The Foods Which Should Not Be Given To Your Dogs

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Keeping a dog is not an easy task. You have to be very careful in knowing its likes and dislikes. You should know what things are not good for him / her. Many food items are not good for dog and these should never be given. If by mistake you gave some food, which should not be given, then immediately contact your veterinarian.

To be on a safe side here is the article which you must read for the betterment of your understanding of your dog and his/her habits.

  1. Chocolate

You must be wondered how this is bad for your dog but it is. Chocolate contains a stimulant called theobromine which acts as a poison for dogs.

  1. Food containing alcohols

You must be very particular about alcohol as it is very harmful for dogs. Any product you give to your dog should be checked weather it contains alcohol or not.

  1. Yeast dough

Yes, yeast dough should not be given to your dog as it accumulates gas in your pet.

  1. Salty foods

Salty foods increases thirst in dogs and increases their urine count.

  1. Blue cheese

Blue cheese is very dangerous to dogs. They cause vomiting to dogs.

  1. Milk

Milk is a very bad choice for any dog as it can affect him by diarrhoea or some other digestive problems.

  1. Nuts

Nuts are a deadly food for your dog as it can cause diarrhoea and vomiting both to the dog.

  1. Coconut

The oil present in coconut makes dogs have loose stool.

  1. Coconut oil

Same problem like coconut.

  1. Caffeine

Caffeine is also a stimulant. It is very poisonous for your dogs. If it is consumed in large parts can make the situation worse.

  1. Grapes and raisins

There is a substance in these two foods which make them not a good consumable food for your dog.

  1. Bones

Many of us give bones to our dog but you should know that this is not at all a good idea. Bones have a rough surface which can choke the dog, and cause difficulty in breathing.

Also many bones contain bad micro-organisms which make the dog sick. So it is advisable not to give bones to dog. However there are some bones that are made for dogs and they can be given to them without any hesitation.


Here I listed only some of the important foods which should not be given to your dogs. If you want to know about any other food then please contact us by filling the contact form. We will help you in the best possible manner.

And as always thanks for reading.