Yes. Chicken is a great source of for dogs, and it’s exactly the sort of food your dog would be eating in the wild.
Dogs will enjoy chicken cooked plain, in little to no fat, without seasonings like salt, pepper, garlic, or onions. Dogs will enjoy cooked chicken:
- Served with a smaller serving of your dog’s usual food
- On its own as a treat
- Mixed with a healthy grain (such as brown rice) and a vegetable (such as green beans) for homemade dog food
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The information provided in this article is not a substitute for professional veterinary help.