Can Dogs Eat Mushrooms?


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Feeding a dog mushrooms is acceptable if the mushrooms were purchased at a grocery store and are safe for human consumption. Nothing more than a small amount should be fed to the dog, as the risk of stomach issues like aches and vomiting increase the more mushrooms it is fed.

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Can Dogs Eat Mushrooms?
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Wild mushrooms are never acceptable to feed to a dog due to the risks of liver and kidney problems. More serious complications such as neurological issues and even death are possible. When feeding a dog store-bought mushrooms, it is best to avoid seasoning the mushrooms in any way. An inordinate amount of salt can be dangerous to dogs.

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