perfect for any party! Be sure to check out the video for full instructions and more incredible recipes!
  • This recipe will only take you thirty minutes to complete which is no time at all. These special delights are not just for humans but dogs also have birthdays and these pupcakes are the perfect options to make a special treat for them on their special day. 
  • Bananas , oats and peanut butter are all ingredients which dogs absolutely love and their tails will definitely be wagging hard when they are finished! 

3. Peanut Butter And Banana Dog Cupcakes

  • This recipe for Peanut Butter and Banana Dog Cupcakes is a fun twist on the standard cupcake, perfect for a special snack or a fun dessert.
  • Peanut Butter and Banana Dog Cupcakes are made with peanut butter frosted cupcakes and topped with peanut butter frosting and sliced bananas. They are very simple but very effective in terms of taste and time. 
  • Peanut Butter and Banana Dog Cupcakes – Rich, moist, and full of peanut butter flavor, these dog cakes are big on taste and even bigger on fun!

4. Single Serving Dog Cupcake

  • This recipe is slightly different because it includes diced apples and peanut butter instead of the banana. Dogs absolutely love a bit of fruit (see also ‘10 Tasty Pineapple Upside Down Cupcakes To Make This Weekend‘) when it is combined with other ingredients and it is really good for them as well. 
  • This recipe has very few steps and will take you no time at all.
  • You can also substitute some of the ingredients for different options such as pumpkin or pineapple if your dog prefers that instead. 
  • You are also able to freeze them if you decide to make multiple for later, but you must make sure they are cooled first. 

5. Carrot Applesauce Dog Cupcakes

  • This is a quick and easy recipe for a dog cupcake, that is low carb and high in protein. Topped with a chopped carrot and apple, these can be a filling and savory dish.
  • These carrot applesauce dog cupcakes are simple and full of great flavors. You can make them in less than an hour and they’re surprisingly healthy.
  • This yummy recipe is heavenly when you want to treat your dog to something special. It is not only easy to make, but also cheap and healthy.

6. Extra-Healthy Dog Cupcakes

  • These nutritious dog cupcakes are a fun and easy way to give your dog a treat that’s as nutritious as it is delicious. You do not want to be feeding your dog anything which would be harmful, so why not pick an option which is very healthy for them? 
  • These Extra-Healthy Dog Cupcakes taste just as good as the real thing, but are actually a lot healthier for your dog because of the nutritional benefits which your dog will love. 

7. Six Dog Cupcake Variations

  • There are a wide variety of different pupcakes for your pet and you can Choose from peanut butter bacon, cheddar cheese carrot, sweet potato.
  • Bacon Dog Cakes are a modern twist on the classic hot dog. The bacon is wrapped around a hot dog and then baked to perfection.
  • The bacon option tends to be extremely popular among 

8. Biscuit-Topped Dog Cupcakes

  • These cupcakes are a fun way to eat a biscuit for breakfast, and are perfect for a birthday party or a fun dog-loving brunch.
  • These Biscuit-Topped Dog Cupcakes are cute and so easy to make. A great way to use up all the leftover biscuits in your house. Biscuit-Topped Dog Cupcakes – made with your favorite dog treats will make them all that more special because you can use your pet’s favorite treats to add on top. 
  • Making pet cupcakes is also a great way to get the family together to start baking different types of cakes. It doesn’t always have to be airy cakes for the children, and the dogs will love the treats every now and then. 

9. Pumpkin Dog Cupcakes Recipe

  • Pumpkin pupcakes are a great alternative to traditional pumpkin pie for Thanksgiving. These moist, subtly spiced and super-satisfying treats are perfect for a fall treat for your pets. 
  • This recipe might be a bit of an acquired taste for your oet and it might not be every dog’s favorite. However, it has many health benefits but shouldn’t be fed in large quantities. Like any food, you cannot introduce food into your pets diet in large amounts because it can upset their stomach. 

10. Sweet Potato Carrot Dog Cake

  • A healthy cake for your dog with a savory caramelized sweet potato carrot cake base, topped with a savory onion relish.
  • This is a great treat for your dog. It is very healthy for your dog and it is also very tasty and something a little bit different which will not take too much of your time. If you have ingredients left in your home like sweet potato then you are able to use this in the cakes instead of just letting it go bad. 
  • This dog cake is a semi-sweet delicacy which is a healthy and nutritious snack for dogs. It is a nutritious and healthy cake and a great treat for your family and friends. This cake is made with sweet potato and carrot which are good for dogs’ health and have many benefits. 


Pupcakes are cute, delicious and easy to make. With these recipes, you will be able to create some really delicious pupcakes for your pets and even enjoy the time you spend making them.

There are a wide range of different flavors and ingredients for these cakes to make sure there is one for everyone that will suit their pets tastes and even suit different allergies. 

Hopefully this guide has helped you find a recipe which sounds perfect for you to make in your own home.

You are also able to substitute some of the ingredients out if you want to add in different fruit or veg if your pet prefers, and it is easy to do this.

Try adding some of these to your to-do list and see which ones are the most popular with your pets and enjoy the time with these new recipes and flavors. 

Frequently Asked Questions

What Cupcakes Are Good For Dogs?

Cupcakes are the perfect way to celebrate a birthday (see also ‘10 Tasty Birthday Cupcakes To Make This Weekend‘), an anniversary or just because. So why not make them for your dog? 

Find out which are the best cupcakes for dogs, and how you can make them yourself. If the cakes include any ingredients which are not harmful for your dog it will be ok for them.

However, you do not want to be feeding your dog any kind of cake often and should only be for occasions. 

Where Can I Buy Pupcakes For My Dog?

The Pupcake is an energy-boosting, nutrient-dense food that has been eaten for thousands of years. It is a chewable, gluten-free, vegan food (see also ‘15 Best Vegan Cupcakes To Make Today‘). Using the pupcake, you can turn your meals into healthy, quick, and tasty snacks.

There are certain brands you can buy from if you’re not too keen on baking, but you can easily make these from your home if they are just for small snacks or special occasions. 

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