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Xylitol: Products sweetened with Xylitol are toxic to dogs

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I just received this important news release from the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals in New York. If you have a dog, please read it and pay very close attention what it says. Your dog will appreciate it. /Gary

No Sugar Coating: Products Sweetened With Xylitol Are Toxic To Dogs

ASPCA warns that the number of xylitol-related cases is increasing – sugar-free chewing gums, candies, baked goods among products

The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals today reminded animal lovers and pet parents that xylitol, a sweetener found in certain sugar-free chewing gums, candies, baked goods, toothpaste, and other products can potentially cause serious and even life-threatening problems for pets.
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Posted on Wednesday, April 28th, 2010
Under: dogs, Xylitol | 3 Comments »