Is it safe for dogs to eat Deer antlers? Deer antlers are completely safe for your dog to chew and will provide a stimulating and nutritious snack they’ll keep coming back to. Unwrapping an antler for the first time to hand to your doggo can be daunting.
Why are antlers not good for dogs? Antlers that break or splinter can get lodged in your dog’s mouth, throat, or intestines, causing dangerous blockages that could require emergency surgery.
Can Deer antlers make dogs sick? Can Antlers Make Dogs Sick? Antlers are natural products, and if they have been prepared properly, they should not contain anything nasty that can be toxic to your dog or make them sick. However, chewing antlers can still make your dog unwell.
Do antlers wear down dog’s teeth? The reason dogs love antlers is the tasty/healthy marrow on the inside. For those worried about their pup’s teeth, I recommend starting with a “soft” core. The antler will wear down quickly, but it will also be easiest on teeth.