Can Yorkshire terriers eat cheese? Your beloved pet would, without hesitating, say yes!
In general, most cheese is non-toxic and is safe for your Yorkie to eat in small amounts, but this will depend on the individual dog.
However, that said, In this article, we will identify cheese that you should avoid giving to your little one, along with advice on when not to give cheese.
To maintain your Yorkie’s health and not make them unwell, it is advised not to give them blue cheese such as stilton and gorgonzola.
The ingredients used to make these types of cheese produce a substance that can be harmful to them.
If ingested, your Yorkie may have seizures, diarrhea and vomiting and will generally be unwell. Cheese with high-fat content can also affect dogs and show these symptoms.
Cheese should not be given to Yorkies showing any of these symptoms:
- Yorkies that are Lactose intolerant
- Yorkies that are overweight
- Concurrent stomach problems
- Ongoing health conditions such as kidney problems
If you give cheese to your Yorkie who has any of the above symptoms, then you may jeopardize the health of your Yorkie.
Warning: Always consult with your vet if you have any concerns regarding your Yorkie’s health.