Oct 10, Welcome To Our Complete Guide To Cheese For Dogs! Can Dogs Eat Cheese? What Types Of Cheese Are Safe, And In What Quantities?. Jun 1, Avoid super-rich, fatty cheeses that can be harder for dogs to digest and can contribute to weight gain (cream cheese may fall under this. We try to keep our dogs on their canine diets but sometimes we just can't Opt for low or reduced fat varieties and don't overfeed, as many cheeses can be high .