Thursday, January 14, 2016

What Fruit Can Dogs Eat?

Many everyday fruits that we eat are not safe for dogs and many are safe. Knowing what fruits dogs can eat can be very hard to remember. So this is a guide to safe fruits for dogs. Please not that this is just a guide and not all fruit products are included. Fruits such as grapes and raisins can cause kidney failure in dogs, so it is very important to avoid using these products.

Can my dog eat this fruit? Yes

  • Bananas (Rich in potassium and vitamin C)
  • Blueberries: (High in antioxidants)
  • Kiwis: (Good source of vitamin C and potassium)
  • Pineapple: (Try frozen for a cool treat)
  • Strawberries: (High in fiber and antioxidants)

Can my dog eat this fruit? Yes, but

  • Apples: (Don't let them eat the seeds)
  • Lemons: (They may not like the bitter taste)
  • Oranges: (They're high in natural sugar, give in moderation)
  • Peaches: (Remove the pit; it can casue intestinal blockage)
  • Watermelon: (Remove the ring first)

Can my dog eat this fruit? No

  • Avocados: (Can cause vomiting)
  • Cherries: (Can cause cyanide poisoning in large quantities)
  • Grapes: (Can casuse kidney failure)
  • Raisins: (Can cause kidney failure)
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Thursday, January 7, 2016

Animal Abuse is Now Classed as a Class A Felony

It has been a long time coming, and now in 2016 the FBI now will consdier animal cruelty cases to be a Class A felony. For the full article see Vice News The FBI Now Considers Animal Abuse a Class A Felony.