Chocolate and Dogs Don't Mix
In February, our thoughts turn to our loved ones and ... chocolate! Who doesn’t love that heart-shaped box full of chocolate candies? Not I! However, warm, romantic gestures involving chocolately sweets should be shared between humans. Can we consider giving our pets a piece of chocolate candy? No! Absolutely not! Chocolate is toxic to dogs. It contains the chemicals Theobromide and Caffeine, both classified as Methylxanthines. Dogs are particularly sensitive to this class of chemicals and...
Victoria Heritage, R.Ph., Customer Care Pharmacist
2/14/2012 5:52:00 PM