We are often posed the question, "What kind of treat is good for my dog?'. Many of the commercially made dog biscuits, jerkies, etc.. have sugar, artificial colors and preservatives that are not good choices for your pet. If you want to get away from dog junk-food treats and give him/her something more healthy, then you can try a fruit or vegetable. But some are not safe for your dog, so be sure to check the list.
Dr. Anthony Oddo likes to promote green beans. Keep them frozen, dogs like them that way as a crunchy treat. Besides being packed with vitamins, green beans have fiber to help with satiety. Green beans are also great to use as treats for overweight dogs.
Cucumbers have very few carbohydrates, fats and oils and are shown to boost energy. Another great treat for overweight dogs!This website will help you choose some other safe fruits and vegetables. https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/fruits-vegetables-dogs-can-and-cant-eat/