When it comes to feeding Fido, only a select few dog owners have the power inside to resist that look of theirs that just cries out “please give me some of what you’re having! I’ll make you feel guilty for the rest of your life if you don’t!”.
Whether it’s something we’re preparing for breakfast, cooking up for lunch or dinner, or just eating for a snack, little Fido will almost always want to take part in the action with their favorite person in the entire world – YOU!
However, have you ever thought about whether or not what you’re giving your beloved pooch to eat is actually hurting their health? Have you ever thought about whether that homemade cookie you prepared the other day and gave to Fido has any ingredients that may very well be poisonous to dogs? Or possibly that fruit/vegetable you fed them the other day? Have you ever asked yourself whether any part of it is toxic to dogs?
As a matter of fact, each and every dog owner out there should be very well aware of specific foods & ingredients that are toxic and poisonous to dogs, which means they should remain off limits at all times as far as Fido is concerned.
The following infographic will let you in on all of these foods and ingredients, as well as what you should do in case your dog consumed any of them – so read along, save a copy of the infographic or even print one and stick it somewhere around the house so that it serves as a constant reminder!
Phew! There you have it! You now know which foods & ingredients veterinarians and experts always recommend you avoid feeding your dog, so put this information into practice to ensure that Fido always remains as safe as possible and stays out of harm’s way.
In addition to the infographic above, the following shortlist (sorted alphabetically) lists 86 articles we’ve written on this website that gives further information on specific foods and ingredients you may be considering feeding your dog – and dives deep into the details around why you should or why you shouldn’t be giving this to Fido.