How safe is it to feed your pet Human foods?

How safe is it to feed your pet Human foods?

Many pet owners across the UK say that they feed their pet human food, this ranges from left-overs to the nice treat every now and then. Feeding pets human food is not always bad as long as it’s kept to a limit, this is because dog’s digestion system can only take so much of what we put in our foods, this could be from salts to other processed materials that might be in our foods. If you are to feed you pet human food make sure that you have a clear understanding of what is in the food as some ingredients may not be as friendly to our pets as they are to us, this could be because of your pets allergies or simply the fact that they cannot process that food in their digestive system, in addition to this it should be worth knowing what you can feed your dog before you give them your food. 

There are many foods that you should be able to feed your dogs and can actually be quite healthy for their diets. A few examples of these foods could be carrots(with moderation), apples, white rice, dairy products, fish, chicken, pork, cooked turkey, blueberries, bananas, cucumbers. On top of these there also a lot of foods that are not suitable for a dog and you should always be aware of which foods you can feed your dogs. Raw food should not be fed to a dog, this includes meat and eggs, you should also make sure that you keep all salted foods away from your pet because this can cause health issues with your pet.

As well as making sure that the human food you are feeding your dog is appropriate, you also need to be aware that giving your dog too much of this food can potentially be bad for their health.
There are a wide variety of foods that we can feed our dogs, we just need to be careful to make sure that your dog has a healthy life. Depending on your pet’s current dietary needs or health situation, you should consult a veterinarian. Any foods that are not safe for a dog to eat should be kept out of reach from your pet.                                                       

As well as making sure that the human food you are feeding your dog is appropriate, you also need to be aware that giving your dog too much of this food can potentially be bad for their health.
There are a wide variety of foods that we can feed our dogs, we just need to be careful to make sure that your dog has a healthy life. Depending on your pet’s current dietary needs or health situation, you should consult a veterinarian. Any foods that are not safe for a dog to eat should be kept out of reach from your pet.

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