Can Dogs Eat Flax Seeds?

Can Dogs Eat Flax Seeds?

Many people believe that flax seeds are great for their diet as it provides them with many nutritional benefits.

Some of those benefits include:

  • Dietary fiber
  • manganese
  • Vitamin B1
  • Alpha-linolenic acid (also known as ALA)
  • Omega-3

But the question remainsĀ can dogs eat flax seedsĀ as well?

Yes, dogs can eat flax seeds and they actually do have some good benefits for dogs as well.

It can help a dog to have a good coat and skin.

Ideally to prepare flax seeds for your dog you should grind up the seeds right before you feed it to your dog as it can go rancid quickly.

Other tip is to make sure that you store the flax seeds in the fridge in a tight dark container to keep them fresh for your dog.