Can Dogs Eat Tomato Paste?

Can Dogs Eat Tomato Paste?

Warning! You should not attempt to feed tomato paste to your dog for a couple of reasons.

Tomato paste has the following which are bad for a dogs health:

  • High in sugar content
  • High in salt content
  • Can contain garlic
  • Can contain onions
  • It is highly processed

Firstly garlic and onions are toxic to a dog and in larger doses can even kill a dog so these ingredients need to be avoided at all costs when it comes to a dogs diet and what they eat.

Additionally dogs should not be eating food that is highly processed because it has little to no nutritional value for them. It can just make them lazy and gain weight.

As well dogs should not be eating a lot of foods that contain a lot of sugar or salt because its bad for their health and can cause weight gain along with a variety of health issues.


No, dogs cannot eat tomato paste at all as part of their diet and you should not attempt to feed this to your dog. If you were to give your dog a little treat of human food make sure it does not contain any tomato paste as its bad for their health.