Dog-Friendly Carrot Cupcakes

These scrumptious carrot cupcakes are a yummy Easter treat for your dog that can be made in a matter of minutes!

Made with just a handful of ingredients, the cupcakes are cooked in the microwave to keep things simple. Who said baking was hard?

These easy-to-make carrot cupcakes are perfect as an Easter treat, but they’re also a great way to celebrate your dog’s birthday or whenever you fancy whipping up a healthy snack for your pooch.

Benefits of carrots for dogs

Carrots are high in fibre and beta-carotene, which produces Vitamin A that helps support:

  • Eye health

  • Your dog’s immune system

  • Your dog’s skin and coat

Top tip: If you want to add an extra boost of nutrition and flavour to your dog’s meals, simply top them with some grated carrot!

How to Make Dog-Friendly Carrot Cupcakes

Dog-Friendly Carrot
Cupcake Recipe

This recipe makes 2 cupcakes


1 small carrot, grated
1 egg
100g blended oats*
30ml water
Pinch of cinnamon
Coconut oil for greasing


Grated coconut
Yappy Biscuits

*To make your blended oats, simply whizz up whole oats in a blender until they’re finely ground.


  1. Add the grated carrot to a bowl, then add the egg, blended oats, water and cinnamon, and mix until combined.

  2. Use a small amount of coconut oil to grease a dish or mug that’s microwave safe.

  3. Spoon half of your mixture into your dish or mug and microwave for 1 minute 15 seconds, or until firm. Repeat with the rest of your mix.

  4. Wait until your cupcakes cool, then decorate with your dog’s favourite toppings!

Top Tip: Don’t fur-get to adjust the amount of food you give your dog on the day they enjoy this cupcake treat, this way they can avoid over-indulging.

Dougie the Greyhound was a very happy bunny to be the taste tester!

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Hungry For More Dog-Friendly Recipes?

Making tasty treats for your dog is a fun activity that you can both get involved with. Dougie the Greyhound was certainly a happy bunny to give us a helping paw in the kitchen! He especially liked “cleaning” the spoon.

For more fantastic recipes, be sure to check out Yappy’s recipes for:

Dog-Friendly Pancakes

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