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Dangerous Foods For Dogs

Any time you think your dog may have eaten something dangerous please contact your veterinarian. These are a few examples of dangerous foods. There are also toxic house plants to be aware of. When in doubt always contact your veterinarian.

ASPCA Poison Control Hotline (888) 426 -4436 National Pet Poison Hotline (800) 213 – 6680

Here is a list of a few dangerous food and affects they can have on your pet:

  • Alcohol – May lead to comma, intoxication or death

  • Avocado – Contains Persin can cause vomiting or diarrhea

  • Raisin Currents – May lead to kidney failure

  • Cooked Bones – May lead to stomach lacerations

  • Walnuts and Macadamia Nuts – Affects the nervous system and can cause muscle damage

  • Onions and Garlic – May cause anemia and blood cell damage

  • Dairy – May cause diarrhea

  • Grapes – May cause kidney failure

  • Mushrooms – May cause shock and or death

  • Too Much Fatty Foods – May cause pancreatitis

  • Caffeine – Is toxic to the heart and nervous system may cause vomiting and diarrhea

  • Xylitol – Found in candy, gum and some peanut butter. May cause Hypoglycemia, liver failure and or death

  • Chocolate – Toxic to the nervous system and hearth. May cause death

  • Medications – (Tylenol or Advil) Can cause kidney failure and GI ulcers

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