As dog owners, one of the things that we cherish the most is the trust and unconditional love that is built throughout the years with our pups. They look up to us and follow us everywhere we go, especially the kitchen!
There are often times when we’re tempted to spoil them and shower them with the utmost love by feeding them food of our own ( I mean, with those adorable puppy dog eyes, it’s hard to say no). But as dog owners, it's extremely important to know which foods are safe and which foods can be harmful to our dog’s health. Owners must take precautions as to what types of food they give to their pups, as some can pose potential health problems and can be fatal.
Before considering giving your pup a bit of your lunch, below is a list comprised of five foods that are safe for your furry friend, and five foods that can be potentially harmful.
One of the most important aspects of a dog’s health is based on what we put into their bodies. Not only must we ensure that our dogs are getting sufficient exercise and have a healthy, well-balanced diet, but we should also educate ourselves on the foods we must avoid feeding our pups.
Another thing to keep in mind is that every dog is different and may react to certain foods differently. If one dog is perfectly fine eating turkey or chicken in moderation, it doesn't mean that the same could apply to your pup. Before considering feeding your pup certai