Common Pet Toxins

YOU WOULD BE SURPRISED HOW MANY COMMON FOODS/ITEMS ARE ACTUALLY TOXIC TO PETS. CHECK OUT OUR LIST BELOW TO KEEP THOSE FUR BABIES SAFE!


Common Pet Toxins


1. Chocolate


2. Sugar free gum and candy


3. Grapes and raisins


4. Caffeine


5. Fatty scraps


6. Onions, garlic, and chives


7. Macadamia nuts


8. Unbaked yeast dough


9. Alcohol


10. Table salt


11. Lilies


12. Household cleaners


13. Flea and tick spot-on products for dogs (pyrethroid based)


14. Antidepressants


15. NSAID's


16. Prescription ADD/ADHD medications


17. Over the counter cough, cold, and allergy medications


18. Some houseplants


19. Household insecticides


20. Glow sticks and glow jewelry


21. Xylitol (sugarless sweetener)


22. Mouse/rat poison


23. Insect bait stations


24. Prescription ADD/ADHD medications


25. Glucosamine joint supplements


26. Oxygen absorbers and silica gel packets


If you suspect your pet has been poisoned, contact us immediately. If it is after hours, contact the Pet Emergency Clinic at 509-326-6670.