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2 Common Ingredients Horrible for Dogs

By April 24, 2013March 26th, 2015No Comments

That’s right you guessed it— kitchen cooking staples onions and garlic no are horrible for your dog to ingest. Onions and garlic in all forms — powdered, raw, cooked, or dehydrated — can destroy a dog’s red blood cells, leading to anemia. That can happen even with the onion powder found in some baby food. An occasional small dose is probably OK. But just eating a large quantity once or eating smaller amounts regularly can cause poisoning. Symptoms of anemia include weakness, vomiting, little interest in food, dullness, and breathlessness.

This article was excerpted from and reposted by New York Dog Nanny.


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