01/6Toxic foods to not feed a dog

Toxic foods to not feed a dog

It is very important to take care of what your dog eats so that it doesn't end up eating something unhealthy which can harm the dog. You might think experimenting with various foods will give you a wider range of foods that you can feed your dog. But there are certain foods that you just can't risk your dog with. And also, if you have a dog, you must also research on the kind of foods you can feed to the dog rather than just experimenting with anything and everything. This list will help you know what all are the foods that you should definitely avoid feeding to your dog or any dogs for that matter.


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02/6Avocado

Avocado

Avocados contain a toxin called persin that can give dogs an intestinal problem if they eat this fruit. It is very important that your pet shouldn't feel dehydrated from the effects of this toxin and also that the dog can benefit from medication that the vet prescribes for its gastrointestinal issues.


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03/6Chocolate

Chocolate

If you have a dog at home, you must know that chocolates are not meant for them. The effect of chocolates on dogs can vary on the size of the dog and how much chocolate they have consumed. But make sure you keep chocolates away from dogs as they are toxic food for dogs.


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04/6Grapes and raisins

Grapes and raisins

Both of these can cause serious kidney damage in dogs which can be fatal. Research still has to find out about the exact substance in grapes and raisins that can cause dogs a reaction but being a dog parent, you must never feed them with this fruit.


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05/6Garlic

Garlic

Garlic is a big no-no when it comes to feeding dogs. It has thiosulphate in it which can damage the dog's blood cells and when they consume garlic, they can develop anemia. If at all your dog eats garlic by mistake, you need to get it out of their system so that they can recover.


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06/6Bacon

Bacon

Fatty foods like bacon is really unhealthy for dogs. This can cause stomach issues and pancreatitis. You as an owner should always keep in mind that dogs will have nutritional needs and a small piece of bacon should not be fed as a treat to your dog.


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