Sparkly & Simple DIY Dog Treat Jar
Put a twinkle in their eyes with this glittering homemade dog treat jar!
Pet lifestyle expert Serena Faber-Nelson is the founder of Pretty Fluffy. A contributor to Everyday with Rachael Ray, Modern Dog Magazine, Cesars Way and more; her modern, stylized take on DIY dog treats has seen her recipes viewed millions of times over.
Serena is the author of the go-to dog mom bible, Dog Mama, and the popular dog treat recipe book, Healthy Homemade Dog Treats.
Sometimes you just need a little sparkle in your life, you know? And this DIY dog treat jar does just that!
Everyone loves homemade presents at Christmas – even your dog (the tasty kind of course!) But sometimes there’s just so much on our to-do list that we’re left with little time to make thoughtful DIY gift for dog lovers.
But the great news is, this gorgeous DIY dog treat jar is so quick and easy to make. It’s so pretty that it’s sure to make your friends smile – especially if filled with healthy homemade dog treats for their best pals!
Ready to begin? Let’s give this jar a fur-bulous makeover!
First things first, select a simple and healthy dog treat recipe (our 52 Weeks of Treats eBook being a perfect resource!) and whip up a batch.
I chose the yummy ‘Pumpkin & Chia Biscuits’ and they made our apartment smell divine! Soda snuck in a few taste testing bites and licked her chops in approval.
Now, for the sparkly packaging…
How to Make a DIY Dog Treat Jar
What You’ll Need:
An empty glass jar, washed
Mod Podge or PVA glue
- Remove the lid from the jar and brush on a coat of PVA glue along the top and sides of the lid.
- Begin sprinkling the glitter onto the lid until completely coated. Let dry for 10 minutes.
- Gently shake and tap the lid over craft paper to remove the loose glitter.
- To seal the glitter, brush on a very thin layer of PVA glue over top. Let sit for 10 minutes. The sealer will dry clear.
- Be sure the jar is clean and free of glitter and then fill with treats.
- Garnish with a bow and gift tag.
Now how pretty is that?!
Place newspaper or craft paper on a flat surface during the glittering for easy clean up.
Happy holidays – we hope you and your friends love it!
Looking for homemade healthy dog treat recipes?
Check out our eBook 52 Weeks of Treats – Simple & Healthy Dog Treat Recipes for Every Season.
Now in it’s 2nd edition, 52 Weeks of Treats has over 30 healthy DIY dog treat recipes – including everything from summer ‘Blueberry Pupsicles’ to hearty winter ‘Beef Bites’.
With a handy allergies guide, quick references for grain and dairy free recipes AND a whole section just for special occasions (Doggie Birthday Cake anyone?) 52 Weeks of Treats is the ultimate dog treat recipe book.
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