What happens if a dog eats a pork bone?
Bone Splinter Damage One of the more serious risks associated with feeding bones to your pup is that the bone can splinter in the mouth as it is being swallowed. A sharp edge on a splintered bone can easily cause a perforation in the intestine as it is being digested. This can lead to internal bleeding.
Can dogs eat pork leg bones?
No, pork bones are unsafe for your dog. Cooked and uncooked pork bones can splinter into shards, which can cause: Choking. Damaging the mouth, throat, and intestines.
What raw bones can dogs eat?
Most raw bones that have not been cooked are edible for dogs. Raw chicken, turkey, lamb, or beef bones are soft enough to chew, eat, and digest. That said, with all bones, there is a risk of choking if your dog swallows without thoroughly chewing, and bones that are too hard can cause damage to the teeth.