- Not a substitute for professional veterinary help.
Maybe. Cinnamon is non-toxic to dogs, in small amounts. It may even offer health benefits, but should only be consumed in moderation. In large quantities, it may cause irritation, low blood sugar, or even liver disease. Powdered cinnamon can be included in healthy dog treats. If your dog consumes multiple cinnamon sticks, monitor them carefully and call your vet.
If your dog eats multiple cinnamon sticks, seek veterinary care if you notice these symptoms:
- Rapid heart rate
- Sores in the mouth
- Difficulty breathing
We offer a collection of articles on foods that are safe, dangerous or even toxic for dogs to eat, including vegetables, dairy, bread, and junk food. There is a wide variety of “human food” that is healthy for your dog to eat, while others are considered toxic and dangerous. Check out which fruits and veg are good for your dog and which spices and seasonings are ok to give to your furry little buddy. We’ve created these articles to ensure you’re informed on feeding your dog a wonderfully varied diet while learning the limitations of a dog’s sensitive digestive system.