Maybe. It depends on the cereal. Most are safe for your dog to eat (in small amounts), but there are a few cereals you should avoid (see the complete list below). Generally speaking, cereal doesn’t add much to your dog’s diet in terms of nutrition, but certain cereals are safe to offer as treats. Generally speaking, crunchy, grain-free dog treats like these are a healthier choice than cereal.
- Bran Flakes
- Corn Flakes
- Rice Krispies
- Special K
- Coco Pops (anything with chocolate as it is toxic for dogs)
- Lucky Charms
- It’s worth remembering that anything with raisins, chocolate or Xylitol (an artificial sweetener) is toxic for dogs
We offer a collection of articles on foods that are safe, dangerous or even toxic for dogs to eat, including vegetables, dairy, bread, and junk food. There is a wide variety of “human food” that is healthy for your dog to eat, while others are considered toxic and dangerous. Check out which fruits and veg are good for your dog and which spices and seasonings are ok to give to your furry little buddy. We’ve created these articles to ensure you and your Rover.com sitter are informed on feeding your dog a wonderfully varied diet while learning the limitations of a dog’s sensitive digestive system.