No! Acorns contain gallotanins that are not safe for dogs if ingested. Dogs that eat acorns can experience various stomach and digestive issues. Acorns can also cause abdominal obstruction, internal damage, and kidney disease. Call your vet if your dog has eaten any acorns.
Symptoms to Watch For
- Abdominal discomfort or pain
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The information provided in this article is not a substitute for professional veterinary help.