- Dogs can eat ham bones
Can dogs eat ham bones?
you may ask yourself can my dog eat ham bones?
Dogs can eat ham bones!
Yes if your dog likes it and if your vet recommends it. Ham bones can help your dog’s teeth become healthier. It also promotes clean teeth and healthy gums. Ham bones also contain some nutrients which can help with your dog’s health. Make sure to visit your vet first and ask if your dog can be given with ham bones.
Larger dogs might be allowed to have them but it should never replace their daily meals. It might contain some nutrients but it does not meet their daily nutritional needs especially larger breeds of dogs.
There are several ham bones to choose from such as those bought from the people food sections, dog section and those cooked ham bones. All of them are basically the same and provides all the benefits mentioned above.
Avoid giving your dogs with hard ham bones because it can break into smaller pieces and can cause serious problems. Most dogs tend to swallow some of the smaller parts which cause laceration of the dog’s throat or sometimes a more severe problem such as intestinal obstruction. If your dog is trying to cough out something after giving it with a ham bone, get him to the nearest local vet as soon as possible.
Post by: Adrian Sau