Can dogs eat Cashews?

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Benefits

health-benefits
  • Cashews are high in protein, which helps support muscle health.
  • Cashew nuts are also high in fat and rich in nutrients like Vitamins E and K and essential minerals such as calcium, magnesium, and zinc.
  • Cashews are an excellent source of dietary fiber, making digestion easier for dogs.

Risks

health-risks
  • Cashews contain fewer fats than other nuts, but the fat content is still high.
  • Excessive long-term cashew consumption can lead to health problems, like obesity and pancreatitis in dogs.
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Servings

serving-suggestions
  • If you choose to give cashews to your dog, only serve plain and salt-free cashews.
  • Serve in strict moderation as an occasional treat.

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