Can dogs eat Mango?

can dogs eat mangoYes

Overview

dog-food-safety-information

Yes, mango is a tasty and nutritious treat for dogs. This fruit is packed with antioxidants, vitamins, and minerals. It is important to peel and pit mangoes before serving. Their skin and pits are choking hazards that can also cause stomach blockage in dogs.

Benefits

health-benefits
  • Mango is rich in vitamins A, B6, C, and E and loaded with fiber. It helps improve the dog's immune system and digestive health.
  • Mango is high in polyphenols, which function as antioxidants and protect the cells from being damaged.

Risks

health-risks
  • The mango pit contains cyanide, which is toxic to dogs.
  • Excessive consumption can cause stomachache and diarrhea.
  • Mango peel is difficult for dogs to digest. If swallowed, it can cause a blockage in the gastrointestinal tract.
health-risks-dog

Servings

serving-suggestions
  • Ripe mangoes are eaten raw or frozen.
  • Remove the skin and the pit, and feed the ripe fleshy meat to your dog in moderation.

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