- Not a substitute for professional veterinary help.
No. For one thing, dogs don’t enjoy the taste of sour citrus fruits like limes and lemons. More importantly, limes are toxic to dogs. Contact with or consumption of any part of the lime — leaves, peel, or fruit — can cause illness.
Symptoms to Look For
Dogs are unlikely to eat a lime voluntarily. If your pet does get ahold of one, be sure to call your vet if you notice:
- Unusual light sensitivity
For More Information
We’ve got so many articles about foods that are safe, dangerous or even toxic for dogs to eat. There is a huge 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 here and which spices and seasonings are ok to give to your furry little buddy here. 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.