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Are seeds poisonous to dogs? JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Did

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are kumquat seeds poisonous to dogs?
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Did you see what the dog ate?
Customer: I found three seeds that were chewed on
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about the dog?
Customer: She looks okay for now. She just ate them as far as I know.
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 5 months ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 5 months ago.

No, no parts of the kumquat are toxic to dogs although any citrus fruit has the potential to cause vomiting, diarrhea, and depression in dogs. This is more commonly seen with oranges, lemons and limes, however. There's no need to induce emesis or treat your dog in any manner. Please respond with further questions or concerns if you wish.

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