can rabbits eat cashews?(benefits and risks)


 can rabbits eat cashews? (benefits and risks)

can rabbits eat cashews?

No, I do not advise you to give cashews to rabbits, because although it contains a lot of vitamins and vitamins that benefit rabbits, cashews also contain a high fat content that may cause rabbits a lot of health problems such as diarrhea, so I do not think that cashews will be a suitable food for rabbits

I advise you to always give vegetables to the rabbit, so the diet should consist mainly of vegetables with a small piece of fruit, and I do not advise you to give the rabbit snacks that humans eat such as nuts because it does more harm than good because of the high fat and sugar content and may cause the rabbit many health problems such as Diarrhea and obesity

Nutritional value

Nutritional value per 100 g
  1. Energy 553 kcal (2,310 kJ)
  2. Carbohydrates 30.19 g
  3. Starch 23.49 g
  4. Sugars 5.91 g
  5. Dietary fiber 3.3 g
  6. Fat 43.85 g
  7. Saturated 7.783 g
  8. Monounsaturated 23.797 g
  9. Polyunsaturated 7.845 g
  10. Protein
  11. 18.22 g
  12. Vitamin A 0 IU
  13. Thiamine (B1) 37%0.423 mg
  14. Riboflavin (B2) 5%0.058 mg
  15. Niacin (B3) 7%1.062 mg
  16. Pantothenic acid (B5) 17%0.86 mg
  17. Vitamin B6 32%0.417 mg
  18. Folate (B9) 6%25 μg
  19. Vitamin B12 0%0 μg
  20. Vitamin C 1%0.5 mg
  21. Vitamin D 0%0 μg
  22. Vitamin E 6%0.90 mg
  23. Vitamin K 32%34.1 μg
  24. Calcium 4%37 mg
  25. Copper 110%2.2 mg
  26. Iron 51%6.68 mg
  27. Magnesium 82%292 mg
  28. Manganese 79%1.66 mg
  29. Phosphorus 85%593 mg
  30. Potassium 14%660 mg
  31. Selenium 28%19.9 μg
  32. Sodium 1%12 mg
  33. Zinc 61%5.78 mg
  34. Water 5.20 g

are Cashews good for rabbits

Although cashews contain a high nutritional value, but it is not considered suitable for rabbits because cashews may cause the rabbit to have many health problems such as diarrhea and obesity due to the high fat content in it.

Also cashew nuts are not considered a basic meal, so the bunny will need to eat other food, and here is the problem because cashews may cause the rabbit to have bladder stones, and that if you give the rabbit another food with cashews that contains a high percentage of oxalate that prevents calcium from absorbing from the body and causes bladder stones also cashews do not contain a percentage High in vitamin C, which the rabbit needs a lot because he cannot produce it naturally

Some people advise that you only offer cashews once a month to the rabbit, so the decision is yours in the end

I do not advise you to give cashews to the rabbit because it may cause him many health problems such as diarrhea, obesity and suffocation, because cashews have a high fat content, some people think that you can give him cashews only once a month, but I do not think so, so the reader is for you In the end, but if you intend to give him cashew nuts, you should offer it to the rabbit only once a month, and you must break it into very small pieces so that the rabbit does not choke.