Dangerous Foods

Many items on our tables and in our homes are toxic to our pets. If eaten, some can cause severe illness and even death. If your pet eats any of the items on the list below, you should call your regular veterinarian, your local emergency veterinarian, or an animal poison control hotline immediately for guidance!

  • Grapes and raisins (can cause acute renal failure)
  • Onions and Onion Powder
  • Chocolate (all forms, but especially dark and unsweetened)
  • Alcoholic Beverages (as little as an ounce of 20 to 40 proof alcohol can put your dog in a coma)
  • Yeast Dough
  • Tea and Coffee (all components - not just brewed)
  • Avocados (toxic to birds, mice, rabbits, horses, cattle, and dairy goats)
  • Macadamia Nuts
  • Hops (used in home brewing kits)
  • Cigarettes/Cigars