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28th March 2008, 01:20 AM
Please have a read through this informative article -- some of the dangerous items may surprise you! For example: there is cyanide in apple seeds! And raisins and grapes have a cumulative effect that can destroy the kidneys!


And remember:

Common signs of poisoning include muscle tremors or seizures; vomiting and diarrhea; drooling; redness of skin, ears and eyes; and swelling and bleeding.

If you suspect your pet has consumed, inhaled or come in contact with a toxic substance, stay calm and call for help immediately.

28th March 2008, 08:18 PM
Brilliant,thanks for this.

28th March 2008, 09:34 PM
And tomatoes are on the No list-gee whiz, what a bummer.

Cathy Moon
28th March 2008, 11:28 PM
Two more plants that are very toxic to dogs: Foxglove and Lily of the Valley. If you have Foxglove, please make sure your pets can't go near it.:thmbsup:

28th March 2008, 11:51 PM
Thanks for that Karlin, I didn't know about tomatoes either.

29th March 2008, 12:13 AM
Thanks, Karlin, for the article. Clears up some of the mysteries of what is safe and edible.

29th March 2008, 12:14 AM
:)Thanks for that Karlin.