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(Picture Credit: photo © Jennifer Esperanza/Getty Images) Can dogs eat cinnamon? Maybe you’ve spent time in the kitchen preparing some comforting baked goods that feature this spice and found yourself wondering if your dog could have a bite. If humans can eat cinnamon, can dogs safely eat it too? There is no short yes or
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(Picture Credit: Jennifer A Smith/Getty Images) You may have heard of the health benefits of fish oil and wondered, “Can I give my dog fish oil?” The short answer is, of course, yes. However, you need to be careful. Make sure that the amount you give them is appropriate for your dog’s weight and size,
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(Picture Credit: igorr1/Getty Images) Can dogs eat ham? The answer to that question isn’t a simple yes or no. There are many things to consider before feeding this meat to your dog, and, as always, you must ask your vet before sharing human foods with your canine friend. December is a month of holidays for
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(Image Credit: Getty Images) Can dogs eat turkey? You may be asking this if you want to share a bit of your Thanksgiving feast with your pup, or maybe you want to give them a bite of your turkey sandwich. Humans eat turkey, so is it safe for dogs? The short answer is yes. Dogs can
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Can dogs eat pumpkin seeds? (Picture Credit: Ирина Мещерякова/Getty Images) Can dogs eat pumpkin seeds? You might be asking this because, with Halloween being over with, you are now ready to roast up those seeds if you haven’t already! Humans can eat pumpkin seeds of course but we always want to check before sharing our
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(Picture Credit: RossHelen/Getty Images) The vitamin and supplement business for humans is a multi-billion dollar industry. Many pet parents also feel that, if supplements are good for them, they must be good for their pets, too. With Holistic Pet Day coming up on August 30th, maybe natural health solutions for your furry friend are already
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(Picture Credit: Getty Images) Can dogs eat watermelon? The short answer is yes, dogs can eat watermelon. But before you feed your dog this tasty treat, there are some things you should know. This fruit has plenty of vitamins and nutrients that are beneficial for your dog’s health, and they’re made of 92 percent water,
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(Picture Credit: Getty Images) Can dogs eat peaches? The short answer is yes, dogs can eat peaches, but before you serve your dog some of this yummy fruit, there are some things you should know. Now is an especially good time to learn about dogs and peaches, as August is actually National Peach Month! These
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(Picture Credit: Faba-Photograhpy/Getty Images) The US Food & Drug Administration (FDA) announced last week (July 2021) that pet food company Sunshine Mills, Inc., “is issuing a voluntary recall of certain products due to potentially elevated levels of Aflatoxin above the acceptable limit.” According to the press release, “Aflatoxin is a naturally occurring by-product from the growth of Aspergillus
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(Picture Credit: Staff photo by Derek Davis/Portland Portland Press Herald via Getty Images) You may have seen cute videos online of dogs joining their humans at the Starbucks drive-thru and getting a tasty-looking Puppuccino. But what exactly is a Starbucks Puppuccino, and is it safe for dogs? Here’s the brief answer: a Starbucks Puppuccino is
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(Picture Credit: ChamilleWhite/Getty Images) Can dogs eat catnip? While you might have heard that cats go wild for catnip, have you ever wondered if dogs can also enjoy it? Is catnip safe for dogs? The short answer is yes, dogs can eat catnip. In fact, you might be pleased to know that catnip can help
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(Picture Credit: K_Thalhofer/Getty Images) Can dogs eat ice? You might be asking this because you are looking for a cold, summer treat for your dog, or maybe because some ice fell out of the freezer door and your pup accidentally ate some ice. Humans can eat ice, but is it also safe for dogs to eat?
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(Picture Credit: Michelle Bowers / EyeEm/Getty Images) Can dogs eat mushrooms? You might be asking this if you spotted your dog sniffing mushrooms in the backyard, or because you want to share a healthy human snack with your dog. Humans can eat mushrooms, so are they also safe for dogs to eat? As there are
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(Picture Credit: Getty Images) Can dogs eat tomatoes? The short answer is yes, dogs can eat tomatoes, but there are some big exceptions and things you should know before you give them to your dog. It’s important to note that tomatoes are in the nightshade family, and parts of them contain substances that are toxic
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(Picture Credit: Dias Studio/Getty Images) Can dogs eat goji berries? Maybe you’ve been adding a handful of the vibrant red superfood to your morning breakfast and found yourself wondering whether your dog could also enjoy the health benefits of goji berries. If humans can eat goji berries, can dogs safely eat them too? The short
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(Picture Credit: Westend61/Getty Images) Can dogs eat yogurt? You might have had this thought if you dog begged for a taste while you were enjoying some yogurt as a healthy snack or getting ready to add some natural yogurt to a meal you’re putting together. If humans can eat yogurt, can dogs safely eat it
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