Christmas food and treats for dogs

Most of us like to indulge over Christmas – and so do our dogs, but you need to make sure they stick to dog-friendly treats.

Dog friendly treats  

If you do want to give your dog a Christmas treat, we've devised a delicious, healthy and Veterinary approved recipe.

 Blitzen's Banana Biscuits are the perfect festive treat and make an ideal stocking filler for your dog on Christmas morning! 

Read our dog-friendly biscuit recipe

What to avoid feeding your dog

The below list is just a few examples of things your dog might encounter over the festive period which are not safe for them to eat.

  • Grapes, raisins or sultanas (& wine)
  • Chocolate - don't forget chocolate decorations on the tree are easy pickings
  • Macadamia nuts
  • Mince pies & Christmas pudding
  • Rich fatty foods/fat trimmings
  • Cooked bones from Christmas meats
  • Avocado
  • Onion
  • Holly berries
  • Alcohol
  • Xylitol - an artificial sweetener found in some sugar-free foods

For a full list, download our factsheet:

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