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Old 11-18-2012, 11:50 PM
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Can I give my 6 month old Chi a ham bone? There is no meat on it...just the bone.
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Cooked bones are a NO to me. They can splinter and are dangerous. I would never feed cooked bones to my chi.

Raw bones, on the other hand, are excellent for oral health and enjoyment. I choose non-weight baring bones because they are less likely to crack teeth, but that's a personal choice.


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Agreed - Raw, non weight-baring bones are fine, but never ever cooked bones.
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Thanks for the info!
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