Maybe. Persimmons are safe for your dog to eat and are full of vitamins C and A. However, the seeds and pit can cause intestinal blockage leading to various digestive problems. The seeds and pit aren’t toxic, and they must be removed if you feed your dog a persimmon. In addition, dogs that eat too many persimmons may have diarrhea.
If your dog has eaten the seeds or pit of a persimmon, watch for these symptoms:
- Abdominal pain
- Loss of appetite
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The information provided in this article is not a substitute for professional veterinary help.