There are various food items which are harmful to the Chihuahua’s health and if you leave some food on the table then there are chances that your dog will approach it. So there is need to take special care of your puppy as there are a number of food items which are dangerous not only for the Chihuahua but for all dogs. The Chihuahua is considered more vulnerable because it is small in size and a little negligence might cause serious health issue. Owners must know about the following food that is harmful to their dog.
Chocolate: Chocolate is the most dangerous food for the dogs specially for the Chihuahua. The considerable amount of dose even kill the dog. The baker’s chocolate is the most unsafe type of chocolate for the dogs. The Chihuahua is the smallest dog breed across the world, therefore it is very fragile and one ounce of the baker’s chocolate is enough to kill the Chihuahua that is under 6 pounds.
Onions: The onion is not safe for your puppy as it can cause anemia that is a serious health disease in which the destruction of red blood cells take place. As a result diarrhea, vomiting, respiratory issues, tiredness and at times death occur.
Milk, cheese, and dairy products: The digestive system of the Chihuahua can’t tolerate the milk or milk products because milk contains lactose which cause vomiting and diarrhea. Additionally, the milk, cheese or other dairy products contain high amount of fat that might cause diabetes, heart disease or obesity to the little Chihuahua.
Grapes: The owners should not give grapes to the Chihuahua because of its harmful effects. Within two hours after consuming the grapes, the Chihuahua experience diarrhea and vomiting. In the severe case kidney failure also occurs.