Dates are nutritious and tasty snack that evey dog can enjoy. However, make sure that the dried dates are pitted before you give any to your dog. Eating seeds in general is not good for your dog. It can prove to be toxic or a choking hazard for your beloved pet. Dried dates is high in fiber, so a few pieces should be okay as a snack for dogs. Keep in mind that dates are high in sugar content, so giving too much of it is not healthy. It can also cause gassy or runny tummy for your beloved pet.