Dog Facts

Do dogs eat rice?


Yes they do.

Rice is an excellent source of vitamins and minerals like niacin, vitamin D, calcium, fiber, iron, thiamine and riboflavin.

As rice is rich in carbohydrates, it acts as fuel for the body and aids in normal functioning of the brain.

Eating rice is extremely beneficial for health, just for the fact that it does not contain harmful fats, cholesterol or sodium.

There are a variety of different types of rice. in protein and a little lower in fat when compared to white rice.

White or instant rice is an easily digestible carbohydrate which makes it a good source of energy when your dog has an upset tummy or if you are feeding an older dog.

Whole grain rice like brown rice is rich in insoluble fiber that can possibly protect against many types of cancers.

The good thing about your dog eating rice is that it’s easy on your wallet. Rice doesn’t cost much at all and doesn’t take long to prepare either so it’s beneficial to you too!