10 Food you must avoid giving your dog

Chocolate

Chocolate can contain a toxic substance called methylxanthines. These stimulants can slow down a dog's metabolism.

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Avocado

All parts of avocado contain a strain of fatty acids called persin. Large quantities of this fatty acid can be toxic to your dog.

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Garlic

Staples for the human diet. These favorite veggies can cause anaemia by killing your dog's red blood cells. Even a tiny amount can have a negative impact on her health.

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Raisins, Grapes 

In dogs, eating these seemingly innocent fruits (in fresh or dried) can lead to kidney failure. Yikes!

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Dairy Products

Although dogs can drink milk from mothers, they cannot consume any other type (cow or goat) of dairy products.

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Macadamia nuts

It's not clear what makes these nuts poisonous to dogs. Your puppy may be tempted by a macadamia cookie

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Sugary foods or drinks

If your dog is allowed to eat processed sugars, it will be the same as for humans.

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Caffeine

It is toxic for dogs. You may love a cup of coffee in the morning, but your dog should only drink tried-and-true water

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Yeast dough

When eaten raw, it can rise and ferment inside your dog's stomach.

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Yeast dough

When eaten raw, it can rise and ferment inside your dog's stomach.

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Salt

Too little salt can cause sodium ion poisoning and dehydration. You can give your dog some salt, but it is best to limit how much.

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