Can dogs eat Mozzarella cheese?

can dogs eat mozzarella cheeseYes

Benefits

health-benefits
  • Mozzarella is low fat, calorie, and sodium cheese, making it a healthier dog treat choice than other cheese types.
  • Mozzarella is rich in protein, converted into essential amino acids for crucial proper body functions in dogs.
  • As a low lactose cheese, mozzarella is less likely to cause any health issues to lactose-intolerant dogs.

Risks

health-risks
  • Mozzarella cheese may be low in fat, but a big proportion of its fat is saturated. This can be unhealthy to a dog’s health if consumed excessively.
health-risks-dog

Servings

serving-suggestions
  • Small amounts of mozzarella cheese can be fed to dogs as a treat from time to time.

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