FDA Warns Dog Owners Sugar Substitute In People Food Can Be Deadly For Dogs
By Space Coast Daily // July 15, 2019
xylitol can be deadly for dogs
ABOVE VIDEO: Xylitol and Dogs, A Deadly Combination.
(FOX 13) – The federal government warns xylitol, a sugar substitute for people food, could be deadly for your best four-legged buddy.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a warning that foods that contain the sugar substitute xylitol can cause dogs to vomit, suffer seizures, tremors and even death within an hour of ingesting it.
The sweetener is often used in breath mints, toothpaste, sugarless gum and desserts, chewable vitamins, dietary supplements, some peanut and nut butters to name a few products.
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