What happens if a dog eats French fries? Salt poisoning: Small dogs that eat a lot of salty fries are most at risk. Symptoms include confusion, seizures, vomiting, diarrhea, fever, drunk-like behavior, and coma, among others. Bloat: The high fat in fries can cause some dogs’ stomachs to twist in on themselves and fill with gas. Large breeds are more at risk.
Is potato fries safe for dogs? If you do feed your dog a potato, it should be baked or boiled, with nothing added to it. Potatoes fried in oil, such as French fries or potato chips, or potatoes with butter or salt added to them are not healthy for dogs.
Can dogs eat McDonald’s fries? While McDonald fries are certainly delicious, they are not meant for dogs. The problem with them is that they are both high in fat and salt, and fatty foods cause pancreatitis in dogs.
How many fries can a dog eat? You shouldn’t feed your pup french fries every day since too many fries can give him an upset stomach and lead to dehydration, weight gain or pancreatitis. “If you do want to share french fries with your dog, it is best just to give them one or two and only a few times a week,” Dr. Ochoa said.