Banana Spinach PupCakes

Banana Spinach Dog Cupcake Treat

As pet owners, we always want to give our furry friends the best of everything. From their food to their toys, we want them to be happy and healthy. One trend that has been gaining popularity among dog owners is homemade dog treats. What better way to treat your pup than with some delicious and easy-to-make banana and spinach dog cupcakes!

Banana Spinach Dog Cupcake Treat

Benefits of Bananas and Spinach for Dogs

Before we dive into the recipe for these tasty cupcakes, let’s talk about the benefits of the two main ingredients: bananas and spinach.

Bananas are a great source of fiber and they are also high in potassium, which can help regulate blood pressure and support healthy muscle and nerve function. For dogs, bananas can provide a boost of energy, aid in digestion, and promote healthy skin and coat.

Spinach, on the other hand, can help improve digestion, support healthy bones and teeth, and promote overall wellness.

When combined, bananas and spinach make a powerful duo that can provide your furry friend with a range of benefits.

Storing and Serving Banana and Spinach Dog Cupcakes

Once you’ve made your delicious cupcakes, you’ll want to make sure they stay fresh. Here are some tips for storing and serving your cupcakes.

  • Store your cupcakes in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to a week.
  • Serve your cupcakes as a special treat or reward, not as a meal replacement.
  • Watch your dog while they eat the cupcakes to make sure they don’t have issues with decorations.
Banana Spinach Dog Cupcake Treat

Frequently Asked Questions about Dog Treat Cupcakes

Here are some frequently asked questions about dog cupcakes.

Q: Can I use frozen spinach instead of fresh?

A: Yes, you can use frozen spinach instead of fresh. Just make sure to thaw and drain it before using it in the recipe.

Q: Can I use almond butter instead of peanut butter?

A: Yes, you can use almond butter instead of peanut butter. Just make sure it does not contain xylitol, which is toxic to dogs.

Q: How many cupcakes does this recipe make?

A: This recipe makes about 6-8 cupcakes.

Banana Spinach Dog Cupcake Treat


  • piping bag and tip



  • 1 banana mashed
  • 1/2 cup chopped spinach
  • 1/4 cup peanut butter
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 cup brown rice flour


  • 1/4 cup pureed spinach
  • 8 ounces cream cheese room temperature



  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit and spray baking pan with nonstick oil.
  • Mix all ingredients in a large bowl until well combined.
  • Spoon mix into the molds.
  • Bake for 20 to 25 minutes, until a toothpick inserted in the middle come out clean.
  • Cool 5 minutes in pan then remove and place on wire racks to cool completely.


  • In a bowl combine the cream cheese and pureed spinach until smooth.
  • Fill piping bag and pipe on top of pupcakes.


I used Pastries 4 Pets dog safe sprinkles as decoration. 
Banana Spinach Dog Cupcake Treat

Cute and Creative Ways to Display Dog Cupcakes

Finally, let’s talk about some cute and creative ways to display your dog cupcakes.

  • Use a dog-themed cupcake stand.
  • Top each cupcake with a dog treat.
  • Use a dog bone-shaped cookie cutter to cut out decorations.

These banana and spinach dog cupcakes are a fun and delicious way to show your furry friend how much you care. They are packed with flavor that your dog will love.

Banana Spinach Dog Cupcake Treat

Whether you’re looking for a special treat or a fun way to bond with your pet, these cupcakes are sure to be a hit!