Can dogs eat Lamb bones?

can dogs eat lamb bonesYes

Benefits

health-benefits
  • Lamb bones are rich in Omega-3 fatty acids and contain anti-inflammatory properties.
  • They are high in calcium and phosphorus.
  • Lamb is hypoallergenic, making lamb bone a great treat option for dogs allergic to common proteins.
  • They help keep a dog's teeth and gums healthy and clean. Chewing on lamb bones also exercises a dog's jaw muscles.

Risks

health-risks
  • Cooked lamb bones can splinter and cause internal damage in dogs.
  • Lamb marrow bones might cause diarrhea in dogs.
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Servings

serving-suggestions
  • Lamb bones can be served raw or freeze-dried. They should only be given to dogs occasionally as a treat.
  • Give raw lamb bones that contain marrow and some meat because they provide the most nutrition.
  • Make sure to give your dog the right size raw lamb bone to avoid choking.
  • Take the bone away after a10-15 minute chewing session to avoid mouth bruises.

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