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Old 11-26-2005, 06:50 PM   #1
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Hey is dog food or cat food safe for humans to eat? I mean if its hard to get by and you need to eat something.. will they harm you? Nice to have some meat over some ramen noodles huh?
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Old 11-26-2005, 06:51 PM   #2
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cat and dog food are allowed to have more "critters" in it.
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Old 11-26-2005, 06:52 PM   #3
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Old 11-26-2005, 06:52 PM   #4
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If it doesn't kill the dog, it's not going to kill you
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Old 11-26-2005, 06:52 PM   #5
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the expensive kinds are probably better than hot dogs...
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Old 11-26-2005, 06:53 PM   #6
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Yeah, it's safe to eat. Mizers do it all the time.
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Old 11-26-2005, 06:53 PM   #7
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We were playing poker at a friend's house - loser had to eat 5 dog treats.
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Old 11-26-2005, 06:53 PM   #8
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Cat food is part of my retirement plan...
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Old 11-26-2005, 06:53 PM   #9
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i had to eat dog food back in 'nam
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Old 11-26-2005, 06:55 PM   #10
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I am a poor senior citizen and have dog food for almost every meal.

I do add a salad, however.

Once you get used to it, it's not that bad.

edit 12-26: I hope you know I was kidding.
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Old 11-26-2005, 06:55 PM   #11
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One time I opened up our pantry and I saw some bacon in there, and I just thought "cool, bacon" and I took a piece out of the yellow packaging and took a bite............. and then I thought "it tastes like bacon!" and immediately after that thought "it tastes like bacon"I didn't get sick or anything, but the package says "unsafe for human consumption"
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Old 11-26-2005, 06:56 PM   #12
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Those dog pellets are actually pretty good. It's sort of like they got pieces of bread, made them crispy, and added a beef/pepper flavor to it.
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Old 11-26-2005, 06:56 PM   #13
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I ate a kitty biscuit kinda thing once, I woudlnt go near the meatmush tho
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Old 11-26-2005, 06:57 PM   #14
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I am a poor senior citizen and have dog food for almost every meal.

I do add a salad, however.

Once you get used to it, it's not that bad.
If you don't stare directly at it, Iams in milk looks a lot like Coco Puffs...
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Old 11-26-2005, 06:59 PM   #15
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in an emergency i guesso, but otherwise its just probably way lower grade than human food. dogs and cats have those short digestive systems that let em lick and mouth most anything without getting sick like we would
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Old 11-26-2005, 06:59 PM   #16
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This reminds me of Scooby Doo...

I guess they're not too bad just dont boil them in water into that mush stuff...
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Old 11-26-2005, 06:59 PM   #17
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I ate a kitty biscuit kinda thing once, I woudlnt go near the meatmush tho
I was referring to the meat in the can stuff. Wonder if thats ok to eat.
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Old 11-26-2005, 07:05 PM   #18
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Yep... they're edible. And they put a nice shine on my hair too.
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Old 11-26-2005, 07:08 PM   #19
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I think the biscuit things are cornmeal, and the canned stuff is the meat processing stuff not suitable for humans. Believe it or not, it does NOT go into hotdogs!
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Check out the ingredients in THIS stuff and THIS stuff.
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Old 11-26-2005, 07:14 PM   #21
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My friend has a big can that has "BEEF" stamped on it.

On the side in small letters it says:

"Suitable for animal or military consumption"
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Old 11-26-2005, 07:16 PM   #22
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I love how they all list Ash.
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Old 11-26-2005, 07:30 PM   #24
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I just had some of my dog's cracker this evening. The ingredients read were things you found in human food.
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Dog food includes all sorts of dead animals that died on the farm, offal, hair, etc etc. They aren't fit for human consumption, but it's highly unlikely that it'll hurt you.
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