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Have you ever wondered, “Can dogs eat mango?” The answer is yes, they can. This fruit is full of vitamins and safe for your dog to consume, as long as it’s peeled and the pit is removed. It’s important to note that you should only give your dog mango in moderation.

Is Mango Good for Dogs?

Mango is high in fiber, as well as vitamins A, B6, C, and E, making it quite nutritious for both humans and dogs. The snack is also sweet, so your dog will probably love it. When ripe, the fruit is soft, but you should still cut it into small pieces to avoid a choking hazard.

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Possible Dangers of Eating Mango

Before feeding your dog mango, peel it and remove the pit. While dogs can technically eat the skin, it can be difficult to digest, so it’s best to remove it beforehand. Mango pits, on the other hand, can be a serious choking hazard and get stuck in your dog’s digestive tract. The pit of a mango also contains small amounts of cyanide.

If your dog happens to swallow a mango pit, there’s a chance that it could pass through their body without difficulty. But if you notice a change in their eating habits, call your veterinarian right away.

Lastly, you should be careful not to give your dog too much mango. Too much of any fruit or vegetable can cause bellyaches and diarrhea. If you have questions or concerns about feeding your dog mango, consult a veterinarian.

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