Walnuts as a food source?

Asked April 16, 2013, 10:04 AM EDT

I'm a veterinarian in Boerne, TX and a client has come across a large volume of food grade walnuts. They were wondering if the walnuts can be fed to ruminents- cattle and exotic hoof stock. Any contraindications?

Thanks!
Alison Gonsalves, DVM
Kendall County Equine

Kendall County Texas

1 Response

I refer you to Dr. Tam Garland, veterinary toxicologist in the Texas Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory at 979-845-3414, tgarland@tvmdl.tamu.edu.