Table of Contents
What happens if a dog eats a peach? In small, cut-up pieces the flesh of a peach is safe for your dog. But, like any food that’s not a regular part of his diet, peaches can cause some stomach upset, most commonly temporary diarrhea.
Why are peaches toxic to dogs? The fleshy fruit is fine to share, but you’ll want to remove the pit and dispose of it safely. Peach pits contain cyanide which would be toxic to your dog if ingested.
How much peach can a dog eat? Avoid feeding your four-legged pal whole peaches.
These sweet fruits are high in natural sugars and quite acidic, which means that 2-3 slices are more than enough. Due to the high sugar content, peaches are higher in calories than some other fruits.
Which fruits should be avoided for dogs?
- Avocado. This fruit contains persin, a toxin that makes dogs throw up and have diarrhea.
- Cherries. Cherry pits contain cyanide.
- Grapes. Grapes can cause sudden kidney failure in dogs.
- Tomatoes. The green parts of the tomato plant have solanine, which is toxic to dogs.