No! Macadamia nuts aren’t safe for your dog. The toxin in these nuts is not yet known; however, the consumption of just a few of these nuts leads to a nonfatal illness with symptoms of muscle weakness, vomiting, and a high temperature. Call your vet immediately if your dog has eaten macadamia nuts.
Symptoms to Watch For
If your dog has eaten macadamia nuts, watch for these symptoms:
- Seizures or tremors
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The information provided in this article is not a substitute for professional veterinary help.