Certain foods, in moderation/limited quantities are safe for dogs to eat; however, the quantity depends on the size/breed of your dog and if your dog has allergies, it is better to avoid certain foods. For example, like people, dogs can be lactose intolerant, and may not tolerate cheese well.
Small portions of lower fat, lower sodium cheeses are okay to feed your dog. Many times owners like to use cheese as a means to hide pills so their dogs will take them.
Other popular human foods owners like to feed their pets that are “safe” include:
Foods to avoid at all costs include:
If you are considering cooking for your dog instead of feeding your dog store bought dog food, you should ask your veterinarian what types of proteins and vegetables/fruits are recommended for a balanced diet, in order to keep your pet healthy.