Animals process foods differently to humans which means that not all food safe for us to consume is safe for your pet to consume. Here is a list of foods to keep your furry & feathered friends away from as they are TOXIC!
TOXIC for dogs
Chocolate, onion, garlic, macadamia nuts, grapes, raisins, meat fat, avocado, stone fruits, potato peels, rhubarb leaves, spoiled food, alcohol, yeast dough, coffee grounds/beans, hops, tomato leaves & stems, broccoli, corn cobs, xylitol, salt & walnuts
TOXIC for cats
chocolate, caffeine, onions/garlic, grapes/raisins raw eggs, raw fish, mushrooms, bones from fish, dog food, Ponsietta, Easter Lilies, alcohol & xylitol.
TOXIC for Birds
Chocolate, apple seeds, avocado, onions, garlic, alcohol, mushrooms, tomato leaves, salt, caffeine, dried beans.
TOXIC for Guinea Pigs
Potato peels, raw beans (green beans are ok), cabbage, lettuce, cauliflower, shelled nuts or seeds, rhubarb, any type of meats, dairy products, chocolate & caffeine, alcohol, sugary foods, cheese & spicy foods
TOXIC for rabbits
beets, chocolate, corn, lettuce, legumes, nuts, onions, potatoes, seeds, broccoli, cabbage, aloe vera, avocado, azalea, bamboo, beans, mushrooms, sweet potato, alcohol, tomato leaves & vines & walnuts.
TOXIC for your Rats & Mice
Blue cheese, liquorice, raw dried beans or peanuts, sweet potato, red cabbage, brussel sprouts, green bananas and alcohol.
There are foods specifically designed for your little friend so come on into Brontosaurus and we can help with the best food for all your household pets, treats & all.