Can dogs eat Oranges?

can dogs eat orangesYes

Overview

dog-food-safety-information

Oranges are safe for dogs to eat, but some pooches might not be fond of their strong citrus scent. Nevertheless, oranges yield many nutrient benefits to dogs, including vitamin C, potassium, and fiber. As long as these fruits are served in moderation, adverse effects should not occur.

Benefits

health-benefits
  • Oranges are an excellent source of vitamin C and dietary fiber.
  • The fruit contains antioxidants that help strengthen the dog's immune system.
  • Oranges are full of nutrients and minerals.

Risks

health-risks
  • Orange peels are difficult for dogs to digest and may cause an upset stomach.
health-risks-dog

Servings

serving-suggestions
  • Peel the orange and remove the seeds. Give your dog a couple of orange segments as an occasional treat.

Articles by food type

what fruits can dogs eat

Fruit & Veg

herbs for dogs

Herbs & Spices

can dogs eat pumpkin seeds

Nuts & Seeds

can dogs eat grains

Grains

can dogs eat raw meat

Meat & Offal

can dogs eat seafood

Seafood

can dogs eat egg and dairy

Egg & Dairy

can dogs eat human food

Human Food

Diet & Recipes

Diet & Recipes