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My husband gives our 10 week old cockapoo milk left in the…

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My husband gives our 10 week old cockapoo milk left in the cereal bowl..is milk good for dogs or not?

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. What seems to be the problem with the Cockapoo?

No problem re the dog...the question relates to milk..should a dog eat/drink milk?

Veterinarian's Assistant: What is the Cockapoo's name?

Megan

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Megan?

No, she's doing just fine

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Richard Rawling,
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Hi, i`m Richard, a Veterinarian from the UK. Hopefully I can help today.

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Dog Veterinarian: Richard Rawling,
 replied 8 months ago

Mill is not necessarily bad for dogs but it can cause diarrhea. There is nothing toxic or poisonous or "bad" about milk for the dogs digestive system, but they don`t always tolerate it well. I don`t think your husband is causing harm giving milk from the cereal bowl, however if she develops signs of diarrhea, then it would certainly be worth stopping this habit.

Encouraging her to eat/drink from human bowls/plates/cups etc can be a problem with scavenging and counter surfing, so bear this in mind!

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