Some foods that are considered good for people can be very dangerous for pets. The list below highlights some of the most common foods that can be dangerous to animals.

The following foods may be dangerous to your pet:

  • Alcoholic beverages 

  • Apple seeds 

  • Apricot pits 

  • Avocados

  • Cherry pits

  • Candy

  • Chocolate

  • Coffee 

  • Garlic

  • Grapes 

  • Gum 

  • Hops (used in home beer brewing) 

  • Macadamia nuts 

  • Moldy foods 

  • Mushroom plants 

  • Mustard seeds 

  • Onions and onion powder 

  • Peach pits 

  • Potato leaves and stems (green parts) 

  • Raisins 

  • Rhubarb leaves 

  • Salt 

  • Tea (because it contains caffeine) 

  • Tomato leaves and stems (green parts) 

  • Walnuts 

  • Xylitol (artificial sweetener that is toxic to pets)

  • Yeast dough