Can Dogs Eat Blueberries

1Some people believe dogs can eat blueberries, while others do not. There are pros and cons to this, depending on what you believe.

Dogs can eat blueberries if they are allowed to. Some people think that dogs don't like blueberries, but this is not always the case. 

Blueberries are high in antioxidants which may help protect dogs from some illnesses. They are also a good source of dietary fiber which can help reduce intestinal gas problems.

Before you feed the dog blueberries, consult with your vet. They'll be able to help you decide on the appropriate amount to give, dependent on the dog's size, age and other variables.

Dogs who enjoy blueberries generally have lower heart rates than those who do not, making them a good choice for those with hypertension or other conditions that increase heart rate.

Blueberries are an excellent treat, their tiny size can pose a choking danger for some dogs. Ingestion of too many blueberries could cause digestive issues.

Blueberries can be beneficial however, they do have sugar in them, which is why you should give them in moderate amounts.