Poisonous Foods for Dogs

Chocolate (contains Theobromine)

Xylitol (sugar free gum, diabetic cakes and diet foods)

Onions and garlic

Pear Pips, the kernals of plumbs, peaches and apricots

Apple core pips (contains Cyanogenic Glycosides resulting in cyanide poisoning


Potato peelings and green looking potatoesRhubarb leaves

Moldy/spoiled eggs

Macadamia nuts/walnuts


Yeast dough

Coffee grounds, beans and tea (caffeine)

Milk (cause upset stomach and diarrhea)

Hops (used in brewing)

Tomato leaves and stems 

Broccoli in large amounts




Raisins and grapes (damages the kidneys)

Cigarettes, tobacco, cigars


Raw Potatoes

Turkey skin

Voltarin (In arthritis medication – very fatal)

Baby food (can contain onion)

Citrus oil

Fat trimmings (can cause pancreatitis) 

Human vitamins containing Iron (Can damage lining of the digestive system)

Large amounts of liver


Raw fish

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What dogs can eat!

Slices of apples, oranges, bananas, watermelon. Be sure to take out any seeds, stems, and leaves first

Cantaloupe, peaches, mango, pineapple

Blueberries, cranberries, raspberries, strawberries

Carrot sticks, green beans, cucumber slices, zucchini slices, celery, peas, spinach

Plain boiled chicken and white rice is a great bland diet for your dog to be on if he has an upset stomach