Contains substances called theobromine and caffeine, which can be toxic to dogs and cats. Dark chocolate is more dangerous than milk chocolate.
Even small amounts of grapes or raisins can cause kidney failure in dogs.
An artificial sweetener found in sugar-free gum, candy, and some baked goods. It can cause a rapid release of insulin, leading to hypoglycemia (low blood sugar) and liver failure in dogs.
Contain compounds that can damage red blood cells and cause anemia in dogs and cats. This includes raw, cooked, and powdered forms.
Can cause alcohol poisoning in pets, leading to symptoms like vomiting, diarrhea, decreased coordination, central nervous system depression, and even death.
Some common plants like lilies, azaleas, rhododendrons, and poinsettias are toxic to pets. Ingesting them can lead to various health issues.
It has a sweet taste that attracts pets, but even a small amount can cause kidney failure and be fatal.
Many human medications, including over-the-counter drugs like ibuprofen and acetaminophen, can be harmful or deadly to pets.