Are Snickerdoodle Safe For Your Dog To Eat?

Are Snickerdoodle Safe For Your Dog To Eat?

Author WDF Staff | Last updated: May 09 2023


Snickerdoodle is one famous type of cookie, usually called sugar cookie. Ingredients used for making these cookies include flour, eggs, sugars, and salt butter, and after this is all mixed together, they are rolled in cinnamon sugar. We love to consume these tasty cookies, but what about our dogs? Can they eat Snickerdoodles? You are about to find out.

Can dogs eat Snickerdoodles?

Snickerdoodles are not toxic for dogs, but we advise you not to offer them to your dog. The main problem with these cookies is their amount of sugar; we all know that consuming too much sugar can cause many health-related problems for dogs.

If your dog eats a Snickerdoodle or two, in most cases, he will be all right, and you won't have to worry. The problems can show if your dog gets his paws on a full jar. In this situation, you need to watch for symptoms that will indicate that snickerdoodles caused some problems for your dog.

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What are the symptoms to look for?

If your dog has eaten too many of these cookies, you can expect him to show some symptoms that indicate he is not feeling well.

The symptoms can show include

In most cases, even if your dog shows any of these symptoms after eating Snickerdoodle cookies, he will be all right shortly after. If you are unsure if your dog will be all right, you can contact your vet and ask for his advice.

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Homemade Snickerdoodle dog treats

If you want to share some Snickerdoodle cookies with your dog, we suggest making homemade ones. That way, you can be sure they will be safe for dogs to consume while also being extra tasty.

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Homemade Snickerdoodle dog treats


  • 2 cups of brown rice flour
  • 1 cup of oat flour
  • 2 teaspoons of ground cinnamon
  • ¼ cup of honey
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract
  • ½ cup of water


  1. Preheat the oven to the 375°F
  2. Take a bowl and mix brown rice flour, oat flour, and a ground cinnamon
  3. Add honey, egg, and vanilla extract to the mix
  4. After mixing all, add the ½ cup water until the ingredients come together
  5. Roll out this mix on the table and prepare to cut out cookies
  6. You can use some cool dog shape cutter – such as bone or a paw
  7. Place the cookies on the baking sheet and into the oven
  8. Bake cookies until they get a golden color – this will usually happen after 12-15 minutes
  9. After they cool down, you can reward your dog with them

We hope you will try our homemade Snickerdoodle cookie recipe and that your dog will enjoy them.

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