Let’s face it, dogs are not finicky eaters. In fact, they likely will eat most anything they can get their paws on.
As humans, our role is to be the caretakers of their optimal nutrition and health. This can become complicated when we stray from conventional dog foods.
It’s understood that our puppies and dogs are special family members. In some households, those beloved creatures are allowed to eat ice cream, cookies and even cereal from the same breakfast bowl as their owners.
While not recommended, in most cases, allowing canines to have people foods is a safe thing to do. The modern dog has evolved to tolerate foods better than most other animals. In the wild, wolves are known to scavenge for fruits and vegetables.
Foods like apples, bananas, carrots, sweet potatoes and watermelon are actually good for little Fido. There are some surprising human food items that could prove harmful to pooches and should be avoided at all cost.