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parsa 07-11-2014 01:28 AM

Is it ok to feed bacon?
 
Is it ok to feed bacon to my puppy?

my boy diesel 07-11-2014 03:58 AM

no
too much fat and salt

mspiker03 07-11-2014 10:25 AM

If you are going to give them a pound of bacon - probably not such a great idea. But, if you are cooking bacon for yourself and want to give your dog a piece - why not! If we are cooking bacon for ourselves, we often cook an extra piece and the dogs will split it. And if it is someone's birthday they will split a bacon cheeseburger. But, it isn't like they are getting it every day. It is an occasional treat!


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ApselBear 07-11-2014 10:33 AM

As with anything, in moderation. Definitely high salt content isn't the best thing in the world, but the occasional piece of bacon will do no harm.

Lilie 07-11-2014 10:37 AM

No bacon! Save the pigs!!!

shepherdmom 07-11-2014 11:11 AM

I live where its really dry. We usually give our dogs a teaspoon of coconut oil every couple of days. When we have bacon which isn't very often. (maybe once a month or less) I will substitute a teaspoon of the bacon grease for the coconut oil. They love it.

Ace GSD 07-11-2014 11:34 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by parsa (Post 5759898)
Is it ok to feed bacon to my puppy?

Why would you give him bacon anyways :D

wyoung2153 07-11-2014 11:51 AM

Yes it is ok as long as it isn't the primary part of their diet, lol. Moderation as others have stated. A piece here and there is fine.

kiya 07-11-2014 01:02 PM

As an occasional treat

Courtney 07-11-2014 01:20 PM

This is the only way I can get Rusty to clean his room.


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