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Dogs can eat edamame
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The good news is that edamame can be safely consumed by dogs.
Plain edamame bean are a great way to give your dog something special, in addition to providing a healthy source of vitamins. You can serve them in many different ways and even add them to dog-safe dishes.
How to serve Edamame to your Dog
It is important to keep the seasonings in check when you give your dog edamame. You won’t be able to enjoy the additional flavor as much as your dog, and some ingredients might even be harmful. Because the beans’ outer skin or shell is difficult to digest, you will need to remove them.
Once the beans have been removed, you can cook, steam, sautee and boil them until you are satisfied!
Here are some other things to remember when giving edamame treats to your dog:
Avoid canned beans and processed beans
Be sure to stay with your dog after you give it edamame for the first time. This is good etiquette and allows you to monitor your dog. You should stop giving edamame if your dog is experiencing tummy pains, intestinal distress or allergic reactions.
Dogs and Edamame: A FAQ
We now know that edamame can be safely consumed by dogs. Let’s look at some frequently asked questions about this delicious bean.
Are Soybeans poisonous to dogs?
Dogs are not poisoned by soybeans However, dogs can be allergic to soybeans.
Soya is a major chemical component in soybeans and can cause severe allergic reactions in some dogs. These dogs often experience a variety of symptoms when they ingest any member of the soybean family, such as edamame. These symptoms include:
Itchy skinDiarrheaDigestive problemsRashesVomitingUpset stomach
Your dog may be sensitive to soy. Your veterinarian should be notified and edamame beans must be stopped from your dog’s diet.
Can dogs eat edamame shells?
No! Do not give your dog edamameshells.
This part of the bean, also known as the skin and the pod is very difficult to digest. It can get stuck in the dog’s stomach or digestive system. This can lead to intestinal blockage which may be serious and require surgery. The pod can pose a danger to smaller dogs.
Dogs can eat edamame with skin
Although the beans’ skin is completely safe, the pods they grow in can pose multiple dangers to your dog. You can play safe and remove the beans from the pods before giving your dog edamame.
Dogs Can Have How Much Edamame?
Make sure to keep your portions of edamame small.
Edamame has a high fiber content, so it can cause gas. You can avoid this by feeding your dog edamame moderately. Your trusted veterinarian can provide further guidance if you have any questions. Your veterinarian will be able tell you how much edamame your dog is able to eat.
Is Edamame a Disease that Will Make My Dog Sick?
Your dog shouldn’t get sick from eating edamame.
Edamame can cause soy allergies or sensitivities in dogs. Your dog may also experience upset stomachs, itching, and restlessness if the edamame treatment didn’t work well.
Your veterinarian should be consulted if you are concerned about your dog’s reaction to edamame. Your veterinarian will review your dog’s medical history and determine if it is appropriate to treat.
Edamame too often can cause problems for dogs. Keep it to a minimum of a dozen for large dogs and fewer for smaller dogs.
How to Safely Care for Your Dogs
The Dog Bakery is the best friend you have if you are worried about running out treats ideas. There are many treats we have, and they all guarantee to be safe for dogs. We stock a wide range of trusted brands as well as homemade treats that are made especially for your dog. You can even find dog birthday cakes in our store.