Can my dog eat that?

What can my dog eat?

We all know that dogs follow their nose and will eat pretty much anything! It is very important however, to ensure that you try to protect your dogs and to restrict what they eat. Below is a non-exhaustive list of some foods that your dog can and cannot eat.

Safe to eat

  • Carrots
  • Cantaloupe
  • Rice
  • Lettuce
  • Meat
  • Spinach
  • Pumpkin
  • Banana
  • Fish
  • Pears (sliced and pips removed)
  • Organic peanut butter

Not too much

  • Pineapple
  • Tomatoes
  • Cooked potatoes
  • Apple (sliced and pips removed)
  • Sweet potato
  • Mushrooms
  • Broccoli
  • Blueberries
  • Watermelon (pips and skin removed)
  • Strawberries
  • Cheese
  • Bread
  • Hot dogs

Should avoid

  • Cherries
  • Shrimps
  • Almonds
  • Peppers
  • Corn
  • Celery
  • Marshmallows

Should never eat

  • Walnuts
  • Chocolates
  • Pomegranate
  • Avocado
  • Onions
  • Garlic
  • Gum
  • Grapes
  • Nuts
  • Tobacco
  • Dairy products
  • Raisins
  • Salt
  • Apricot
  • Caffeine
  • Cooked meat on the bone

Of course, there might be occasions when your dog accidentally consumes some of the forbidden foods above. If this is the case, it is important to keep a close eye on them and should they seem to act out of the ordinary or seem unwell, you should contact your nearest vet as soon as possible.



All information posted is correct to the best of our knowledge but please be aware that we are not qualified to give advice about your dogs health. You should ALWAYS consult with you local veterinarian before making any changes that may affect the health of your dog.

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