Dangerous Foods for Dogs

It’s only natural for dogs to be curious. But their curiosity can get them into trouble when they get into areas where you store household items such as medicine and detergents. Many common household items that you use everyday can be harmful, and sometimes even lethal, to your dog.
 

This is a list of foods that are harmful to your dog. It is not an exhaustive list. if your dog ingests any of these it may cause vomiting, abdominal pain and/or diarrhea. If anything like this were to happen our advice is to take your dog to your vet. As an alternative you can call the Pet Poison Helpline.

  • Wild cherry
  • Almond
  • Apricot
  • Balsam Pear
  • Japanese Plum
  • May cause varied reactions:
  • Yeast dough
  • Coffee grounds
  • Macadamia nuts
  • Tomato and potato leaves and stems
  • Avocados
  • Onions and onion powder
  • Grapes
  • Raisins
  • Chocolate
  • Pear and peach kernels
  • Mushrooms (if also toxic to humans)
  • Rhubarb
  • Spinach
  • Alcohol