Can I Give My Doggy Prawn or Shrimp Chips?

Before feeding anything to your dog you have to do a research on that. One of this doubtful thing id Shrimp. Many dog parents have the question in their mind, whether they can give shrimp or not. Because it is one of the healthy food. Let’s start the discussion on this.

Why Shrimp?

Shrimp is the delicious and at the same time healthy treat to your pet, there are many health benefits while intaking this. Vitamin B12 in this will take care of your pet’s intestinal, and Vitamin B3 helps to maintain energy. Also, Selenium in this is a great anti-oxidant which supports your doggy’s health.

Also, the phosphorous in prawn will take care of your canine from brain aging and provide strong bones. Even the carbohydrate, fat and other things are less in this. But the cholesterol level in this is a little bit higher than others. So this will be a great treat to your pooch.

How to feed?


You can provide shrimps to your pet occasionally. But before serving this to your doggy you must cook this properly. Also, you have to remove the shells before cooking because that may cause some problems in digestion.

But this should not be the big treat, you can give 1 or 2 shrimp chips a day,  to avoid unnecessary health issues.

When to avoid?

If you see any symptoms of allergies in your dog you need to stop that treat. Even before trying this you can discuss with your veterinarian.

At last…

From the above discussion, you can understand that shrimp is a healthy treat at the same time you need to concern your doggy. To serve the best to your four-legged friend.

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