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My dog -a Labrador- has eaten approx 100 gr of dried dates

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My dog -a Labrador- has eaten approx 100 gr of dried dates ( stoneless) will this harm him??
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. Altman replied 2 years ago.

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As long as they are without the pit you should be alright but the quantity ingested might cause some gi upset including diarrhea, reduced appetite, perhaps even vomiting but they are not toxic

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For his next meal you might want to reduce the quantity by 50% and add in some white rice to reduce the risk of diarrhea and settle his stomach a little bit

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But luckily dates are not toxic to your Lab and he should be just fine in a few days...

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