Can Dogs Eat Wasabi?

If you like wasabi, you might wonder whether it’s something your dog might like as well, but can dogs even eat wasabi?

The short answer would be no, it’s not recommended to give your dog wasabi. In fact, according to ASPCA, it’s best not to give your dog any spicy foods at all.

The problem is that dogs have a lot more delicate constitution compared to us humans, and they cannot handle “hot” foods. If your dog would eat wasabi or anything else spicy, it would most likely give cause your dog diarrhea and abdominal discomfort and pain.

It's not recommended to let your dog eat wasabi or other spicy foods.

It’s not recommended to let your dog eat wasabi or other spicy foods.

So, to sum it up, it’s not recommended to let your dog eat wasabi, and it’s best to keep other spicy foods off your dog’s diet as well.

While a really small portion of wasabi would probably not cause any serious ill effects for your dog, it wouldn’t do her anything good either. And with so many good things to feed your dog, it wouldn’t make sense to give your dog something like wasabi that’s not good for her.

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