Why was the Dog Food Selector created?

Each dog has unique needs... The approach "one food for all dogs" isn't the more suitable. Dogs have different sizes, different life stages, unique breed characteristics, health conditions and a few other factors... Choosing the right food for your dog may help him or her life a longer and healthier life! We exist to make that task easier for you.

How does the Dog Food Selector work?

It's quite simple... It's a 1-2 step process. You just have to fill in the form with your dog's characteristics, like gender, age, size, activity, health conditions and a few other important data and click "search". Then, you'll see a list of dog foods with the highest review score. If you wish you can see all the detailed review of each individual dog food.

Can Dogs Drink Almond Milk?

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Can Dogs Drink Almond Milk?

Can dogs drink almond milk?

Yes, dogs can drink almond milk.

It is nontoxic for most dogs unless they are allergic to it.

However, you should not offer your dog:

  • Chocolate flavored almond milk
  • Almond milk with raisins
  • Almond milk containing xylitol (an artificial sweetener)

can dogs drink almond milk

Chocolate, raisins, and xylitol are very toxic for dogs.

The safest almond milk for your dog is organic and homemade.

How much almond milk can my dog drink?

Almond milk in excess can induce gastrointestinal problems such as colic, vomiting, and diarrhea.

For this reason, you shouldn’t let your dog drink a lot of almond milk at once.

My advice is:

If you’re planning to offer your dog almond milk you should introduce it into your dog’s diet gradually by offering it in small amounts.

If your dog likes almond’s milk taste and once it has been introduced safely into his diet, you can offer your dog one or two glasses at a time.

Remember to be always monitoring for any adverse reaction to almond milk during the first times you offer it to your dog.

Also, read:

  1. Can dogs drink milk?
  2. Are nuts bad for dogs?
By | 2017-02-01T23:47:34+00:00 April 12th, 2016|Article, Nutrition|Comments Off on Can Dogs Drink Almond Milk?

About the Author:

Dora Mancha
Hi! I'm Dora Mancha, DVM. I am graduated for the Veterinary Medicine Faculty of Lisbon (2009). My degree is recognized by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA). I completed my degree in Veterinary Medicine in July, 2009. Over the first years as a veterinarian my work was closely related to the animal health field. I have gained some average experience having worked in Barcelona University (UAB) Equine Hospital and by working with veterinarians in Portugal. In addition, in 2009 - 2010 I was in Madrid at the University Alfonso X el Sábio doing an internship in the equine service. I am also very interested in small animal medicine and surgery. In fact I worked in several small animals clinics in Portugal improving my knowledge about small animal behavior and health. Dogs always have been present in my life, since I was a child. At the present moment I have four dogs a Labrador, a Epagnheul Breton, a Whippet and a mixed breed dog.