How many carrots should a dog eat a day?

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Now that we know carrots are safe for dogs to eat, how many should they eat and how should they be prepared? Well, according to Dr.

Jeff Feinman, a certified veterinary homeopath, giving Fido two to three baby carrots to nibble on daily is acceptable.

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Now that we know carrots are safe for dogs to eat, how many should they eat and how should they be prepared? Well, according to Dr.

Jeff Feinman, a certified veterinary homeopath, giving Fido two to three baby carrots to nibble on daily is acceptable.

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Too much intake of carrots won't be tolerated by your pet's digestive system.

One should keep in mind that dogs are primarily carnivores, meaning their body is suited for digesting fresh, raw meat.

So, be it cooked or raw, you should refrain from feeding your dog with large amounts of vegetables, including carrots.

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Now that we know carrots are safe for dogs to eat, how many should they eat and how should they be prepared? Well, according to Dr.

Jeff Feinman, a certified veterinary homeopath, giving Fido two to three baby carrots to nibble on daily is acceptable.

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In moderation, carrots are a healthy, low-calorie treat. Like other fruits and vegetables, though, they're high in natural sugar. This is why dogs (and humans) find them so tasty. Too much sugar, even the natural kind, can cause weight gain, which can lead to other health problems.
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In moderation, carrots are a healthy, low-calorie treat.

Like other fruits and vegetables, though, they're high in natural sugar.

Meaning carrots should make up no more than 10% of your dog's daily calories.

Although dogs aren't usually at risk for cavities, too many high-sugar treats could lead to dental decay.

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Too much intake of carrots won't be tolerated by your pet's digestive system.

One should keep in mind that dogs are primarily carnivores, meaning their body is suited for digesting fresh, raw meat.

So, be it cooked or raw, you should refrain from feeding your dog with large amounts of vegetables, including carrots.

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Those are the five reasons why carrots are a safe and healthy treat for your dog! As with any treat or meal complement, please feed your dogs carrots in moderation.

In Redbarn Canned PatΓ©s for dogs, you'll find Carrots and other super food functional ingredients.

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