Doctor Tecla Myrick from the Alachua County Animal Services talks about people foods that can be harmful to your pet.
She mentions that food thet may be healthy or fun for us to eat may not be healthy for animals, such as: raisins, onions, avacados, macadamia nuts, and baby food.
Myrick also mentions that chocolate is also dangerous for your pet. She says, "the darker the chocolate and the smaller the pet, the more toxic it could be".
If you have any questions or concerns, always ask your vet.
With Dr. Myrick today was:
My name is Champ and I am a neutered male- Brn Tabby.
The shelter staff thinks I am about 2 years old.
I have been at the shelter since June 19, 2013.
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