What NOT to Feed Your Dog

(from What You Can & Cannot Feed Your Dog)

By Susan Breslow, former Head of Publications for the ASPCA and the author of the children's book "I Really Want a Dog."

Dangerous Fruits & Vegetables

  • Asparagus

  • Avocado

  • Broccoli

  • Cherries

  • Corn on the cob

  • Currants

  • Garlic

  • Grapes

  • Onions

  • Raisins

  • Raw potatoes

  • Rhubarb

Musts to Avoid

  • Cat food

  • Chocolate

  • Milk and dairy products

  • Macadamia and walnuts

  • Raw or undercooked meat, fish, eggs and bones

  • Fat trimmings

  • Anything that previously gave your pet diarrhea

Toxic 

  • Alcohol

  • Candy made with xylitol

  • Chewing gum

  • Coffee and tea

  • Beer and hops

  • Wine

  • Liquor

  • Salty snacks

  • Spicy foods

  • Tobacco

Household Dangers

  • Antifreeze

  • Batteries

  • Detergent

  • Fabric softener

  • Fertilizer

  • Gasoline

  • Hand sanitizer

  • Household chemicals and cleaners

  • Insecticide

  • Kerosene

  • Mothballs

  • Prescription and OTC drugs

  • String

CALL IMMEDIATELY FOR PROFESSIONAL HELP

Contact your veterinarian if you notice any of these poisoning symptoms:

  • Abnormal hyperactivity

  • Weak or wobbly walking

  • Persistent vomiting

  • Prolonged diarrhea or constipation

  • Restlessness

  • Seizures