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I think our dog had a giant palm seed in her mouth do not

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I think our dog had a giant palm seed in her mouth do not think she ate it i got it in time but she was out there and could have had some before one leaf was off but not chewed, not sure she is acting normal that was 15 minutes ago no symptoms yet watch should i watch for and what should i do if something happens
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
soon in case this is a urgent problem!
Expert:  Dr. John replied 1 year ago.

Hello. Thanks for writing in. My name is***** and I would be happy to help you. Sorry no one has gotten to you yet. You can relax, though, the Giant Palm Tree is not considered toxic to dogs. Other species of the palm, especially Sago Palms, are extremely toxic, but the Giant Palm is not. There shouldn't be anything to worry about here. Always monitor for any vomiting, diarrhea, lack of appetite or abdominal pain; but I would be surprised if you see any problems. Please let me know if you have any other questions or concerns. Hope this helps.

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Expert:  Dr. John replied 1 year ago.
Hi Carol,
I'm just following up on our conversation about Daisy. How is everything going?
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