Are cooked Brussel sprouts good for dogs? Brussels sprouts are healthy, low-calorie treats that dogs seem to love. As long as you’re serving your dog plain, fresh, and cooked sprouts, Brussels sprouts are a tasty addition to your dog’s dinner bowl (or an excellent quick snack).
How much Brussel sprouts can a dog eat? It’s best to limit a serving of Brussels sprouts to a moderate amount. One to four pieces depending on the size of your dog and the size of the Brussels sprouts is plenty. For large sprouts as pictured here, half of one for small dogs and up to two for a large dog would be plenty.
Do Brussel sprouts make dogs fart? Raw Brussel sprouts will make dogs farts because they contain a chemical called isothiocyanate. While isothiocyanate does help the dog’s digestive system, it also comes at the price of stinky dog farts.
Why does my dog love Brussels sprouts? Manganese, potassium, and folate also round out this nutritious food. All of these vitamins and minerals have wonderful health benefits for your dog and will keep them healthy, strong, and happy! Brussel sprouts also contain two very special compounds called sulforaphane and indole-3-carbinol.