Do Dogs Live Longer Eating Human Food?

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Do dogs die faster if they eat human food?

Because dogs have a different metabolism than people, feeding human foods to dogs can be very dangerous for their health and may even be fatal in some cases.

Is feeding your dog human food bad?

Dogs and humans metabolize foods differently. For this reason, some foods are safe for humans to eat but may be toxic and potentially deadly for dogs. On the other hand, there are many human foods that are perfectly safe and even healthy for dogs to eat as an occasional treat.

Is dog food better than human food for dogs?

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Commercial dog food contains fillers and preservatives that can affect your dog’s health over time, whereas a fresh, human-grade diet produces increased energy and improved long term health.

Why does my dog eat human food?

So fresh meat is what they are used to eating. However due to scent triggers in food, and other chemicals made to draw dogs to their kibble, the scent from fresh meat will beat that out. Dogs like human food better than dog food the same reason WE like human food better than dog food.