Toxic and Forbidden Foods
These foods are harmful or toxic to dogs and can cause extremely
serious health problems.
- When cooking something you and your dog will both be eating, salt
your food after it’s on your plate.
- Be sure it's completely cool as dogs gulp and hot food will burn
mouths, throats and stomachs.
- Dogs don't sweat, and can't metabolize salt.
Many of the following foods are also toxic to humans.
- All alcoholic beverages - highly toxic
- All forms of chocolate - highly toxic
- Fatty foods
- Moldy or spoiled foods
- Raisins and grapes - can cause death
- Yeast dough
- Avocado and the seed, guacamole
- All forms of coffee and tea
- Macadamia nuts
- Onions in all forms, onion powder - causes extreme anemia
- Salt - can not be metabolized
- Potatoes with green or greenish skin - also toxic to people