Yes, dogs can eat carob. Unlike chocolate, it doesn’t contain caffeine or theobromine; therefore, it’s totally safe for your dog to eat.
Native to the Mediterranean having been used for over 4,000 years, carob comes from the pods of the carob tree. When the pods are ready, the sweet pulp is extracted, roasted, and ground into a fine powder. It has a similar flavour to chocolate is less bitter and naturally sweeter.
The Benefits of Carob
Carob contains certain health benefits that make it a healthy and beneficial treat for your doggo. Carob is 100% natural, gluten-free and healthy for dogs that gives them great health benefits. Carob is high in vitamin B2, calcium, magnesium, and iron. Carob also contains vitamin B1, niacin and vitamin A.