Treated seed corn

Asked May 12, 2016, 3:10 PM EDT

Will treated seed corn harm dogs if they ingest one or two pieces?

Sabine County Texas

1 Response

Hello,

I would suggest contacting your veterinarian or the manufacturer of the seed corn to check on the specific one your dog consumed. It's recommended that pets be kept from treated seeds. Here is a fact sheet on the types of treated seeds and safe handling.
http://www.extension.umn.edu/agriculture/pesticide-safety/resources/Safe_Handling_Treated_Seed.pdf

Lisa