Can dogs eat Pasta?

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Benefits

health-benefits
  • Whole-grain pasta is high in fiber, selenium, manganese, copper, and phosphorous.
  • Refined pasta are enriched with iron and B vitamins.

Risks

health-risks
  • Plain pasta is generally safe for dogs to eat. However, with the addition of sauces, cheese, herbs, and spices, pasta can potentially make dogs ill.
  • Pasta sauces may contain onions and garlic which are toxic to dogs.
  • Other ingredients added to pasta that may be harmful to dogs include oregano, salt, and cheese.
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Servings

serving-suggestions
  • Give only a small amount of plain pasta without sauce as an occasional snack.

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