Fruit from Gingko tree toxic for Dogs

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by farmchick897, Nov 18, 2016.

  1. farmchick897

    farmchick897 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 20, 2010
    Just so nobody else has to go through what I did, Gingko fruit is toxic!! Now, my big dogs have eaten it and I see the seeds in their poop and never thought in the 10 years we lived here that the tree is a problem. But my new puppy who was only 10 lbs ate a bunch of fruit (seeds and all) and she started having seizures. Also, another thing I learned.. wear gloves when picking up the fruit as it acts like poison ivy. [​IMG]
  2. FridayYet

    FridayYet Innocent Bystander

    Mar 3, 2011
    The Land of Enchantment
    Good to know, thanks for sharing. We've only planted Male trees, so never had a problem.

    Almost lost a dog to Sago Palm poisoning, but that's another story.......

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