No Bones (or bone treats) About It: Reasons Not To Give Your Dog Bones
Story Date: 11/21/2017


If you’re planning to give your dog a stocking full of “bone treats” this holiday season, you may want to reconsider. Bone treats are natural bones that have been processed, sometimes flavored, and packaged for dogs.

Giving your dog a bone treat might lead to an unexpected trip to your veterinarian, a possible emergency surgery, or even death for your pet.

Learn more about the dangers of bones and bone treats, and some tips for keeping your dog safe.

NC Veterinary Medical Association
1611 Jones Franklin Road, Suite 108
Raleigh, NC 27606-3376
Tel: (919) 851-5850
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