Maybe. Green bell peppers are healthy for dogs and contain vitamins A, C, and lots of antioxidants. While green bell peppers boost your dog’s immune system and reduce inflammation, spicy green peppers are not recommended for your dog.
Capsaicin is found in chili peppers and acts as an irritant for dogs. Jalapenos are also not recommended. Dogs that eat more than a few pieces of these spicy peppers can experience mild to severe digestive issues.
Symptoms to Watch For
If your dog eats a spicy green pepper, watch for these symptoms:
- Upset stomach
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The information provided in this article is not a substitute for professional veterinary help.