Just One Bite: Understanding Pet Safe Foods and Avoiding Toxins

Slice of lemon with vitamin C - strange food for young dogYou are in the kitchen and suddenly glance over to see “the look” – the one that just begs for a bite of your sandwich or a dollop of those cheesy potatoes. Our pets are experts at begging, and we often feel compelled to give in. But, what people foods are pet safe foods?

Because of the health complications associated with pet obesity, many pet owners have become wary of feeding their pets the occasional people food items. In general, this is a wise approach. Many foods we eat can be toxic to pets and cause other problems, such as pancreatitis, to arise. Continue…