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Is raw kale okay for dogs? Yes, dogs can safely eat kale. You can choose to add kale as a meal supplement or feed it to your pup as a tasty treat.
How much kale is bad for dogs? Because both broccoli and kale contain similar levels of this compound, they are both only considered safe for dogs if the total amount ingested is less than 10 percent of their daily intake. If your dog consumed over 25 percent of their intake, that’s when the kale may become potentially toxic.
Will kale upset a dog’s stomach? Kale also contains isothiocyanates. These are compounds that may lower the risk of cancer in humans. But in dogs, it can cause gastric irritation and in large amounts may be toxic. It’s safest to keep kale and other cruciferous vegetables to no more than 10% of your dog’s diet.
Can kale cause seizures in dogs? Thallium poisoning is a rare possibility for dogs that eat kale. It could cause symptoms such as trembling, seizures, elevated body temperature, and even death. However, a dog would need to eat a lot of kale or have it on a regular basis for this to occur.