There will be confusion always for people, what to feed your dogs. Many people are not aware of what things to feed their Dogs.
In order to evade you from feeding unwanted foods to your dogs, we have given a list of foods which are to be avoided for your dogs.
We have come across the saying that chocolates are dangerous for dogs. In chocolates, there is a chemical substance called theobromine which is a stimulant. It causes vomiting, abnormal heart beat, diarrhea and even death for dogs. Theobromine is closely related to caffeine, one of the substances in chocolates which are very toxic.
So any products related to caffeine must be avoided for your pets. Only a piece of chocolate alone is enough to toxicate your dog. The symptoms will be seen after feeding few hours.
Like humans, alcohol is also dangerous for dogs. Alcohol affects the lever and brain of the dogs. It causes many side effects to them as humans. Only a small quantity of alcohol is enough to down your dog’s health.
Raw Fish or Meat
As we have seen that many dogs are eating the raw meat. But it’s dangerous for dogs as raw meat or fish carry salmonella and parasites.
Bones are one of the tastiest foods for dogs. But if they consume the bone pieces, it will lead to lacerations in the digestive tract.
Avocados are toxic to dogs as it contains a substance called persin.
Macadamia Nuts contains a toxic substance which causes stiffness, vomiting and weakness.
Garlic and Onions
Onions destroy the red blood cells of dogs and put them to the risk of anemia.
Raisins and Grapes
Both raisins and Grapes are too harmful to dogs as it leads to kidney failure. You can witness this by continuous vomiting followed by lethargy in dogs.
After consuming dough by a dog, the dough starts to rise in their stomach causing severe pain and even rupture their stomach.
Xylitol is a sweetener which can be found in toothpaste, candy, gum and some common foods which causes insulin spike and leads to liver failure.