Can Dogs Eat Coconut? Coconut’s Nutritional Value as a Dog Food

A Miniature Poodle with coconut

Yes, dogs can eat coconut. Some nutrients found in coconut include fiber, lauric acid, antioxidants, and manganese. These help with digestion, strengthen immunity, heal damaged cells, and improve metabolic functioning, respectively.  However, it’s important to feed coconut in moderation, as it’s high in calories and fat. In addition, the hard shell of the coconut can … Read more