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Expert Advice: Natural & Whole Foods Can Dogs Eat Popcorn?
Nothing brings more joy to most dogs than helping you clean up after movie night. Popcorn always finds its way into couch cushions and onto the floor, where our dogs are happy to "hoover" them up. The question most of us forget to ask ourselves, however, is can dogs eat popcorn? Can Dogs Have Popcorn? […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-popcorn/ | September 1, 2022
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Expert Advice: Natural & Whole Foods Can Dogs Eat Coconut?
Dogs can consume coconut oil, and owners sometimes add it to their pets’ diets, but what about the coconut meat itself? Should we be giving actual pieces of it to our dogs? The short answer is yes! Coconut meat is just as healthy, if not more so, than the coconut oil alone. They share similar […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-coconut/ | August 30, 2022
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Expert Advice: Natural & Whole Foods Can Dogs Eat Cashews?
Can my dog eat cashew nuts? Yes, cashews are generally safe for dogs to eat. Unlike macadamia nuts, cashews are not toxic to dogs. However, there are some basic guidelines to keep in mind if you're considering feeding your dog cashews. Feeding Cashews to Dogs While cashews are nontoxic, there are some risks associated with […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-cashews/ | August 30, 2022
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Expert Advice: Nutrition Can Dogs Eat Olives?
If you're one of those people who like olives on your salad or in your martini, you may have wondered if dogs can eat olives. While this fruit is not toxic to dogs and it can be safe in small quantities, there are some risks that you should know about before sharing this tasty Mediterranean […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-olives/ | August 30, 2022
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Expert Advice: Natural & Whole Foods Can Dogs Eat Pork Bones?
When you finish up your pork chop, is it okay to give your dog the bone? The answer is no. A pork bone actually might be dangerous for your dog to consume. Why Aren't Pork Bones Safe for Dogs? Pork bones, whether raw or cooked, are likely to splinter and crack when your dog chews […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-pork-bones/ | August 25, 2022
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Expert Advice: Natural & Whole Foods Can Dogs Eat Carrots?
Yes, dogs can eat carrots. In fact, not only is this vegetable safe, but it also can serve as a healthy, low-calorie snack for your pup. Benefits of Carrots for Dogs Carrots offer dog owners an affordable and nutritious snack for their pets. In addition, this vegetable is perfect for rewarding good behavior without the […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-carrots/ | August 25, 2022
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Expert Advice: Natural & Whole Foods Can Dogs Eat Blueberries?
Yes, dogs can eat blueberries. Blueberries are a great source of , minerals, antioxidants, and more. This fruit is a healthy snack for both large and small dogs, and most pups love them. Are Blueberries Good for Dogs? Blueberries are low in calories and contain high amounts of vitamin C, fiber, and phytochemicals (naturally occurring […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-blueberries/ | August 25, 2022
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Expert Advice: Nutrition Can Dogs Eat Lettuce?
For a lot of Americans, salads are a popular meal option. But can dogs eat lettuce? In general, yes. Lettuce of the romaine, arugula, and iceberg varieties do not contain ingredients that can really harm your dog. After all, lettuce is 90 percent water and is also a low-calorie snack that could be a good […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-lettuce/ | August 24, 2022
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Expert Advice: Natural & Whole Foods Can Dogs Eat Ham?
Ham is a delicious food, but can dogs eat ham? It's not advisable. Consider these points before feeding your dog ham. Why Isn't Eating Ham Safe for Dogs? While ham is a protein, and dogs need protein, there are much better sources of protein. There isn’t much agreement on how easily digestible ham is as […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-ham/ | August 24, 2022
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Expert Advice: Natural & Whole Foods Can Dogs Eat Pears?
Can dogs have pears? In small amounts, fresh pear can be a safe snack for dogs.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-pears/ | August 24, 2022
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Expert Advice: Nutrition Can Dogs Eat Bones?
We’ve all heard the phrase “give a dog a bone,” but you might want to consider alternative treats to dog bones. Bones can be a good source of minerals and other nutrients and help satisfy your dog’s appetite. Chewing stimulates saliva enzymes and helps prevent plaque buildup on teeth and gum disease. And a dog […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-bones/ | August 23, 2022
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Expert Advice: Natural & Whole Foods Can Dogs Eat Macadamia Nuts?
Macadamia nuts, although not usually an everyday food, are often found in baked goods, including cakes, cookies, muffins, and even trail mix. Are they safe for dogs? No. In fact, macadamia nuts are often listed as among the top human foods to avoid giving your dog. The consequences of eating macadamia nuts include vomiting, ataxia […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-macadamia-nuts/ | August 22, 2022
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Expert Advice: Natural & Whole Foods Can Dogs Eat Cantaloupe?
As a dog owner, it can be tricky to keep track of which fruits and vegetables are okay for your canine companion to consume. So, can dogs eat cantaloupe? Yes, in moderation. The tasty melon is safe for pups and can be a healthy alternative to traditional treats, especially if your dog is overweight. Even […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-cantaloupe/ | August 19, 2022
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Expert Advice: Natural & Whole Foods Can Dogs Eat Asparagus?
Many dogs enjoy small amounts of canine-friendly fruits and vegetables as a snack. But dogs' bodies are not the same as humans', so certain people foods may or may not be safe for dogs. Asparagus is a yummy vegetable that is packed with vitamins and minerals. It's a very healthy food for humans, but can […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-asparagus/ | August 19, 2022
Expert Advice: Natural & Whole Foods Can Dogs Eat Mushrooms?
