- Not a substitute for professional veterinary help.
Maybe. Dogs shouldn’t consume more than one tablespoon of honey per day. Some say that honey aids hay fever and sore throats. Still, it should only be eaten in moderation. The sugars in honey can cause tooth decay, weight gain, and increased blood sugar that heightens your dog’s risk for disease. If your dog is young, ill, or has a weak immune system, you should not give them raw honey.
If your dog enjoys honey, you can offer it as an occasional treat. If they eat more than a tablespoon, watch for these symptoms of increased blood sugar and take them to a vet:
- Loss of appetite
What Else Can Your Dog Eat?
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’re informed on feeding your dog a wonderfully varied diet while learning the limitations of a dog’s sensitive digestive system.