Maybe not. Pistachios aren’t toxic to your dog, but they’re not recommended. They’re high in fat, and they contain a mold that puts your dog at risk for liver damage. Nuts, in general, can give your dog an upset stomach or cause an intestinal obstruction leading to more serious digestive issues. In addition, the shell is a choking hazard.
Symptoms to Watch For
If your dog has eaten a large number of pistachios, watch for these symptoms:
- Greasy stools
For More Information
We’ve got tons of articles about which foods are safe or dangerous for your dog, from common snacks to fruits. You might also be interested in “Can My Dog Eat Tree Nuts?”
The information provided in this article is not a substitute for professional veterinary help.