Can Dogs Eat Hot Dogs As A Meal Or A Treat?

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A hot dog cooked on the grill may seem simply irresistible to your furry friend; what’s not to love? But is it okay for our canine companions to have a hot dog? The answer is mainly yes, but only as a treat. They are okay as an occasional indulgence but are unlikely to form part of a healthy, balanced diet for your dog.

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Can Dogs Eat Mushrooms? Which Are Safe, Poisonous & Toxic, Supplements & More

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If your dog sees a mushroom growing in your yard, it might look tempting to eat. Or what if your dog nibbles on a mushroom or eats one at the dinner table? Are mushrooms okay for dogs? And when are mushrooms dangerous for dogs? We’ll give you the lowdown on all kinds of safe and unsafe mushrooms and explain what to do if your dog eats a toxic one.

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Can Dogs Eat Corn? Corn On The Cob, Corn Husks, Sweet Corn, Starch, Chips, Flakes & More

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Corn is a popular food, particularly in the summertime. Corn is also an ingredient in many prepared foods, including dog food. But is corn bad for dogs, or is corn okay for dogs? If dogs can eat corn, what types are okay, and can dogs digest corn? Our experts have the answers you need so you can save yourself a trip to the vet.

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Can Dogs Eat Cicadas? Are They Poisonous Or Dangerous?

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Warm weather brings a host of adventures for your pup, and one of the many mysteries your dog may find too enticing to ignore are the emergence of cicadas. These loud, buzzing insects don’t sting or bite, so you might think they’re harmless to your pup. But what if your dog develops a taste for these hard-shelled insects? Can dogs eat cicadas safely, or do they pose a health hazard if ingested?

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Can Dogs Eat Almonds? The Nutty Truth

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Almonds are a yummy, healthy snack for people and are popular in trail mix, granola, or on their own. Almond butter, milk, and flour are often ingredients in baked goods like cookies and bread. But what happens if your pup accidentally gets into a can of almonds you left on your desk or finds an almond dropped on the floor? Can dogs eat almonds and enjoy them in the same way humans can? The answer is, it depends on the situation.

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Can Dogs Eat Pineapple? A Safe Or Dangerous Snack?

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You’ve likely thought about giving your dog human food at some point in his life. But you may not be sure if everything you want to offer will be okay. You may have heard you can give your dog pineapple, but how much do you know about giving it to him safely? We can help you get the information you need about this sweet treat…

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