Whip Up These Wholesome Sweet Potato Flax Dog Snacks

Here’s a tasty way to add the goodness of flax to your dog’s diet— flax snacks! And with three simple ingredients, this recipe comes together fast and easy.

We grind rolled oats into flour, add ground flax seed, and then stir in a jar of sweet potato baby food for a wholesome cookie your dog will roll over for.

Sweet Potato Flax Snacks Dog Treats

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  • Author: Kiki Kane
  • Prep Time: 3 minutes
  • Cook Time: 20 minutes
  • Total Time: 23 minutes
  • Yield: 2 Trays of cookies 1x
  • Category: Treats
  • Cuisine: Cookie Party

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  • 1/4 Cup Ground Flax Seed
  • 1 1/4 cups Oat Flour
  • 1 4 oz. Jars of Sweet Potato Baby Food (or 1/2 cup of cooked and mashed sweet potato)
  • 2 Tbsp water


  • Food Processor
  • 2 Parchment-Lined Baking Sheets


Preheat oven to 350º

Line two cookie sheets with parchment and set aside.

In the food processor, grind flax seeds to a powder. Add rolled oats and blitz until a floury texture is achieved.

Add the sweet potato and blitz to combine. Add water as necessary to achieve a well-mixed dough.

If the dough is way too sticky to work with, you can cover and refrigerate to give the flax time to finish expanding.

Use additional flour to roll out the dough,

Cut out cookies and place on parchment-lined baking sheet.

Bake for 20 minutes or until golden brown.

*Optional: Beat one egg and apply to cookies with a pastry brush prior to baking.

Tasting Notes

Crunchy goodness!

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