Can dogs eat Blood oranges?

can dogs eat blood orangesYes

Overview

dog-food-safety-information

Yes, blood oranges are healthy treats for dogs. They contain immune-boosting nutrients such as vitamin A, vitamin C, and other powerful antioxidants. Because blood oranges are full of natural sugar, give blood oranges to dogs in moderation.

Benefits

health-benefits
  • Blood oranges are high in vitamin C, vitamin A, potassium, and dietary fiber.
  • Blood oranges are rich in antioxidants that help protect against diseases in dogs.

Risks

health-risks
  • Blood oranges contain citrus oils that may cause skin allergies and irritation in dogs.
  • The fruit is highly acidic, and excessive consumption may cause stomach upset in dogs.
health-risks-dog

Servings

serving-suggestions
  • Peel the skin and remove the seeds. Give a wedge or half a wedge of blood orange as an occasional treat to your dog, depending on your dog's size.

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