Dog Toxins & Poisons

Poisons are not always obvious. Some dangerous temptations may be closer to your dog than you know.

xylitol can make dogs like this pug sick Dog Toxins & Poisons
Popular Xylitol Products that can Poison Your Dog
Xylitol, commonly included in toothpastes, sugar-free gum, and other oral care products, can be deadly for dogs.
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Vet giving a dog a pill Dog Toxins & Poisons
Are Long Term Pain Medications (NSAIDS) Safe for Dogs?
You might have heard frightening things about long term pain medication use, now learn the truth from an expert.
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Dog laying next to a mushroom Dog Toxins & Poisons
Dogs and Mushrooms: Are They Poisonous?
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson's recent tragedy reminds us just how dangerous some mushrooms can be. Learn what you need to know to protect your dog.
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Dog about to eat peanut butter Dog Toxins & Poisons
This Popular Peanut Butter Ingredient Could Kill Your Dog
It’s a deadly toxin and one that most pet parents don’t know about. Learn what popular peanut butter brands are toxic for dogs, and why.
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NSAID Medications and Dogs Dog Toxins & Poisons
NSAID Medications and Dogs 101
Nonsteroid anti-inflammatory medications, also called NSAIDs, are primarily used to treat pain in veterinary medicine. Learn more about the side effects of NSAIDs, when and how they should be used and questions to ask your vet.
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Top 5 Most Damaging Kidney Toxins for Dogs Dog Toxins & Poisons
Top 5 Most Damaging Kidney Toxins for Dogs
There are many poisons out there, but which ones spell disaster for your cat's kidneys? Learn what they are and how to avoid them from Dr. Justine Lee.
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Your Pet & Venomous Snakes: Part II Dog Toxins & Poisons
Your Pet & Venomous Snakes: Part II
Venomous snakebites are emergencies. If a rattlesnake bites your pet take them to a veterinary clinic immediately. If possible, call your veterinarian to ensure they have anti-venom available.
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Dogs and Picnic Dangers Dog Toxins & Poisons
Dogs and Picnic Dangers
Make sure your friends and family are aware of these risks to your dog, and advise them to never feed your dog any snacks without your permission.
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Household Cleaning Products and Your Pet: What You Should Know About Dog Toxins & Poisons
Household Cleaning Products and Your Pet: What You Should Know About
There are certain cleaning products in your house can be really dangerous to dogs and cats.
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Little dog looking up Dog Toxins & Poisons
Scruffy’s Easter Egg Disaster: A Case for Training Dogs to Sit Politely Instead of Counter-Surfing
It was Easter Sunday and Scruffy the scrappy fox terrier was having a good day. His family and a few familiar friends were over for some fun, kid-friendly festivities.
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