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For many of us, food is our love language – but with 38% of us* admitting to feeding our dogs treats just for looking cute, we might be doing more harm than good. We spoke to dog owners across the UK about their feeding habits when it comes to their pets: 24% confessed that their … Read more

Can dogs eat Brussels sprouts?

can dogs eat brussels sprouts

Love ’em or hate ’em, sprouts are synonymous with Christmas dinner. Whether you like yours plain, with bacon and chestnuts, or kept at arm’s length, there’s no doubt these vitamin-packed greens will make an appearance at the table. But the question is – can dogs eat Brussels sprouts? Good news for sprout haters Yep, dogs … Read more

Can dogs eat cranberries?

Can dogs eat cranberries?

It’s around Christmas that cranberries find their way onto our dinner tables and despite ignoring them for much of the rest of the year, they are a “must-have” for many on Christmas day. Whether enjoying them with brie as a canapé, using cranberry sauce to further moisten your turkey, or even adding them to your … Read more

Can dogs eat pigs in blankets?

Can dogs eat pigs in blankets?

There are some things that we include in our Christmas lunches that many wish we could enjoy all year round, and pigs in blankets are very high on many people’s lists. Those delicious little sausages, wrapped in wonderful streaky bacon create an aroma that warms the home and the soul as they are cooked up … Read more

Can dogs eat turkey?

can dogs eat turkey

It was rather short-sighted of turkeys to make the noise “gobble gobble” as this does give us humans a bit of a clue as to how tasty these birds really are. While they’re not everyone’s favourite festive fowl, turkeys are indeed gobbled up by people all over the UK every Christmas. And many of those … Read more

Can dogs get pimples?

can dogs get pimples

It’s always the way, isn’t it? When you want to look your best, a pimple suddenly appears. Dogs like to look good too of course, but the question we’re asking today is this: can dogs get pimples? Zit, Fido, zit! While your dog almost certainly doesn’t look in the mirror just before a big trip … Read more

Can dogs eat leeks?

can dogs eat leeks

Whether you’ve cooked up a nice leek and potato pie, or if you’re just looking to celebrate your Welsh heritage with your Welsh Corgi, you might be tempted to share a leek or two with your dog. But is this vegetable safe for your pet to consume? That’s what we’re going to answer today. Leave … Read more

Can dogs eat parsnips?

can dogs eat parsnips

With Christmas never too far away, many dog owners wonder which bits of their Christmas meals they can feed to their dogs, and there seems to be some confusion in particular about the healthiness of parsnips when it comes to your dog’s digestion. Let’s find out if this classic roasted veg is ok for them. … Read more

Can dogs eat gravy?

can dogs eat gravy

There’s simply nothing like a good gravy. Whether slathered onto chips from the chippy, or keeping our Sunday roasts moist and tasty, gravy is a delicious accompaniment that many of us couldn’t live without. Can you feed gravy to your dog though? In this post, we’ll find out… What goes into your gravy? Theoretically, yes, … Read more