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Will marshmallows hurt a dog if they eat them?

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Will marshmallows hurt a dog if they eat them?
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What does the dog weigh?

How many were ingested?

How long ago were they ingested?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
She weighs about 60-70lbs. Shelves them and gets about 20 mini marshmallows every night. Last night.
Marshmallows are not toxic to dogs but the sugar can cause diarrhea if enough is ingested. In a dog that size it is unlikely that amount should not cause problems. If there has been no diarrhea at this point it is unlikely you will see any.
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