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Health Tip: Avoid Feeding These Foods to Pets

-- As millions of pet owners in America can attest, pets can make a great addition to your family.

But it's important to know that some people foods could harm a furry friend, says the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.

Toxic-to-pet foods can include, but are not limited to:

  • Alcohol.
  • Avocado.
  • Chocolate or coffee.
  • Coconut.
  • Grapes or raisins.
  • Nuts.
  • Milk and other dairy.
  • Onions or garlic.
  • Raw meat or eggs.
  • Yeast dough.

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Posted: April 2019

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