Why Does Chocolate Kill Dogs?


Chocolate has the ability to kill a dog when it is taken in large doses. Chocolates contain a chemical substance known as theobromine which is toxic to dogs. Dogs get affected when they take between 100 to 150 milligrams of chocolate per kilogram of their body weight.
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A chemical in chocolate called theobromine is what causes dogs to get sick or die. It
What ever ingredients is in the chocolates poisions the dog. But you can get doggy chocolate that is OK for them.
Not Medical Advice: Chocolate contains a chemical called theobromine, which is toxic to dogs. It can kill them if ingested. It speeds up their heartrate. Ask us
Chocolate contains theobromine, which acts as a stimulant. In humans, the effect is similar to that of caffeine, but a dog's body does not metabolize theobromine quickly. This prolongs
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It is not safe for dogs to eat chocolate.
Chocolate can contain high amounts of fat and caffeine-like stimulants known as methylxanthines. If ingested in significant amounts, chocolate can potentially produce clinical effects in dogs ranging from... More >>
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