Foods you should never feed your dog

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10 human foods dogs can’t eat

Most dog owners tend to feed their dog with human food from time to time. But you have to wonder, are there any human foods that are bad for your dog? Yes, there are quite a lot of them actually. With that in mind, here you can find a quick list of some of the best human foods dog can’t eat!

Avocado

Avocado isn’t good for dogs because it has persin and that’s toxic for dogs. So, you want to avoid it as much as you can. Plus, avocados can even be a choking hazard for dogs, which makes it even more frightening and challenging to begin with!

Avocado
Avocado. Image from Pexels

Sugary Food

You may like sugar a lot, but your dog doesn’t. It’s not good for the dog health, not to mention it can also cause problems such as dental issues, diabetes and so on. Keep your dog away from sugary foods, just to be safe!

Raisins and grapes

Grapes may sound delicious for you, but they can cause kidney problems for a dog. Not only that, but dogs can also deal with lethargy due to this, some even die. So, don’t feed your dog grapes or raisins.

Baked goods

Baked goods lead to liver failures and a drop in blood sugar for dogs. Just like grapes, this can also lead to death and a loss of coordination. Making sure that you check the list of ingredients is important, but staying away from these is still important, just to be safe.

Eggs

Eggs are ok for your dogs but only if they are cooked or boiled. Raw eggs, in particular, can cause skin conditions. Staying away from these is very important as it will help your dog remain healthy in the long term.

Eggs
Eggs. Image from Pexels

Dairy products

Dogs are lactose intolerant. So, you can’t feed them this sort of thing without having to deal with any type of repercussions in the long term. Avoid dairy products, even if they sound great for your dog.

Onion and garlic

These destroy the red cells of your dog and in the long run, this will even lead to anemia. It’s important to note that small doses can even lead to poisoning and your dog will become very weak fast.

Onion and Garlic
Onion and Garlic. Image from Pexels

Salty foods

Having too much salt in your system isn’t ok, and it’s not good for your dog. It will lead to excessive urination and a constant thirst for your dog. Then the dog will deal with diarrhea, seizures and so on.

Bacon

Bacon can cause pancreatitis in dogs, not to mention these foods tend to have a lot of salt. So, your dog will also encounter some of the problems listed above too.

Chocolate

We already talked about some sweets and sugar, but chocolate, in particular, is bad for dogs. It can lead to pancreatitis, it can also bring in front issues like tremors, seizures, diarrhea, vomiting and abnormal heart rhythms.

If you want your dog to stay healthy, avoid these foods as much as you can. Opt for a healthy diet and make sure that you stay away from most of the human foods. Do that, and your dog will be able to avoid any health issues!

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