Pet Tip: Dangerous foods

Chocolate, macadamia nuts, avocados … These foods may sound delicious to us, but they’re actually quite dangerous for our animal companions. The list of top toxic “people foods” that nutrition experts have identified to avoid feeding pets includes chocolate, coffee, alcohol, milk, salt and onions. You can read about these and other foods that are bad for animals here.If you suspect your pet has eaten any of the listed foods, try to determine the amount ingested and call the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center at 888.426.4435 or your veterinarian.