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my cat ate a jalapeno is my cat going to be ok

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my cat ate a jalapeno is my cat going to be ok?
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Scott replied 8 years ago.
Hell there,

You may see some vomiting and diarrhea. The pepper is not toxic. If the cat stops eating or gets diarrhea that won't resolve, I would have your vet examine the cat.
If you haven't seen anything by now, you should be in the clear.

Hope this helps,

Dr. Scott