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I have given my mouse a walnut and didn't realise they were

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I have given my mouse a walnut and didn't realise they were poisonous for them- what should I do?
JA: I'll do all I can to help. Did you see what your mouse ate?
Customer: about 2 mm of walnut out of a shell
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about your mouse?
Customer: no
Submitted: 10 days ago.
Category: Vet
Expert:  Dr Chris replied 10 days ago.

Hi, Welcome to Just Answer. I'm Chris, a small animal Vet based in the UK. I am reviewing your question and will get back to you as soon as possible

Expert:  Dr Chris replied 10 days ago.

It is my understanding that normal brown walnuts pose very little risk, black walnuts (a different variety) are more dangerous.

Either way such a tiny piece is unlikely to cause any harm so I would try not to worry, he should be absolutely fine.

I hope that puts your mind at rest?

Best wishes.

Chris