Can dogs eat Cream cheese?

can dogs eat cream cheeseYes

Benefits

health-benefits
  • The cream cheese contains a substantial amount of vitamin A. It promotes healthy coat, skin, and muscles for dogs.
  • Cream cheese is low in lactose. Thus, it has less chance of affecting lactose-intolerant dogs unless they have extremely sensitive stomachs.

Risks

health-risks
  • Cream cheese is high in fat and sugar. Dogs can suffer from obesity and pancreatitis if they eat too much of it.
  • Herb and garlic cream cheese is dangerous for dogs since its ingredients can induce toxicity.
health-risks-dog

Servings

serving-suggestions
  • You can feed your dog plain cream cheese in small amounts occasionally, depending on your dog's size; 1/2 to 1 teaspoon is plenty.

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