A List of 41 Human Foods Beagles Can Eat


human food beagles can eat

Not all human food is safe for dogs. Food items that you eat daily can be toxic for your Beagle.

However, many human food items can actually be healthy and nutritious for dogs. But finding them can be a tedious task.

So I decided to consult a professional Dog Nutriotist and put together a list of all the human foods that beagles can eat.

Plain Popcorn

can beagles eat popcorn

It is safe for your beagle to eat plain and unsalted popcorn in small quantities. But avoid feeding your beagle popcorn with butter, salt, oil, or any other topping.

Salmon

can beagles eat salmon

Beagles can eat salmon as long as it is cooked and boneless. They are loaded with protein, vitamins, and other nutrients. Salmon also contains omega-3 fatty acids that are good for your beagle’s coat. It also helps boost immunity.

Never feed raw or undercooked salmon to your beagle. Raw salmon can be fatal. Also, make sure to remove bones to prevent choking.

Bread

can beagles eat bread

Beagles can eat plain wheat bread in moderation. But make sure the bread does not contain any other ingredients which could be harmful to a dog.

Eggs

can beagles eat egg

Beagles can eat eggs. They are an excellent source of protein, vitamins, and other nutrients. However, avoid feeding raw eggs to prevent the risk of salmonella exposure.

The healthiest way to feed the egg to your beagle is by boiling them

Cheese

beagle eating cheese

Beagles can eat cheese occasionally in moderation. Cheese is an excellent source of calcium protein. However, it is high in fats and sodium, which can be unhealthy for your beagle.

Most beagles love cheese. You can use it as a high-value treat; just make sure to feed them in moderation.

Do not feed cheese if your beagle is one of the following:

  • Lactose intolerant.
  • Overweight.
  • Has upset stomach.
  • Has kidney problem.

Pineapple

can beagles eat pineapple

Beagles can eat fresh pineapple occasionally in moderation. Pineapple is an excellent source of vitamins, antioxidants, and other nutrients. However, feeding too much can result in nausea and diarrhea.

Watermelon

watermelon

Beagles can eat watermelon without its rinds and seeds. Watermelon is a rich source of vitamins and nutrients. The juicy fruit can help keep your dog hydrated.

Just make sure to remove its seeds and rinds as they may cause digestive issues to your beagle.

Blackberries

Beagles can eat blackberries. They are an excellent source of vitamins, antioxidants, and other nutrients. Being low in calories, Blackberries make an excellent and healthy treat for your dog.

It is safe to feed few blackberries every day to your beagle.

Corn

Beagles can eat corn. They are loaded with protein, antioxidants, vitamins, and other nutrients which are healthy for dogs. It is safe to feed 1 to 2 tablespoons of corn a day without cobs.

Green Peas

Beagles can eat green peas. They are low in calories and high in nutrients, making them a healthy option for treats. Just make sure that the green peas are plain and sodium-free.

Oatmeal

oatmeal

Beagles can eat oatmeal as long as it’s plain and cooked. They are high in fiber, vitamins, and minerals. But avoid giving uncooked or flavored oatmeal.

To cook the oatmeal, you can use water instead of milk to keep the calorie count under control.

Apple

Beagles can eat apples. Apples are rich in fiber, antioxidants, and other nutrients, making them an excellent snack for your hound. It can also help clean your beagle’s teeth and keep their breath fresh.

Avoid feeding them seeds, and they contain a small amount of cyanide which is not suitable for dogs.

Chicken

Beagles can eat chicken. It is an excellent source of protein for your dog.  In fact, chicken is one of the most common ingredients used in dog foods. Just make sure to remove bones and cook the chicken before giving it to your dog.

It is necessary to remove bones as they pose choking risks. And avoid feeding raw meat to prevent salmonella infection in your dog.

Broccoli

Beagles can eat cooked as well as raw broccoli in moderation. It is low in calories and high in fiber and vitamin C. However, feeding too much broccoli can lead to digestive issues.

Sweet Potatoes

Beagles can eat sweet potatoes in moderation. They are high in fiber and loaded with vitamins and minerals. So you can occasionally treat your beagle with sweet potatoes in moderation.

Coconut Meat

While coconut water is not advised for dogs, your beagle can eat coconut meat occasionally. They can also consume coconut oil in moderation.

Pork

Beagles can eat cooked, plain pork without salt, spices, or seasoning. However, raw or undercooked pork is not safe for your beagle.

You should also avoid giving processed pork like ham and bacon to your dog, as they may contain a high amount of salt.

Carrots

Beagles can eat carrots. Carrots are low in calories and an excellent source of fiber, potassium, and various vitamins. This makes them a healthy snack for your beagle.

