Is your pup extra excited to go for daily walks? With the arrival of trillions of cicadas, dogs may feel the urge to try these noisy, crunchy, novel little critters. You can’t blame your pup for wanting a taste, or two, or three. But is it safe for dogs to snack on cicadas? We tried to answer this question.

As we are just a few more weeks away until these noisy insects disappear, make sure to keep an extra eye on your pup. While cicadas have made headlines for being an excellent source of protein, this may just be one recipe that you can’t share with your furry friends.