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Well, we have an easy one for you today! Being highly carnivorous animals, dogs naturally feed on meat and meat-based proteins. But it sometimes doesn’t hurt to double check what their diet can include. So, can dogs eat pork?

Plain, cooked pork is safe for dogs to eat, as long as you keep it simple and leave off spices that can be harmful to dogs. Pork is a good source of protein and some essential vitamins and minerals for dogs, but it should not be the main part of their diet.

So when can dogs have pork? A good idea is to introduce new food to your dog’s diet slowly and in small amounts, to make sure your dog doesn’t have any adverse reactions. It’s important to make sure that the pork is thoroughly cooked and free of any bones, as bones can pose a choking hazard and can splinter and cause intestinal blockages or tears. Is pork bad for dogs? If you follow all the previously given advice on how to prepare introduce and prepare pork, it will be a safe option for your dogs.