You can give cooked as well as raw carrots. Just make sure to cut them into small pieces to avoid choking.

Mango

Beagles can eat mangoes. They are packed with vitamins and minerals, making them a healthy treat for canines. However, the skin should be peeled, and the pit should be removed before feeding mango to your beagle.

Milk

Milk is safe for your beagle if giving in small quantities. A few tablespoons of milk occasionally should be fine to consume. However, drinking too much milk can lead to an upset stomach, gas, and vomiting.

If your beagle is lactose intolerant, altogether avoid giving them milk.

Turkey

Beagles can eat plain, boneless turkey meat, which is well cooked. It is a common ingredient in dog foods because of its high protein and other nutritional values. However, you must prevent giving turkey that is seasoned, stuffed, or undercooked.

Our thanksgiving turkeys are not usually safe for dogs. They are stuffed with ingredients that can be harmful to canines.

Follow these steps to make the turkey safe for your beagle:

  • No skin.
  • Feed them only turkey meat.
  • Do not stuff the turkey.
  • Make sure the turkey is well cooked. Raw and uncooked turkey can make your beagle sick.
  • No bones.

Rice

Beagles can eat plain white and brown rice after it’s cooked. However, rice is a high-carb food, and it can lead to weight gain.

Beef

Beagles can eat plain beef. It is an excellent source of protein and other healthy nutrients for your dog.

However, the beef should be plain, without salt, sauces, or seasoning.

Bananas

Beagles can eat bananas. They are high in fiber, vitamins, and other nutrients. However, due to their high sugar levels, bananas should be fed in moderation occasionally.

Strawberries

It is safe to treat your beagle with strawberries occasionally. They are antioxidant-rich fruits with many other healthy nutrients.

Oranges

Beagles can eat oranges in moderation. They are packed with nutrients and low in calories. Just make sure to peel the skin, remove the seeds and feed only the pulp.

Peanuts

Beagles can eat plain, unsalted peanuts. However, feeding too much can cause an upset stomach.

Mushrooms

Plain mushrooms bought from stores are safe for beagles to eat. However, make sure they do have any added ingredients like onion or salt. Additionally, some wild mushrooms can be toxic for dogs.

Potatoes

Beagles can eat plain and cooked potatoes in moderation. However, feeding raw potatoes can be dangerous for your hound.

Celery

Beagles can eat celery in moderation. They are low in calories and packed with healthy nutrients.

Shrimp

Beagles can eat plain, cooked shrimp occasionally. They are low in fat and calories and packed with vitamins and minerals. But due to their high cholesterol levels, it is recommended to give shrimp to your beagle in moderation.

Fish

Beagles can eat many varieties of fishes like tuna, whitefish, cod, and salmon. They are loaded with proteins and other nutrients. But make sure to cook the fish and remove bones before giving it to your pet.

Ham

Beagles can eat ham. However, it is recommended to give it occasionally in small quantities due to its high sodium level.

Honey

Beagles can eat honey occasionally in small quantities. It is packed with various vitamins like A, B, C, D, E, and K. However, it is advised to feed it occasionally in limited quantity due to its high sugar content.

Yogurt

Beagles can eat plain yogurt without any artificial preservatives and sweeteners. However, yogurt may not suit your beagle’s stomach if they are lactose intolerant.

Peaches

Beagles can eat peaches occasionally in moderation. They are a good source of vitamins and fiber. However, the put should be removed to prevent choking hazards.

Lobster

Beagles can eat cooked lobster which is cleaned of their shell. However, lobsters are high in sodium and should be served occasionally in small quantities.

Soy

Beagles can eat soy. It is an excellent source of plant-based protein. However, many dogs are allergic to soy, so look for any allergic reactions after feeding it for first few times.

Plain Pasta

Beagles can eat cooked, plain pasta. Pasta is predominantly made of egg and flour, which are safe for dogs.

Pasta with any kind of sauce and toppings should not be fed to dogs. It can be dangerous for them.

Squash

Beagles can eat cooked and plain squash. It is low in calories and packed with vitamins making it a healthy snack that your dog can enjoy occasionally.

Chicken broth

Beagles can eat the chicken broth. However, store-bought broths often contain ingredients like onion and garlic that are harmful to dogs. Nevertheless, you can use Chicken broth occasionally to make your dog’s food tasty.

Final Thoughts

Before giving any new food to your beagle, please test it out by giving it in small quantities. Make sure your dog doesn’t have any allergies.

And most importantly, consult your veterinarian before giving any food to your beagle.

Raaj Mehta

I am a parent of two adorable beagles and I share everything I learn about them, along with lots of tips, tricks, and advice.

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