Now here's a four-letter word that I can get behind. Food. Necessary to live, plus tasty and delicious.

Growing up when it came to a meal at the table, our dogs were right there wondering what was going on and why they couldn't be involved. They were ravenous when it came to any bites dropped whatsoever.

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There are many people I know that treat their dogs like family. I mean, honestly. Almost better than family. So why not feed them that way? Perhaps you prepare food and fix it daily for you and your family. But, what about your dog? The old same bowl of Kibbles n' Bits? Now, I know what you might be thinking. I'm not saying you should take Spot out for a nice filet mignon or anything. But did you know there are human foods dogs enjoy and are safe?

It's true. Dogs have a different digestive system than humans but that doesn't mean they can't enjoy some tasty treats as we do. These foods can provide your dog with many nutrients and vitamins. An article from Medical News Today reveals which ones. Scroll along and we'll check out 11 human foods that are also safe for your dog.

Look: 12 Human Foods That Are Good For Dogs - Find Out Which Ones

The above is a good sample of great food that my dogs sure love from time to time. The key is moderation. Many of these ideas are perfect as a treat or reward.

However, on the other side of the coin, there is food that you should never ever give to dogs as they're toxic. Keep scrolling to see which ones.

12 Toxic Foods That You Should NEVER Feed Your Dog

While we're all aware of certain foods that will cause a threat, there are others that may come as quite a surprise. We break down what symptoms to watch out for and why these foods should be avoided.

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