Mushrooms are a complicated food group. These edible fungi are a staple in many dishes and grow wild in our yards, gardens, and parks, and yet we hear so many stories about mushroom foraging gone wrong. But can dogs eat mushrooms? The answer depends entirely on the kind of mushroom. Can Dogs Eat Wild Mushrooms? […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-mushrooms-3/ | August 19, 2022
Expert Advice: Natural & Whole Foods Can Dogs Eat Quinoa?
Quinoa is an extremely healthy food for humans. It's packed with protein, calcium, and other nutrients. But, can dogs eat quinoa? The answer is generally yes. The edible seed is actually an ingredient in some high-quality dry dog foods. Its strong nutritional profile makes it a healthy alternative to corn, grains like wheat, and soy—all starches […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-quinoa/ | August 19, 2022
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Expert Advice: Natural & Whole Foods Can Dogs Eat Avocado?
Can dogs eat avocado? Here's why these fruits aren't safe for dogs to eat.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-avocado/ | August 17, 2022
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Expert Advice: Natural & Whole Foods Can Dogs Eat Peanuts?
Everyone knows that dogs love peanut butter. Since peanut butter is made from peanuts, most of us assume that peanuts are safe for dogs, too. The answer is not quite that simple, however. When it comes to your dog's health, not all peanuts and peanut butters are created equal. Peanuts are loaded with protein, vitamin […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-peanuts/ | August 16, 2022
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Expert Advice: Natural & Whole Foods Can Dogs Eat Shrimp?
Next time you steam up some shrimp, you might want to consider setting a few aside for your dog. Not only can dogs eat shrimp, but a few pieces now and then may even offer them some health benefits. Shrimp's Beneficial Nutrients Shrimp are not only tasty, but they are also full of nutrients that […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-shrimp/ | August 16, 2022
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Expert Advice: Can my dog... Can Dogs Eat Kiwi?
Available all year-round and loaded with more vitamin C than an orange and more potassium than a banana, kiwi is a sweet fruit that tastes good and provides an abundance of nutritious benefits. But, can dogs eat kiwi? If you’re snacking on a kiwi, it’s perfectly fine to share with your dog. Just be mindful of […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/advice/can-dogs-eat-kiwi/ | August 16, 2022
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Expert Advice: Natural & Whole Foods Can Dogs Eat Pork?
Eating meat is very natural for dogs, and commercially prepared foods contain ingredients like chicken and beef. So it's no wonder that owners are curious about whether pork is safe for pups to consume. Is it Safe for Dogs to Eat Pork? Plain, cooked pork is safe for dogs to eat, as long as you […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-pork/ | August 15, 2022
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Expert Advice: Natural & Whole Foods Can Dogs Eat Cinnamon?
Does your dog beg for your cinnamon scones? Have they ever gotten into the spice rack? If so, then you’ve probably wondered, perhaps somewhat frantically, if dogs can eat cinnamon. We know that certain people foods, like chocolate and grapes, can be toxic to dogs, so it makes sense that we should worry about foods […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-cinnamon/ | August 9, 2022
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Expert Advice: Nutrition Can Dogs Eat Oatmeal?
A healthy breakfast choice that offers an abundance of nutritional value to humans, oatmeal is a staple found in many people’s homes. But, can dogs eat oatmeal? The answer is yes, but there are some things you should keep in mind before feeding your pup this snack. Is Oatmeal Good for Dogs? Oatmeal is high […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-oatmeal/ | August 9, 2022
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Expert Advice: Natural & Whole Foods Can Dogs Eat Yogurt?
Can most dogs eat yogurt? Yes, but that doesn’t necessarily mean that they should. While yogurt is not toxic to dogs, many canines might have trouble digesting it because it contains lactose. And plenty of pups have trouble with foods that contain lactose, such as milk. Is Yogurt Good For Dogs? Yogurt is high in […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-yogurt/ | August 8, 2022
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Expert Advice: Can my dog... Can Dogs Eat Rice?
One of the most popular foods around the world is rice. But can dogs eat rice? The answer is yes. Rice is an ingredient sometimes found in commercial dog foods. Many pet owners feed white rice to their sick dog. One of the reasons white rice is the chosen grain for a dog with an […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/advice/can-dogs-eat-rice/ | August 8, 2022
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Expert Advice: Natural & Whole Foods Can Dogs Eat Bread?
I can’t count the number of times I’ve seen dogs eat sandwiches, slices, and even whole loaves of bread, and in one notable instance, an entire pack of English muffins. Bread makes up a large part of the American diet, and our dogs seem to get their fair share of it—but should they? Is It […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-bread/ | August 5, 2022
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Expert Advice: Natural & Whole Foods Can Dogs Eat Broccoli?
Yes, dogs can eat broccoli. Dogs can eat the vegetable both cooked and raw, as long as there are no seasonings or oils added. However, this vegetable should always be given in very small quantities, especially because the florets contain isothiocyanates, which can cause gastric irritation in dogs. Benefits of Broccoli for Dogs While dogs […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-broccoli/ | August 5, 2022
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Expert Advice: Natural & Whole Foods Can Dogs Eat Honey?
Simple and sweet, honey contains natural sugars that is reported to have a wide variety of medicinal properties for humans. It also, occasionally, finds its way into the mouths of our dogs. But is honey is safe for dogs and does it have health benefits for canines? Is Honey Safe for Dogs? Honey is safe […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-honey/ | August 4, 2022
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Expert Advice: Natural & Whole Foods Can Dogs Eat Garlic?
Can dogs eat garlic? Here's why feeding garlic to your dog can actually be very dangerous.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-garlic/ | August 4, 2022
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Expert Advice: Health Can Dogs Eat Onions?
Can your dog eat onions? No: onions and onion products can prove toxic to dogs. Find out how to prevent onion toxicity in dogs here.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/can-dogs-eat-onions/ | August 3, 2022

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